Five Things You MUST DO During Your Staycation in Stony Brook Village

March 8, 2023

1. Overnight Packages at the Three Village Inn

Whether you’re looking for a cozy inn room or a private cottage stay, the Three Village Inn has accommodations that will make anyone sit down and sigh in relaxation.

They have weekday and weekend packages for guests who love nature, craft beer, and spa services….AND they’re only a two minute walk to Stony Brook Village Center!

P.S. Taps & Apps are BACK on Thursdays at Mirabelle Restaurant & Tavern!

Learn more about your next overnight stay here!


2. The Stony Brook Audio Experience

Learn about the quirky history of Stony Brook Village and hear stories about the people who called it home. Explore your favorite village on your own time and at your own pace.

Don’t forget to grab a coffee from Crazy Beans & a snack from Premiere Pastry for your stroll!

Simply scan QR codes throughout the village or click HERE

The story of the Hercules Figurehead, USS Ohio anchor and Polaris Whaleboat have just been added!


3. Visit the Long Island Music & Entertainment Hall of Fame

Learn about all of the greats that Long Island has produced!

Live music every Sunday night, and exhibits to explore Wednesday through Sunday from 12-5pm.

When you purchase your ticket, you even receive special deals to the 35 specialty shops and seven eateries within Stony Brook Village!

See their upcoming shows and more about the exhibit space HERE

See their upcoming shows and more about the exhibit space HERE


4. Be awed by the Eagle

Witness the only mechanical eagle in the world that flaps its wings, every hour on the hour from 8am to 8pm, as its done for over 80 years.

Learn more about the Eagle HERE

Help us keep the Eagle’s wings flapping!




5. See Long Island’s BEST sunset

Did you know that Stony Brook’s sunsets have been documented as a sight to behold since before the 1900s? Take a look at the image to the left, then come and see for yourself.

Don’t forget to grab an ice cream from Sweet Mama’s or a sweet treat from Stony Brook Chocolate to enjoy while you watch

Can’t come in person? Not a problem. Take a look at our live cameras and see the most beautiful sunset (and sunrise) anywhere in the world.

Watch our LIVE cameras HERE