Seven events happening on Long Island next week


Long Island Boat Show

Friday, Feb. 21, 12 p.m.








One of the largest boat shows on Long Island will be taking place at Nassau Coliseum. There will be several boats, both new and used, for sale at the event. Additionally, there will be retailers on hand selling boat supplies. Standard tickets are $11.70 each, while senior tickets for those 65 or older are $8.70.

Where: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale, New York 11553

Info: 516-231-4848 or

Artie Lange

Saturday, Feb. 22, 8 p.m.











Comedian Artie Lange will be performing at the Space at Westbury. Lange was a cast member on Mad TV from 1995 to 1997 and was on the third mic for The Howard Stern Show from 2001 to 2009. Additionally, he had a recurring role on the HBO series Crashing. His 2008 book, Too Fat to Fish, entered the New York Times Best Seller list at the number one spot. Tickets to the event are $29 for loge and balcony seats and $39 to $49 for reserved orchestra seats. Tickets purchased on the day of the event will cost an extra $5.

Where: The Space at Westbury, 250 Post Ave., Westbury, NY 11590

Info: 516-283-5566 or


Seinfeld Trivia Night

Sunday, Feb. 23, 6 p.m.










Test your knowledge on the show about nothing in this trivia contest. The first 15 people to register for the event can do so for free. Participants will be paired up into teams of no more than four. In order to participate in the event, attendees must purchase at least two total foods or drinks.

Where: The Vine Wine Bar, 2259 Merrick Rd., Merrick, NY 11566

Info: 516-812-7883 or


Making Memories With Music-The LI Banjo Society

Monday, Feb. 24, 11 a.m.









Making Memories With Music will give participants the opportunity to sing, clap and laugh along with the trained musicians on hand. The Long Island Banjo Society was created in 1963 as a means to preserve the instrument and entertaining those listening. Tickets are $5 per person.

Where: Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., Huntington NY 11743

Info: 631-423-7610 or

Beach-nesting Birds of Long Island

Tuesday, Feb. 25, 7 p.m.













The North Shore Audobon Society will be meeting and have a presentation by wildlife biologist Amanda Pachomski regarding beach-nesting birds of Long Island. The unique biology and behaviors of these birds will be explored. Pachomski will also provide an overview of the research and conservation work conducted by Audobon New York exploring coastal stewardship, productivity monitoring, migratory shorebird surveys and human disturbance mitigation. Admission to the event is free.

Where: Manhasset Public Library, 30 Onderdonk Ave., Manhasset, NY 11030

Info: 516-883-2130, or


Long Island Career Fair

Thursday, Feb. 27, 11 a.m.










Meet face-to-face with some of the Long Island area’s top employers for an interview. It’s important that attendees dress appropriately for the event and bring several copies of their resumes. Registration for the event is free.

Where: The Marriot, 1350 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville, NY 11747

Info: 631-423-1600 or


Tayari Jones

Thursday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m.

Source: Nina Subin and








Author Tayari Jones will be at Adelphi University to discuss her book, An American Marriage: A Love Story Torn Apart by Social Injustice. The book was a New York Times bestseller and selected as part of Oprah’s Book Club. Additionally, the book included by former President Barack Obama as part of his summer reading list in 2018. Tickets for the event are $5 for the public. Adelphi students, alumni and staff can get in for free.

Where: Performing Arts Center, Olmsted Theatre, Adelphi University, One South Ave., Garden City, NY 11530

Info:  516-877-4555, or


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