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Very nice family gathering spot

I visited with childhood friends. Took my daughter and grandbaby with me. It was easy to get to... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
via mobile
Just a casual relaxing day at the park

Well maintained, beautiful scenery. Manicured lawn, duck pond and dog park. A nice quite park to... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Eric M
Nassau County, New York, United States
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  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“picnic tables”(2 reviews)
“bbq”(4 reviews)
“nature”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Valley Stream State Park Road, Valley Stream, NY 11580
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I visited with childhood friends. Took my daughter and grandbaby with me. It was easy to get to. Parking is $8 which is reasonable. The staff was friendly. The park was clean. There were grills available. Just enough tables and chairs and waste cans. The...More

Thank Trail689544
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Well maintained, beautiful scenery. Manicured lawn, duck pond and dog park. A nice quite park to enjoy in an urban area. Free parking, next to the Valley Stream LIRR station.

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nice clean open area and park. Good place to take your family and friends for a fun relaxing day. You can do much

Thank Khatch
Reviewed 13 March 2017

It's a nice park. Lots of hungry mosquitoes. They seem to get up into your clothes no matter what you're wearing. I don;'t think this park is ever treated for bugs so beware.

Thank DivaNYC007
Reviewed 24 February 2017

this park is large and has a space for every member of your family. it has areas for all outdoor lovers...and those who dont love the outdoors ;)

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Bring your sneakers, running shoes, bicycles. Park is open until dusk. No fee to use. Nice for a walk around the lake for some exercise. Miniature golf available for fee.

Thank Eagle145
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I have lived in Valley Stream for almost 40 years and have found this park to be a very pleasent place to visit. It's always clean and inviting.

Thank jimrV7684YT
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This park is very nice and out of the way. If you do not have a car, it is very difficult to get to this park. Besides that it offers a nice playground, bbq grills and tables. Not alot of traffic, I guess due to...More

Thank CeeeCeee631516
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good, spacious, well maintained. It can be crowded on the summer weekend. Reserve group spots early. I have been using it for two decades.

Thank Azzlay_NY
Reviewed 5 June 2016

If you live in the vicinity, this is a nice little park for family picnics. There are many picnic tables and BBQ pits. This is a great place to bring young children, as there are several play areas for climbing and swings and other things...More

Thank Manuel B
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Shawana M
24 August 2018|
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Response from Dawn O |
No permit required for groups smaller than 50. If you want alcohol you need a permit $25 No music allowed.
30 May 2018|
Response from Dawn O |
RV's can enter the parking lot, but there is not a dedicated area for them. The park closes at dusk. Everyone has to leave.