2023 Holiday Festivities Guide - Sayville Patchogue Moms

With family and friends visiting & the kids home from school, we know you may be looking for some festive activities to tackle over the next month.

Below we have gathered Holiday Festivities across the island, with details and links to organizers websites. Please make sure to click the links to double check that details of the events did not change since being published in our guide. 

Carter Christmas Tree Farm

123 N. Country Road

Miller Place, NY


Now thru Dec 18 –  9am to 4:30pm

As their website puts it, have some old fashioned holiday fun, by cutting down your own tree on their farm! Carter Christmas Tree far offers a variety of tree types and wreaths.

You can find their website here


Darts Tree Farm & Magic Color Forest

2355 Main Bayview Road

Southold, NY


Now thru Christmas Eve –  9am to 5pm

Celebrating their 50th Anniversary, Darts sells Fraser Fir trees, hand-made wreaths, and holiday ornaments. Larger trees tend to sell first, so go early in the season if that is what you’re looking for. You cam also enjoy a stroll through their Magic Color Forest.

You can find their website here


Lewin Farms

Fresh Pond Avenue

Calverton, NY


Now thru Dec. 24 (everyday except Tuesday)

 9am to 4pm 

You can cut your own tree, or purchase a pre-cut tree “live” balled trees at the front of Entrance #1 (South Entrance by Power Lines). They also provide tractor rides. 

You can find their website here


Matt’s Christmas Tree Farm

 305 Weeks Avenue

Manorville, NY


Now thru Christmas Eve (except Tuesdays) –  8am to 4:30pm

Offering a wide variety of trees, cut your own, or purchase in pots or burlap bags, Matts Christmas Tree farms is the perfect stop for your family. Leashed dogs are welcome. They also have farm animals and photo ops.

You can find their website here


Mike’s Christmas Tree Farm

 323 Weeks Avenue

Manorville, NY


Now thru Christmas Eve –  8am to 4:30pm

Mike’s Christmas Tree Farm is a family-owned business with thousands of trees to choose from. Cutting your own tree at Mike’s Christmas Tree Farm is a wonderful way to enhance your family’s holiday experience. Traditional Music, Tractor Rides, Tree Wrapping, Saws Provided, Balled and Burlapped Trees Available. Perfect Setting for a Family Christmas Card Photo.

You can find their website here


Paul’s Christmas Tree Farm

 240 Frowein Road

Center Moriches, NY


Now thru Christmas Eve –  10am to 8pm

Paul’s Christmas Tree Farm offers trees, wreaths and decor. They also offer wagon and sleigh rides, farm animals, food/beverages and more! They have a wide range of Christmas Trees to choose from.

You can find their website here


Santa’s Christmas Tree Farm

30105 Main Road

Cutchogue, NY


Now thru Christmas Eve  – 10am to 5pm

Includes Christmas store and Santa Express rides. Go skate on their brand new synthetic rink, jump on their bounce house, or take a pony or a hay ride, sip hot chocolate or hot apple cider, munch on popcorn, and make s’mores in our fire pit! The Christmas Shop is open everyday which includes ornaments, decorations, wreaths, tree skirts, decorations, candies, stocking stuffers, holiday socks, hats and mittens and much, much more. Santa visits Saturday & Sundays from 11-4.

You can find their website here


Shamrock Christmas Tree Farm

20685 Main Road

Mattituck, NY


Now thru Christmas Eve  –  9am to 5pm

Family owned and operated since 1987, Shamrock Christmas Tree Farm grows some of the most beautiful trees in the area. You can purchase handmade wreaths, decorations, and grave memorial items from us. From carolers to wine tastings, there’s plenty happening here. We even have activities for the kids. After a tour of the farm, spend some time browsing our fantastic gift shop and snack shed. Santa visits Saturday & Sundays from 12-5. You can even mail your letters directly to Santa in their special mailbox.

You can find their website here


Zuhoski Farms

12025 Oregon Road

Cutchogue, NY


 Now thru December 21  –  9:30am to 4pm

Zuhoski Farms is a family owned tree farm consisting of 70 acres of nursery stock including 15 acres dedicated to cut your own Christmas Trees. They will now be open seven days a week for pre-cut and cut your own trees at our farm located at 12025 Oregon Road Cutchogue.  The gift barn, wreaths, roping, kissing balls, etc. will be available the Friday after Thanksgiving and weekends thereafter. 

