Signature Sporting Events on Long Island

Long Island has played host to a number of acclaimed sporting events including the 101st PGA Championship and the annual Belmont Stakes Racing Festival. The US Open has come to Long Island in 2004, 2009, 2018 and will return to the region in 2026. A robust yearly sporting events calendar includes horse racing, running, championship golf, surfing and more. Cheer on the professionals or take part in the action at these signature events.

Click here for a full list of annual events in our official Inspiration Guide. 

Ryder Cup

A local icon, the Bethpage Black Golf Course will be hosting a few of the 2025 Ryder Cup competitions.