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Get Ready for Halloween on Long Island for great scary Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, hay rides a boat burning and lots of pumpkin picking. Here are some of the Island’s best upcoming events:
Haunted Mansion and Haunted Night Time Corn Maze
Schmitts Family Farms
Visit their website for a $2 off admission on the combo tour
or $1 off a single tour
They were awarded the best pumpkin patch in 2005
They also offer school field trips with reservations.
Pick your own pumpkins, hay rides, pony rides, Long Island’s largest straw pyramid and a daytime corn maze shaped like an American soldier. They also have a pirate shape playground and a fire truck slide.
Directions to Schmitt Farms:
Walt Whitman Road Location
From The West
Long Island Expressway exit 49S first light make a right …And You Are there.
From The East
Long Island Expressway to 49N go 1 mile on service road (third light) make a left go over LIE bridge … And The Farm Is On Your Right!
Pinelawn Road Location
From The West
Long Island Expressway to 49 South. Make Left On To Route 110…Go Three Lights Make A Right On To Pinelawn Road …And You Are there
From The East
Long Island Expressway to 49 North Make Right At First Light Pinelawn Road…1/2 Mile On Right, And You Are there.
Phone – (631) 271-3276
DarkSide Haunted House
Be prepared To be Scared
Friday September 29th through November 4th
6 pm to midnight
Visit their website for $1 off admission coupon
Toute 25A Wading River
phone # 631-639-SCARE
It’s both an outdoor and indoor attraction that also uses fog machines and strobe lights.
Take the Long Island Expressway to exit 68 William Floyd Parkway then head North to the end of William Floyd Parkway. That is Route 25A. Do NOT get off at Route 25, make a Right on Route 25 Heading East. Stay on Route 25 A and bear Right at the fork. The darkside Haunted House is 1 Mile past the Eastwin Catering Hall on the left side of Route 25 A.
Haunted Boat Burning
at the Long Island Maritime Museum
Friday, October 27, 2006 at 7:00 pm
For a strange Halloween tradition, people will gather on the Museum’s front lawn to witness the biggest bonfire on the South Shore! The boat burning is loosely based on the Viking tradition of a nautical burial, an old, neglected wooden boat was chosen to become the “burn boat” for the year. There will be Halloween costumes, hot apple cider , a big bonfire and pumpkins and sea shanties.
86 West Avenue
West Sayville, Long Island
telephone: (631) HISTORY – (631) 854-4974
For a variety of driving directions, depending on where you are coming from,
visit this link
Haunted Museum at
The Science Museum of Long Island
Halloween Fundraiser and Costume Ball
Friday October 27, 2006
Adult Halloween Cocktail party and costume event.
For more information call:
telephone 516 -627 -9400 ext. 11
The Science Museum of Long Island is located on the Leeds Pond Preserve in Nassau County.
Adventureland, Long island’s amusement park will be having a free event on Saturday and Sunday, October 28th and 29th
11 am to 5 pm. Kids can trick or treat around the amusement, but rides cost additional.
2245 Route 110
Farmingdale Long Island
Directions from Long Island:
From Long Island:
L.I.E. (495) to Exit 49S (Routh 110). Continue South on Route 110 for approx. 2 miles. Park will be on the left.
Southern State Parkway to Exit 32N (Route 110). Continue North on Route 110 for 3 miles. Park will be on the right.
Northern State Parkway to Exit 40S (Route 110). Continue South on
Route 110 for approx. 3 miles. Park will be on the left.
Halls Of terror In Farmingdale
NOT recommended for children under the age of 14.
To read reviews of past events visit this link
This year’s 2006 event schedule will be posted soon.
From The West
Take The Cross Island, Meadowbrook, Wantagh Pkwy’s Or Route 135 South To Southern State Pkwy East, To Exit 32N, Rt. 110 North. FUN ZONE 1/2 Mile North On Right. 228 Rt. 110, Next To Dunkin Donuts.
From The East
Take The Sagitos Pkwy South To The Southern State Pkwy West. Get Off At Exit 32N, Rt. 110 North.
FUN ZONE 1/2 Mile North On Right. 228 Rt. 110, Next To Dunkin Donuts.
Pumpkin Picking On Long Island
Albert H. Schmitt & Sons, 6 Bagatelle Road, Melville, (LIE Exit 50), 631-549-1159
Benner’s Farm, 56 Gnarled Road, Setauket, 516-689-8172
Brightwaters Farms, 1624 Manatuck Blvd., Bay Shore, 516-665-5411
Colonial Springs Farm and Nursery, 201 Main Ave., Wheatley Heights, 631-643-4829
F & W Schmitt Brothers Farm, Old Walt Whitman Road, Melville, 631-423-5693
Lewin Farms, Sound Avenue, Wading River, 631-929-4327
May’s Farm Stand, Route 25A, Wading River, 631-929-6654
White Post Farms, 250 Old Country Road, Melville, 631-351-9373
Woodside Nursery & Garden Center, 134 E. Woodside Ave., N. Patchogue,631-758-1491
Fritz Lewin Farms, Edwards and Sound Avenues, Calverton, 631-727-3346
Kaufold’s Country Florist Farm, 724 Middle Country Road (Route 25), Ridge, 631-924-1265
Krupski’s Vegetable & Pumpkin Farm, Route 25, Peconic, 631-734-6847 (16 miles east of LIE exit 73)
Mill Road Farms, 578 Mill Road, Calverton, 631-727-1597
Rottkamp’s Fox Hollow Farm, 2287 Sound Avenue, Calverton, 631-727-1786
Stakey Pumpkin Farm, West Lane, Aquebogue, 631-722-3467
Hank’s Farm Stand, Montauk Highway, Water Mill, 631-726-4964
Milk Pail, Mecox Road, Water Mill, 631-537-2565