Friday, December 13, 2019

Family-Friendly Holiday Events on Long Island 2019

Let’s face it: there’s nothing more magical than the holiday season — especially on Long Island! From jaw-dropping light shows to live festive performances, there’s something that will peak the interest of anyone looking to get into the holiday spirit! So, if you’re opting to look for entertainment that’s only a few minutes away from home, here are some great events to check out!


Long Island Holiday Entertainment 2019

The Nutcracker, Presented by Eglevsky Ballet
Dates: Saturday, December 14 + Sunday December 15, 2019
Location: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts

Times: 12/14 » 2pm + 5pm | 12/15 » 2pm

One of the most timeless holiday traditions for many families across the country is attending a performance of The Nutcracker! And for many years, the story has been brought to life by the incredible Eglevsky Ballet! If you’re looking to get into the holiday spirit, then this show is something that no holiday enthusiast should miss!

Candlelight Evenings at Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Dates: December 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, and 29, 2019
Location: Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Time: 5pm - 9:30pm

Are you looking to celebrate a historic holiday celebration from many years ago? If so, look no further than Candlelight Evenings at Old Bethpage Village Restoration! Taking place in the early 19th century, you’ll walk through the beautiful historic village, seeing homes and buildings illuminated by candlelight. And, of course, upon walking into each, you’ll see reenactments of how the holidays were celebrated many moons ago!

Magic of Lights at Jones Beach State Park
Dates: Now - Saturday, January 4, 2020
Location: Jones Beach State Park
Time: Sunday - Thursday » 5pm -10pm | Friday - Saturday » 5pm -11pm

One of the most legendary events on Long Island happens to be the Magic of Lights show at Jones Beach State Park! Filled to the brim with an incredible array of holiday lights and scenes, visitors will instantly be engulfed in the magic upon driving up to the ticket booth! And, as an added bonus, you can even visit the Toyota Holiday Village to see even more holiday magic — not to mention get a meet and greet with Santa himself!

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Reasons Why You Should Visit the Jones Beach Light Show

When the holiday season rolls around, something magical returns year-after-year on Long Island: the Magic of Lights spectacular at Jones Beach State Park! And now through Saturday, January 4, 2020, audiences will be able to take in the glowing and gleaming light show in all its glory!

Now, if you haven’t attended this incredible show, here are some reasons why you should consider it this year:


Reasons to Attend Magic of Lights 2019

Close to Home
Instead of having to trek into Manhattan on a weeknight, families can visit this illuminated winter wonderland that’s only a hop and a skip away from most homes on the Island! Another thing to consider: if you have young children and are skeptical of taking the train to the Big Apple, then this show makes for a great, easy alternative!

Fun for the Whole Family
In addition to the incredible light displays, the Magic of Lights is also home to the Toyota Holiday Village! This little festive area has a variety of food and sweet treats to choose from, in addition to a meet and greet with Santa, an opportunity to decorate cookies, see the new 240 foot illuminating mega trees, and so much more! Plus, visiting this village makes for a great excuse to get out of your vehicle and stretch your legs — always a plus!

Can Take Professional Transportation
If you’re looking to take the night off from driving, you’ll be pleased to know that Magic of Lights allows guests to take a limousine or luxury bus to the show! That’s right: if you want to book professional transportation, your “chariot” can pick you up at your home and take you and your loved ones to an incredible illuminated winter wonderland! 

When You’re Looking for Quality Transportation, Dynasty is the Name to Trust!
Since 1988, Dynasty Limousine has been the ideal choice for families in and around the Long Island area. Our massive fleet of limousines, party buses, and shuttles will make it easy for everyone to travel in style and comfort!

Monday, December 9, 2019

The Benefits of Reserving a Limo During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is officially here, which means that there are plenty of fun, festive events to attend! From catching a Rockette performance in Manhattan to attending a friend’s holiday party, there’s so much to do and see! And that being said, it might be a good idea to reserve a ride with a luxurious, professional transportation company; here’s why!


Reasons to Reserve a Ride

Less Stress
Let’s be honest: the holiday season can be a tad stressful. Whether it’s running around to purchase the perfect presents for your loved ones or preparing a holiday feast for twenty, it seems as if there’s never enough time in the month to get it all accomplished. 

Since pacing from task to task can leave you tired and stressed, the last thing you’ll want to do is drive. However, with a professional ride, you’ll be in safe, good hands and will travel to-and-from your destination with peace and relaxation.

