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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
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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 […]
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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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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 […]
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Jones Beach Nature Center Schedule of Events

The Jones Beach Nature Center will offer the following programs during winter 2019. Advanced reservations are required beginning on the dates indicated in the parenthesis. To register, please call (516) 780-3295. There will be a fee of $4.00 per person and children under 3 are free. The parking fee must be paid during fee collection […]
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JONES BEACH STATE PARK SEAL WALKS

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that Jones Beach State Park will be offering a series of walks to see wintering seals January through March. Meet at the Jones Beach Nature Center, West End, where a State Park Naturalist will lead visitors on an hour and […]
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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