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A Guide to Top Memorial Day Events on Long Island, NY

A Guide to Top Memorial Day Events on Long Island, NY

The time to celebrate and honor the veterans of this country is approaching. Long Island’s calendar of events always has something exciting in store and this year’s Memorial Day weekend is no different.

 

The Allegria Hotel is proud to pay tribute to our military. We invite everyone to book the Memorial Day package to stay between May 25 and May 30 and join in the celebrations in Long Beach and surrounding area, less than an hour’s drive from The Allegria!

 

Decoration Day at Old Bethpage Village

Location: 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY 11804
May 25-26 from 10am to 4pm

 

Old Bethpage Village is an attraction to not be missed any time of the year. However, on May 25-26, you’ll be in for a unique celebration. Decoration Day used to be the name for Memorial Day back in the day. Travel back in time by exploring the collection of 18th and 19th century homes and experience how this day was originally celebrated.

 

Memorial Day Fireworks at North Hempstead Beach Park

Location: West Shore Road, Port Washington, NY 11050
May 26 at 6pm

 

Bring your own picnic blanket and food to Port Washington for the annual Memorial Day festival at North Hempstead Beach Park. Sit back with your friends and family, enjoy live music and a great atmosphere with the local community. With the days getting longer, the festival begins at 6pm and continues until dusk. That’s when the spectacular and long-awaited fireworks show happens—it will take your breath away.

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Memorial Day Parade and Open House at Raynham Hall Museum

Location: 20 West Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
May 28 from 11:30am to 2pm

 

Take another trip to the 19th century when visiting Raynham Hall Museum, a Colonial home with a Victorian addition, period rooms and beautiful gardens. On Memorial Day, you can attend Oyster Bay’s parade and then stop by Raynham Hall to get some light refreshments. You’ll also find light refreshments and fun period games to enjoy with your family.

 

Legends of Airpower at American Airpower Museum

Location: 1230 New Hwy, Farmingdale, NY 11735
May 25-28 from 10am to 5pm

 

Aviation fans won’t want to miss this exciting display of legendary aircrafts, warbird flight experiences, a tour of the B-17 Yankee Lady and see the Canadian Forces Snowbirds and the U.S Navy Blue Angels before they take off to the Jones Beach Air Show.

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It’s not too late to plan your Memorial Day holiday! Book the Memorial Day Package at the Allegria Hotel and receive daily breakfast for two.