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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.

Local Haunted Houses to Get Your Heart Racing

Give yourself some thrills and chills at a haunted house or spooky walk through the woods!

FBI New York Facilitates Return of Stolen Painting to Oysterponds Historical Society, Seeks Public Assistance Locating Other Stolen Items

On September 29, 2015, FBI New York’s Art Crime Team returned the Bark Washington painting to the Oysterponds Historical Society in Orient, New York, after it was stolen more than 14 years ago.

Long Islanders Gear Up For the 4th Annual Arts Alive LI Celebration to Help Boost the Local Economy

Long Island Arts Alliance and Bank of America are proud to announce Arts Alive LI 2015 – a unique collaborative initiative that aligns with regional priorities to help Long Island become culturally and economically richer, a more ...

LongIsland.com’s 2015 October Family Fun Guide: Tricks and Treats at LI’s Festivals, Hikes, and Spooky Halloween Haunts

Make the most out of October by scheduling your month full of Fall Festivals and Halloween fun!

Port-To-Port Art Exchange Exhibit - October 6-18, 2015

The first Port-to-Port Art Exchange was between Port Jefferson and Bridgeport CT in November of 2013. Greater Port Jefferson-Northern Brookhaven Arts Council is delighted to announce that this exceptional program will be presented in 2015 on Long ...

A Record Unlike Anything Else - Legendary Singer Meat Loaf Discusses His Past and Future with LongIsland.com

The multi-platinum recording artist and actor sat down to discuss his rich history and upcoming album with LonIsland.com before his November tour.

16 Usdan Art Students Are Prizewinners in Embracing Our Differences Competition

Sixteen visual arts students from Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts have been selected as prizewinners in the 2015 Embracing Our Differences competition, sponsored by the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity and Human Understanding, ...

LongIsland.com's 2015 Halloween Guide: Spooktacular Fun with Haunted Houses, Trick-or-Treating & More!

Get ready for a ton of Halloween entertainment fun on Long Island this season! We have you covered on all angles for those into big scares to kid-friendly Halloween adventures.

2015's Unforgettable Fall Festivals and Craft Fairs

This fall, see anything from 18th and 19th century traditions to thousands of jack o' lanterns all lit for an unbelievable spectacle!

LongIsland.com’s 2015 September Family Fun Guide: Apple Picking, Town Fairs, 5Ks, and More Ways to Keep Active in Autumn!

School is back in session, but there is plenty of fun to be had on the weekends and after school!

Cornelia Hernes, Stephen Bauman, and Steve Forster: Selected Works A Group Exhibition at Hersh Fine Art, September 19-November 30, 2015

Hersh Fine Art, of the Long Island Academy of Fine Art, is pleased to present a group exhibition of drawings and paintings by Cornelia Hernes, Stephen Bauman, and Steve Forster.

American Merchant Marine Museum Reopens – World War II Japanese Surrender Sword Analyzed by Metropolitan Museum of Art Expert

August 25, 2015. The American Merchant Marine Museum at the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at Kings Point reopens to the public, Tuesday, September 1, after renovations.

LongIsland.com’s 2015 Labor Day Weekend Guide to Complete Summer Activities

Labor Day Weekend is right around the corner! Complete the rest of your summer with these festivities and events.

Usdan Center/Bethpage Scholars in the Arts Program: Bethpage Federal Credit Union Supports Music Study at Usdan for 5th Year

For the fifth year, talented Long Island music students received a unique opportunity to study and perform at Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts.

Mangano: Now Accepting Entries For The Annual Blue Ribbon Contest For The Long Island Fair

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that entries for the Annual Blue Ribbon Contest at the Long Island Fair are now being accepted.

Take a Tour of Long Island’s Historic Homes and Sights

Explore Long Island's rich history by taking a guided tour of one of the many historic homes, lighthouses, and other buildings!

Get Your Audition On! Teen Workshop Master Classes to Help You Get the Part - August 11 & 25

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce The Teen Master Classes in Sag Harbor on August 11 with Associate Artistic Director, Will Pomerantz and August 25 with Artistic Director, Scott ...

Where to Watch Summer Outdoor Movies Under the Stars

Save money on going to the movies by seeing movies on the big screen outside!

LongIsland.com’s August 2015 Family Fun Guide: Street Festivals and More Fun to Toast the End of Summer!

Make the most of the last month of summer vacation with these great fairs, festivals, and outdoor events!

Unleash Your Inner Artist at LI's Paint Night Events

Paint nights are great for beginner painters, or people who just want to try something new in a friendly atmosphere.
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