Thursday, 20 April 2017

Rainy Day Activities near Patchogue

Though we may have been blessed with a few beautiful spring days, there’s no doubt that there will be some rainy days ahead (it is April after all). Should the rain come over a weekend, it doesn’t mean you have to stay in at New Village. There are plenty of fun indoor activities in the greater Patchogue area to take advantage of.

Rock Climbing at Island Rock- Get some exercise while also having fun Island Rock, a rock climbing facility located in the Plainview. Whether you’re new to climbing or an experienced climber looking for a new place to train, Island Rock has plenty of offerings for all experience levels. With over 100+ routes including walls, a rappel tower, crack climbs, and a bouldering cave, you can take a belay course to learn how to work the climbing ropes or boulder, which means to climb without any ropes (distance up to 12 ft. high).

Ice Skating at The Rinx- If you didn’t get the chance to go ice skating during the winter, come visit The Rinx, which offers indoor ice skating all year round. This season enjoy ice skating session Monday-Friday 12:30pm-2:30pm and 4:00pm-5:45pm, Friday night 8:15pm-10:15pm, and Saturday and Sunday 11:00am-3:00pm. If you don’t have skates, no problem! Skate rentals cost just $6.

Bowl Long Island- Located right on West Ave. in Patchogue, Bowl Long Island offers a classic bowling at an affordable price. Starting at $5 per person for game, you can bowl from 12pm noon to 12am midnight Monday-Thursday, and from 12pm-1am on Fridays and Saturday. If you’re bowling with a large group, you can also rent the lane by hour, rather than by person. Shoe rentals are $4.50 per pair.

60 Skyline Dr. Plainview, NY 11803
(516) 822-7625

660 Terry Rd. Hauppauge, NY 11788
(631) 232-3222 x 0

138 West Ave. Patchogue, NY 11772

(631) 475-5164


Monday, 17 April 2017

Long Island Restaurant Week in Patchogue

The bi-annual, award-winning Long Island Restaurant Week has kicked off its Spring 2017 campaign and will run for eight days, from Sunday, April 23- Sunday, April 30. Self-proclaimed foodies and restaurant-goers alike can dine at a variety of restaurants in the Patchogue area that will offer a three-course prix fixe menu for $28.95. You can view the full participant list here, but we’ve selected some favorites located near the New Village that are worth checking out!

Ristegio’s – If you’re craving contemporary American cuisine with a variety of seafood, meat, and vegetarian options, than Ristegio’s is your destination. Located in Medford Ave. in Patchogue, Ristegio’s offers a classy yet casual dining experience. Enjoy a variety of dishes, such as Maryland Style Crab Cakes, Almond Crusted Flounder Fillet, Marinated Denver Sirloin, and New York Style Cheesecake, all for just $28.95 during the Restaurant Week promotion.

View Restaurant- As you may have guessed from the name, View Restaurant not only prepares delicious food but also offers a beautiful view of the Great South Bay. Known for their large menu of surf-and-turd cuisine, you can enjoy favorites like Prince Edward Island Mussels, Pan Seared Garlic Shrimp, Root Beer Braised Short Ribs, Cedar Roasted Scottish Salmon, and Tahitian Vanilla Crème Brulée.

La Tavola Trattoria & Pizette- Make a trip to La Tavola Trattoria and Pizzette in Sayville to enjoy rethought Italian favorites. Visit for lunch or dinner to enjoy Grandma D’s Meatballs, Fired Calamari, Pan Roasted Scallops, Gnocchi Bolognese, and ½ Roasted Duck. If you visit on a nice day, you may even get seated outside on the patio!

641 Medford Ave. Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 731-3663

3 Consuelo Pl. Oakdale, NY 11769
(631) 589-2694

183 W. Main St. Sayville, NY 11782
(631) 750-6900



Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Adult Sports Leagues Around Patchogue


 When was the last time you got outside to play a sport? This spring and summer season, the greater Patchogue area is hosting a number of adult sports leagues to get involved in. To get an idea of what activities are taking place near the New Village, check out the listings below.

Spring Volleyball League- Interested in playing some beach volleyball this spring and summer? Registration is now open for the 2017 Cedar Beach Volleyball League. Though all games of the league will take place at Cedar Beach in Babylon, your weekly schedule will be determined by which division you select to join (games take place Tuesday-Friday depending on the division). All games will start the week of May 22nd.

Adult Kickball League- Playing kickball growing up was the best, but now you can play every Wednesday night should you choose to register for LI Kick’s Suffolk Kickball league. This outdoor league hosts games on Wednesday nights from May 17th to July 5th at Heckscher State Park in East Islip. If you’re interested in joining, you’re encouraged to register as soon as possible as 8 teams max (12-16 people) will be in the league. If you register before April 16th, you’ll also be eligible for discounted registration!

Empire Softball- Registration is now open for the 2017 Empire Softball adult spring/summer league.  There are a variety of divisions to choose from, depending on if you’d prefer to play Sunday morning or weeknight games. Whether you prefer to join the Men’s Slowpitch, Coed Slowpitch, Men’s Modified, or Women’s modified, be sure to sign up as soon as possible as registration ends May 1st. First games of the season will take place the week of May 7th.

Box 49, Hampton Bays, NY 11946
631-728-0397

516-500-1386

P.O. Box 126, Selden, NY 11784
(631) 741-9925