Nightlife in Merrick

Up to 57% Off at Raxx Pool Room, Sports Bar & Grill

Raxx Pool Room, Sports Bar & Grill

West Hempstead

$53 $25

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Players take aim on pristine pool tables and nosh on burgers and wraps between turns

Patti LaBelle — Up to Half Off Concert

Patti LaBelle

NYCB Theatre at Westbury

$84.25 $42

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R&B and pop icon Patti LaBelle, veteran crooner behind "Lady Marmalade" and "If You Asked Me To," brings world-renowned chords to the stage

50% Off Sports-Bar Food at CANZ Roadhouse

CANZaciti Roadhouse

Westbury

$50 $25

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Spread of sports-bar fare includes steak burgers, Jack Daniels barbecue salmon, and Canz "Almost Famous" wings doused in a variety of sauces

Up to 52% Off Little Mermaid Puppet Show

The Long Island Puppet Theater

Hicksville

$26 $13

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15-year-old puppet-show theater adapts childhood classic The Little Mermaid into marionette performance

57% Off Music-and-Wine Tour for Two

Hampton Luxury Liner

Multiple Locations

$350 $149

Travel to three Long Island wineries for tastings and live jazz, rock, or blues aboard motorcoaches with reclining leather seats and WiFi

Nine Days, Dishwalla, and Stroke 9 – Up to 46% Off Concert

Nine Days, Dishwalla, and Stroke 9

The Paramount

$37.25 $20

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Triple bill of alt-rockers stirs up nostalgia with '90s/2000s radio staples such as "Absolutely (Story of a Girl)" and "Counting Blue Cars"

"Mulan" – Up to 46% Off Percussion Musical

"Mulan"

The Ellen Stewart Theatre

$53.50 $29

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All-female dance-and-percussion troupe retells the classic story of a young Chinese woman who joins the army to fight the Huns

Up to 47% Off "Burying the Hatchet" Theatrical Comedy

"Burying The Hatchet"

Snapple Theater Center

$85 $51

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A Hamptons summer home becomes a tornado of farcical confusion thanks to a fake burglar, surprise house guests, and a dead cat

Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Cinderella" — Up to 25% Off Broadway Musical

Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Cinderella"

Broadway Theatre

$59 $49

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A Tony-winning Broadway remake of Rodgers and Hammerstein's made-for-TV musical

Up to 56% Off "The Fantasticks" Musical

"The Fantasticks"

Snapple Theater

$83.25 $37

The world's longest-running musical tells a story of young love, feuding families, and a mysterious man

"Perfect Crime" – Up to 56% Off Dramatic Play

"Perfect Crime"

Theater District - Times Square

$68.25 $30

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The city's longest-running play details the mysterious circumstances surrounding the murder of a wealthy Connecticut man

Up to 76% Off Rock or Keyshia Cole Concerts

Weekend Warrior or Keyshia Cole

Multiple Locations

$106 $25

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Four-pack of concerts featuring The Dan Band, Led Zeppelin 2, Supersuckers, and Wild Child; set from R&B singer behind "She"

The Public Theater – Up to 31% Off Membership

The Public Theater

The Public Theater

$65 $45

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Membership to celebrated nonprofit theater offers exclusive pre-sales, discounts, and more

Bounce Boat – Up to 38% Off EDM Cruise

Bounce Boat

Hornblower Infinity

$37.92 $30

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Four-level yacht invites 1,200 people aboard to dance to electro, house & nu-disco with acts such as Just Blaze, Capital Cities & Solidisco

"Rock of Ages" – Up to 45% Off Broadway Musical

"Rock of Ages"

Helen Hayes Theatre

$140.75 $78

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Broadway jukebox musical repurposes the hair-metal hits of Twisted Sister, Journey, and Whitesnake into a light-hearted snobs vs. slobs tale

"Rocky: Broadway" – Up to 40% Off Musical

"ROCKY Broadway"

Winter Garden Theatre

$79 $49

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Sylvester Stallone's Oscar-winning underdog tale swings into life as a Tony-nominated musical full of beautifully brutal fight choreography

Mary Bridget Davies – Up to 41% Off Blues Concert

Mary Bridget Davies: The Star of Broadway's "A Night With Janis Joplin"

B.B. King Blues Club and Grill

$35.25 $21

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Star of Broadway's "A Night With Janis Joplin" lends her gritty, powerful pipes to blues anthems and Joplin hits

"Drunk Shakespeare" – Up to 46% Off Comedy

"Drunk Shakespeare"

10036

$37 $20

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One actor gets hammered while the rest stay mostly sober through whirlwind renditions of Shakespeare's plays

Ajkun Ballet Theatre – Up to 45% Off Comic Ballet

Ajkun Ballet Theatre Presents "La Fille Mal Gardèe"

Hostos Center for Arts and Culture

$40 $22

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Classic comedic ballet follows two lovers as the maiden's mother attempts to keep them apart

"Mamma Mia!" – Up to 43% Off Broadway Musical

"Mamma Mia!"

