The 4th of July, also known as Independence Day celebrates the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4 1776, declaring our independence from the British.
Independence Day is a federal holiday and federal offices are closed. Post offices and town hall is also closed.
Here is a list of what's open and closed locally
- will be closed the week of July 2-9, so they are closed on the 4th of July.
- is open from sunrise to sunset, but get there early. The park typically closes by noon on the 4th due to over capacity.
- You can also golf at Sunken Meadow from 5 a.m.-7 p.m. on the 4th.
The LIRR will be operating on a Sunday/holiday schedule on July 4th.
Additional afternoon Montauk Branch westbound trains from Montauk and the Hamptons will operate on Wednesday, July 4. The regular Monday-only return train from Montauk and the Hamptons will run on Thursday, July 5. For the full schedule, click here.
- will be open from 7:30-8 p.m.
- open from 10 a.m.-6 p.m
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