RIVERHEAD, NY – The Coronavirus Pandemic Can’t Stop Santa: A brand new 10-room immersive family attraction, ‘Christmas House Long Island,’ is set to open in Riverhead soon.
Christmas House Long Island is an indoor vacation experience providing guests with a “wonderful 8,000 square foot multi-room visitor experience.” Each of the 10 rooms has been curated by true Hollywood decorators using creative lighting and theatrical effects that bring all of the sights, sounds, lights, decorations, ornaments and characters associated with the holiday season to life, with some interesting twists and turns, âa statement said.
Christmas House Long Island, scheduled to open on Friday, November 6, is located at 1241 Old Country Road in Riverhead. Date and time reserved tickets are available now by clicking here.
In accordance with all coronavirus social distancing protocols, Santa Claus himself will be welcoming children and families every weekend and on special dates in November and December.
Visitors will enjoy Long Island’s first Christmas Cake Walk, featuring cakes designed by Andy Cakes; the cakes can also be ordered for purchase and local delivery in the tri-state, according to the release.
Among the attractions presented, let us quote the âSnow Roomâ, with real effects of snow inside; as well as the “Summer Christmas Room”, filled with real beach sand. Other themed rooms include the “Elf Room”, the “Christmas Story Room”, inspired by the classic holiday movie, a gift shop, and “Bakery Wonderland” with gingerbread and holiday cookies.
âThe people of Long Island have had a tough year and are looking for safe, family-friendly experiences that are both new and different. At Christmas House Long Island, our goal is to create a fun and memorable experience that will become a new family tradition. for thousands of people, âsaid Jim Cirillo, co-producer of Christmas House Long Island. “If you love the holiday season, Christmas House Long Island is for you. Our creative team with decades of theater production experience are committed to making this holiday special for all of our guests.”
Christmas House Long Island will be open until January 10, 2021. All New York State and Suffolk County health and safety rules and regulations, as well as health guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be followed, organizers said. Customers must wear masks, maintain social distancing, and purchase tickets with an assigned arrival time in advance. Group arrivals are scheduled at 15 minute intervals to maintain building occupancy levels and distancing.
Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays from 3 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Tickets cost $ 30 for adults and $ 25 for children 10 and under. For more details, information and directions, or to purchase tickets, click here, call (631) 591-0455 or send an email. [email protected]
âChristmas House Long Island brings all of your Christmas and vacation sights, sounds, smells and memories to life,â the statement said.