Broadhurst Theatre

$70 $49

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The tale of a young woman searching for her father is driven by numerous ABBA hits, including "Dancing Queen" and "Take a Chance on Me"

Up to 72% Off Summer of Love VIP Rooftop Singles Party

Single And The City

Multiple Locations

$50 $18

Drinking, dancing, icebreakers kindle fun and romance during singles events around the city

Gazillion Bubble Show – Up to 47% Off

Gazillion Bubble Show

New World Stages

$84.50 $45

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A family who has honed its show for more than 20 years creates and layers dazzling bubbles amid colorful lasers

"Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man" – Up to 35% Off

"Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man"

The 777 Theatre

$101.95 $66.50

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Romantic comedy with benefits dishes advice for straight women and is hailed as "uproariously funny" and "saucy!"

Up to 50% Off Standup Comedy

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

Greenwich Village Comedy Club

$10 $5

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Established and up-and-coming comedians deliver laughs at a weekly show

Grisly Pear Comedy Club – Up to 50% Off Standup

The Grisly Pear Comedy Club

New York

$20 $10

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Weekly standup-comedy series that features performers spotted on Comedy Central and MTV

Up to 63% Off Small Plates at Jbird Cocktails

Jbird Cocktails

Upper East Side

$88 $35

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Handcrafted cocktails blended from artisanal ingredients and small plates such as pork sliders with cider slaw and crispy calamari

52% Off Pool and Pizza at Eastside Billiards

Eastside Billiards

Upper East Side

$42 $20

Two hours on a Brunswick Gold Crown III pool table and a cheesy pizza for two at a pool hall with ping-pong, foosball, and big-screen TVs

Up to 94% Off Standup at Dark Horse Comedy Club

Dark Horse Comedy Club

New York

$50 $4

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Comedy club directs spotlight toward renowned comics who have appeared on Letterman and Comedy Central

Up to 66% Off at DROM

DROM

Downtown

$126 $45

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Eclectic shows, from rock concerts to burlesque performances, complement dinners of Mediterranean-inspired appetizers, sandwiches, and wine

50% Off Magic-and-Comedy Show

Monday Night Magic

The Players Theatre

$66.50 $33

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Accomplished illusionists and performers delight captivated audiences with sleight of hand, mentalism, comedy, & dazzling shows of dexterity

52% Off Murder-Mystery Dinner Show

The Murder Mystery Company

New York

$60 $29

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

AYZA Wine & Chocolate Bar – Up to 48% Off

AYZA Wine & Chocolate Bar

New York

$92 $49

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Martinis mix chocolate with flavors such as raspberry and mint; imported cheeses complement plates of grilled shrimp and artichoke hearts

Up to 42% Off Billiards and Drinks

The Billiard Co.

Forest Hills

$50 $29

Swanky billiards club entertains guests with cocktails, nachos and up to two hours of pool

50% Off Italian Food and Drinks at Vitis La Vineria

VITIS La Vineria

Gramercy Park

$60 $30

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Owner brings the taste and atmosphere of his native Italy to restaurant, whose menu offers salads, paninis, small plates, and desserts

Up to 31% Off Jazz Concert

Jazz Sunday Brunch

Stone Creek Bar & Lounge

$42 $29

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Cafe bustles with jazz and brunch on select Sundays throughout the month

"Violet" – Up to 55% Off Broadway Musical

"Violet"

American Airlines Theatre

$158 $89

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Two-time Tony-winner Sutton Foster plays Violet, a disfigured young woman who travels by bus in search of a faith-healing miracle

52% Off Wine and Cheese Tasting from Sud de France

Sud de France

New York

$60 $29

Guests socialize at a relaxed, fun event while learning how wine is made and nibbling cheese and french bread

