Long Island Music, Movies & Entertainment News Coverage





Want to know about the best local bands and entertainment? If you're interested in knowing about the best entertainment right here on Long Island, than the Entertainment Article Section is just what you'll want to read to know what's what about the best movies, music, and entertainment on Long Island.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Big Laughs, Roller Skating, Theater and Easter Parades

Easter is right around the corner! On top of the many Easter celebrations, enjoy comedy shows, theater performance and much more on Long Island!

Movie Roundup: Close Race to the Top of the Weekend Box Office with Captain America and Rio Sequel

The two popular movie sequels, Captain America and Rio, were neck and neck at the weekend box office. See what other movies are releasing this week!

Billy Joel Surprises Local Students at Tribute Concert

In a move that few expected, Billy Joel accepted an initiation to a Glen Cove elementary school tribute concert.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Musicals, Festivals, Comedy and Gospel Music

Kick start the weekend with entertainment on Long Island! There are musicals, festivals, a comedy show and music performances to enjoy.

Easter Egg Hunts: Eggs-actly What the Kids Want!

Easter is almost here! One fun events kids like to take part in are the Easter Egg Hunts that are all over the island this year. So check these Easter Day events out.

Put a Spring In Their Step: Spring Break Activities for Kids

Although we had snow days, children will be enjoying Spring Break this year! Maybe you are not going away, but there are many ways to entertain the kids during Spring Break!

Movie Roundup: Captain America Sequel Sets Multiple Records, Opens Strong with $96.2M at Weekend Box Office

'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' topped the weekend box office and broke several records!

Live on Long Island: Six Great Artists to See in April

Here’s a list of some musical performances you won’t want to miss!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Family Festival, Comedy Fundraiser, Oldies Spring Dance and More Entertainment

Spring's in the air and so is the fun and entertainment for the young and old on Long Island!

Laugh Out Loud Fun: Enjoy Some Great Comedy this April Fools' Day!

Enjoy laughs all month long by checking out some local comedy clubs that are featuring top comedians!

Thank Your Librarian: April Holidays That Show Libraries Appreciation

Part of our taxes is funding our local libraries which provide use with not only books, but films, programs, and means of research. So, show some appreciation this month to your library!

LongIsland.com's 2014 April Family Fun Guide: Spring Fairs, Earth Day & More Seasonal Fun!

Kick off the Spring season by enjoying some warm weather, seasonal and outdoor fun the whole family can enjoy!

Science Fiction Fans Celebrate LI-CON in Rockville Centre

The first ever LI-CON is a two-day event being held this weekend.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Restaurant Week, Model Train Show, Polar Plunge and More Entertainment

Enjoy great dining along with a variety of entertainment for the end of the week on Long Island!

Dee Snider Announces 2014 Ride to Fight Hunger on Long Island to Benefit Long Island Cares, Inc. - The Harry Chapin Food Bank

Dee Snider, singer, songwriter for Twisted Sister, actor and television and radio personality will once again lead thousands of motorcycle riders as part of his annual ride for charity on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at the Town ...

Movie Roundup: ‘Divergent’ Brings in $56M on Opening Weekend, ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Trails Far Behind with $16.5M

'Divergent,' the latest sci-fi movie flick topped the weekend box office on opening weekend. It makes the second best grossing film on opening for the year. 'Muppets Most Wanted' placed second place at the weekend box office.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Craft Beer Festival, Wrestling, The Vagina Monologues and More Entertainment

You won't run short of options for entertainment on Long Island with these hot spots to check out!

Actors, Athletes,TV News Personalities, and Fashion Stars Help Raise $400,000 for Contractors For Kids and Families of Seriously Ill Children

9th Annual Contractors For Kids Reception brought together over 1,000 celebrities, real estate, architecture, and construction professionals, and volunteers.

Movie Roundup: ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ Takes Top Spot at Box Office, Beating Out New Release ‘Need for Speed’

Family-film 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman' take the top spot at the weekend box office.
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