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Looking for insider information and reviews about all of the cultural events happening on and around Long Island? From Art Exhibits, to Music Festivals, to Craft Shows, and everything in between – Long Island’s Arts & Culture Articles have everything you’ll want to know about what's happening in the art world right here on Long Island.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Big Laughs, Roller Skating, Theater and Easter Parades

Easter is right around the corner! On top of the many Easter celebrations, enjoy comedy shows, theater performance and much more on Long Island!

Amazing Easter Eggs - Decorating Ideas You've Been Hunting For!

Try something different this year by checking out these festive Easter egg decorating ideas!

Spring Break Staycations: Make the Best of Spring Break on a Budget

Not planning a huge getaway for the coming spring break? Take a look at all of the great local events and attractions Long Island has to offer for your staycation.

Colorful & Fun Easter Crafts the Whole Family can Get Egg-cited About!

Check out these fun Easter craft ideas perfect for the whole family to enjoy together!

Thank Your Librarian: April Holidays That Show Libraries Appreciation

Part of our taxes is funding our local libraries which provide use with not only books, but films, programs, and means of research. So, show some appreciation this month to your library!

Creative Long Islanders: Local Art Events

There is a ton of activities you can do on Long Island and, in addition, you can see the creativity of local artist. Check out some upcoming art events and see how talented Long Island is!

Juried Photography Exhibition at Mills Pond House Gallery Highlights the Aesthetic and Artistic Side of Photography

The Smithtown Township Arts Council is pleased to announce its 33rd Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, which will be on view at the Mills Pond House Gallery Saturday, April 5 through Sunday, May 4, 2014.

Keep the Luck o' the Irish With You Year Round: How to Preserve a Four Leaf Clover!

If you're lucky enough to find a four leaf clover, be sure to preserve it by following the steps below!

Hot Spots: St. Patty’s Day Bar Crawl, Bowling Benefit Event and Other Entertainment

Kick start St. Patty's Day celebrations this weekend with several events on Long Island. There's also plenty of other entertainment to enjoy!

Get Out Your Hamantaschen and Graggers: Purim Events 2014

Saturday March 15th through March 16th is the Jewish event, Purim. Purim is a celebratory event and there are many celebrations taking place on Long Island.

The Truth Behind St. Patrick’s Day Folklore, Traditions, and Symbolism

Why do we put up pictures of three-leaved clovers, or small red-haired men in celebration of Saint Patrick's Day? Find out why in this guide to the folklore, traditions, and symbolism of Saint Paddy's Day.

Shamrock ‘n’ Roll: Where to Hear Irish Music to Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day

Get in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day and check out some of these concerts to enjoy traditional and non-traditional Irish music!

Statue of Liberty and Other World Heritage Sites to Be Underwater with Rising Sea Level Threat Due to Global Warming, Study Finds

The impact of global warming may eventually hit natural and cultural heritage sites like the Statue of Liberty, the Tower of London and the Sydney Opera House -- submerging them underwater, according to a new study.

Celebrate National Craft Month with Simple Spring Projects for Kids of All Ages!

Put your creative side to the test this month during National Craft Month!

LongIsland.com's 2014 March Family Fun Guide: St. Pat's, Mardi Gras & More!

From celebrating Mardis Gras to getting the luck of the Irish for St. Patrick’s Day, spring forward with LongIsland.com’s 2014 March Entertainment Guide packed with fun-filled activities everyone can enjoy!

Coffee Talk with Joey Kramer: Aerosmith’s Legendary Drummer-Turned-Coffee Master

The highly decorated Rock n’ Roll Drummer discussed his new project—Rockin’ and Roastin’ Coffee—with LongIsland.com before a special event scheduled for February 22.

Presidents' Week Museum Events for All

There are many choices you can make when planning your activities for the week. Consider going to a local museum and take advantage of the events going on there this week!

Keeping the Kids Busy This Presidents' Day Weekend and Week

With most of Long Island children off from school, it might be difficult to think of what to do with your kids all week. Check out all the events going on this weekend and next week for ...

President's Day Things to Do: Ways to Kick Back and Relax over the Three-Day Weekend

Check out LongIsland.com's Things to Do and Events Calendar to put together a getaway for a day--without going away!

Hot Spots: Brad Paisley, Ballet & Theater Performances and More in the Latest Weekly Watch

This week's Hot Spots is complete with performances of love and romance, music entertainment from American country music talent Brad Paisley, and much more!
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