Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park


Baseball for charity

The 3rd annual Jeremy Feder All-Star Charity Baseball Tournament kicks off opening night on Friday, Sept. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in Wrights Field on 264 Mott St. in Oceanside. Local children’s baseball teams will be playing throughout the weekend until Sunday, Sept. 23. Proceeds from raffles, t-shirts and donations help veterans through America’s VetDogs. For more information, contact

It’s Sukkah time

Pitch in decorating the Sukkah at Temple Avodah on 3050 Oceanside Rd. in Oceanside on Sunday, Sept. 23 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. It is open to children of all ages, but please wear a smock or old clothing. Pizza and treats will be available and walk-ins are welcome for the arts and crafts. RSVP to

Sip n’ paint

Grab a pallet and some wine and at Masone Beach on 32 Waterford Rd. in Island Park on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. for Sip n’ Paint With Frank!

Theatrical showcase

Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Jay Adana, the 2018 Jonathan Larson Grant winner is the featured performer at this year’s Larson Legacy Concert at Adelphi University’s Performing Arts Center, on Sunday, Sept. 23, at 3 p.m. She’ll present excerpts from her new musical, The Loophole,” which tells of a brilliant biracial scientist, living in her white father’s house in Atlanta during the last year of the Civil War, who must ultimately choose between her family and her life’s work, or fight for love and freedom. Info: (516) 877-4000 or

Mid Autumn-Moon Festival

Experience a unique Asian festival celebration without a flight to Asia, Sunday, Sept. 23, 12-5 p.m. Planting Fields State Park is the setting for this lively cultural showcase. The festivities include traditional Chinese arts and crafts, nonstop entertainment, kid-friendly activities, interactive games, an art fair, and much more. Info: (516) 922-8600 or