A Message from the Supervisor

“Welcome to Islip, the 3rd largest town in New York State, but with an endearing small town feel. We are so proud of our town…our beaches, golf courses, marinas, parks, housing opportunities for all, businesses, industrial parks, healthcare and educational institutions including our own Islip MacArthur Airport that provides many job opportunities. I sincerely hope you find this website helpful.” - Angie

Get your COVID-19 Vaccine at the movie! Call 631-376-3224 to register.

The Town of Islip Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs is proud to announce the return of the FREE Monday Night Drive-In Movie Night Series!

The FREE series will run weekly on Mondays through August, and will be hosted at various locations throughout the Town of Islip.

Space is limited and is first come, first serve. Gates open at 6:30pm. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Islip Food for Hope Food Pantry.

flyer for cruise

The Town of Islip is happy to announce the return of sunset dinner cruises aboard the Lauren Kristy Paddleboat as it sails to Atlantique Beach!

On board guests will enjoy a delicious buffet dinner with a complimentary drink, desserts, coffee or tea, on board DJ, dancing and the marvelous setting sun as they cruise to Fire Island. Call 631-224-5430 to register.

See the image below for full details.

A conglomorate image of the 4 winter program flyers, call, 631-224-5430 for program info.

February 11th, 2020 Need a way to unplug over the break? Looking for fun new activities this winter season? Be sure to check out the many programs and events our Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs are hosting now through Spring.

See the flyers below for more details, or call 631-224-5405.

See a list of all available activities, beginning on Page 16 in the 2020 Winter/Spring Recreation Newsletter.

A flyer image announcing the April 18th polar splash event at the Bay Shore Marina.

Please be advised, this event has been CANCELED.

The Town of Islip invites you to plunge into the icy waters of The Great South Bay on Saturday, April 18th, for the annual Polar Bear Splash benefiting AHRC Suffolk. The event will kick off at 10:00am at the Bay Shore Marina, with registration beginning at 9:00am. Those bold enough to tread the frigid waters can download a registration form via

All proceeds will go to AHRC Suffolk, a non-profit organization providing support and services to people with intellectual and other development abilities. To learn more visit

 Women's Rights and Small Bites event, Wednesday, February 12 from 6:30pm - 8pm. Details in text.

The Islip Arts Council is inviting one and all to attend Women’s Rights and Small Bites, an evening of networking at the new women's exhibit, celebrating of the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote. The event will be hosted February 12, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm, at Brookwood Hall.

All are invited to join Women Sharing Art artists along with AAUW and P.E.O., a philanthropic organization where women CELEBRATE the advancement of women; EDUCATE women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and MOTIVATE women to achieve their highest aspirations.

A flyer announcing the 2020 day trip to Great Wold Lodge indoor water park, details in article.

Splash the day away over Spring Break at one of the largest indoor water parks in North America! Our Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs invites you and your family to the Great Wolf Lodge Indoor Water Park on Tuesday, April 7th, 2020, for a fun-filled day of water park festivities in the Poconos. Transportation, towels and a pizza buffet are included. For more information, please call (631) 224-5430. See the flyer below for full details.

Click HERE to view the full event flyer