Accommodates Large Groups
There’s nothing more frustrating than when you’re trying to commute with a large group of people. In fact, the task of going from point A to point B will seem more like a complex mathematical equation than something straightforward and simple. Instead of attempting to figure out who will go in each vehicle, why not take one big one altogether? 

When you have a large party of people, there’s a vehicle that can accommodate your request. From a tradition limousine to a party bus, you and your guests will be able to find something that will suit your preference!

Safe and Sound
Are you afraid to drive into the city (you’re not alone!)? Have no fear: a professional transportation service is here! Whether you’re planning on going to the heart of Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, and beyond, a professional driver will take you there safe and sound. The best part? You won’t have to worry about finding parking — since that could be quite a task!

When You’re Looking for Quality Transportation, Dynasty is the Name to Trust!
Since 1988, Dynasty Limousine has been the ideal choice for families in and around the Long Island area. Our massive fleet of limousines, party buses, and shuttles will make it easy for everyone to travel in style and comfort! 

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

December 2019 Concerts on Long Island

If you’re looking to attend an incredible concert this month, you’re in luck: there are plenty to choose from on Long Island! And the best part about it all? Many of these shows are happening before and after the holidays, which makes it even better for patrons of all ages! So, sit back, relax, and take a glance at some of the biggest shows coming to a venue near you this month!


Concerts to Attend in December

Rick Springfield & Richard Marx » Tickets
Date: Thursday, December 12, 2019
Location: NYCB Theatre at Westbury
Time: 8pm

Coming to NYCB Theatre at Westbury is a one-of-a-kind acoustic evening with two of the biggest musicians from the eighties: Rick Springfield and Richard Marx! These legendary gentlemen will both be playing full sets in a half theatre (not the full round), giving audiences an incredible show that they’ll never forget! 

And, just as a refresher, some of Springfield’s songs include “Jessie’s Girl,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “Love Somebody,” while some of Marx’s most notable tracks include “Right Here Waiting for You,” “Now and Forever,” and “Hazard.”

Trans-Siberian Orchestra » Tickets
Date: Friday, December 20, 2019
Location: Nassau Coliseum
Time: 8pm

Are you looking to get into the holiday spirit? If so, feast your eyes and ears on Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s latest winter tour! If you’re unfamiliar with this incredible orchestra, then you’ll be pleased to know that you’ve heard some of their most popular tunes in television shows, films, and even radio commercials! 

With a show-stopping setlist and jaw-dropping visual elements, you’ll become a fan of “TSO” instantly, wanting to attend their local shows, annually! Of course, some songs that they are well-known for include, but aren’t limited to: “Christmas Eve/Sarajevo,” “Wizards in Winter,” “Carol of the Bells,” and “Christmas Canon”!

Jessie’s Girl » Tickets
Date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Location: The Paramount
Time: 9pm

In search of plans for New Year’s Eve? Celebrate the last night of 2019 in the 1980s with Jessie’s Girl! Known to be one of the most iconic eighties bands in the country, audiences are absolutely captivated by this fun tribute group! With high energy and decked in traditional eighties garb, this incredible band covers hits from artists such as Madonna, Bon Jovi, Michael Jackson, Loverboy, and so much more!

Need a Ride to the Show?
Navigating through concert parking lots can be a pain — especially if people are tailgating. Once you’ve purchased your tickets, let Dynasty Limousine take care of your transportation needs! Contact us today at 631-587-8500!

Monday, November 25, 2019

Art Museums in NYC to Visit - 2019

Did you know that some of the world’s most famous works of art are only a few miles away from Long Island? Whether you’re a fan a paintings, sculptures, or abstract installations, there’s plenty to see at some of Manhattan’s greatest art museums! Now, if you’re not sure where to go first, here are a few wonderful spots to check out!


Great Art Museums to Visit
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
When you think of iconic spots in New York City, one of the most notable is The Metropolitan Museum of Art (also known as The Met)! When you step inside this impressive structure, you’ll instantly be engulfed by some of the greatest works of art. Some of those pieces include, but aren’t limited to:

  • Portrait of Theo Van Gogh by Vincent van Gogh
  • The Water Lily Pond by Claude Monet
  • Madonna and Child by Duccio
  • Study of a Young Woman by Johannes Vermeer

And if you happen to be visiting in the warmer months, you can head up to their rooftop installation and enjoy signature cocktails — while overlooking a beautiful view of the skyline from the heart of the city! 

