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39th Annual Family Festival by the Sea
September 19, 2019
Come to the 39th Annual Family Festival by the Sea. Enjoy thrilling midway rides for all ages, carnival games, craft vendors, and favorite fair food. Even more, FREE concerts at this family-fun Town of Hempstead event.
Live music highlights:
Thursday — Ben Goldsmith and The Original Band (6:30 p.m.), SixGun (8:30 p.m.)
Friday — ONE: The Three Dog Night Live Experience (7 p.m.), Decadia (9:15 p.m.)
Saturday — Jerome “City” Smith (11:30 a.m.), Wonderous Stories (2 p.m.), Nado (4:30 p.m.), Any Way You Want It: A Journey Tribute Band (5:30 p.m.), 70s Rock Parade (8:30 p.m.)
Sunday – Beach Boys tribute band Endless Summer (noon), Generations (2 p.m.), Back in Time: A Tribute to Huey Lewis & the News (5 p.m.), Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band Freebird (8 p.m.)
Furthermore, Festival admission is free.
However, unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are $30 on site, or online pre-sale for $20 each. Also, 2 for $30, or a Family 4 Pack (2 adults/2 children) for $60 (before 5 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 19). Once the carnival opens, online ride wristbands are $25 each or a Family 4 Pack for $85.
Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $30 for 20 tickets, or $60 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. While, rides take 2 or more tickets each.
Visit the website for coupon savings on rides and food.
Midway hours are 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 10 p.m. Sunday. Similarly, the festival opens at 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Finally, for more information, call 866-666-3247. For craft vendor inquiries, call 516-292-9000, ext. 7480.