November officially kicks off the holiday season on Long Island. From the Festival of Trees to Gatsby-style feasts, here’s where we will be headed to get into the holiday spirit.

  1. Explore local cuisines at Long Island Restaurant Week

2. Enjoy a guided tour of Spirit’s Promise Equine Rescue

3. Become a chef by taking French Executive Chef Guy Reuge’s Master Class

4. Catch Elton John at NYCB Live Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

5. Be artsy with a guided walk through the Parrish Art Museum

6. Break a sweat before dinner at the Montauk Run for Fun Turkey Trot around Fort Pond

7. Dine like Gatsby at Glen Cove Mansion’s Thanksgiving Feast

8. Get into the holiday spirit at the Festival of Trees

9. Shop ‘til you drop on Black Friday at Roosevelt Field

10. See Montauk become even more magical at the Lighting of the Lighthouse