Looking for holiday activities on Long Island? Don’t worry—there’s plenty to do this winter. You can spend time watching a classic Tchaikovsky ballet, visiting the holiday fair, or watching a tree lighting ceremony. There’s truly something for everyone, so be sure to explore the Long Island area this winter season.
According to Life on Long Island, you can see The Nutcracker: Act II from November 30th to December 21st. This event is put on by Ballet Long Island in Ronkonkoma, NY, with times ranging as early as 11:00am to 12:00pm. Tchaikovsky composed the original score for this iconic holiday ballet, with memorable songs you won’t be able to stop humming.
Next, visit the Holiday Fair on December 3rd. This event is presented by St. Peters by the Sea in Bay Shore, NY from 9:00am to 5:00pm. This annual fair has a long list of local vendors which sell merchandise and other goods. For those looking for some last-minute holiday gifts, this may be the perfect place to visit.
Finally, see the annual Tree Lighting Festival at the Life Lutheran Church in Old Westbury, NY. This will be held on December 3rd as well, from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. For those who love to get into the holiday mood and see stunning decorations, this is the event for you.
Long Island has a number of great events this winters, from ballet to tree lighting. Visit any one of these events for a great time.