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Magic of Lights TM Presented by New York Community Bank Returns to Long Island’s Jones Beach State Park

Dazzling Drive-Through Holiday Lights Experience Features New Light Displays, Jolly Holiday Village & More – Tickets On Sale Now The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation in partnership with Live Nation and FunGuys Events confirms the Magic of Lights is underway at Jones Beach State Park. Jones Beach will shine bright […]
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HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTINGS

HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING AT ORIENT BEACH STATE PARK The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that the Holiday Tree Lighting at Orient Beach State Park in Orient will take place on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 6:30pm. We invite everyone to join us to help Santa light […]
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GRUNT STYLE AIR SHOW MAJORS EXPANDS TOUR IN 2019

Thunder Over Michigan and Reno National Championship Air Races selected as expansion shows Grunt Style Air Show Majors, the air show industry’s premier tour showcasing a collection of America’s most prestigious air shows, today announced the addition of Thunder Over Michigan and Reno National Championship Air Races beginning in 2019. “Becoming a part of the
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State Parks Announces Hunting Schedules For 2018/2019

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation announced that hunting will be permitted within specific areas of select Long Island State Parks for the upcoming hunting season. Hunting Regulations in state parks are developed in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), which establishes hunting seasons
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2018 South Shore Surf Fishing Classic

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that the 2018 South Shore Classic (Bluefish & Striped Bass) Surf Fishing Tournament will be held from 12PM Friday, October 12 through 12PM Sunday, October 14, 2018. The tournament is sponsored by the Long Island State Park Region, the Natural […]
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Perseids Meteor Shower Viewing at State Parks

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that several Long Island State Parks will remain open during the nighttime hours for viewing of the Perseids Meteor Shower on the evening of Sunday, August 12th, 2018. Peak viewing times are predawn, August 13th, 2018. There will be no […]