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5 Family Activities for Winter Break

November 26th, 2018 Local Tips
5 Family Activities for Winter Break

With schools closing soon for winter break, you might be wondering what to do with all the extra time with the kids. Long Beach is an ideal destination to spend quality time with your family, even in winter. Take a look at our suggestions!

Museums near Long Beach, NY

When the weather urges you to run indoors, take your family to a fun museum near Long Beach. We recommend the Long Island Children’s Museum, Cradle of Aviation Museum and Education Center and Nassau County Firefighters Museum and Education Center. These three museums are interactive, educational and feature additional entertainment.

Holiday Shows in Nassau County

If Long Beach NY is your holiday destination, you’re in for a treat. Less than an hour’s drive from the Allegria Hotel are three top performance venues that will be showing timeless and festive holiday shows.

NYCB LIVE - Nassau Coliseum

NYCB Theatre at Westbury

The Showplace at Bellmore Movies

happy-boy-in-holiday-festival-in-winter-breakMagic of Lights at Jones Beach State Park

Hop on your car and drive to Jones Beach for the annual Magic of Lights drive-through. For only $20 (advance purchase) per standard car, you’ll gain access to over a mile of themed light displays and animations. Don’t forget to stop by the Holiday Village for seasonal treats and a chance to meet Santa.

Bayville Winter Wonderland

The ultimate winter celebration returns to Bayville. This year’s Winter Wonderland has a mini golf, a rink, a train ride, an arcade and an indoor climbing wall! Santa will pay a visit for a meet-and-greet while roaring fires will be open for roasting marshmallows — everything you want on a chilly winter day.

See Long Beach’s Holiday Lights Displays

By staying at the Allegria Hotel, you’ll be treated to panoramic views of the lights installed along the boardwalk — we recommend taking a stroll at dusk for stunning photo opportunities. You can also take a walk along Long Beach Red Brick District to see the decorations of the city’s most beautiful historic homes.

Don’t miss out on the perfect winter getaway. Save up to 40% on your booking during the Allegria Hotel Cyber Sale, for limited time only!