Directions to the Bike & Fitness Expo

Long Island Location:

DAVID S. MACK SPORTS AND EXHIBITION COMPLEX

 

BY BICYCLE

  • Please check the routes from your starting point and bike safely.

DRIVING

  1. Travel on the Long Island Expressway to Exit 38; then onto the Northern State Parkway to exit 31A; then south on the Meadowbrook Parkway to Exit M4; and then west on Hempstead Tpke (Route 24)

OR

  1. Travel on the Southern State Parkway to Exit 22; then north on the Meadowbrook Parkway to Exit M4; and then west on Hempstead Tpke (Route 24)

THEN

  • Meadowbrook Parkway to exit M4 West (Hempstead Turnpike). Hofstra is less than a mile to the west. At the third traffic light from the Meadowbrook, turn right onto Earle Ovington Blvd. At the first traffic light, turn left into the entrance for Hofstra University at E Gate Road. Follow the signs for parking and event entrance.

Coming from the West on Hempstead Turnpike

  • Travel through the village of Hempstead on Hempstead Tpke. Go under the third Unispan (walk-over). At the next light, make a left onto Earle Ovington Blvd. At the first traffic light, turn left into the entrance for Hofstra University at E Gate Road. Follow the signs for parking and event entrance.

**Please remember that busses, trucks, and commercial vehicles may not travel on Parkways in New York.**

Busses, Trucks, & Commercial Vehicles

  • New Jersey Turnpike North to the George Washington Bridge.
    Cross Bronx Expressway to the Throgs Neck Bridge
    Clearview Expressway South to the Long Island Expressway East
    Exit 39 off the LIE to Glen Cove Road/Clinton Rd.
    Make a right onto Glen Cove Road. Glen Cove Road becomes Clinton Rd.
    Make a left onto Hempstead Tpke (Fulton Street) Route 24 (heading east)

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

By Train

  • OPTION 1: Take the LIRR train to Mineola (Montauk, Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson, or Ronkonkoma branch)
    Then take a taxi from the Mineola LIRR station to the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. (The easier entrance is through the East Gate on Earle Ovington Blvd.)
    Follow the signs to the show entrance

OR

  • OPTION 2: Take the LIRR train to Hempstead (Hempstead or Port Jefferson branch)
    Then take a taxi from the Hempstead LIRR station to the David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex. (The easier entrance is through the East Gate on Earle Ovington Blvd.)
    Follow the signs to the show entrance

OR

  • OPTION 3: Take the LIRR train to Freeport (Babylon branch)
    Then transfer to the n43 (Roosevelt Field) Bus
    Get off at Earle Ovington @ Coliseum Parking Lot
    Cross the street and enter the Hofstra gates
    Follow the signs to the show entrance