Weekend Picks, July 15-17th

Looking for something to do this weekend, July 15-17th? Here’s several picks. (Events are listed in alphabetical order by town. Please note dates and times.)


East Meadow, Billy Joel Tribute by Henry Haid & Glass House, Lakeside Theatre, Eisenhower Park, 572-0200 Saturday, July 16, 7:30 pm

Old Bethpage, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Historic Old Time Base Ball Matches – 1864 Rules, Old Bethpage, 1303 Round Swamp Road (Exit 48 of the Long Island Expressway), 516-572-8400 Sunday, July 17, 11 am – 5 pm Fee: $7 – $10

Valley Stream, 2nd Annual Art In The Park & Boutique Craft Fair,  Village Green Park, 60 Verona Place, Valley Stream, NY, 516-825-7275 Saturday, July 16, 2011 , 10:00am – 5:00pm


Cutchogue, Lil Chef’s “Farm Day” at Wickham’s Fruit Farm, 28700 Route 25, Cutchogue, 516-338-0552.
Kids ages 3-14 and adult chaperones will visit the farm, ride a wagon, pick seasonal fruits in the orchard, and prepare jam and desserts for a picnic lunch. Later, they’ll watch a goat being milked, learn how cheese is made, and sample cheeses and fudge. Advance payment and registration required. Space is limited. Saturday, July 16, 11 AM-4:30 PM.

East Islip, Heckscher State Park, Long Island Philharmonic, 631-293-2222.
Islip Arts Council Salutes Armed Forces of the USA; fireworks. Free. Saturday, July 16, 8 PM

Lake Grove, “Kidgits Day: Safe Summer-Smith Haven Mall Center Court, Middle Country Rd., Lake Grove. 631-724-8096.
Fee: $5 annual membership to Kidgits. Saturday, July 16, 1-3PM.

Oakdale, “Aladdin”, CM Performing Arts Center, 931 Montauk Hwy, Oakdale, 631-218-2810 Fee: $9. July 14-July 30.

Patchogue, Great South Bay Music Festival, Shorefront Park, Rider Ave. and Smith St., Patchogue, 631-331-0808. A Bevy of Amercian themed music/art, an overall family cultural event. Musical “petting zoo”, children’s entertainment, artisan market. Fee: $30.50 ($26.99 online). Children under 8, free. Discounts for residents, seniors and students (bring ID). Friday, July 15, 4:30-11 PM, Saturday, July 16, 11:30-11PM, Sunday, July 17, 11:30 Am-9:30 PM.

Port Jefferson, “Rapunzel – The Untold Story”, Theatre Three, 412 Main Street, Port Jefferson, NY, 631-928-9100 , $10, Date: July 15 – 16, from 11:00am – 12:30pm

Riverhead, Long Island Science Center, 11 West Main Street, Suite 101, Riverhead, 631-208-8000.
Explore hands-on exhibits and Create in the FETCH! area. Wed-Sunday through August 21, 11-4 PM.

Ronkonkoma, Ballet Long Island, 1863 Pond Rd., Ronkonkoma, 631-737-1964. “Firebird”,
Fee: $16, $6 children and seniors. Friday, July 15, 3 pm.



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