The holidays are over, but winter has only really just begun. It’s the time of year when your little ones might start to feel the effects of the cold weather and less outdoor play time.
Luckily for us, Long Island has plenty of indoor play venues. Why not let them jump and run around at one of many indoor play spaces in Suffolk County. Our list below has plenty of places to choose from, so get out there and melt the boredom away!
BounceU— 62 Lake Ave. South, Nesconset, NY 11767- (631) 265-5867
Flight N Fit Fun— 1850 Lakeland Avenue. Ronkonkoma, NY 11779- (631) 619-6000
This indoor family entertainment facility offers 26,000 square feet of fun—including 16,000 square feet of wall-to-wall trampolines! Daily open jumps at Flight N Fit feature dodgeball, foam pits, and slam dunk basketball. Kids can enjoy Flight N Fit workout classes that can be purchased individually or bought in sets of 10 classes for a discount. Kids 5 and younger jump for only $10 with one parent assisting. Flight Nights on the weekend for jumpers ages 12 and older are accompanied by black lights, laser lights, and music. Before you go, check their site- discounts are often available.
Kangaroo Kids Inflatable Party Center— 1015 Grand Boulevard, Deer Park, NY 11729- (631) 871-8762
LazerLand— 54A Motor Parkway, Commack, NY 11725- (631) 543-8300
Safari Adventure— 1074 Pulaski Street, Riverhead, NY 11901- (631) 727-4386
One of the highlights of Safari Adventure is Kilimanjaro Soft Play, a four-level maze with tunnels, slides, balls, and cargo nets. The huge 18 foot tall soft playground is for children to explore and have fun! Their equipment is great for children between the ages of 1 and 10. No schedules to check or time limitations to worry about since you can go anytime they are open – every day between 10 am and 7 pm, unless other wise posted. They also have giant inflatables, a hands on area, calming spa, plus over 30 video games and skill games to appeal to children of all ages. The children’s play center has a trading post, where children can trade the tickets they win at these games for all kinds of fun prizes! Become a member and you will get unlimited open play and $25 off a party package.
Sandbox Playspace — 51 Gibson Avenue, Huntington, NY 11743- (631) 421-1600
StrikeForce Sports— 450 Commack Road, Deer Park, NY 11792- (631) 242-1197
Indoor airsoft is an exciting and fast-paced way to experience the sport. At StrikeForce, children 10 and older a chance to play indoor airsoft games. They have airsoft parties that are for kids 10 and older and there are also Nerf parties available for kids 5-plus, and no-mess paintball for those 8 and older. Airsoft is a sport that involves propelling plastic spherical pellets at opponents from specially designed electric or gas powered replica guns. The sport is a competitive, head to head combat simulation that usually involves two teams working to complete a set of objectives in an allotted time period. Players should be prepared to be hit by pellets and must wear goggles and other protective clothing. All gear can be rented on site.
Tumbling Tunes — 212 Laurel Road, East Northport , NY 11731- (631) 697-0140
Tumbling Tunes offers weekly classes specializing in Music, Movement, Art, Mommy & Me & Gymnastics as well as Dickinson After School Gymnastics . Children 6 months to 8 years will love this creative space that offers weekly music, gymnastics, movement, and art classes. Open-play sessions give kids access to an imaginative play area, book nook, baby corner, and craft table. Tumbling Tunes also offers two drop-off sessions—Drop & Shop and Parents’ Night Out (all ages)—as well as after-school care. Playtime/Drop off hours during the school year are Mon. – Fri. 9am – Noon & 3 – 6pm and Sat. 9am – Noon. Additional hours are be available during school breaks and closings. Reservations are required. Enrollment is ongoing, and semesters are prorated from the time of registration.