Family Events Happening This Month Around Long Island

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Bring the kids to Harry Chapin Lakeside Theater in Eisenhower Park for a multitude of events all summer long.

This summer is filled with great family-friendly events. Check out our listing below and find even more summer activities on our events calendar.

Saturday, June 24

The Cinema Arts Centre presents a special showing of American Graffiti at 10 p.m. Admission is $6 per person. Prizes will be given out and food will be available for purchase. Visit cinemaartscentre.org for more information.

Nassau County will host Prognosis, a tribute to Pink Floyd, as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

Sunday, June 25

Nassau County will host Punjabi American Night at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow as part of the The International Music Nights Concert Series. The two-hour show begins at 7 p.m. Bring folding chairs and blankets. Call 516-572-0355 for updated performance information.

Monday, June 26

Nassau County will host German American Night at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow as part of the The International Music Nights Concert Series. The two-hour show begins at 7 p.m. Bring folding chairs or blankets. Call 516-572-0355 for updated performance information.

Thursday, June 29

Learn the stories behind the creation of countless classic Beatles songs in a film at Bow Tie Squire Cinemas (115 Middle Neck Rd., Great Neck) at 7:30 p.m.. Cost is $15 per person. Visit www.goldcoastfilmfestival.org for details.

Friday, June 30

Nassau County will host Swingtime Big Band as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

Saturday, July 1

Nassau County will host the TD Bank “Celebrate America Fireworks and Show” as part of its Evening Concerts Series on July 1 at 6 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. Rain date is July 2. Tickets must be obtained from TD Bank locations.

Sunday, July 2

Enjoy a free concert presented by The North Shore Pops Concert Band on at 8:30 p.m. at Heckscher Park (Main Street in Huntington Village). Visit www.northshorepops.org for details.

Monday, July 3

Nassau County will host Tramps Like Us, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen, as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

Tuesday, July 4

Old Bethpage Village Restoration celebrates Independence Day as it was observed in the 1860s.

Independence Day

Old Bethpage Village Restoration will celebrate Independence Day as observed in the 1860s from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Independence Day Parade and Ceremony will begin at 2:30 p.m. Old Bethpage Village Restoration is located at 1303 Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage (Exit 48 of the Long Island Expressway). For further information, call Old Bethpage Village Restoration at 516-572-8400.

Thursday, July 6

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Petty Rumours, a tribute to Tom Petty, Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac, as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at Ellsworth W. Allen Park (45 Motor Ave., Farmingdale). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Weather permitting, call 516-797-7900 for updated information.

Friday, July 7

Nassau County will host an “Oldies Show” as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

Saturday, July 8

Town of Hempstead’s Veterans Salute and Fireworks, at Town Park Point Lookout, begins at 7:30 p.m. starring Jerrod Niemann. Visit www.toh.li or call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382 for event information.

Plattdeutsche Park will host its German American Festival on July 8 and 9. Fun for the whole family, including live bands, dancing, food, beer, vendors, games and more. Admission is $10 per person (kids under 12 are free). Call 516-354-3131 for details.

Nassau County will host Desert Highway, a tribute to the Eagles, as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

Sunday, July 9

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Secret Life of Pets as part of the 2017 Family Movies by Moonlight series at Marjorie R Post Community Park (451 Merrick Rd., Massapequa). Family Fun Nights begin at 6 p.m. with bounce inflatables, games, food and more. Movies begin at dusk. Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Call 516-797-7900 for updated information.

The Town of North Hempstead presents Alive & Kickin’, a variety band, as part of its 2017 Sunday Afternoons at the Beach series at 1 p.m. at North Hempstead Beach Park (175 West Shore Rd., Port Washington). Parking fees apply. Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Monday, July 10

Nassau County will host Italian American Night at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow as part of the The International Music Nights Concert Series. The two-hour show begins at 7 p.m. There is no formal seating, so concertgoers are urged to bring folding chairs. In case of inclement weather call 516-572-0355 for updated performance information.

Tuesday, July 11

Plaza Productions will perform Hairspray at Newbridge Road Park in Bellmore at 7:30 p.m., hosted by the Town of Hempstead. Visit www.toh.li or call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382 for event information.

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Salute to America Southbound, a country tribute to America, as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 7:30 p.m. at John J. Burns Park (4990 Merrick Rd., Massapequa Park). Fireworks begin after dark. Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Weather permitting, call 516-797-7900 for updated information.

The Town of North Hempstead presents Plaza Theatrical Productions musical of Madagascar, a family night musical, as part of its 2017 Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Clark Botanic Gardens (193 I.U. Willets Rd. in Albertson). Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Wednesday, July 12

Nassau County will host Blue Angel as part of its Noontime Concert Series from noon to 2 p.m. at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

The Town of Hempstead hosts Broken Road, a Rascal Flatts tribute at East Village Green in Levittown at 8 p.m. Visit www.toh.li or call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382 for event information.

