Wet Weather Fun, Weekend Entertainment, Events, News & More in July 26th's Newsletter!

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This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
July 26th
, 2013
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Baiting Hollow
Farm Vineyard
This weekend, head over to Baiting Hollow Vineyard for two fun filled days of entertainment, and great local wine.

This Saturday from 12 - 2PM, Tommy Keys will be playing, followed by a set by the Smoking Gun from 2PM to 6PM. 

On Sunday, The Denice Given Band is playing from 2PM to 6PM, winding down a weekend full of great music! 
For more information,
please visit their website
or call 631-208-0800.
Dear Long Islander,

After a week-long heatwave, things have finally cooled down here on Long Island, and along with the much-welcomed break in temperature, rain has come to Long Island as well. Not to worry - we've got plenty of great wet weather fun for you to enjoy, as well as some great outdoor entertainment - should the sun decide to make an appearance. From day trips to the East End, to budget-friendly family fun, we've got all the entertainment ideas you've been looking for - be sure to check out all of the great sections of LongIsland.com for the latest guides to the best things to do this weekend, and all summer long! 
2013 Walk for Alzheimers
Walk at Westhampton Beach on October 26th, 2013!
Join us for the 2013 Walk For Alzheimer’s, raising awareness and funds to help support local research as well as local families who ae coping with a diagnosis of dementia and/or Alzheimer’s Disease.  Walk and Clambake will be held in Riverhead on August 24th; Walkd and Mexican Fiesta will be held in Old Bethpage Village Restoration on September 7th and Walk and Fall Festival will be held in Westhampton Beach on October 26th, 2013. Join us today so that we will have a Future Free From Alzheimer’s tomorrow!
For more information, please visit their website, or call 631-820-8068.
Hot Off the Presses
2013 Farmers' Market Recipe Guide - Fresh Takes on Local Produce
Great Recipes for Fresh Fruits & Veggies From the Farmers' Market!
Farmers' Markets are happening all over Long Island this summer, and they're becoming more and more widespread, as the "homegrown" movement continues to gain traction. With this abundance of great produce right at our fingertips, it would be silly not to take advantage of the locally sourced fresh food - grown right in our own backyard! From fresh fruit and vegetables, to organic milk and eggs - these locally grown goodied are sure to many an amazing addition to any recipe, and help you to create a mouthwatering meal the whole family will enjoy. Not only will you be creating the best dishes in town, but you'll be supporting Long Island farmers and the local economy - so check out these great recipes, and plan your trip to the farmers' market! 
Local Headlines
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Suffolk County Hockey Leagues Announces 2013 Fall Season
Join the Action on the Ice - Fall League Begins August 15th!
Registration is now open for Suffolk County Hockey League's Fall Season! The new 12 game season starts August 15th, and will run through mid-December for B, C, D, and E Divisions. Games are played at The Rinx in Hauppauge Monday - Sunday, and most games take place in the evenings - making it convenient for any work schedule. In addition to the regular season, there will be Best of Three Playoffs, and there will also be individual player awards. On the SCHL website, each week there will be new action shots uploaded to their photo gallery, and each player will have their own bio page with stats. If you've got a passion for hockey, then lace up your skates - it's time to hit the ice!
For more information, and to register teams & players,
please visit their website, or call 631-457-2848.
This Week's Best Long Island Events 
Stony Brook Film Festival
Wanna beat the heat this weekend? Look no further than the Stony Brook Film Festival going through July 27th! The 18th Stony Brook Film Festival celebrates the best in
independent film, all shown on one of the largest screens in the region in Staller Center’s Main Stage Theatre. Check the website for showtimes and admission costs. Don’t miss this great chance to see the industry’s best up and coming filmmakers!   

Your Happiness Matters
Are you overcome by stress in your life? Head down to the  Adelphi University Performing Arts Center on Friday, July 26, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. for "Your Happiness Matters – Heal Your Mind". This event is sure to soothe the mind and offer an opportunity to reexamine the true meaning of life. The evening’s festivities will kick off with a live musical performance by one of New York’s leading jazz bands that will melt away the tensions in your mind and bring a smile to your face, followed by a short film of life changing experiences – honest, inspirational stories of ordinary people who have experienced an extraordinary turning point in their lives. Don’t miss this chance to reconnect with yourself!

Rock Village Festival
Looking for some art or music this weekend? Why not experience both at the Rock Village Festival at Molloy College, this Saturday, July 27, from 2-11PM! Featuring 75 Artists painting to the inspiration of the live music and audience interaction, this is sure to be an interesting day to say the least!  Cost is $20. There will also be art & sculpture exhibits, food, free giveaways, handmade crafts/clothing/jewelry vending, and chair massages. Don’t miss this creative experience!

Great Neck Plaza Summer Fair
Head down to Great Neck Plaza this weekend for some family fun! The Great Neck Summer Fair will be happening this Sunday, July 28th, from 11AM-6PM!  Enjoy a fun filled day of arts and crafts, antiques and some delicious food! The Fair will be held along Grace Ave. and Bond St. The event is free for everyone so bring down all your friends and family for a day you won’t forget!

Irish Night at Ducks Stadium, Sponsored by Shandon Court!
Join Shandon Court at Ducks Stadium this Monday, as they celebrate their 10th Anniversary with Irish Night! Tickets are just $12, and the fun and games begin at 7:05 PM sharp. The first 1,500 fans will receive a souvenier cup, and there will be raffles in support of charities, and all sorts of great fun throughout the night that you won't want to miss!

Don't Forget to Check Out Our 2013 Ultimate Summer Guide for a Round Up of All the Fun!

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