Nightlife in Plainview

Little Mermaid Marionette Show for Two or Four at The Long Island Puppet Theater (Up to 52% Off)

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

Craft-Beer Tasting for Two or Four at Oyster Bay Brewing Company (52% Off)

Oyster Bay Brewing Company

Oyster Bay

$29 $14

Seasonal beers crafted from ingredients from around the world; brewmasters will be onsite for questions

Monsters of Freestyle Feat: Lisa Lisa, TKA & More at NYCB Theatre at Westbury on Sat, November 1 (Up to 50% Off)

Monsters of Freestyle

NYCB Theatre at Westbury

$116.50 $58.25

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WKTU'S Bartel hosts a who's who of freestyle artists including Lisa Lisa, TKA, Johnny O, and Safire

$25 for $50 Worth of 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

The Wiggles: Ready, Steady, Wiggle! Tour at NYCB Theatre at Westbury on October 5 at 1 or 4 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

The Wiggles

NYCB Theatre at Westbury

$41.50 $20.75

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Quartet of children's music makers entertain families with hits such as "I've Got My Glasses On"

Two Hours of Pool for Two or Four with Pub Food and Drinks at Raxx Pool Room, Sports Bar & Grill (Up to 57% Off)

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

Four Ballet Long Island Performances for Two, Three, or Four at Islip Town Hall West (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

Wings, Appetizers, and Beers or Glasses of Wine for Two, Four, or Six at Kelli's Grille & Wing House (Up to 56% Off)

Kelli's Grille & Wing House

Nesconset

$39.90 $19.99

Devour wings dunked in blue-cheese sauce and appetizers such as onion-ring towers or baked clams while sipping frosty brews

Standup Comedy at DLounge, Comedy Club (Up to 68% Off)

Midtown HA! Comedy Club

DLounge

$28.50 $10

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Intimate space hosts nationally-touring comics

Two Hours of Billiards with Drinks for Two or Four at VIP Billiards (Up to 55% Off)

VIP Billiards

Bayport

$38 $19

Groups of two or four spend two hours shooting cue balls across one of 20 pool tables

One, Two, or Three Speed Dating Events at Let's Date Quickly (Up to 63% Off)

Let's Date Quickly

Online Deal

$35 $17

Singles meet up in casual bars for structured rounds of speed dating

Standup Comedy at Rockwells American Restaurant Through October 31 (Up to 87% Off)

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

Bachelorette Party Package at "Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man" Through September 28 (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!"

"iLuminate: Artist of Light" at New World Stages on September 3–29 (Up to 42% Off)

"iLuminate: Artist of Light"

New World Stages / Stage 4

$76.99 $45

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Dancers in black cloth and LED lights defy gravity in a show about an artist who brings creatures to life with a magic paintbrush

"The Princess and the Pea" for One Adult and One Child at The Galli Theater on September 6–27 (Up to 53% Off)

"The Princess and the Pea"

The Galli Theater

$38.50 $18

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Modern re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen's tale about a prince looking for his princess delights with interactive song and dance

Jump Onstage During an Intro to Improv Class with a Pro Actress

Intro to Improv Comedy Class

The Producers Club

$35 $35

Professional improv actress Laura Mulhearn leads an afternoon of no-pressure improv exercises that culminate in a group performance

The Theatre Project's "Macbeth" at The Players Theatre on September 5–28 (Up to 50% Off)

"Macbeth"

The Players Theatre

$25 $12.50

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Prohibition speakeasies, burlesque performers, and the Charleston swirl around a 1920s take on Shakespeare’s tale of murder and ambition

"This is Our Youth" Starring Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin, August 29–September 28 (Up to 36% Off)

"This is Our Youth"

Cort Theatre

$143.50 $96

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Michael Cera, Kieran Culkin, and Tavi Gevinson star as young adults navigating their uncertain futures in Reagan-era New York

American Symphony Orchestra's Marriage Actually at Carnegie Hall on October 15 at 8 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

American Symphony Orchestra

Carnegie Hall

$32.25 $16

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Within the iconic Carnegie Hall, the ASO delves into Strauss's private life via music and story; a conductor Q&A starts the show

"Rock of Ages" at Helen Hayes Theatre (Up to 38% Off). Choose from 30 Options, September 23–October 7.

