Hot Spots: Weekly Watch for November 26 through November 29

Comfort, cozy indoor entertainment for the week...

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The chill in the air makes everyone want to cozy up indoors. This week, enjoy movies playing at select Long Island libraries, including The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel at Amityville Library and Arthur Christmas at Mineola Library. There is also a musical performance by Brian Setzer Orchestra at NYCB Theatre at Westbury, comedy shows, dancing and the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County’s 9th Annual Holiday Light Show to enjoy. Check out the details below!


Who: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel At Amityville Library
Info: Enjoy an afternoon movie at the library. It’ll be showing The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. It tells the story of British retirees traveling to India and staying at a newly restored hotel. The hotel is less luxurious than advertised but soon after the charm of the hotel comes in unexpected ways.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 1PM at Amityville Library, Corner of Oak and John streets, Amityville – (631) 264-0567

Who: Arthur Christmas At Mineola Library
Info: Make this Monday a family movie night with Arthur Christmas showing at Mineola Library. The movie is complete with humor and offers a heart-warming story. On the eve of Christmas, Santa’s youngest son seeks to use his father’s high-tech operation for an urgent mission.
Cost: Free Event
Time & Place: 7PM at Mineola Library, 195 Marcellus Road, Mineola – (516) 746-8488


Who: Brian Setzer Orchestra At NYCB Theatre At Westbury
Info: The Brian Setzer Orchestra mixes rock and swing as a 17-piece band. Brian Setzer was formerly with the Stray Cats. Big band flavor is added to classical music with this performance.
Cost: $29.50 to $69.50
Time & Place: 8PM at NYCB Theare At Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury – (516) 247-5200

Who: Argentine Tango Lovers of Long Island Meeting
Info: Get ready for a night of dancing! Argentine Tango Lovers of Long Island has an opening meeting featuring a beginner lesson and intermediate lesson followed by practice dancing with a dinner buffet.
Cost: $18
Time & Place: 7PM For Beginner Lesson; 7:45PM For Intermediate Lesson; 8:30PM Dance Practice at Mirelle’s Restaurant and Catering, 170 Post Avenue, Westbury – (631) 242-0686


Who: Liars And Lovers At The Rose Theater
Info: Liars and Lovers is a three-character play complete with biting dialog, humor, and streamlined pacing and tension. It is recommended to arrive 30 minutes before the curtain opens. The play continues to run through December 2nd on Wednesday’s, Friday’s and Sunday’s.
Cost: $20 Admission
Time & Place: 8PM at The Rose Center, 1320-2 Lincoln Avenue, Holbrook – (631) 599-2263

Who: Comedy Night At The Plaza Cinema & Media Arts Center
Info: On this night, Chris Williamson is welcomed back on stage following a brief hiatus. Wilshire Comedy Group performers Tina with Tommy, Mike Dillon, Chris Roach, Eric Tartaglione and Chris Monty are lined up for a night of stand-up comedy.
Cost: $12 Admission
Time & Place: 7PM at The Plaza Cinema & Media Arts Center, 20 Terry Street, Patchogue – (631) 645-5152


Who: Girl Scouts of Suffolk County’s  9th Annual Holiday Light Show at Camp Edey
Info: Back for the 9th year, this holiday light show is a mile-long drive through a wooded trail. Get ready to be amazed by dazzling light displays and holiday vignettes. There’s also a Holiday Village to take a photo with Santa, visit the Hall of Trees and enjoy a cup of hot cocoa with snacks. This holiday light show continues through December 30 all week long.
Cost: $12 Per Car ($15 Per Car Friday – Saturday)
Time & Place: 5PM to 9PM at Camp Edey, 1500 Lakeview Avenue, Bayport – (631) 472-1625

Who: Comedy Show at KAZAN of Port Washington
Info: Stop by KAZAN of Port Washington to enjoy drinks and Central Asian cuisine. There’s also a live comedy show every Thursday featuring comics from TV and top NYC clubs.
Cost: Free Comedy Show
Time & Place: 10PM at KAZAN of Port Washington, 75 Main Street, Port Washington – (516) 439-4444

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