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A Vision of Grandeur at Gatsby on The Ocean

Following a revitalization of the former Marine Dining Room at the West Bathhouse at Jones Beach, Long Island’s newest premier oceanfront dining and special occasion venue Gatsby on the Ocean has emerged and celebrated its official grand opening today with a ribbon-cutting on the East Patio. Joe Vitrano, J&B Restaurant Partners president, Dawn Petite, chief […]
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A VISION OF GRANDEUR AT GATSBY ON THE OCEAN

Revitalized Historic Jones Beach Oceanfront property celebrates Grand Opening June 7 The grand opening of the renovated former Marine Dining Room at the West Bathhouse at Jones Beach, Long Island’s newest premier oceanfront dining and special occasion venue Gatsby on the Ocean has emerged and will celebrate its official grand opening on Friday, June 7 with […]
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2019 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park

Tickets to Jones Beach Chalet Available The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that tickets to the Jones Beach Chalet at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park are now available. The Jones Beach Chalet at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park […]
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Gilgo State Park to Reopen April 1

Four-wheel drive vehicle permits available for purchase through March 31   The Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) today announced that Gilgo State Park will reopen to permitted four-wheel drive vehicles on April 1. Gilgo has been closed to off-road vehicles for the past three seasons due to erosion. Dredging of the […]
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Applications Being Accepted for Public Use of Two Available Athletic Fields at Brentwood State Park for the Spring Season


(First-Come, First-Served Basis) The New York Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that beginning immediately the Long Island State Park Region will be accepting applications, on a first -come first -served basis, for available evening time slots for the Athletic Fields #1 and #2 at Brentwood State Park. Anyone interested […]
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MARCH DEADLINE FOR 2019 SUMMER PERMITS

NIGHT SPORT FISHING PERMIT Requirements: Fee of $35.00, $60-Out of State, Vehicle Registration, Driver’s License and DEC Marine registry is required Permit is valid for fishing after sunset only from April 1-December 31, except where noted Valid for: Captree – Main field, Overlook and Captree Drawbridge (north side only – 24-hour access) Jones Beach – […]
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JONES BEACH BANDSHELL PROGRAM OPPORTUNITY

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation – Long Island Region, is requesting proposals to provide programs at the Bandshell at Jones Beach State Park, Wantagh, NY on pre-selected Monday nights during the summer of 2019. All proposals are due to State Parks no later than 10:30 am on Friday, March […]