30 Things to Do on Long Island this April

Spring has sprung! Bloom about the island with these local happenings.

April is National Volunteer Month! Learn how you can get involved with local organizations making a change at liincs.org/volunteer

  1. Hear the Social Media Experts Speak on how modern tactics influence Long Island’s Booming Manufacturing & Distribution Sector • April 5, Farmingdale

    Go do yourself a flavor: order the Hamptons-favorite New England Clam Chowder from Cowfish Hampton Bays
  2. Join NYCB for the grand opening of Long Island’s newest outdoor flea market • April 8, Uniondale
  3. Tickle your tastebuds at East End Restaurant week. Enjoy $28.95 prix fixe 3-course meals at some of the hottest spots to eat out east –– or make a weekend of it by taking advantage of pre-summer lodging deals. • April 8-15, East End

    Meet other young professionals and get some sweet candid photos at our monthly networking mixer!
  4. Show off your trivia skills at the Cinema Arts Centre’s Movie Trivia Night • April 9, Huntington
  5. Join the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless to help raise awareness about homelessness and combat stigma with a candlelight vigil • April 10, Farmingdale
  6. Take your Tuesday night out for Tacos + Tequila + Trivia at Stereo Garden • April 10, Patchogue
  7. Grow your network and get new candid photos of yourself at our monthly networking mixer at Revel • April 11, Garden City
  8. Considering a job hop? Dust off your resume and connect with businesses looking to hire at the Long Island Career Fair • April 11, Melville
  9. Walk through history with a guided tour of The Watermill Center building • April 11, Water Mill
  10. Attend a screening of “True West” as Long Island Theatre Collective honors director Sam Shepard and his enduring effect on the American theatre • April 12, Syosset
  11. Run 1.1, bike 11, and run 1.1 miles at the 4th Annual Brands Cycle & Fitness Spring Duathlon • April 14, Seaford
  12. Try a new wine (or 10 –- we’re not judging) at Young’s Wines spring grand tasting event  with over 100 wines to choose from • April 14, Manhasset
  13. Learn the story and history of Long Island royalty: take an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the Coe family home and grounds at Planting Fields Arboretum with New York Adventure Club • April 14, Oyster Bay
  14. Take your exercise and drinking to new heights or something with Beer and Yoga at Maxwell’s • April 14, Islip
  15. Discover the riveting history of the Island’s most iconic lighthouse with a guided history hike on Fire Island • April 14, Babylon
  16. Celebrate the end of #taxseason with Lululemon and Ritual’s de-tax and relax Morning Yoga • April 15, Garden City
  17. Indulge your inner astronaut by Stargazing at the Northport Harbor • Starts April 18, Northport
  18. Partake in a discussion about opportunities and challenges for early-stage startup investors & ecosystems on Long Island • April 18, Huntington
  19. Explore the east end arts scene and channel your inner artist by participating in a drawing workshop for adults with curator Paton Miller • April 19, Southampton
  20. Make a difference in the lives of children by participating in the YMCA 5K Run/Walk in Memory of Marcie Mazzola • April 22, Huntington
  21. Wine meets cheese and you meet both. Enjoy complimentary wine (red, white, rose and sparkling), cheese and live music at the Meetball Place • April 22, Farmingdale

  22. Give your tastebuds a tour of Long Island with Spring Restaurant Week! Deals run Sunday–Sunday, April 22-29.

    We’re not trying to influence your dining choices or anything, but the flatbreads at Gastby’s Landing, Roslyn, are to die for. Explore foodie deals during Spring Restaurant Week.
  23. Network matchmaker style with Elephant Networking’s Power Tables • April 25, Garden City
  24. Attend the Moxxie Mentoring Foundation’s first-ever MoXY Awards Luncheon Honoring Men • April 26, Woodbury
  25. Enjoy a mysterious –– and hilarious –– evening out at Palmer’s American Grille’s Murder Mystery Night dinner show • April 27, Farmingdale
  26. Stroll beaches, see seals at Cupsogue beach • April 28, Westhampton
  27. Sample over 100 beers at the Spring Craft Beer Festival • April 28, Elmont
  28. Can’t make our weeknight mixers? Save the date for our networking brunch • April 29, Huntington

    Canoeing in a nature preserve? So rebellious. Sign us up.
  29. Kayak and canoe old ice pond at Quogue Wildlife Refuge’s earth day celebration • April 28, Quogue
  30. Do date night at the Tilles Center: watch a performance of Graham classics and contemporary works, from one of the most celebrated modern dance companies in America • April 29, Brookville