Located right across from Central Park is the famed Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum! Unlike a traditional art museum, this one is in the shape of a winding spiral — thanks to the brilliant idea of architect Frank Lloyd Wright! The minute you visit this spot, you’ll feel as if you’re walking into an art piece — it’s that impressive. And just like The Met, you’ll stumble upon legendary works, such as: 
  • Mountains at Saint-Remy by Vincent van Gogh
  • TV Garden by Nam June Paik
  • The Yellow Cow by Franz Marc
  • Abstract Speed + Sound by Giacomo Balla
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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Bakeries to Check Out on Long Island

Sometimes, you just need to go to a bakery — and luckily, by living on Long Island, you have many options to choose from! With incredible cakes, cookies, pies, and more, you’ll always be able to find something to celebrate with a delicious, freshly-made baked goods in your hands! And if you’re on the hunt for a bake shop, here are some great spots to visit!


Bakeries to Visit
Address: 43 North Sea Road, Southampton, NY 11968

If you’re a fan of picking up a bag of Tate’s cookies at your local supermarket, did you know that you can visit the shop where it all happens in person? That’s right: Tate’s Bake Shop of Southampton is the place to be! Not only do they have their incredible selection of mouth-watering cookies, but you can even pick up cakes, pies, brownies, and the list goes on!

Address: 59 Route 111 (Hillside Village Center), Smithtown, NY 11787

Cookies, cakes, and cupcakes — oh, my! No matter what the occasion may be, Alpine Pastry Shoppe of Smithtown is the answer! This pastry shoppe offers wedding cakes, dessert cakes, cupcakes, cake-pops, donuts, and so much more! Upon walking in, you’ll instantly be enamored by the beautiful display cases and friendly staff. The best part? If you’re looking for custom party favors, they’re the team that can make it happen!

Address: 80 Deer Park Avenue, Babylon, NY 11702

If you’re strolling through Babylon, you’ll stumble upon Torta Fina Bake Shoppe & Patisserie. With over 10 years in the business, they make the most incredible desserts on the planet. And whether you’re celebrating a birthday, wedding, or monumental event in your life, they’ll be the one that can make a show-stopping dessert to go along with it! 

Another perk about Torta Fina? They also offer fantastic coffee, espresso, and cappuccino to make your dessert experience even more satisfying — talk about a destination dessert getaway!

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Since 1988, Dynasty Limousine has been the ideal choice for families in and around the Long Island area. Our massive fleet of limousines, party buses, and shuttles will make it easy for everyone to travel in style and comfort!

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Things to Do in Montauk, New York - 2019

When you think of Long Island, what comes to mind first? For some, that might be the incredible array of beaches, while for others that could be the bagels — but what about Montauk? Known as “The End” of the Island, this summer getaway is quite enjoyable all year round.

If you’re looking for some fun things to do during the off season, here are a few ideas for your east-end adventure!


Off-Season Tips for Montauk

Visit the Lighthouse
One of the most iconic sights in Montauk happens to be the lighthouse! As the oldest standing lighthouse in the state, and having been appointed as a landmark in 2012, this structure gives visitors from near and far beautiful views of the ocean and surrounding areas. If you’d like to walk up to the very top and experience the lighthouse, you certainly can — just make sure to go during regular hours of operation

Another thing to note? On Saturday, November 30, 2019, the lighthouse will be hosting its annual Light the Lighthouse holiday event! Around 4 p.m., you can ring in the official start of the holiday season by watching the lighthouse be illuminated in a beautiful array of holiday lights!

Have a Drink at the Montauk Brewing Company
If you’re 21+ and a fan of this delicious, Long Island-brewed beer, then you’ll want to make a stop at the place where it all began! Now, whether you’re looking to go to the tasting room and have a glass, buy some merchandise, or simply visit this legendary building, they’re open all week long (unless otherwise stated)! 

And one of the best parts about visiting? You can even get a growler (or two) of your favorite brews to take home — which would make for an awesome holiday gift for the Montauk Brewing Company fan in your life!

Take a Stroll in Town
Simply walking through the town of Montauk offers a number of fun ways to spend an afternoon! Whether you’re looking to purchase some keepsakes or grab dinner at one of the many incredible restaurants, you’re sure to have a swell time! Speaking of dinner (or meals in general), a spot to check out is 668 The Gig Shack, which is located in the heart of town!

With an assortment of incredible seaside eats and live music, it will feel as if summer never ended! Another perk about this spot? They have a decadent dessert menu that will satisfy anyone’s taste buds!

When You’re Looking for Quality Transportation, Dynasty is the Name to Trust!
Since 1988, Dynasty Limousine has been the ideal choice for families in and around the Long Island area. Our massive fleet of limousines, party buses, and shuttles will make it easy for everyone to travel in style and comfort!