Friday, Nov. 22, 8 p.m.
Mulcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall will be honoring the world of Harry Potter with its own “WizardFest.” The Harry Potter-themed dance and costume party will also feature photo booths and trivia on the beloved franchise. There will also be a Halloween egg hunt for cash prizes, and a sweepstakes for a trip for two to London, England.
Where: Mulcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh, NY 11793
Info: 516-783-7500 or muls.com
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder
Saturday, Nov. 23, 8 p.m.
A musical by Robert Freedman and Steven Lutvak, “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” follows a distant heir to a family fortune who sets out to speed up the line of succession by using charm and murder. The play has won four Tony Awards in ten nominations. Advance tickets, which can be purchased up to two hours before curtain time, are $27 for adults and $25 for seniors of at least 65 years of age. Standard tickets are $30.
Where: Broadhollow at Elmont, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont, N.Y. 11003
Info: 516-775-4420 or broadhollow.org
Heckscher Museum of Art Presents “Locally Sourced: Art and Artists on Long Island”
Sunday, Nov. 24, 11 a.m.
The Heckscher Museum of Art will have an exhibit celebrating the art and artists of the past and present who were inspired by the rich artistic tradition of Long Island. Each artist whose work will be displayed lives or had resided on Long Island. The exhibit will include a look at artistic communities, the influence of women artists and much more. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for students. Kids ten years or younger get free admission.
Where: Heckscher Museum of Art, 2 Prime Ave., Huntington, NY 11743
Info: 516-351-3250 or heckscher.org
16th Annual Long Island Fight for Charity
Monday, Nov. 25, 6 p.m.
The “Long Island Fight for Charity” will feature local volunteer businesspeople getting in the ring to fight. Fans can come to support their favorite boxers, network and take in the excitement. Over 30 local restaurants will be providing food and beverages for the event.
The 16th Annual Long Island Fight for Charity aims to help raise funds for those in need from the Long Island community. Charities supported by the event include the Long Island Community Chest, Genesis School, National Foundation for Human Potential and more.
Where:Hilton Long Island/Melville, 598 Broadhollow Rd., Melville, NY 11747
Info: 877-240-7821 or lifightforcharity.org
“Twilight Zone,” 60th Anniversary
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 6 p.m.
In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the legendary science fiction television show, local author Nick Parisi will be on hand at the Connetquot Public Library. There, he will discuss his biography on creator of the show Rod Serling, “Rod Serling: His Life, Work, and Imagination.” Parisi will also discuss how he feels Serling was a genius in his era.
Where: Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Ave., Bohemia, NY 11716
Info: 631-567-5079 or connetquotlibrary.org
Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling
Wednesday, Nov. 27, 8 p.m.
A former fixture of “The Howard Stern Show,” Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling will be performing at My Father’s Place at the Roslyn Hotel. He spent 15 years working as head writer for Stern’s radio show before leaving in 2001. Martling has released six dirty joke CDs. Tickets are on sale for $40 per person.
Where: My Father’s Place at the Roslyn Hotel, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, NY 11576
Info: 516-413-3535 or myfathersplace.showare.com
Thanksgiving at Sandbar
Thursday, Nov. 28, 12 p.m.
In celebration of Thanksgiving, Sandbar will be serving a special a la carte holiday-themed menu. The special entrees that will be available include roasted organic turkey, steelhead troupe, pan seared scallops, trofie pasta, grilled swordfish, Long Island duck duo and a 12 ounce 28-day dry-aged New York strip steak. Reservations can be made by calling the restaurant.
Where: Sandbar, 55 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
Info: 631-498-6188 or patch.com