You can find their website here


Girl Scouts Enchanted Forest

Howie Carpluk Memorial Road

Yaphank, NY

Now thru December 30  –  5pm to 9pm

An incredible quarter of a mile walk-through Enchanted Forest and Holiday Village featuring light displays. Take photos at special areas, like at our giant Christmas tree. We welcome you to hang out at the Chill Zone to warm up by our multiple fire pits, enjoy giant lawn games, like Jenga, and don’t forget to visit Santa for a photo! This seasonal event serves as an important fundraiser for Girl Scouts of Suffolk County to help expand the access girls throughout Suffolk County have to the empowering Girl Scout experience. Closed on 12/24 & 12/25

You can find their website here



Holiday Light Spectacular by Brookhaven Town

249 Buckley Road

Holtsville, New York

Dec 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, & 17  – 5pm to 8pm (or 9pm depending on date)

Annual Brookhaven Town Holiday Spectacular, an indoor, walk-through holiday light show benefiting the Holtsville Ecology Site.

You can find their website here


Magic of Lights

150 Bay Parkway

Jones Beach, New York

Now thru December 30   – 5pm to 10pm

Magic of Lights is a dazzling, drive-through holiday lights experience featuring favorite holiday scenes and characters of the season using the latest LED technology and digital animations. Experience Magic of Lights from the comfort and safety of your own car as you wind through the sparkling path of Long Island’s favorite holiday tradition. One carload, one price.

You can find their website here


Luminocity Festival

1899 Hempstead Parkway

East Meadow, NY

Wednesday to Sundays –  4:30pm to 9:30pm

This holiday season, an Immersive World of Magical Light installations come to life at the LuminoCity Festival at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, NY. This year’s theme, “Pure Magic” will deliver state-of-the-art production that brings art, light, and color to life through remarkable displays.

This jaw to the floor visual enrichment display is ideal for family and friends of all ages. Festival goers are invited to walk on a narrative walking journey with mind blowing light-art installations through 8 custom display sets.

From Wildlife Safari, Dinosaur Adventures, Magic Kingdom, Alice’s Enchantment, Winter Wonderland, HolidayLAND, and more, this immersive outdoor event covers 17+ Acres of Long Island’s own historic Eisenhower Park.

You can find their website here


Holiday Illuminations

239 East Main Street

Smithtown, NY

Now thru January 15 –  5pm to 9pm

Join us for a magical evening of festive enchantment at the “Holiday Illuminations” event, hosted at the charming Smithtown Historical Society. Step into a world of holiday wonder as we transform this historic setting into a winter wonderland that will ignite the spirit of the season. A 55 Foot Christmas Tree and Santa’s Workshop At the heart of the event, a magnificent 55-foot Christmas tree will stand tall, covered in shimmering lights and ornaments. Be sure to bring your wish list, as Santa himself will be making a special appearance

You can find their website here

Riverhead Holiday Light Show

2549 Splish Splash Drive

Calverton, NY

Now thru December 31  –  5pm

The Riverhead Holiday Light Show has quickly become one of the East End’s favorite holiday traditions. Visitors enjoy an incredible drive through more than 1½ miles of holiday light displays. The show is about 20-25 minutes long. The show is open evenings beginning at 5pm sharp, select dates November 18 – December 31 and tickets can be purchased online through the “buy tickets” button on our website or at the door on select days! All tickets are valid for a single admission.

You can find their website here

Holiday Spectacular at Holtsville Ecology Site

249 Buckley Road

Holtsville, NY

December 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 – 5pm- 9pm (8pm Sundays)

The Holiday Light Spectcular is returning to the Holtsville Ecology Site! Enjoy festive lighted displays for the holidays during this indoor walk-through show.

You can find their website here

Holiday Festival & Market by Town of Islip

50 Irish Lane

East Islip, NY


December 3  –  12pm to 8pm

Food & Craft Vendors, Ice Carving, Santa, Ice Skating, Fire Pit & S’mores & More!

