St. Patrick's Day events for kids on Long Island

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You don't have to be Irish to enjoy St. Patrick's Day. From festive parties to Irish food, entertainment and more, there are many things to do on Long Island with kids around St. Patrick's Day. Here's a brief guide to family-friendly events.

  • All things Irish -- music, dance, food, and

    Irish Festival Hofstra University, David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex | Hempstead
    Sun. 3/15 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Indoor festival featuring Irish gifts, vendors, music, food and culture; music and dance performances held ...