Guide: Town of Huntington 2018 Events


(Image courtesy of Town of Huntington)

The Town of Huntington has lots of events planned for 2018. Check out the list below for some of those events.

UPCOMING EVENTS:
October Special Events:
Oct. 20 - Northport-East Northport Drug & Alcohol Task Force Color Run
Time: 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
Where: Larkfield Road from 5th Avenue to Kew Avenue

PAST EVENTS:
June Special Events:
June 2-3 - Annual “Art in the Park” Fine Art Show
Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

June 10 - Sunday in the Park with Hadassah - Walk for Stem Cell Research
Time: 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: Dix Hills Park

June 23 - Town of Huntington Triathlon
Time: 9 a.m.
Where: Crab Meadow Beach

June 24 - Town of Huntington Triathlon
Time: 6 a.m.
Where: Crab Meadow Beach

June 26 - 13th Annual Lenney Peters Junior Golf Tournament
Time: 1 p.m. (tee off for 18 holes); 2:30 p.m. (tee off for 9 holes)
Where: Crab Meadow Golf Course
Fee: $20
Rain Date: June 28

July Special Events:
July 11 - Grand Opening of the Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo Memorial Spray Park
Time: 11 a.m. (park closes at 8 p.m.)
Where: Elwood Park

July 18 - Huntington Manor FD Firemen’s Fair Parade
Time: 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Starts at Oakwood Elementary School; ends at Stimson Middle School

July 21 - Coltrane Day - Music Workshops - Jam Sessions
Time: 12 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

July 28 - Huntington Fire Department - 175th Anniversary Parade
Time: 4 p.m.
Where: Starts at Town of Huntington Parking Lot; ends at Leverich Place - Huntington FD

August Special Events:
August 7 - National Night Out - Community Celebration
Time: 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Where: Manor Park

August 7 - National Night Out - Sponsored by Sheriff’s Department (not the town)
Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Where: Dix Hills Park

August 26 - Classic Family Car Show - Northport-Centerport Lions Club
Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

September Special Events:
Sept. 1 - Huntington Lighthouse Preservation Society Music Festival
Time: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Where: Gold Star Beach

Sept. 7-9 - East Northport Chamber of Commerce - East Northport Festival
Time: Sept. 7 - 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Sept. 8-9 - 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: John Walsh Park

Sept. 7 - Gandhi 150th Birthday Celebration
Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Where: Huntington Town Hall

Sept. 8 - Travis Manion Foundation: 9/11 Heroes Run 5K & 1-mile Fun Run
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where: Mill Dam Park

Sept. 9 - Town of Huntington 9/11 Memorial Service
Time: 12 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

Sept. 15 - Roaming Hearts Foundation: March for Miles
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

Sept. 20 - Huntington Town Historian: Theodore Roosevelt Statue Dedication
Time: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Where: Sidewalk by Municipal Lot #49; West side of New York Avenue, north of Gerard Street

Sept. 22 - Huntington Awareness Day Festival - Unity in the Community
Time: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: Stimson Middle School

Sept. 25 - Town of Huntington Opioid Task Force Forum
Time: 7 p.m.
Where: Huntington Town Hall

Sept. 28 - Town of Huntington 24th Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Time: 7 p.m.
Where: Jack Abrams STEM Magnet School

Sept. 30 - Long Island United Walk for Recovery & Fair
Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

October Special Events:
Oct. 5 - Oct. 8- Huntington Chamber of Commerce Long Island Fall Festival
Time: Oct. 5 - 5 p.m.-11 p.m.; Oct. 6-7 - 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Oct. 8 - 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Heckscher Park

Oct. 7 - Long Island Columbus Day Parade
Time: 12 p.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Main Street in Huntington

Oct. 13 - Town of Huntington Bocce Tournament
Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Mill Dam Park Bocce Courts

Oct. 14 - Greenlawn Community Day
Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Coral Park

Free Movies on the Lawn
All films are PG and begin at dark.

June 25 - Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Where: Heckscher Park
Rain Date: July 16

July 5 - Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Where: Crab Meadow Beach Drive-in*
Rain Date: July 12

July 19 - The Little Mermaid
Where: Crab Meadow Beach Drive-in*
Activities include sand castle contest; basketball shootout
Rain Date: July 31

August 13 - Despicable Me 3
Where: Peter Nelson Park
Rain Date: August 20

*Bring lawn chair as drive-in lot could fill up


Click here for more information on the events. Check the town’s website for updates or changes to the schedule.

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