Up to 53% Off Dueling-Pianos Show

Shake, Rattle & Roll Dueling Pianos

Brick NYC

$46.50 $22

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Duo of bantering pianists leads a night-long, all-request party of rock sing-alongs and onstage games

Up to 43% Off "My Big Gay Italian Wedding" or Sequel

"My Big Gay Italian Wedding" or "My Big Gay Italian Funeral"

Clinton

$156 $89

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See an acclaimed off-Broadway musical comedy or its sequel, which turns an Italian wake into a fun and campy soap opera

Discover a Jazzfest and Fish Fry at a Brooklyn Brownstone

Intimate Concert and Dinner

Brooklyn

$40 $40

Debbie McClain assembles some of the city's best jazz performers into her living room for a salon-style concert fueled by a homemade meal

Up to 58% Off Latin Jazz Concert and Dinner

Direct From Cuba Presents: Cuban Summer Series

Drom

$69 $29

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Grammy-nominated Latin jazz groups spin sultry tunes; dinner includes roasted chicken and sweet plantains

NEWSical the Musical – Up to 61% Off

"NEWSical the Musical"

Theatre Row - The Kirk Theatre

$100.50 $39

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Long-running revue retells the year's big news stories in song, with frequent celebrity guest appearances

"Marat/Sade" – Up to 44% Off Play

"Marat/Sade"

The Players Theatre

$25 $15

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Peter Weiss' avant-garde play-within-a-play is updated for modern times, tackling such issues as the 1% and government surveillance

Up to 63% Off NYC Dueling Pianos

Midtown HA! Comedy Club

Clinton

$27 $15

Comic concerts featuring pair of keyboardists who play covers of tunes such as "Great Balls of Fire" and "Uptown Girl"

Ballet Long Island – Up to 76% Off

Ballet Long Island

Multiple Locations

$312 $79

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Kid-friendly productions of ballets such as Alice in Wonderland, The Nutcracker, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Up to 51% Off Early-Access Movie Experiences

Alpine Cinemas

Bay Ridge & Fort Hamilton

$19.25 $10

Thursday ticket grants early access to upcoming big-name, first-run movies, including The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Maleficent & Hercules

Up to 43% Off Shortbread & Wine at Two Moon Art House and Cafe

Two Moon Art House and Cafe

Park Slope

$30 $18

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House-baked shortbread flavors include honey wheat and rosemary sea salt; samplers also include glasses of wine

Up to 52% Off a Burger Meal at Croxley Ale House

Croxley Ale House

Brooklyn

$55.85 $27

Choose from almost 50 beers on tap, appetizers ranging from bavarian pretzels to Brooklyn nachos, and an array of burgers

50% Off at Esquire Lounge

Esquire Lounge

Brooklyn

$50 $25

Sleek, modern lounge serves craft cocktails and bar appetizers, along with entrees and desserts

Up to 50% Off at Fire Lounge Hookah Bar and Cafe

Fire Lounge Hookah Bar and Cafe

Gowanus

$80 $40

Practice your smoke rings, snack on finger foods, and sip refreshing drinks at a hookah bar with an open backyard, TV, and free WiFi

"The Killer" Starring Michael Shannon – Up to 40% Off

"The Killer"

Polonsky Shakespeare Center

$82 $55

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Academy Award-nominee Michael Shannon stars as a man who discovers a beautiful city haunted by a serial killer in this dark comedy-drama

"Welfare" – Up to 42% Off Dramatic Play

"Welfare"

Brooklyn

$59.99 $35

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New drama examines themes of greed and hope as it follows three women who fund their lifestyles through men

2014 Chain NYC Film Festival – Up to 50% Off

2014 Chain NYC Film Festival

Chain Theatre

$20 $10

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Independent filmmakers showcase their work in an intimate black box theater

Up to 54% Off Cigar Social at Studio Square

Studio Square

The Garden at Studio Square

$38 $19

Sip bourbon, puff on premium cigars, and savor live entertainment

Laughing Devil Comedy Club – Up to 90% Off

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

$500 $50

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Queens club stocks each show with three to six standups from TV, film, and the local comedy scene

Up to 58% Off Comedy Show for One, Two, or Four

Ashley Strand presents Bleep!