"Rock Of Ages"

Helen Hayes Theatre

$78.50 $49

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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

Taikoza at Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space on October 5 at 7 p.m. (Up to 47% Off)

Taikoza at the Manhattan Movement and Arts Center

Multiple Locations

$45.75 $25

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Costumed Japanese ensemble rouses audience with thunderous drums, whimsical flutes, and dynamic dance

"Radio City Christmas Spectacular" Starring the Rockettes (Up to 44% Off). Showtimes Available, Nov. 7–Dec. 12

Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes

Radio City Music Hall

$80.95 $45

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World-famous high-kicking dance troupe premieres a new set piece amid timeless holiday showstoppers

Take a Scenic Hike to Pick Apples and Taste Wines. Transportation Included

Hiking, Apple-Picking, and Wine-Tasting

Chelsea

$119 $119

Hike in the Hudson Valley and enjoy a picnic before picking apples at a local orchard and relaxing over award-winning wine at a vineyard

Nick Carter & Jordan Knight at Best Buy Theater on Friday, October 10, at 8 p.m. (Up to 40% Off)

Jordan Knight and Nick Carter

Best Buy Theater

$58 $35

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Members of New Kids on the Block and the Backstreet Boys debut a new collaborative album on a tour full of harmonies and choreography

"Drunk Shakespeare" at Quinn's Bar on August 14–September 26 (Up to 41% Off)

"Drunk Shakespeare"

Quinn's Bar

$37 $22

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

"The Fantasticks" at Snapple Theater Center on Friday–Wednesday Through November 23 (Up to 56% Off)

"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" at Snapple Theater (Up to 56% Off)

"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

"My Son The Waiter—A Jewish Tragedy" at Triad Theatre on October 10–November 7 (Up to 34% Off)

"My Son The Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy"

Triad Theatre

$60 $42

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Brad Zimmerman shares comedic and heartfelt stories about his childhood and career in a show lauded by comedian Joan Rivers

"50 Shades! The Musical Parody" (Up to 54% Off). Showtimes Available, September 24-November 2.

50 Shades! The Musical

The Elektra Theatre

$85 $49

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Parody of the bestselling "Fifty Shades of Grey" see original songs by a live band, hilarious dialogue, and dance numbers

"The Accidental Pervert" at 13th Street Repertory Company through December 6 at 7 p.m. (Up to 55% Off)

"The Accidental Pervert"

13th Street Repertory Company

$54.92 $25

Andrew Goffman offers an apologia for his erotica-addicted ways, telling the story of how he grew up and fell in love amid a fantasy world

Wayra: Fuerza Bruta at Daryl Roth Theatre on September 1–January 4 (Up to 60% Off).

Wayra: Fuerza Bruta

Daryl Roth Theatre

$99 $40

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Aerial acrobatic dancers dazzle audiences as they run through walls, dance through thin air, and even swim through a pool of suspended water

Standup for One or Two at The Grisly Pear Comedy Club on Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. (Up to 50% Off)

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

$25 for Hookah and Drinks for Two at Arabian Nights Hookah Bar & Lounge ($50 Value)

Arabian Nights Hookah Bar & Lounge

South Ozone Park

$50 $25

Hookah bar serves more than 50 flavors of tobacco, including pomegranate and Red Bull

Small Plates and Cocktails for Two or Four at Jbird Cocktails (Up to 63% Off)

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

Show with Drinks and Future Show for Two, or Show Only for Two, Three, or Four at Dark Horse Comedy Club (Up to 94% Off)

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

Dinner and Live Performance for Two or Four at DROM (Up to 66% Off)

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

Monday Night Magic Show for One or Two at The Players Theatre at 8 p.m. (50% Off)

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

Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

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

Date-Night Packages with Small Plates & Dessert Martinis at 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

One or Two Hours of Pool with Food and Drinks for Two or Four at The Billiard Company (Up to 42% Off)

The Billiard Co.

