2017 FREE Summer Concert Series at Jones Beach

Summer is ALMOST here! I am ready? Are you?

There is nothing better than heading to the Jones Beach Boardwalk for LIVE entertainment with your family on a beautiful summer day. The line-up this year will not disappoint and there is something for everyone.

The planned “Live at the Shell” schedule includes music from some amazing artists and bands, family entertainment, movie nights and so much more! The fun begins Saturday, June 24th and goes until Sunday, September 3rd, 2017.

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Strawberry Season 2017 U-Pick and Festivals

I love this time of year when Strawberries become available for picking.

Will you celebrate Strawberry Season this year with your family?

We have a great list of U-Pick Farms and Upcoming Festivals for you.

Tip:  Pick your own is subject to availability and weather conditions. Please call the farm ahead of time before visiting.

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Long Island FunFest 2017 – June 15th to the 25th

Kick Off  Your Summer of Fun: Long Island FunFest Comes to Suffolk County Community College from June 15 to 25

The Largest Fair on the Island Combines Petting Zoo, Kids Activities and
Oddity Shows with Live Bands, Thrill Rides, Fireworks, and More

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Blossom Baby Expo- February 26th, 2017

Prepping for baby just got a whole lot easier, thanks to the Blossom Baby Expo, a fun-filled, info-packed, interactive event for expectant and new parents in the New York/New Jersey area.

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The “what’s new”, “how to”, “get inspired” expo designed specifically for parents and the children they love, the Blossom Baby Expo offers information, maternity and baby product demonstrations, expert advice, sampling opportunities, swag bags, and much more, all in one place. Attendees participate in hands-on parent and baby workshops; attend seminars and performances; see, touch, and try out the latest and greatest products and services for parents and newborns; and leave with loads of goodies!

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iLUMINATE for the Holidays!

Light Up Your Holidays!

iLUMINATE
The Electrifying New Music & Dance Theatrical Experience

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Limited Engagement Nov 22 – Jan 8

*WE HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU TO WIN A FAMILY 4 PACK OF TICKETS BELOW!

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Selecting Your Child’s Summer Carpool

Guest Post from Free Lance Writer : Amy Patterson

Your daughter has swimming lessons each morning at the local pool, your youngest son has baseball practice, and your oldest son starts driver’s training. Their activities all start within a half hour of one another. As a mom, you’ve got many super powers, but driving to three different spots within a short period of time is not one of them; that’s why carpooling can come in handy.

While carpooling can be beneficial year round, it’s a popular way to get around when spring and summer activities are in full force. Carpooling can also be a source of stress. As a parent, you want to trust other parents to transport your child safely to and from activities, but the natural worries set in from car accidents to getting car sick to being forgotten at the soccer field. Here are some tips to help you successfully get through a summer of carpooling:

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Big Apple Circus – Premiere of The Grand Tour

Big Apple Circus

Returns to Cunningham Park with the Queens Premiere of The Grand Tour

May 15 – June 12, 2016

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Big Apple Circus returns to Cunningham Park for the company’s 38th season with the Queens Premiere of The GrandTour! Tickets start at $25, and the show runs from May 15 – June 12, 2016 under the Big Top at Cunningham Park, located at Union Turnpike and 196th Street in Oakland Gardens, NY 11363. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.bigapplecircus.org.

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