Seven events happening on Long Island next week


Reel Big Fish

Friday, March 6, 8 p.m.










Ska-punk band Reel Big Fish will be taking their tour to Long Island. The group may be best-known for the song “Sell Out,” from their second studio album, “Turn the Radio Off,” released in 1996. That album ended up reaching gold status. However, the group began making names for themselves with the release of their first studio album, “Everything Sucks.” in 1995. That record became very popular among ska-punk fans and college students. Ticket prices range from $20 to $80.

Where: The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, NY 11743

Info: 631-673-7300 or


Saturday, March 7, 1 p.m.










Long Island Social Events will be holding its fourth annual St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawl. Among the Patchogue bars listed as participating in the event are Fultons Gate, Meatball Place, Village Idiot Pub, Tap Room, The Clifton and Gallo. Select beers for the event are $3, while select shots and specialty drinks are $4 each. Standard tickets for the event are $25 while early bird tickets and purchases of 10 or more tickets at a time are $20 each.

Where: Patchogue, NY 11772



Hofstra University’s 22nd Annual Irish Festival

Sunday, March 8, 11 a.m.









Hofstra University will be holding its annual festival celebrating Irish culture. Irish-themed music and dance performances will be performed at the event. There will also be Irish food and vendor stations. Admission for the event is $6 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and free for kids 12 and under. All net proceeds from the event will benefit the Hofstra University Scholarship Fund.

Where: Mack Physical Education Center, North Campus, Hofstra University, 230, Hempstead, NY 11549

Info: 516-463-6582 or


Dark Shadows: Out of the Crypt and onto the Screen

Monday, March 9, 7:30 p.m.









Filmmaker and film historian Glenn Andreiev will be giving a one-night class about the popular 1960s television series “Dark Shadows.” In addition to learning about the show, attendees will also get to know more about series creator Dan Curtis and the lead actors. There will also be a trivia contest with authentic “Dark Shadows” prizes. Tickets for the event are $17 per person.

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

Info: 631-423-7610 or


Esports Game Nightt

Tuesday, March 10, 7 p.m.












Great South Bay Brewery will be holding gaming tournaments in Super Smash Bros. and FIFA 20. Additionally, there will be casual free play available for Tekken 7 and Street Fighter. Registration for the tournaments are $10 each. Participants must be 21 or older to play. Tournament winners will receive a sponsored prize from the Great South Bay Brewery. Half of all tournament registration fees will be donated to the American Cancer Society.

Where: Great South Bay Brewery, 25 Drexel Dr., Bay Shore, NY 11706

Info: 631-392-8472 or


Young at Heart: Strictly Sinatra

Wednesday, March 11, 1 p.m.








The Jazz Loft Trio will be putting on their monthly afternoon concert at the Jazz Loft. In this upcoming performance, the group will be playing the music of Frank Sinatra. Tickets for this upcoming event are $10 per person.

Where: The Jazz Loft,, 275 Christian Ave., Stony Brook, NY  11790  

Info: 631-751-1895,, or



Thursday, March 12, 7:30 p.m.











The hit Broadway musical “Cabaret” will be coming to the Argyle Theatre. The story centers around a seedy nightclub and the relationship between an American writer and an English cabaret performer in 1931 Berlin, Germany. A subplot in the story is about the budding romance between a boarding house proprietor and a Jewish fruit salesman. The original 1967 production won eight Tony Awards. Tickets for the event range from $49 to $74.

Where: The Argyle Theatre at Babylon Village, 34 W. Main St., Babylon, NY 11702

Info: 844-631-5483 or


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