Long Island Labor Day Weekend Events 2016

Labor Day Weekend is here! Time for one last hurrah before the kids go back to school and full time work resumes. If you and your family are looking for a way to celebrate this weekend, check out some of these events happening around LI:

Lighthouse Music Fest – Huntington Harbor
Have access to a boat (or other water craft)? Take the family out to the ONLY music festival in the world held on top of a lighthouse! Huntington’s annual Lighthouse Music Festival returns this Saturday from 11am – 8pm in the Huntington Harbor.

Annual Fire Island Labor Day Sand Creation Contest – Wilderness Visitor Center Shirley

Saturday and Sunday
This weekend, let the sands of Fire Island spark your creativity during this annual end of summer sand sculpting contest. This year’s theme is National Parks, all ages and skills welcome.

The Hampton Classic Horse Show – Bridgehampton
Calling all equine lovers! Attend one of the largest outdoor horse shows in the US – the Hampton Classic Horse Show. Arrive mid-morning to fully enjoy the main show jumping events of the day, the Boutiques Garden (shopping area) and the Exhibition Area Kids’ Tent. General admission is $10 per person or $20 per card-load.

Shinnecock Powwow –  Shinnecock Reservation, Southampton

The largest Native American Gathering on the East Coast – the Shinnecock Powwow returns for its 70th year. Beginning today through Monday, enjoy ceremonial dances, native foods, arts & crafts, and a fire lighting at sunset. $15 adults, $10 seniors/children ages 6-12/Veterans with Military ID, Children under 5 are FREE.

Are you planning to attend any fun events or activities? Share with us on our Facebook page! We hope everyone has a safe and fun Labor Day Weekend!