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

$15 $7

Some of New York City’s edgiest comedians perform uncensored material during unadulterated standup event

Appetizers, Beer, and Pool for Two or Four

Break Bar & Billiards

Astoria

$40 $20

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Sports bar features 18 beers on top, a full-service kitchen, 15 true HD big-screen TVs, and games such as billiards and table tennis

Judas Priestess – Up to 34% Off Heavy-Metal Tribute

Judas Priestess

Blackthorn 51

$22.68 $15

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All-female Judas Priest tribute, approved by Rob Halford, includes members who've worked with Dee Snider and Eric Carr

Up to 87% Off Standup Comedy

Rockwells American Restaurant

Pelham

$20 $4

Every week, three comedians entertain guests dining on hearty American cuisine such as gorgonzola-bacon burgers and pulled-pork sandwiches

66% Off Cabaret Outing for Two at Duplex Piano Bar Cabaret

The Duplex

West Village

$86 $29

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Cabaret stages shows of all styles as talented bar staff sling suds & mix cocktails while belting out popular songs to live piano notes

Up to 63% Off Food, Pool, and Beer

Joe Broadway's Billiards

Graniteville

$47 $19

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Players spend two hours trading shots on well-lit Brunswick tables while enjoying hearty appetizers and pitchers of beer from a full bar

Half Off Wine Tasting at Staten Island Winery

Staten Island Winery

Travis

$30 $15

From 6–9 p.m., guests sample four different wines and take home a wine glass

"Heathers: The Musical" – Up to 46% Off

"Heathers The Musical"

New World Stages

$102 $55

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Cult-classic teen-murder comedy becomes a New York Times–lauded, pitch-black stage show, complete with perky songs

Up to 50% Off Freestyle Concert

Freestyle Boom "The Kings of Freestyle"

Santos Party House

$50 $25

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Hits by freestyle stars including George Lamond, Johnny O, Soave, David from Nice & Wild, Julio Mena, Jill Tirrell, and DJ Mickey Garcia

Up to 50% Off Standup Comedy

Wednesday Night at EastVille: 'Anya Yovich Presents'

EastVille Comedy Club

$40 $20

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Up-and-coming comic showcases a roster of similarly skilled standup performers

Sinatra Saturdays – Up to 50% Off Tribute

"Sinatra Saturdays"

The Carnegie Club

$150 $75

Steven Maglio and an 11-piece band glide through Sinatra's hits in an intimate, throwback-style lounge

ComedyJuice – Up to 60% Off Standup

ComedyJuice

Gotham Comedy Club

$40.66 $21

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Upcoming comics have been seen on such national platforms as Conan, Showtime, and Comedy Central

Stand Up NY – Up to 78% Off

Stand Up NY

Upper West Side

$112 $26

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Neighborhood institution hosts comedians seen on HBO, Comedy Central, and BET

EastVille Comedy Club – Up to 77% Off Standup

EastVille Comedy Club

Eastville Comedy Club

$44 $10

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A club that has hosted Louis C.K. and Sarah Silverman fills a schedule with sets by D.C. Benny, Ted Alexandro, and Todd Barry

Up to 54% Off a Champagne Tasting

The Champagne Sommelier

New York

$150 $75

A champagne connoisseur with 10 years of experience shares varieties of the sparkling wine with tasters

Up to 53% Off Draft Beer and Specialty Burger at Wicked Willy's

Wicked Willy's

Greenwich Village

$39 $19

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Specialty burgers such as Cajun variety paired with draft beers

50% Off Performance at Jazz at Kitano

Jazz at Kitano

Midtown South Central

$30 $15

Jazz night at a club named one of the best in the city by NYC Jazz Record

Up to 53% Off Dinner at Jekyll & Hyde Pub

Jekyll & Hyde Pub

West Village

$100.85 $50

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Horror-themed tavern features classic burgers, pasta, and pub fare served by a staff of costumed actors; animatronic monsters line the walls

Up to 53% Bar Bites and Beer at Stone Creek

Stone Creek

Manhattan

$36.95 $18

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Tree trunk tables and stone walls envelop guests in a woodsy atmosphere as they sip craft beers and snacks

Up to 50% Off Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club

Clinton

$20 $10

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Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

50% Off Food and Drinks for Two at Wine Bar

Wine Bar

Bowery

$40 $20

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100+ different bottles of wine line the walls of the intimate, Zagat-rated café serving French, Spanish, and Italian tapas

Up to 52% Off Brazilian Dinner at S.O.B.'s (Sounds of Brazil)

S.O.B.'s (Sounds of Brazil)

SoHo

$130 $65

Salsa on Friday evening and samba on Saturday evening at an intimate dinner club

BeerProv – Up to 26% Off Improv

"BeerProv"

