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Happening Haunts, Family Fun, News & More in September 28th's Newsletter!

This week's newsletter features the scoop on where to find all the best Haunts this Halloween Season - check it out!


This Week's News, Best Events & More for Long Island
September 28th, 2012
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Mark of Elegance makes it simple to enjoy a day of fun with friends - not only do they provide the ride, but their experienced drivers know the best local destinations.

They can help you plan your trip from start to finish - offering recommendations based on group size, and occassion, and can help you plan a day that is filled with fun and excitement.

Whether you're planning a Bridal Shower, Bachelor Party, or you're simply looking to enjoy a day of fun with friends, let Mark of Elegance get you there, and help you plan the perfect day out.

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Dear Long Islander,

September is officially drawing to an end this weekend, and Monday, we welcome October - one of the most festive and fun filled months of the year. Leading up to Halloween, there are countless special events happening, haunted houses to visit, and spooktacular scares happening - excitment that you won't want to miss out on. As is tradition, we've put together our Annual Halloween Guide, packed with the best haunted houses, events, and attractions happening during the spookiest month of the year. There are thrills and chills for ghouls of all ages this year, whether you're looking for a family friendly fright, or you're tantalized by the idea of being terrified. We're here to help you kick the Spook Season off right - so keep checking back as we add more to the Halloween Section!
Long Island's Guide to Chills & Thrills this Halloween

If you're looking to find the best haunted attractions on Long Island this October, head over to - Long Island's largest online Haunt Guide. No matter where you're located, there are plenty of thrills and chills in your neighborhood, and has details on them all! From children's matinees appropriate for the little ghouls, to nighttime haunts that will truly terrify, has the scoop on all of the best Haunted Events on Long Island, conveniently organized. The new updates to the site make it easier than ever to find the perfect haunt this Halloween - you can browse by location, event type, and even event date. This year, they've added a Coupon Section so you can enjoy spooktakular savings this Halloween.
For the complete 2012 Halloween Haunt Guide, visit!
Hot Off the Presses
aMAZEing Corn Mazes with Spooks & Surprises Around Every Corner
This October, Get Lost in a Corn Maze and Celebrate the Season!
After a summer of eating delicious local corn, the corn fields are transformed into mazes. The larger-than-life corn mazes offer the challenge of finding your way through winding paths to solve a mystery, claim a prize, or just make it to the other side - a perfect fall activity that gets kids and parents working together or gets the competitive juices flowing.  Wear comfortable shoes or rainboots, if it has recently rained to walk through the acres upon acres of the maze. Some of the corn mazes are opened after dark for a spooky experience.

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Whether you're a regular, or new to town, Rockwell's Bar & Grill of Smithtown will make you feel right at home. They have a mouthwatering menu, as well as countless beers on tap, and their friendly staff are welcoming and warm. Ready for Football Season? Rockwell's has NFL Ticket, so you'll never miss a game! They offer all sorts of exciting specials Sunday, Monday, and Thursday during the game - including $12 Miller Lite Buckets, 2fer Drink Specials, half priced appetizers, and more! They also have raffles with exciting prizes happening during the game, so you won't want to miss out! If you're headed out to watch the game with your pals, then head over to Rockwell's of Smithtown - they offer the perfect place to relax, and watch the game.
For more information, please visit their website, or call 631-360-8900.
This Week's Best Long Island Events 

The Port Jefferson Music Festival
Join the Village of Port Jefferson as they celebrate their seventh annual music festival! Held on Main Street and starting on Friday, this festival will benefit the Long Island Music Hall of Fame. With over 35 performers, activities for kids, and raffles to win prizes this will definitely be a rockin’ event! This event is hosted by J.Faith Entertainment and the Inc. Village of Port Jefferson.

9th Annual Fall Festival on the Lake
Looking for some fall fun this weekend? Head out to Michael P. Murphy Beach for the 9th Annual Fall Festival on the Lake! Being held the Saturday, September 29th, this will be a day you won’t want to miss! Join the fun with food, vendors, petting zoo, pumpkin painting, entertainment, pony rides, fishing, children's activities and much more! Rain date is Sunday, September 30th.

Smithsonian Museum Day
Head out to the Long Island Museum this Saturday, September 29th from 10AM-5PM for the Eighth Annual Museum Day! This immensely successful program, in which the Long Island Museum will emulate the free admission policy of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington, D.C.-based facilities, encourages learning and the spread of knowledge nationwide. Bring down the whole family for this day of free cultural education!

Westbury Kennel Association 95th Annual All Breed Dog Show
Join the Westbury Kennel Association as they celebrate their 95th Annual Dog Show this Sunday, September 30th! Held at Planting Fields Arboretum tickets cost anywhere from $10-$20, children under 12 are free! Special attractions include Best Puppy in Show, Best Beginner Puppy in Show, Meet the Breeds Showcase, Guided Dog Show Tour, Canine Good Citizen Test,  Carting Demonstration, Responsible Dog Ownership- "Dog Talk", Amtrak Police Department K-9 Unit Presentation and Demo- unique breeding, selection, training and utilization of purebred dogs for their "FOUR LEGGED DEFENSE SYSTEM"!

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