Calendar of Events

Check back regularly to get event updates. We hope to see you soon!

Sep
14
Sat
2019
Hayride Down a Decorated Path – Click for Hours
Sep 14 – Oct 31 all-day
Hayride Down a Decorated Path - Click for Hours

Our all-new hayride features something for everyone! Highlights include a pirate ship, haunted forest and a ghoulish graveyard among other spectacular scenes.

Cost: $5.00 per person a la carte; or as part of the $25 Pay-One-Price Bracelet.

Daily through October 31st. 9am-4pm.

 

Animated Children’s Story
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am – Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm
Animated Children’s Story @ Hicks Nurseries

Come and see the all new animated story titled, “Otto’s Pirate Adventure”. The story follows Otto and his pirate friends as they explore the importance of friendship and teamwork. Please bring a non-perishable food item to donate to Long Island Cares. FREE.

September 14 through October 31. Daily 8am-6pm

Visit the Farm Animals
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am – Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm
Visit the Farm Animals @ Hicks Nurseries

Come to Hicks Nurseries in Westbury this fall to visit our live farm animals including lambs, goats, pigs, ducks and more. FREE Daily 8am-6pm

Fall Face Painting
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Fall Face Painting @ Hicks Nurseries

Children and adults are encouraged to get into the fall spirit by having their face painted at the fall festival. Choose from 3 fall-themed designs.

Cost: $8.00 a la carte; Or as part of the $25 Pay-One-Price Bracelet.

Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day (10/14).

Fall Festival Pay-One-Price Bracelet (Weekends Only)
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Fall Festival Pay-One-Price Bracelet (Weekends Only) @ Hicks Nurseries

Purchase access to select activities “a la carte” or buy our “Pay-One-Price” bracelet to enjoy a package deal that includes: (1) ticket for a bag of popcorn, (1) Otto the Ghost trick-or-treat bag, (1) face painting, (1) pumpkin decorating, (1) Sand Art and unlimited hayrides for the day.

Cost: $25.00 per person. Bracelets are valid for one day only.

Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day (10/14). 10am-5pm

Festive Fall Food on the Weekends
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Festive Fall Food on the Weekends @ Hicks Nurseries

All of your favorite sweet treats are back at Hicks Nurseries this fall! Apple cider, fudge, roasted corn, cider donuts, fudge apples, pickle on a stick, popcorn, pretzels, fresh baked pies, cotton candy, fresh New York State apples, hot dogs, sausage & pepper heroes and more to be announced! Check back for updates.

Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day (10/14). 10am-5pm

 

Free Fall Games on the Weekends
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Free Fall Games on the Weekends @ Hicks Nurseries

Take a turn at one of our spooktacular free festival games. The entire family is invited to try corn hole, pumpkin tic-tac-toe, bowling and ring toss.

Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day . 10am-5pm.

Make Your Own Sand Art on the Weekends
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Make Your Own Sand Art on the Weekends

Create a masterpiece at our all-new sand art station! Choose from a rainbow of sand colors and a variety of containers to make a lasting memory of your day at Hicks Nurseries.

Cost: $7.00 a la carte; Or as part of the $25 Pay-One-Price Bracelet.

Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day (10/14). 10am-5pm

Meet Otto the Ghost on the Weekends! 10am-12pm & 1pm-4pm
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 10:00 am
Meet Otto the Ghost on the Weekends! 10am-12pm & 1pm-4pm @ Hicks Nurseries

Otto the friendly ghost is available for picture taking weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day (10/14).  10am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. FREE.

 

Pumpkin Decorating on the Weekends
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm
Pumpkin Decorating on the Weekends @ Hicks Nurseries

Decorate a pumpkin with your own design using a number of crafting decorations at Hicks Nurseries.

Cost: $9.00 a la carte; Or as part of the $25 Pay-One-Price Bracelet.

Weekends September 14th through October 27th and Columbus Day (10/14). 10am-5pm

 

Oct
18
Fri
2019
Children’s Pizza Party with Otto
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Children's Pizza Party with Otto @ Hicks Nurseries

Chef Otto invites children to join him for a pizza party! In addition to pizza, water and juice, all children will receive an Otto trick-or-treat bag, a jack-be-little pumpkin and the opportunity to take a picture with Otto. At the end of the party, children are invited to take a hayride at 4:45pm. Reservations and payment are required by calling 516-334-0066. Cost: $19.99 +tax per child.

