Meet at the Robert Moses State Park Field #5 at 10 am. Join us for a guided walk around the western end of the National Seashore. Learn about how the beach reacts to erosion and how the flora and fauna interact with the winter weather. Bring binoculars if you have them. No fee for the walk. Regular fee for the … Full Story
Relive this historic event with us. Santa arrives at the Lighthouse. Great photo opportunity! Come early. Free
Kick off the holiday season by helping us decorate our holiday tree. Bring a handmade ornament relating to the sea, nature or the Lighthouse to hang on our tree. Free hot chocolate and cookies.
To thank all who serve or have served our country, Fire Island Lighthouse is offering free Tower Tours during regular operating hours to all veterans who served in the military.
In collaboration with Seas Cartography , relax and enjoy amazing local craft brews! under the tower on October 26th from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Live music, yard games, silent auction, and pretzel vendor will also be featured. Tickets go on sale Sunday 10/13 at 4 pm and are limited! Head over to lighthauskeeperscraft.com to find out more.
Meet historical novelist Angela Reich, author of “Shipwreck of Hopes” as she promotes her recently released book at libraries and museums throughout the Long Island region: Ocean Beach Historical Society, September 1 at 11 a.m. Author-signed copies will be available for sale.
By Timothy Bolger Those visiting Robert Moses State Park or traveling the west end of Burma Road have likely spotted one of the area’s newest companies making a buzz on the beach: Fire Island Pedicabs, a tricycle taxi that recently started giving passengers pedal- powered rides between Field 5, the Fire Island Lighthouse, and Kismet. The startup debuted this … Full Story
Photos by Sean Fitzthum The Fire Island Lighthouse hosted the opening reception of their Annual Benefit Art Show on June 20, beginning at 6 p.m. The entirety of the Keepers Quarters was decorated with proud artists dancing in the depths of their coastal creations. For the 18th year, The Lighthouse Preservation Society allowed local Long Island artists to display their … Full Story
Artist-in-Residence Angela Reich, Ph.D. offers a free workshop, from 11 a.m.– 2 p.m., at Fire Island Lighthouse. Reich is the author of “Shipwreck of Hopes” a novel based on the historic wreck of the “Braque Elizabeth” off Fire Island in 1850. Beginners and experienced writers are welcome to bring in their inspirations, drafts or completed works to be shared in … Full Story