licvb.JPGHauppauge, N.Y. - Planning a wedding on Long Island just got easier with the launch of the new Weddings Section of the official tourism bureau website for Long Island at From this portal you can explore unique wedding venues, including beaches, wineries, mansions, and banquet halls. You can request a free comprehensive facilities guide. And you can even request price and availability quotes from the type of places you're interested in. All at no charge. Find ‘special offers' and discounts to help you plan your perfect day. You can also explore transportation options for you and your guests; book accommodations for overnight guests; and find other wedding services and more. Thinking about having your wedding reception or ceremony someplace unique? Find information on Long Island's wineries or stunning Gold Coast Mansions. You can even have a ceremony on some of Long Island's famous beaches. And some lighthouses, the aquarium, the village restoration, the aviation museum and more, offer varying options for ceremonies or receptions. Also find banquet halls and hotels with banquet space to accommodate a large gathering or special intimate wedding receptions. While on-site, order a free planning guide to receive a printed, full color guide to see the traditional and non-traditional spaces Long Island has to offer. This 98-page facilities guide provides detailed information on meeting, hotel and reception venues, including description, capacity, services, photos and contact information. And with the free "Request a Price Quote' option on the site, you can fill out a brief form, including the wedding date, type of facility you are looking for, and estimated number of guests, and we'll send it out to the facilities to get price quotes for you. Since New York is now a marriage equality state, Long Island extends a special welcome and invitation to all couples considering saying their vows here. While on the dedicated Weddings Section, be sure to visit the rest of official tourism site for Long Island to find maps, information on things to do, upcoming events guide and more. You can also request a free Long Island Travel Guide. About LICVB&SC The Long Island Convention & Visitors Bureau and Sports Commission (LICVB&SC) is the official tourism promotion agency for the destination's travel and tourism industry. Based on Long Island in Hauppauge, NY, the LICVB&SC contributes to the economic development and quality of life on Long Island by promoting the region as a world-class destination for tourism, meetings and conventions, trade shows, sporting events, and related activities. For more information about Long Island, please contact the Long Island Convention & Visitors Bureau and Sports Commission by calling 1-877-386-6654 or visit Contact: Kristen Matejka Director of Marketing and Communications LICVB&SC 631 951-3900 xt.317