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Dockside Family Festival

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that the annual Dockside Family Festival will take place on Saturday, September 7 and Sunday, September 8 at Captree State Park in Babylon from 11:00AM to 5:00PM. This festival offers fun for the entire family! Adults can enjoy live music […]
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Wildwood State Park Fall Festival

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation- Long Island Region is pleased to announce that the 26th Annual Fall Festival will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Wildwood State Park in Wading River from 11:00 am-4:00 pm, rain or shine. The festival features a variety of local craft vendors […]
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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 Monday, August 12, 2019. Peak viewing times are predawn, August 13, 2019. There will be no […]
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Zach’s Bay Reopened To Swimming

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce Zach’s Bay, located within Jones Beach State Park is open to swimming. Conditions have improved so that state standards for beach water quality are being met. Current conditions at the beach are satisfactory for swimming. For the most up-to-date information, […]
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Wildwood State Park Reopen To Swimming

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce Wildwood State Park is open to swimming. Conditions have improved so that state standards for beach water quality are being met. Current conditions at the beach are satisfactory for swimming. For the most up to date information, please contact Wildwood […]
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Annual Jones Beach Volleyball Tournament

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that the 42nd Annual Jones Beach Volleyball Tournament will take place on Saturday, July 20, 2019. This tournament hosts a 6-player division. This event is held rain or shine. Registration is FREE and began on Monday, June 3 and is […]