Fill your evenings on Long Island with sports entertainment, comedy, the theater and more! On Monday, enjoy a night of football on the big screen from the Nutty Irishman of Farmingdale as it also kicks off its All You Can Eat Wings night. If you’re looking for a laugh, it’s open mic night at Vibe Lounge where you can also enjoy 2-for-1 drinks. Come Tuesday, plan your reservation at Jackie Reilly’s Restaurant for its psychic dinner night and enjoy a night of live baseball as game one of three begins between the Long Island Ducks and the Lancaster Barnstormers at Bethpage Ballpark. On Wednesday, head to Dublin Deck for its Hump Day Hoe Down Country Night for line dancing and mechanical bull riding. Sweet Charity will also be playing at the John W. Engeman Theatre. For Thursday, enjoy the celebration of Stevie Wonder music at the Patchogue Theatre for Performing Arts or take advantage of the opportunity to learn how to make quick and easy soups with Chef Richard from Kanobley Catering at the West Babylon Public Library. Check out the details below!
MONDAY – SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
Who: Monday Night Football – Wing Night at The Nutty Irishman of Farmingdale
Info: Stop by The Nutty Irishman of Farmingdale for a night of all you can eat wings and drinks as its big screen entertains you with Monday Night Football.
Cost: $10 for All You Can Eat and All You Can Drink Bud Lights ($3 pints from 10PM to closing)
Time & Place: 8PM to 10PM at The Nutty Irishman of Farmingdale, 323 Main Street, Farmingdale – (516) 293-9700
Who: Open Mic Night and 2-For-1 Drinks at Vibe Lounge, Rockville Centre
Info: Looking for a night of laughter? Head over to Vibe Lounge at Rockville Centre for its open mic night where you can also enjoy drink specials such as 2-for-1.
Cost: $12 Admission
Time & Place: 9PM to 10PM for drink specials at Vibe Lounge, Rockville Centre, 60 North Park Avenue, Rockville Centre – (516) 208-6590
TUESDAY – SEPTEMBER 11, 2012
Who: Psychic Dinner Night at Jackie Reilly’s Restaurant
Info: Have your fortune told over dinner while enjoying great food at this Irish pub and restaurant.
Cost: Free Fortune Reading
Time & Place: Call for reservation at Jackie Reilly’s Restaurant, 3964 Hempstead Turnpike, Bethpage – (516) 731-7544
Who: Long Island Ducks vs. Lancaster Barnstormers at Bethpage Ballpark
Info: Enjoy a night of baseball as game one of three begins between the Long Island Ducks and the Lancaster Barnstormers. Head there early at 5PM and you can also witness retired New York City Fire Officer and Long Island 9/11 Memorial President Ken Dolan dedicate a steel beam from the World Trade Center to Frank Boulton and the Long Island Ducks. It is in recognition of their support and friendship. The steel beam will be permanently affixed to the grounds outside Bethpage Ballpark.
Cost: $11 to $15 for the game
Time & Place: 6:30PM at Bethpage Ballpark, 3 Court House Drive, Central Islip – (631) 940-DUCK
WEDNESDAY – SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
Who: Sweet Charity Playing at John W. Engeman Theatre at Northport
Info: The Neil Simon musical tells the story of the romantic ups-and-downs of a dance hall hostess who faces endless disappointment and bad luck with men. The show continues to run through October 28.
Time & Place: 8PM at John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main Street, Northport – 631-261-2900
Who: Hump Day Hoe Down Country Night at Dublin Deck
Info: It’s country night at Dublin Deck! Enjoy a night of line dancing, mechanical bull riding and much more while enjoying Corona Lights for $4 a pop.
Cost: No Cover Charge
Time & Place: All evening at Dublin Deck, 327 River Avenue, Patchogue – (631) 207-0370
THURSDAY – SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
Who: Live In The Lobby Show Celebrating Music Of Stevie Wonder
Info: The Live in the Lobby annual fundraiser will feature performances by The Blues Box Mission Band, Chris Cangeleri, Jelly Band, The Patchogue-Medford School All Stars featuring Joe LoSchiavo and Jay Scott, Sean Virag and Friends, Leah Kay, Hypnosmoothie and others. It’ll be a night of performing arts with Long Island musicians celebrating and playing to Stevie Wonder music.
Cost: $10 and it includes a complimentary beverage at the bar
Time & Place: 7PM door opens, 7:30PM show begins at the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, 71 E. Main Street, Patchogue – (631) 207-1313
Who: Kanobley Catering Presents Quick and Easy Soups at West Babylon Public Library
Info: It’s always good to have a few recipes up your sleeve. Join the program where you can learn about soup basics and also learn how to make Thai Shrimp Soup and Southwest Chili in a cinch with Chef Richard from Kanobley Catering.
Cost: $3 for materials
Time & Place: 7PM to 8:30PM at West Babylon Public Library, 211 Route 109, West Babylon – (631) 669-5445
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