Ring in the New Year with some family fun. There are many activities with kids over New Years on Long Island that the whole family can enjoy. We’ve listed ideas for things to do on New Years Eve and New Years Day on Long Island. Check out some of these great activities.
Active Kids Long Island
Take the family and end the year with a bang. Kids will love the inflatables, maze, rock climbing, laser tag, laser frenzy and cannonball blast. Open on New Years Eve.
Where: 200 Robbins Lane, Jericho, NY
Contact info: (516) 621- 6600
Bayville Winter Wonderland
This fun winter holiday amusement park is hosting a family New Years Eve party at Shipwreck Tavern. There are two time slots available. Enjoy lunch, drinks, party favors, balloons, meet and greet with characters, champagne, Santa’s toy factory fun house, holiday express train ride and the Yo Ho Holiday Light show. Open New Years Eve and New Years Day 12-9 p.m.
Where: 8 Bayville Avenue, Bayville, NY
Contact info: (516) 628-TOYS
Dave & Busters
Head over to Dave & Busters for a meal and some fun. After eating enjoy the arcade, play a game of bowling, shuffleboard or billiards. Open New Years Eve for Family Event 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., New Years Day 11:30 a.m.-Midnight.
Where: 1504 Old Country Rd, Westbury, NY
Contact info: (516) 542-8501
Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center
Enjoy the new year together as you walk through this beautiful aquarium full of marine life. See the petting tank, sharks, sea lions, feed the sting rays and much more. Open New Years Eve and New Years Day from 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Special Family New Years Event 6:30-11:00 p.m. Reservations required.
Where: 431 East Main Street, Riverhead, NY
Contact info: (631) 208-9200
Children’s Museum of The East End
Children will love this hands on museum. There is a special New Years Eve ball drop event for all to enjoy.
Open New Years Eve 9:30 AM to 12 PM
Where: 376 Bridgehampton Turnpike, Bridgehampton, NY
Contact info: 631-537-8250
United Skates Of America
Skate the day away at United Skates of America. Have some fun playing in the arcade and grab a quick meal in the cafe. Open New Years Eve: Early Bird Special Session 9:30-12:00, Open Skate 12:30-3:00 and a special family New Years session 5:30-8:30 p.m. and New Years Day: Sessions at 12:30-3:00 p.m., 3:30-6:00 p.m. and 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Where: 1276 Hicksville Road, Seaford, NY
Contact info: (516) 795- 5474
Written by Tara Arichabala