Webster Hall

$24.19 $18

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Actors and audiences alike get sauced while those on stage make up scenes and songs from suggestions

"Pippin" – Up to 39% Off Broadway Musical

"Pippin"

Music Box Theatre

$69 $49

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Tony award-winning Broadway revival of the acclaimed musical about a king’s son searching for life’s meaning

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A resurrection of Al B. White’s 1939’s vaudeville landmark, the “new” Retro Lounge serves up a menu courtesy of executive chef Nilka Hendricks, best known for her work on season seven of Fox’s Hell’s Kitchen. Chef Hendricks' diverse array of palette-pleasing dinner dishes ranges from the grilled rib-eye steak rubbed with jamaican jerk seasoning ($23) to the zesty shrimp and crab enchiladas with saffron rice and a lobster bisque sour cream sauce ($14). At lunch, guests can build their own sandwiches from more than 50 different fillings culled from beasts of the land, sea, air, and soil ($4.25–$5.25), or gobble up a slew of salads ($6–$7.50) or gourmet paninis such as the Brooklyn Avenue, with veggies slathered in goat cheese, olive tapenade, and balsamic-honey ($6.75).

10 Brooklyn Ave
Freeport,
NY
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Donavon is a surfer-turned-musician whose self-titled debut was released on Jack Johnson’s Brushfire Records and made the ARIA top 40 charts in 2004. In Mulcahy’s 1,400-person sound-o-sphere, his surf rock ballads, such as “It Don’t Matter” and “Move By Yourself,” will have the full force of live emotion and quality sound to superbly strum heartstrings and tickle earbones. Donavon’s Bermudan musical companion, Mishka, also has roots in the sea soil, having spent much of his childhood sailing and windsurfing before turning to reggae’s guitars and off-beat rhythms. In 2009, Mishka was named Best New Artist in the singer/songwriter category by iTunes.

3232 Railroad Ave
Wantagh,
NY
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When Amy Breidenbach discovered a Jackson Road House business card, it was all the motivation she needed in opening her new restaurant. The card itself had survived for a century, and was evidence of Amy's family's history, which included running a tavern during the late 1800s and a speakeasy during the 1920s. The modern incarnation of Jackson Road House serves booze, too, although it primarily fills stomachs with seafood, such as cornmeal-dusted catfish, flounder filets, and lobster mac 'n' cheese. In addition, it offers soups, sandwiches, and pub specials, such as bourbon baby back ribs and Guinness shepherd's pie.

3595 Bayview St
Seaford,
NY
US

Film buffs across six states stare wide-eyed at large cinema screens, losing themselves in first-run Hollywood movies and the smell of fresh, buttery kernels within Your Neighborhood Theatre's 17 locations. Though all theaters prioritize comfortable seating, old-fashioned friendly service, and high-stakes preshow trivia slideshows, each location encompasses its own distinct charm, be it through arthouse décor, 3-D screens, or Rhode Island's vintage 1950's drive-in setting.

3951 Merrick Road
Seaford,
NY
US

Senses come alive when sitting on the plush red couches at Kasbah Hookah Lounge. The sounds of DJs spinning tracks sync with the rhythmic movements of exotically clad belly dancers roaming from table to table, weaving through clouds of aromatic hookah smoke. Customers can puff on more than 85 flavor combinations of the house’s 24 Starbuzz shishas, including classic options such as mango, or pairings such as honey, vanilla, and mint. The house also crafts their own signature blends for the five VIP flavors, including cinnamon toast crunch, which pairs apple, cinnamon, and banana. Bottles of wine and pints of beer accompany hookahs on the table, providing all of the fillers for a comfortable night out without having to lug around childhood teddy bears.

2051 Hempstead Tpke
East Meadow,
NY
US

Executive Chef Dana Oddo draws from culinary skills cultivated from his time in the Memphis barbecue scene at Fuego Picante, where she fuses modern Mexican food with smokehouse barbecue fare. The restaurant's decor mirrors this savory synthesis, playfully blending sophisticated light fixtures and streamlined furnishings with whimsical flourishes, such as a mural of a cowboy. This serves as the perfect setting for Chef Oddos' warm and contemporary fare: tamales, chicken taquitos, and shrimp Creole all share menu space with mojitos that are freshly squeezed from the fruit of the 80-proof-rum tree.

2367 Hempstead Tpke
East Meadow,
NY
US