Memorial Day marked the beginning of summer and the beach season with bright sun and 80 degree temperatures.
Patch's came out Wednesday to help you weigh your options.
We asked Long Islanders their favorite spot and it was a . But you need not leave Glen Cove to get some qualitry beach time in.
Have you made it to the beach yet? Which one did you pick? How were the crowds?
Share your experience in the comments section below.