As leaders in the Christmas light industry we’re always staying in touch with anything related to holiday lights. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best Long Island Christmas Events going throughout this month. We hope this post will motivate you to visit some of the greatest Christmas events going on in your area.
With the holidays just around the corner we’ve been noticing all the houses starting to light up around the neighborhood. It seems like as soon Thanksgiving was over, the streets were filled with cars holding christmas trees on the roof and many shopping carts filled with LED Christmas lights ready to be displayed.
Long Island Christmas Events:
Jones Beach Holiday Lights Spectaculor
This holiday lights spectacular is one of the top shows featuring over 150 still and animated christmas displays. The light spectacular is setup as a drive through that leads to the “Holiday Village,” where you can get some hot cocoa, take pictures with santa, take a hay ride and view the antique christmas toys. This year there will also be pet nights and ice skating. For more directions and ticket information click here.
When: November 20th to January 4th, 2016.
Where: 1000 Ocean Pkwy Wantagh, NY 11793
This year celebrate the holidays at “Heckscher Holiday’s,” Huntington’s seasonal christmas party, where you can view exhibitions, listen to the local jazz group and enjoy some festive snacks and bereaves.
Where: Heckscher Museum Huntington Station
When: December 12th – 6:00pm – 8:30pm
John Waters Christmas
Famous comedian John Waters will be visiting the Space located in Westbury for a seasonal show. This event is sure to be a hit as this quirky, unfiltered comedian gives us a holiday show with a bit of a twist.
Where: The Space 250 Post Ave. Westbury
When: December 13th
The classic Nutcracker Ballet will be performed at West Hampton Beach Performing Arts Center including the famous Gumdrops, Silver Angels, Candy Canes and of course the Nutcracker. The music played will be a mix of different holiday cultures around the world.
Where: West Hampton Performing Arts Center
When: December 17th – 8:00pm and Decmeber 18th – 2:00pm
Aside from all these awesome events you can also check with your local town or village for the annual tree lightning events. Most villages have a Christmas tree lighting filled with music, town leaders and jolly neighbors!