Fairs and festivals on Long Island

Burt Fernandez, 33, founder of the Fire Island

(Credit: Fran Berkman)

Even though we typically drive everywhere, Long Islanders love to hit the streets when it's time to party!

The good news is there's no shortage of fairs and festivals on Long Island. Here's where to find fun on the street this year.

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    TMB Model Train Show Open House TMB Model Train Club | East Farmingdale
    Sat. 1/31 Noon-4 p.m.; Sun. 2/1 Noon-4 p.m.
    Features eight train sets operating on six tracks that run continuously on underground, ground and ...

  • Valentine's Day Fair Fountainhead Congregation | East Northport
    Sat. 1/31 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Valentine's Day fair where you can find all types of gifts at reasonable prices. ...

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    Hops and Props Craft Beer Festival Cradle of Aviation | Garden City
    Sat. 2/7 7-10 p.m.
    Craft beer festival; VIP hour runs from 6-7 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m.; reserve ...

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    Valentine's Jewelry and Gift Fair Clarion Hotel and Conference Center | Ronkonkoma
    Sun. 2/8 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Selection of gold, silver, costume, personalized, hand crafted, and custom jewelry. Gift options available including ...

  • Winter Festival Levittown Hall | Hicksville
    Sat. 2/14 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Features raffles, face painting, a puppet show at 1 p.m., arts and crafts, entertainment, temporary ...

  • Valentine's Day Dinner at the Mansion Carriage House Theater, Vanderbilt Mansion | Centerport
    Sat. 2/14 6 p.m., 8 p.m.
    Dine at the historic mansion on Valentine's Day. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres in the Memorial Wing, ...

  • Antiques and Collectibles Show and Sale Temple Emanu-El of East Meadow | East Meadow
    Sun. 2/15 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Features antiques, collectibles and dolls ...

  • Frozen Fest The Whaling Museum and Education Center | Cold Spring Harbor
    Mon. 2/16 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Meet Elsa, learn about Arctic Whales, create an Olaf snowman, get your face painted. ...

  • Engineering Week Long Island Science Center | Riverhead
    Daily: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.Starts Tue. 2/17. Through Sat. 2/21. Children ages 3-11 can learn about bridge making, marble mazes, simple machines and more through ...

  • Long Island Spring Home Show Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood-Grant Campus | Brentwood
    Fri. 2/20 4-10 p.m.; Sat. 2/21 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun. 2/22 10 a.m.-6... Home show featuring seminars and demonstrations on home improvements, check website for schedule ...