Bring the whole family to the Newsday Holiday Lights Festival, presented by the Bethpage Federal Credit Union and Lord & Taylor. Every weekend in December, you can stroll through a 1200-foot Wonderland Walk with over 100 holiday light displays, glide on the 80' x 100' outdoor skating rink and more. There are carnival games, free photo ops, and a chance to meet Santa at the kids' activity center.
Tickets are $5 to $9 (NY sales tax included), and children under 2 years of age enter for FREE.
The festival is held at Newsday headquarters, 235 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY. The entrance to the parking lot, where parking is FREE, is on Ruland Road. More info and tickets at www.newsdayinteractive.com/specials/holidaylights, or call their events hotline at (631) 843-2666.
Remaining dates this month: Friday, December 21, Saturday, December 22, and Sunday, December 23, 2012. Also, skating only on Thursday, December 27, and the festival continues on Friday, December 28, Saturday, December 29 and Sunday, Decemb er 30, 2012.