Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Spring Sport Leagues in Patchogue

If you’ve always wanted to try out an adult sports league, now is a great time to join! With the warmer weather and longer daylight hours, the spring season is the perfect time of year to look into sport leagues with games near The New Village. From cornhole, to kickball, to soccer, there are plenty of sports options in the greater Patchogue area.

Spring Kickball League– Kick your way into summer with LI Kick’s Local Kickball league! If you’re free on Wednesdays in the late spring-summer and love a good kickball game and grabbing drinks after game night, consider signing up for this co-ed league! The season won’t start until May 9th, but registration is open now! Sign up early to get special rates and lock in your dream team!

Beach Volleyball – Take advantage of living on the south shore of Long Island and sign up for a spring/summer beach volleyball league! The Long Island Volleyball Association is kicking off their first installment of their summer volleyball league on May 20th and games will run until July 19th. Register now before the league hits capacity! Check out the link below for more details.

Empire Softball- Registration is now open for the 2018 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 14th.

(516) 500-1386

(631) 422-5555

PO Box 126
Selden, NY 11784
(631) 741-9925

Friday, 20 April 2018

Long Island Restaurant Week in Patchogue

Long Island Restaurant Week is back and better than ever! The bi-annual, award-winning food celebration is back for it’s Spring installment that will run from April 22 – April 29.  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. Check out some favorite restaurants located near the New Village that are participating this year!

Ristegio’s – If you’re craving contemporary American cuisine with a variety of seafood, meat, and vegetarian options, you have to check out Ristegio’s. 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, Sauteed Flounder Francaise, Penne Bolognese, Marinated Denver Sirloin, and New York Style Cheesecake, all for just $28.95 during the Restaurant Week promotion.  

George Martin’s Strip Steak – New to the Long Island Reataurant Week line up, George Martin’s Strip Steak located in Great River offers savory dry-aged steaks as well as a full menu of chops, seafood and house specialties. Stop by during Restaurant Week to enjoy a variety of dishes, such as, Ahi Tuna Tar Tar, Mussels Coconut Curry, Grilled Marinated Skirt Steak, Sesame Crusted Salmon Fillet, and House Coconut Cake for dessert.

Pine Grove Inn- For steak and seafood with a German flair, head over to The Pine Grove Inn, located in East Patchogue, for the Restaurant Week special. You can enjoy house favorites such as the Long Island Duck wings or Crispy Thai Calamari for an appetizer, as well as the Traditional Sauerbraten, Classic Wiener Schnitzel, or the Petite Filet Mignon. Finish off your meal with the homemade Apple Strudel with Walnuts, a favorite amongst regular patrons!

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

60 River Road Great River, NY 11739
(631) 650-6777

1 1st East Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 569-5719

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Spring Activities in Patchogue

It’s officially spring in Patchogue! The snow is melted and the weather is finally starting to warm up. Ditch your winter hibernation mode to take part in some of the fun spring activities happening in the local Patchogue area. Check out the listings below to take part in the seasonal festivities taking place near The New Village.

Gardening Classes and Tutorials – Have you ever wanted to grow your own plants or have your own garden but don’t quite know where to start? Check out the Gardening for Beginners class offers at the Patchogue Medford Library in town. From 1:30pm – 3:30pm on Sunday, April 22nd,  you’ll learn the basics of gardening from Long Island Harvest’s Community Garden Coordinator. There’s no better time to learn to garden than the spring where you can put your ideas into action!

Earth Day Beach to Breach Hike – It’s fitting that Earth Day is celebrated in the spring when we can witness the growth of plants and wildlife around us. To commemorate the day and spend some time outdoors, take part in the Earth Day Beach to Breach Hike, hosted by the Wilderness Visitor Center in Shirley. Explore Fire Island’s dynamic shore on this free, guided hike to the wilderness breach and back. The hike is 3 miles total roundtrip.

Merrick Spring Festival – Spend some time outside browsing different kiosks and vendor offerings at the annual Merrick Spring Festival, taking place Saturday, April 28 – Sunday, April 29 from 10am – 6pm. Stop by to interact and buy directly from dozens of established artisans and high-quality craft and gift vendors. Maybe you’ll even find a potential gift item for Mother’s Day next month!

54-60 East Main Street Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 654-4700

Wilderness Visitor Center
1 William Floyd Parkway Shirley, NY 11967
(631) 281-3010

Intersection of Merrick Avenue and Sunrise Highway
1 Broadcast Plaza Merrick, NY 11566
(516) 442-6000