Forest Hills

$50 $29

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

Italian Food and Drinks at Vitis La Vineria (50% Off). Two Options Available.

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

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Cultural Arts Playhouse has been fostering the development of up-and-coming actors for more than 15 years. At its Musical Theatre and Acting Academy, students from 1st–12th grade hone their on-stage skills by taking classes on singing, acting, and improvisation under the tutelage of an experienced teacher. Kids get to show off these skills in full theatrical productions, with main-stage shows opening up auditions to the entire community so people can see their neighbors' acting chops and dusted-off fake skulls. Cultural Arts Playhouse alumni have found success in New York and throughout the country, appearing in HBO's The Sopranos, and such Broadway productions as Les Miserables and Aladdin.

625 Old Country Rd
Plainview,
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South Bay Market seamlessly blends freshly made sandwiches, salads, and prepared foods with the ambiance and ingredients of an upscale eatery. The counter houses prepared entrees such as pasta salads, Dr Pepper–coated ribs, and panko-crusted chicken cutlets. Behind the counter, a chef prepares custom salads by peppering greens with walnuts, mushrooms, avocado, or bacon and nestles turkey, roast beef, and grilled eggplant into sandwiches or wraps. While their food is being prepared, customers can browse a selection of drinks including juice or soda and snacks such as premier pretzels, north fork chips, or Tate's chocolate chip cookies before heading over to café tables to eat and play travel Twister.

347 S Oyster Bay Rd
Plainview,
NY
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The Long Island Puppet Theater amazes audiences with a cast of colorful marionette puppets, each with a story to tell. Its shows cater to audiences aged one and up and include familiar characters including The Little Mermaid. Special events encourage kids to play with Barbies or dance alongside Cinderella and Batman, whereas traveling shows bring interactive fun to the tristate area with pirates and jungle animals. In addition to performances, the theater also offers private themed parties for special occasions, such as a birthday or day you transform from a wooden puppet into a real boy or girl.

10 Heitz Pl
Hicksville,
NY
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True to its name, Crossroads marks the intersection of two seemingly dissimilar hangouts: it houses an elegant dining room clad in black linens and yellow wall sconces where pastas, steaks, and seafood are served, as well as a sports bar stocked with pub grub. As Crossroads' famous marinated skirt steak and seafood fra diavolo top plates in the dining room, the bar's 15 TVs—each one baked fresh that day in time for the game—join a jukebox in wooing eyes and ears. Special events include visits from a local medium who tries to connect clients with the afterlife, get-togethers to cheer on the Rangers and Jets, and holiday meals.

646 S Broadway
Hicksville,
NY
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At Four, chefs prep fresh Long Island edibles, which are under the influence of Asian-American flavors and techniques. Lunch and dinner menus include wonders such as tomato and mozzarella flatbread ($12), and crispy calamari with mango chutney, banana chips, and jalapeno cream ($15). Entrees include complex servings of pan-roasted black bass with hearty veggies and warm truffle vinaigrette ($24 at lunch, $29 at dinner), and a 12 ounce NY strip ($17 at lunch, $38 at dinner) with enough fried zucchini, horseradish, and green peppercorn sauce to make a taste bud retire, take up golf, and spend more time with his saliva glandchildren.

515 Broadhollow Rd
Melville,
NY
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Every seat inside Canterbury's Oyster Bar & Grill gives diners the feeling they’re sitting inside a special kind of time capsule. That’s because all the surrounding walls are covered with historical photographs of Oyster Bay’s history. Because the restaurant has been around for more than 30 years, this reverence for the past turns meals into a timeless experience; diners may even eat some of the same oyster dishes that originally made the area a haven for seafood lovers. Guests will find the menu full of signature ocean treats, from raw and baked oysters done in myriad preparations to seafood towers that combine the likes of lobster, tuna sashimi, and other delicacies into shareable feasts. Filet mignon and parmesan-crusted chicken get all the same careful attention in the kitchen as the seafood, with careful presentations and bedtime stories every night.

46 Audrey Ave
Oyster Bay,
NY
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