What to do in North Babylon, NY? If you’re planning to visit or buy a home in N. Babylon you will be amazed at how much there is to do.
Location location location… North Babylon’s location makes it prime real estate for anyone wanting to live on Long Island. Its close proximity to all major highways, access to public transportation, shopping,restaurants, beaches, parks, numerous lakes and nightlife, within an hour to New York City… all while providing you with the serenity of a residential community makes it an awesome place to live.
Nestled between Babylon Village, Deer Park, West Babylon and West Islip, North Babylon is mere minutes away from just about everything. What to do in North Babylon? Do you like to shop? Babylon Village with its unique boutiques is 5 minutes away, Tanger Outlet Mall is less than 10 minutes away, Bay Shore Mall is about 10 minutes away. Big box stores such as Target, Lowe’s and Home Depot are in Bay Shore, Copiague, Deer Park and Commack – within 10 minutes of North Babylon.
Movie theaters, bowling alleys, paintball, are among the many recreational facilities in the area. Minutes away from miniature golf (putt-putt golf), regular golf, trampoline park, The Adventure Park at Long Island in Wheatley Heights, (zip lining) Adventureland in Farmingdale, Wyandanch Park and the Argyle Theater in Babylon.
Still asking “what to do in North Babylon?” Well there is more…Lakes and parks are plentiful in the area. Among the many nearby parks is Phelps Lane Park in N. Babylon, Argyle Lake Park in Babylon, Belmont Lake State Park in West Babylon, Tanner Park in Copiague, Venetian Shore Park in Lindenhurst (which also has a beach for residents), Geiger Park in Deer Park, James A. Caples Memorial Park in Amityville, Wyandanch Park in Wyandanch and Southard Ponds Park in Babylon.
If you’re a foodie, you will have access to a cultural experience within N. Babylon and the surrounding communities. Among the many cuisines you will find: Asian Fusion, Chinese, Indian, Italian, Jamaican, Japanese, Middle Eastern, Seafood, Spanish…and so much more. There is fine dining, family style, cafes and pubs. In addition, fast food restaurants, abound in the area. You will not go hungry. There is something to tickle every taste bud. Of course there are also plenty of bars available for the thirsty.
During the warmer months, you will most definitely not be asking…”what is there to do in North Babylon?” North Babylon is accessible to beaches, public pools, water sports, fishing…you name it, N. Babylon and the surrounding communities will deliver.
Robert Moses State Park Beach, Cedar Beach, Overlook Beach and Venetian Shores are among the many beaches that are less than 10 miles from North Babylon.
What about the people you ask. North Babylon attracts the best of the best from all over. Residents have pride in homeownership that is unmatched. People take great care of their homes, yards, gardens. The residents are generally warm, generous, community minded and involved. Parents are active in their children’s education as well as extracurricular activities…and yes… parents and children are very competitive in both areas. Parents usually show up early for events. If you get there at the scheduled time, do not expect to get prime parking spots…those were taken at least 1/2 hour before. However, the residents are generally pleasant, inclusive and caring.
With so much to do, combined with a great community of people…If you are planning to visit or buy a home in North Babylon, be prepared to be amazed!