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Bonjourney NY, a tribute to Bon Jovi and Journey, as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Tappen Beach (Shore Road, Glenwood Landing). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Weather permitting, call 516-797-7900 for updated information.

The Town of Hempstead hosts Captain Fantastic, playing the timeless music of Elton John at Echo Park in West Hempstead at 8 p.m. Visit www.toh.li or call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382 for event information.

Friday, July 14

Nassau County will host 80s Tribute as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

Saturday, July 15

Nassau County will host Rocky Horror Picture Show movie screening as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 10:30 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Groovin’ Legends of the ’60s, as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at Syosset-Woodbury Community Park (7800 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Weather permitting, call 516-797-7900 for updated information.

Sunday, July 16

The Town of North Hempstead presents Ring of Fire, a tribute to Johnny Cash, as part of its 2017 Sunday Afternoons at the Beach series at 1 p.m. at North Hempstead Beach Park (175 West Shore Rd., Port Washington). Parking fees apply. Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Nassau County will host African American Night at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow as part of the The International Music Nights Concert Series. The two-hour show begins at 7 p.m. There is no formal seating, so concertgoers are urged to bring folding chairs. In case of inclement weather call 516-572-0355 for updated performance information.

Monday, July 17

Nassau County will host a Harry Chapin Tribute as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Bring a chair or blanket. For day-of-event weather information, call 516-572-0355.

The Town of North Hempstead presents Penny Lane, a tribute to the Beatles, as part of its Monday night concert series at 7:30 p.m. at Mary Jane Davies Green on Plandome Road in Manhasset. Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Tuesday, July 18

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Rockin’ the Paradise, a Styx tribute, as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at John J. Burns Park (4990 Merrick Rd., Massapequa Park). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Call 516-797-7900 for information.

The Town of North Hempstead presents Folk Night Festival featuring David Sear followed by Tom Chapin, as part of its 2017 Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Clark Botanic Gardens (193 I.U. Willets Rd. in Albertson). Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Wednesday, July 19

Dr. K’s Motown Revue

Nassau County will host Tangerine as part of its Noontime Concert Series from noon to 2 p.m. at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. Bring a chair or blanket. Call 516-572-0355 for details.

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Dr. K’s Motown Revue as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park and Beach (West End Avenue, Oyster Bay). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Call 516-797-7900 for information.

Thursday, July 20

The Town of Hempstead hosts Sir Duke, a Stevie Wonder tribute at 8 p.m. at Seamans Neck Park in Seaford. Visit www.toh.li or call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382 for event information.

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Sing as part of the 2017 Family Movies by Moonlight series at Syosset-Woodbury Community Park (7800 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury). Family Fun Nights begin at 6 p.m. with bounce inflatables, games, refreshments, free popcorn, food trucks and more. Movies begin at dusk. Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Call 516-797-7900 for information.

Friday, July 21

Nassau County will host the Zac Brown Tribute Band as part of its Evening Concerts Series at 8 p.m. at Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park. Bring a chair or blanket. Call 516-572-0355 for details.

The Town of Hempstead hosts Elvis Time with Steve Mitchell, a tribute to Elvis Presley at 8 p.m. at Rath Park in Franklin Square. Visit www.toh.li or call 516-292-9000, ext. 7382 for event information.

Saturday, July 22

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Tom Sadge as Neil Diamond as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at Ellsworth W. Allen Park (45 Motor Ave., Farmingdale). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Call 516-797-7900 for information.

Sunday, July 23

Nassau County will host the combined Scandinavian, Greek, Polish, Armenian and Ukrainian American Night from noon to 7 p.m. at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park as part of the The International Music Nights Concert Series. Parking and admission are free. There is no formal seating, so concertgoers are urged to bring folding chairs. Call 516-572-0355 for information.

The Town of North Hempstead presents 45RPM, a popular cover band, known as the purveyors of fun music, as part of its 2017 Sunday Afternoons at the Beach series at 1 p.m. at North Hempstead Beach Park (175 West Shore Rd., Port Washington). Parking fees apply. Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Monday, July 24

The Town of North Hempstead presents Jammin’ With You, music for kids and their families, as part of its Monday night concert series at 7:30 p.m. at Mary Jane Davies Green on Plandome Road in Manhasset. Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for details.

Tuesday, July 25

The Town of Oyster Bay presents Tommy Marra & The Crests and The Soul Survivors featuring Charlie Ingui as part of the 2017 Music Under The Stars Summer Concert Series at 8 p.m. at John J. Burns Park (4990 Merrick Rd., Massapequa Park). Bring your picnic blankets and beach chairs. Call 516-797-7900 for information.

The Town of North Hempstead presents New York Brass Choir with Brass Blast under the baton of Dean Karahalis, as part of its 2017 Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. at Clark Botanic Gardens (193 I.U. Willets Rd. in Albertson). Visit www.northhempsteadny.gov/summer or call 311 within the town for more details.

Check out Long Island Weekly’s Summertime! special section on July 26 for more summer event listings.

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