June has officially arrived and Long Island is packed with entertainment, performances and more to enjoy! If you’re into wrestling entertainment, don’t miss WWE Smack Down at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum this week. The legendary wrestler Mick Foley is also schedule for a comedy show at The Brokerage in Bellmore. Other entertainment and activities going on this week include the Great Bridal Extravaganza at Melville Marriott, Ralphie May at Bay Street Comedy Club, a cooking class on firing up the grill at Levittown Public Library, the Franklin Square Strawberry Festival, a twilight kayaking tour with the Dinghy Shop and the Jack Daniel’s karaoke party at Red River. Check out the details below!
MONDAY – JUNE 3, 2013
Who: Great Bridal Extravaganza At Melville Marriott
Info: It’s an event where you can meet with some of the best wedding professionals from wedding planners, florists, caterers, cake designers, DJs to jewelers. There’s also an opportunity to win a vacation getaway and other prizes, such as gift certificates, jewelry and more.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 6:30PM to 9:30PM at Melville Marriott, 1350 Walt Whitman Road, Melville – (631) 667-EXPO
Who: Ralphie May At Bay Street Comedy Club
Info: Since Ralphie May’s debut on season one of “Last Comic Standing,” audience just can’t get enough of this larger than life comedian. Come out for a night of laughter!
Cost: $62 For Members, $69 For Non-Members
Time & Place: 8PM at Bay Street Theatre, One Bay Street, Sag Harbor – (631) 725-9500
TUESDAY – JUNE 4, 2013
Who: Cooking Class – Fire Up The Grill at Levittown Public Library
Info: Join Chef Carole Olkowski from R.S. Jones Restaurant outside the library staff parking lot for an outdoor grilling, smoking, and barbeque class adventure. There will also be the opportunity to sample food. Registration required.
Cost: $5 Check or Money Order
Time & Place: 7PM at Staff Parking Lot at Levittown Public Library, One Bluegrass Lane, Levittown – (516) 731-5728
Who: WWE Smack Down At Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Info: Enjoy a night of wrestling entertainment with WWE entertainers!
Cost: $35.10 to $111.85
Time & Place: 7PM at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Turnpike, Uniondale
WEDNESDAY – JUNE 5, 2013
Who: Franklin Square Strawberry Festival
Info: This festival features delicious treats including buttercake and strawberry shortcake, entertainment, raffle and prizes. Proceeds go to The Plattduetsche Retirement Home.
Time & Place: 1:30PM at Franklin Square, 1132 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin Square – (718) 479-0352
Who: Twilight Kayak Tour With The Dinghy Shop
Info: Every Wednesday is the chance to paddle across the Great South Bay. Whether you’re a new or experienced paddler, come out to relax and enjoy a view of the sunset with the Manhattan skyline in the foreground. Bring a change of clothes, a drink, and a snack. The kayak, paddle, and life jacket will be provided. If you have your own kayak, there’s just a $10 guide fee. Call to reserve your spot
Time & Place: 6PM to 8PM at The Dinghy Shop, 334 South Bayview Avenue, Amityville – (631) 264-0005
THURSDAY – JUNE 6, 2013
Who: Mick Foley Comedy Show At The Brokerage
Info: Pro-wrestler Mick Foley offers a special evening of comedy. Foley is not only an actor and professional wrestler, but also a comedian. There’s a two beverage per person minimum at the tables.
Time & Place: Doors Open at 5:30PM, 7PM Show at The Brokerage in Bellmore, 2797 Bellmore Avenue, Bellmore – (516) 785-8655
Who: Jack Daniel’s Karaoke Party At Red River
Info: Enjoy an evening of karaoke with over 10,000 songs to choose from. There’s also live music from Sick Man, impersonating the voices of Billy Joel, Elton John, Eddie Veddar, Axle Rose, Lane Staley and others.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 9PM to 1AM, Red River, 450 Main Street, Yaphank – (631) 345-6000
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