Fall in Long Island is a special time. The air is cooler, crisper and the leaves start changing to vibrant shades of yellow, orange and red. Best of all, autumn brings a variety of fun events. From fall festivals and carnivals to marathons and 5Ks, Long Island has it all. If you’re looking for something fun to do this fall 2019 near Patchogue or Sayville, NY then our list is for you.
Fall Into Fun Carnival
Heritage Park Grounds
633 Mount Sinai Coram Road
Mount Sinai, NY
Date: September 26 at 6 p.m.
Cost: Free admission and parking
Wildwood Fall Festival
Wildwood State Park
790 Hulse Landing Rd.
Wading River, NY
Date: September 28 at 11 a.m.
2nd Annual Patchogue Wellness Walk
15 North Ocean Avenue
Date: September 28
The Office Trivia Night
88 Greene Ave.
Date: October 3 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Cost: Register by calling 631-589-4440 Ext. 305.
Fun things to do near Hempstead, NY in fall 2019
Manhattan Short Film Festival
The Plaza Cinema and Media Arts Center
20 Terry Street
Date: October 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Hope Runs Here 5-Mile Run to Fight Breast Cancer
655 Main St.
Date: October 6
Town of Islip Apple Festival
Islip Grange Park
10 Broadway Ave.
Date: October 19 (Rain date is October 26)
9th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Fall Festival
Association for Mental Health and Wellness
939 Johnson Ave.
Date: October 19 from 12-4 p.m.
ISF The Exceptional Race 5K Walk/Run, Kids Fun Run
The Common Ground at Rotary Park
46 Gillette Ave., Box 533
Date: November 9
Cost: Varies by event
Halloween Boat Burning
Long Island Maritime Museum
88 West Avenue
West Sayville, NY
Date: October 25
Cost: $5 per person, children 5 and under are free
Safe Halloween: Community Ambulance Company
420 Lakeland Ave.
Date: October 26
Cost: Free with the donation of an item for a soldier’s care package.
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