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TGIF! Huntington

Your local live weekend entertainment guide.

Happy Friday! If you are searching for something fun to do this weekend, yet despise sitting in East End traffic or schlepping into the city, look no further — there are plenty of local live entertainment options right in our area. Click on the links below for more information on each listing. As always, if you have a live entertainment event you’d like to see posted, let us know! Here are a few to start your summer weekend off on the right ‘note’:

August 19

: Live music happy hour featuring Erich and Raquel, 4:30 p.m to 7:30 p.m.

: Huntington Pub Crawl and historic walking tour. Begins at 6 p.m.

Northport Arts Coalition: Happenings on Main Street presents Latimer Experience; jazz, world music and Afro-beat at the Northport Village Park Patio, 7 p.m.

: “Music Corner” featuring dinner, dancing and jazz music from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

: Broadway's Barbara Siman-Strouse presents “Stolen,” a show marrying music, dance and vignettes at 7:30 p.m.

Grasso’s: Sue Giles and Company, vocals, piano and bass at 7:30 p.m.

: Don't miss the classic musical, "Hairspray," based on the 1988 film by John Waters. Showtime at 8 p.m.

: Arena Players Repertory Theater production of William Shakespeare's "Much Ado about Nothing," outdoor performance beginning at 8 p.m.

: “Good Boys and True,” performance directed by Jeff Bennett at 8 p.m.


Karaoke Fridays with Dix Hills resident DJ Patty, from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Moon Shine Band at 10 p.m.

: Disco music and dancing 10 p.m.

: DJ starting at 11:30 p.m.

August 20

: Annual Pet-A-Palooza featuring animals up for adoption, games, music, giveaways, a pet parade and more. Runs from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cultural dance performances from many countries, an international fashion show, games, food, and chances to win prizes, at 300 Nassau Road (entrance on Woodhull Rd.). Runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


: TD Bank Youth Theater Series production of P.D. Eastman’s “Go, Dog, Go!” at 11 a.m.

: BBQ “Fun-Raiser” and old-time carnival featuring games, live music, Civil War reenactment and more from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Vanderbilt Museum: Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book" performed by The Arena Players Children's Theatre. Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.

: Don't miss the classic musical, "Hairspray," based on the 1988 film by John Waters. Showtimes at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.

: Margaritaville Saturdays featuring Young Rebel Goombas, sounds of Key West, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

: Broadway's Barbara Siman-Strouse presents “Stolen,” a show marrying music, dance and vignettes at 7:30 p.m.

Grasso’s: Ernie Byrd & Friends at 7:30 p.m.

: “Good Boys and True,” performance directed by Jeff Bennett at 8 p.m.

: Disco music and dancing at 10 p.m.

: Meysha Steele Band with Jayobe at 10 p.m.

: Brett Sherris’ Summer Camp series continues with Unconventional Conventionalist’s “Rocky Horror Picture Show” beginning at 11:30 p.m.

: Live music by High Def at 11 p.m.

August 21

: Annual Pet-A-Palooza featuring animals ready for adoption, games, music, giveaways, a pet parade and more. Runs from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

: TD Bank Youth Theater Series production of  P.D. Eastman’s “Go, Dog, Go!” at 10:30 a.m.

: Jazz Brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Calypso Sundays Therapy Band, live reggae on the harbor, 4 p.m. to Sunset.

Grasso’s: Wayne Sabella Trio at 12 p.m.

Vanderbilt Museum: Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book" performed by The Arena Players Children's Theatre. Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.

: Don't miss the classic musical, "Hairspray," based on the 1988 film by John Waters. Showtimes 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

: Arena Players Repertory Theater production of William Shakespeare's "Much Ado about Nothing," outdoor performance beginning at 7 p.m.

: “Good Boys and True,” performance directed by Jeff Bennett at 7 p.m.

Jodi Z. August 21, 2011 at 02:58 AM
It is a shame I didnt get this email until 11pm on 8/21

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