This weekend (July 15-17th) in Patchogue is where the Great South Bay Music Festival will be held for the 5th year. The festival takes place at Shorefront Park. With 3 days full of music, food, arts and crafts and excitement, this event is one that you will not want to miss. The Great South Bay Music Festival is the largest of its kind on Long Island. It features over 45 musical artists on three stages, consisting of local up and coming artists as well as top line acts such as Hot Tuna and 38 Special. For those that are into Arts & Crafts, the “Artisan Market” features a diverse collection of hand-made and imported pieces of work. LongIsland.com will be there as a Sponsor of this grand event and feature two opportunities for people to win prizes. Individuals will be able to enter a raffle to win a $100.00 restaurant gift certificate and businesses will have an opportunity to win one year of free advertising on LongIsland.com. The Festival begins Friday at 4:30 pm and runs through Sunday at 9:30 pm. Admission for the festival is $26.99 for one day if you buy your tickets online and $30.50 for one day from the box office. For a weekend pass, it is $61.00 online and $70.50 from the box office, all for general admission. For general questions about the festival, visit their website at http://greatsouthbaymusicfestival.com/index.html. They can also be reached by calling (631) 331-0808.