You can find their website here



Fantastic Gardens Market

67 Avery Avenue

Patchogue, NY

Saturdays – 11am to 3pm

You can find their website here


Holiday Sip & Shop by The Grounded Soul

33 Candee Ave

Saville, NY

December 1st & 2nd  9am – 5pm

You can find their website here


Holiday Cookie Decorating Party & Open Play – The Nesting Place Yaphank

95 Horseblock Road #6A

Yaphank, NY

December 16 2:30pm – 4:00pm

You can find their website here


Santa Brunch at LI Aquarium

431 E. Main Street

Riverhead, NY 


 December 10  –  10am, 12pm & 2pm

You can find their website here

Desmonds Pub Brunch with Santa

5720 Route 25A

Wading River, NY 


Dec 11 & 18 –  10am to 3pm

You can find their website here

Breakfast with Santa at the Millridge Inn

585 No. Broadway

Jericho, NY 


Dec 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, & 23 –   Time slots from 9am to 12pm

You can find their website here

Brunch with Santa at Mirabelle

150 Main Street

Stony Brook, NY 


Dec 10, 11, 17, & 18 –  Timeslots from 10:30 am to 2:00pm

You can find their website here

Brunch with Santa at Lombardis on the Bay

600 South Ocean Ave

Patchogue, NY 


Dec 10 & 17 –  Time slots from 11am or 1:15pm

You can find their website here

Brunch with Santa at Rhum

13 East Main St

Patchogue, NY 


Dec 10 & 17 –  Time slots from 11:3-0am to 3:30pm

You can find their website here

Christmas On Ice

71 E. Main Street 

Patchogue, NY


December 7 – 7pm

You can find their website here

Barnaby Saves Christmas at Theatre Three

412 Main Street 

Port Jefferson, NY


Saturdays Dec. 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30 – 11am
Thursday, Dec. 28, Friday Dec. 29  – 11am

You can find their website here

The Nutcracker at Patchogue Theatre

71 E. Main Street 

Patchogue, NY


December 9 – 2pm

You can find their website here

Christmas House LI

Broadway Commons Mall

Hicksville, NY

Now thru Jan 2

Christmas House Long Island is an indoor, one of a kind, fully immersive Christmas experience. A wondrous 45+ minute walk-through of all things Christmas, followed by a glorious gift shop! Everything you love about Christmas, all in one place. All of your favorite Christmas sights, sounds, and smells come to life in Christmas House Long Island! Over 12 rooms including the first ever Snow Room (where it’s really snowing!), The Buddy The Elf Room, The North Pole, and many more!

You can find their website here

Mr. Grinch Pop Up

230 Main Street

Farmingdale, NY

Now thru December 30

*Adults Only* It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year! Yuck! Who is the mean fellow, with his skin all green and his teeth all yellow? Mr. Grinch!

Join us for a Christmas pop up cocktail experience inspired by the movie The Grinch! Join us for a stink, stank, stunk time and Christmas cheer. Indulge in Christmas themed cocktails and a small plate food menu PLUS a visit from Mr. Mean Green himself with table side interactions and photo opportunities!

You can find their website here

Polar Express Ride & Viewing 

Chamber Train Car

Port Jeff Station, NY

December 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, & 23 

Enjoy a showing of the Polar Express while you enjoy Popcorn, Hot Chocolate, and a cookie! A special visit from Santa at the end of the movie too so be sure to bring your camera. Feel free to come in your pajamas. $20 for tickets

You can find their website here

 Winter Wonderland at Waterdrinker’s Farm

663 Wading River Rd

Manorville, NY


Now – December 23rd
12pm to 6pm (weekdays)  & 10am to 8pm (weekends)

 $20 Per Person (under 2 free) includes Ice Skating Activities Include U-Pick X-Mas Trees Holiday Light Display Airstream Xmas Village Barnyard Animals Fire Pits & S’mores Tons of Family Photo

You can find their website here

Winter at the Farm at Finks Country Farm

6242 Middle Country Road

Wading River, NY

Now thru Christmas Eve – 10am to 4pm

FINK’S COUNTRY FARM, wants you to enjoy the Christmas season with us! Please join them WEEKENDS in December for some holiday cheer! Come and pick out your family Christmas Tree and visit with SANTA! St. Nick and Mrs. Claus visit our farm every weekend from 11am-3pm. We will be celebrating with a down-home, family atmosphere, providing a nice warm fire and serving hot cider. Enjoy a walk through our BARNYARD to learn about our animals, all the while listening to Christmas music. Nothing will put you in the spirit like a visit to FINK’S COUNTRY FARM!

We hope you will take the time to enjoy our winter wonderland and make a tradition for you and your family for years to come! And don’t forget to stop by our farm stand while you’re here! We have a large variety of handcrafted WREATHS, BLANKETS, ROPING, LOCAL PRODUCE, BAKED GOODS, CANDLES, DECORATIONS and more!!

You can find their website here

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