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Try your Luck at these St. Patrick’s Day Events in our Area

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 21, 2019 9:00:00 AM

In just under a month from now, St. Patrick’s Day will be upon us yet again. Fortunately, as you might expect in an area with such a rich Irish heritage, Long Island hosts many different St. Patrick’s Day events for all ages. So, whether you’re looking to take your kids to a family-friendly parade or just drink Guinness all day, here are some of the top activities for the holiday weekend.

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Topics: Holiday, Long Island, Events

3 Valentine’s Day Parties for a Special, Romantic Evening

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jan 31, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Valentine’s Day just so happens to be one of the most romantic evenings of the year. Fortunately, on a place like Long Island, there are a wide variety of fun events and activities to enjoy with your loved one. Just take, for example, these fun and exciting Valentine’s Day parties in our area on the evening of February 14. 

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Topics: Holiday, Food&Drink, Valentine's Day

The Top New Year’s Eve Events for Counting Down to 2019

Posted by Collin McGorty on Dec 20, 2018 9:00:00 AM

New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest nights of the entire year. Everyone will be out and about commemorating the end of 2018, while also ushering in 2019. However, if you still don’t have plans for the big day, check out one of these incredible New Year’s Eve events in our area.

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Topics: Holiday, Nightlife, Bars, Food&Drink

3 Christmas Eve Restaurants for a Memorable Holiday Dinner

Posted by Lawrence Blessinger on Dec 6, 2018 9:00:00 AM

To most people, Christmas Eve dinner is the unofficial beginning of Christmas festivities. Although it’s supposed to be a joyous occasion, it can feel a lot less fun if you’re stuck in the kitchen. Therefore, this year, take a trip to one of these fantastic Christmas Eve restaurants in our area that the whole family can enjoy together. That way, you can expect way less stress and a lot more fun!

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Topics: Food&Drink, Holiday, restaurants

Fun Christmas Activities to Get you in the Holiday Spirit

Posted by Collin McGorty on Nov 29, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Now that Thanksgiving is officially over, the holiday season is here once again. That means there will be tree lightings, caroling, Santa sightings and a whole lot of other gatherings throughout the next month. However, in a place like New York, all of these events can get lost in the shuffle. Therefore, we’ve compiled a list of the best Christmas activities for the entire family.

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Topics: Holiday, Christmas, Long Island, Queens

Looking Ahead at our Cyber Monday Sale on Gift Certificates

Posted by Lawrence Blessinger on Nov 15, 2018 9:00:00 AM

On November 26, otherwise known as Cyber Monday, Ollie’s will be hosting our annual gift certificate sale as a way to thank our incredibly loyal customers. So, if you’re still in search of holiday presents for everyone on your list, look no further than our Cyber Monday sale on gift certificates for free, fast, reliable transportation.

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Topics: Holiday, Gift Certificates

Fourth of July Parties for a One-of-a-Kind Independence Day

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jun 28, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Next week is the Fourth of July. So, if you haven’t made any plans yet, you better get a move on figuring out what you’re going to do for the big day. Luckily, we’ve compiled a complete list of the top Fourth of July parties in New York City!

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Topics: Holiday, Food&Drink

Father’s Day Gifts for Dad that he’s Guaranteed to Enjoy

Posted by Lawrence Blessinger on Jun 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Father’s Day is almost here again. So, in order to show your dad how much he means to you, get him a gift that he can cherish and hold on to forever. If you still haven’t figured out what to get the special guy in your life, here are some of 2018’s most popular Father’s Day gifts for dad.

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Topics: father's day, father's day gifts, Holiday

Festive Cinco de Mayo Parties for Celebrating in Style

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 26, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Even though Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican national holiday, we also like to celebrate it over here in America! In fact, there are plenty of Mexican restaurants and Cinco de Mayo parties in our area where you can celebrate in style with tons of delicious tacos and cold margaritas!

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Topics: Holiday, Food&Drink, Bars

Mother’s Day Restaurants for the Special Lady in your Life

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 19, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Whether you can believe it or not, Mother’s Day (May 13) is only a few short weeks away. So, in order to treat your beloved mother or the special lady in your life, why not take her out to a dinner at one of our fantastic local eateries? In fact, you really can’t go wrong with these three Mother’s Day restaurants.

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Topics: Holiday, restaurants, Family, Mother's Day

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