Location: Hempstead Lake State Park
Address: Hempstead Lake State Park,rnSouthern State Parkway, Exit 18, West Hempstead, NY 11552
Region: South Shore
This family-oriented annual fishing festival integrates fishing with fall activities, such as a casting for pumpkins contest and pumpkin decorating. The event also includes fly fishing instruction, demonstrations, and outdoor exhibits by local fishing clubs. Children also enjoy an inflatable, pumpkin decorating, face painting and much more!