Pet Parade & Competition: RESCHEDULED DUE TO RAIN
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Pet Parade & Competition: RESCHEDULED DUE TO RAIN @ Hicks Nurseries

Bring your pets to Hicks Nurseries for our fourth annual Pet Parade! Travel down a decorated path to meet Otto the Ghost. You’ll also have the opportunity to enter your pet in our Pet Costume Competition! Please help support Long Island pets by bringing pet food, new toys, cat litter, leashes and other items to donate to Long Island Cares for pets in need in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. FREE.

Parade begins at 5pm, Costume winners will be announced at the end of the parade.

ATTENTION CUSTOMERS: Due to the rain storms predicted for tomorrow, we have made the decision to move the Pet Parade to Friday, October 18th at 5pm. We hope you can join us!

Oct
25
Fri
2019
Children’s Pizza Party with Otto
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Children's Pizza Party with Otto @ Hicks Nurseries

Chef Otto invites children to join him for a pizza party! In addition to pizza, water and juice, all children will receive an Otto trick-or-treat bag, a jack-be-little pumpkin and the opportunity to take a picture with Otto. At the end of the party, children are invited to take a hayride at 4:45pm. Reservations and payment are required by calling 516-334-0066. Cost: $19.99 +tax per child.

Nov
15
Fri
2019
Animated Christmas Children’s Story
Nov 15 2019 @ 8:00 am – Jan 1 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Animated Christmas Children's Story @ Hicks Nurseries

Visiting the Christmas Children’s Story at Hicks has been a family tradition on Long Island for generations. Enjoy the ongoing story all day every day November 15th – January 1st.

Admission is always free but we ask that you bring a non-perishable food item to donate to Long Island Cares’ food pantry. Drop off bins are located by the animated story. We thank you in advance.

Mail a Letter to Santa
Nov 15 @ 8:00 am – Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm
Mail a Letter to Santa @ Hicks Nurseries

Mail a letter to Santa and get a response! Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope to receive a response. Last day to mail a letter is Monday, December 16th.

Christmas Open House
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Christmas Open House @ Hicks Nurseries

Enjoy a festive evening at Hicks Nurseries as we kick off the holiday season. Delicious hot beverages and warm cookies will be served as you peruse our holiday displays. Learn the art of bow making and wreath decorating during one of our design demonstrations. And of course, the chorus will be here signing your favorite holiday hits. Join us this Friday, November 15th from 5pm-8pm. FREE

Design Demonstrations Schedule:
Bow Making: Join us at 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm or 7:00 pm
Wreath Decorating: Join us at 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm or 7:30 pm

*Demonstrations are approx. 15 minutes each.

Nov
29
Fri
2019
Meet Santa *Click to See Santa’s Hours*
Nov 29 – Dec 23 all-day
Meet Santa *Click to See Santa's Hours* @ Hicks Nurseries

Meet Santa at Hicks Nurseries! He’ll be ready for pictures and wish lists. And as always, the visit is FREE! Be sure to bring your own camera.

Mon-Fri 1pm – 4pm and 5pm – 8pm; Sat. & Sun. 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm
*Special hours on Friday, November 29: 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 6p

Live Brass Band
Nov 29 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE

Nov
30
Sat
2019
Live Brass Band
Nov 30 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE

Dec
1
Sun
2019
Live Brass Band
Dec 1 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE

Dec
7
Sat
2019
Live Brass Band
Dec 7 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE

Dec
8
Sun
2019
Live Brass Band
Dec 8 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE

Dec
14
Sat
2019
Live Brass Band
Dec 14 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE

Dec
15
Sun
2019
Live Brass Band
Dec 15 @ 4:24 pm – 5:24 pm
Live Brass Band @ Hicks Nurseries

Celebrate the holiday season with lively music at the nursery weekends beginning November 29th. Hours are 12 noon to 4pm. FREE