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Welcome to Hempstead. If you’re coming through New York City, Long Island starts with a bang — Brooklyn, Queens, Jamaica.... It’s New York, baby. It’s a wild ride, and it’s all good fun. But just minutes from the city limits, things start to look intensely livable; the streets seem to release a long sigh of relief, the trees sway in a gentle breeze, luscious lawns and space replace the side-by-side row houses. Now, let’s get a few things straight first: Hempstead is a village within the town of Hempstead. The “town” of Hempstead (with a modest 760,000 people) is the second-largest city in New York after NYC. It’s three times as large as Buffalo. The village of Hempstead is just under 60,000 and is in the center of the town. When you’re in the Hempstead of Hempstead, life is good. You’ve got everything you could want — ocean, the big city life, small-town vibes, entertainment and more. And Drizly has got you covered with on-demand alcohol deliveries. Simply order your favorite beers, wines and liquors on our website or app and they’ll show up within an hour.