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

Bandmembers with guitars in hand on stage look out across apple fest crowd

October 30th, 2023 – More than 30,000 people turned out for the 43rd Annual Town of Islip Apple Fest Saturday at the Islip Grange in Sayville. Sunshine and blue skies made for the perfect backdrop as festival goers enjoyed food, craft vendors, LIVE music, line dancing, petting zoo, amusement rides, games, a scarecrow contest and more!

"This is one of our most popular Town events, and we are pleased with the beautiful fall weather," said Islip Supervisor, Angie Carpenter. "The Apple Fest offers something for the entire family. I'd like to extend a special thanks to the wonderful team at our Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs, and Public Safety, who work tirelessly putting this and other incredible events together year round. We thank you for your hard work," added Supervisor Carpenter.

The Town of Islip will host a Holiday Market on Saturday, December 2 from 12-8 pm in the parking lot of Town Hall, 655 Main St., Islip. The Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting begins at 4:30 pm December 2. See you there!

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