What a weekend to take in the outdoor art shows, live music performances, food festivals, fireworks and more fun across Long Island. Here are five fantastic events for the whole family to enjoy…
ARTS IN THE PLAZA
Saturday, Sept. 4, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Kennedy Plaza, Long Beach
The celebration of 10 years of art, music and community continues in the City by the Sea, with something for everyone, from the self-described “colorful, cheerful, whimsical and useful” works by Amooliakin to the handcrafted creations of Wolf Jewels NYC. If you can’t make it this weekend, no worries, the fun continues weekly through Halloween!
Saturday, Sept. 4, 6–9 p.m.
North Hempstead Beach Park
175 W. Shore Road, Port Washington
The long wait is over, as the pyrotechnic extravaganza that was postponed on Memorial Day weekend is finally here in Port Washington.
2021 LABOR DAY WEEKEND STREET FAIR
Sunday, Sept. 5, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Hawkins Ave., Ronkonkoma
Rides and attractions and nonstop action—along with plenty of food and live music—abound as 200-plus vendors offer something for everyone in the whole family.
TASTE THE WORLD FOOD FESTIVAL
Saturday, Sept. 4, 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 5, 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 6, 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
152 The Arches Cir., Deer Park
Foodies and fans of fantastic fare are invited to sample the savory and sweet offerings of more than 60 New York purveyors, plus get active with a rock wall, axe throwing, an escape room, mini golf and more.
Daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Waterdrinker Family Farm
663 Wading River Road Manorville
Sunflowers, sunflowers everywhere! Stroll the fields, pick your own, take more photos than you’ll know what to do with and soak in the sunshiney splendor.