Hot Spots: Music, Street Fairs and More in the Latest Weekend Watch

Don't miss out on the great music entertainment and street fair events coming up this weekend!

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Get ready for a weekend packed with music entertainment, street fairs and more on Long Island! Music entertainment runs include The Ebony Hillbillies, Bill Scorzari, The Bandits, David Cassidy and others. Also check out events like Family Fun Day and Picnic at Southaven County Park, Long Beach Street Fair and the Annual Nesconset Day Street Fair. Check out the details below!

FRIDAY – SEPTEMBER 6, 2013

Who: Bluegrass & BBQ Featuring The Ebony Hillbillies At The Parrish Art Museum
Info: Enjoy an evening featuring “one of the last black string bands in the U.S.” The Ebony Hillbillies will entertain on the terrace with rootsy and All American music.
Cost: Free With Museum Admission, $10 For Adults, $8 For Seniors, Free For Children Under 18 and Students With ID
Time & Place: 5PM to 8PM at Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill – (631) 283-2118

Who: The Language Of Flowers At Masury Estate Ballroom
Info: Enjoy a flower show featuring horticulture, design, table artistry, educational and children’s exhibits.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 12PM to 4PM at Masury Estate Ballroom, 67 Old Neck Road South, Center Moriches – (631) 874-1098

Who: Bill Scorzari with the Raddle Chains and Straw Walkers At The Paramount
Info: Native Long Islander Bill Scorzari is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He combines traditional Americana, Folk, Roots and Acoustic music elements, with original, melody-laden compositions, thought-provoking lyrical imagery in a signature voice.
Cost: General Admission
Time & Place: 5PM Doors Open, 8PM Show Begins at The Paramount, 370 New York Avenue, Huntington – (631) 673-7300

SATURDAY – SEPTEMBER 7, 2013

Who: The Bandits Tribute To Bob Dylan And The Band At Dix Hills Performing Arts Center
Info: Bob Dylan’s influence on folk and rock music goes back to 1963. The Bandits will perform a concert taking you back to the magical era playing acoustic music and rock and roll.
Cost: $20 to $35
Time & Place: 7:30PM At Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, 305 North Service Road, Dix Hills – (631) 656-2148

Who: David Cassidy At Eisenhower Park
Info: As part of Eisenhower Park’s Lakeside Concerts David Cassidy will perform. Cassidy played Keith Patridge in the early ‘70s sitcom “The Patridge Family” and became one of pop culture’s most celebrated teen idols.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 7PM at Eisenhower Park, Parking Fields 6 and 6A, Hempstead Turnpike and Stewart Avenue, East Meadow – (516) 572-0348

Who: 8th Annual Family Fun Day And Picnic At Southaven County Park
Info: Enjoy a day presented by Contractors for Kids. There will be a petting zoo, pig race, a pie eating contest, rides, games and more. The lineup of live music includes Joseph & Friends, BX2, Rattlesnake Dawn and BigDaddy and The Bulldogs.
Cost: $25 For Adults, $15 For Children 12 and Under 
Time & Place: 11AM to 5PM at Southaven County Park, Victory Avenue, Brookhaven – (888) 208-KIDS

SUNDAY – SEPTEMBER 8, 2013

Who: Long Beach Street Fair
Info: The super street fair hosted by the Long Beach Chamber of Commerce is complete with vendors, music, food and inflatable rides!
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 10AM to 6PM at Shore Road Between Long Beach Boulevard and Riverside Road, Long Beach – (516) 432-6000

Who: Grateful Fest At The Vanderbilt Museum
Info: It’s a day of Grateful Dead tribute bands and live painting overlooking the Long Island Sound. The event features Half Step, The Electrix, Unbroke Chain and Reflections along with 50 artists painting to the inspiration of live music, scenic vistas, and audience interaction.
Cost: $15 For Adults, $5 For Children 12 And Under, Free For Children 5 and Under
Time & Place: 12PM to 7PM at The Great Lawn At The Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport – (631) 261-2941

Who: Annual Nesconset Day Street Fair
Info: This fair is hosted by the Nesconset Chamber of Commerce. The fair runs along Smithtown Boulevard and features vendors with unique items and live entertainment.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 10AM to 5PM at Smithtown Boulevard, Nesconset – (631) 724-2543

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