Nightlife in Uniondale

$25 for $50 Worth of Sports-Bar Food at CANZ Roadhouse

CANZaciti Roadhouse

Westbury

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

$50 $25

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

The Long Island Puppet Theater

Hicksville

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

$26 $13

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$149 for an All-Day Music-and-Wine Tour for Two from Hampton Luxury Liner ($350 Value)

Hampton Luxury Liner

Multiple Locations

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

$350 $149

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

Oyster Bay Brewing Company

Oyster Bay

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

$29 $14

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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

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

$45.75 $25

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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

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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

$58 $35

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"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

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

$80.95 $45

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"MAMMA MIA!" on Broadway (Up to 43% Off). Select Performances Through November 23.

"MAMMA MIA!"

Broadhurst Theatre

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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”

$70 $45

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"Bayside! The Musical!" with Optional Dustin Diamond Meet-and-Greet, October 1–11 (Up to 41% Off)

"Bayside! The Musical!"

Theatre 80

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“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond joins an energetic cast for a raunchy send-up of the popular ’90s high-school sitcom

$49 $29

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Amateur Night At The Apollo on October 8–November 12 (Up to 26% Off)

Amateur Night At The Apollo

Apollo Theater

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Comedian Capone hosts legendary amateur night, where singers, rappers, comedians, dancers, and other acts vie for the title of Super Top Dog

$23.80 $17.50

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Downtown Festival with Kiesza and Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks at Webster Hall on October 3–4 (Up to 35% Off)

Downtown Festival

Webster Hall

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Two days of indie rock, rap, and EDM from Kiesza, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, Autre Ne Veut, Atlas Sound, and Tobacco

$61.96 $40

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"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

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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

$78.50 $49

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

Hiking, Apple-Picking, and Wine-Tasting

Chelsea

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

$119 $119

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

"Drunk Shakespeare"

Quinn's Bar

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

$37 $22

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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

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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

$32.25 $16

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"The Awesome 80s Prom" at 42West on Saturday, October 4 or November 15 (Up to 46% Off) 

The Awesome 80s Prom

42West

Audience members interact with a cast of characters based on ’80s movies while partying to a soundtrack of New Wave hits

$55.98 $30

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

"The Fantasticks"

Snapple Theater

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

$83.25 $37

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

"Perfect Crime"

Theater District - Times Square

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

$68.25 $30

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"Pageant: The Musical" at Davenport Theatre, September 27–October 26 (Up to 47% Off)

"Pageant: The Musical"

Davenport Theatre

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Male performers portray female beauty pageant contestants in this glittery, campy comedy

$59 $39

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Standup Comedy at Shvendy's Comedy Club (Up to 55% Off)

Shvendy's Comedy Club

Shvendy's Comedy Club

Comedy club boasts an ever-changing roster of headlining standups

$50 $25

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Witness Magicienne Belinda Sinclair’s Miracles in her Private Conjuring Room

Intimate Conjuring Performance

Near Times Square

Magicienne Belinda Sinclair displays elegant sleights of hand and mind to inspire audiences with awe

$65 $65

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"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

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

$60 $42

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

50 Shades! The Musical

The Elektra Theatre

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

$85 $49

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"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

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

$54.92 $25

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

Wayra: Fuerza Bruta

Daryl Roth Theatre

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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

$99 $40

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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

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

$20 $10

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

Arabian Nights Hookah Bar & Lounge

South Ozone Park

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

$50 $25

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

Jbird Cocktails

Upper East Side

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

$88 $35

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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

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

$50 $4

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

DROM

Downtown

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

$126 $45

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

Monday Night Magic

The Players Theatre

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

$66.50 $33

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

The Murder Mystery Company

New York

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

$60 $29

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Date-Night Packages with Small Plates & Dessert Martinis at AYZA Wine & Chocolate Bar (Up to 48% Off)

AYZA Wine & Chocolate Bar

New York

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

$92 $49

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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

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

$50 $29

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

VITIS La Vineria

Gramercy Park

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

$60 $30

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

Midtown HA! Comedy Club

DLounge

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Intimate space hosts nationally-touring comics

$28.50 $10

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"Pirate Pete's Parrot" or "Princess Particular" for Two at The Secret Theatre Through December 20 (Up to 49% Off)

"Princess Particular" or "Pirate Pete's Parrot"

The Secret Theatre

Audience interaction, musical numbers, and crazy characters ignite kids’ imaginations in a black-box theater space

$29.34 $15

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Admission for Two to Every 2014 Show at Laughing Devil Comedy Club (Up to 90% Off)

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

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

$500 $50

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Bleep! Standup Show for One, Two, or Four at 8 p.m. at the Laughing Devil Comedy Club (Up to 58% Off)

Ashley Strand presents Bleep!

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

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

$15 $7

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Appetizers, Beer, and Pool for Two or Four at Break Bar & Billiards (Half Off)

Break Bar & Billiards

Astoria

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

$40 $20

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Cult Movie for Two with Custom Shot Glasses, Boxes of Candy, or Both at Devil Science Theater 3000 (Half Off)

Devil Science Theater 3000

Hunters Point

Weekly showings of cult horror, kung fu, and sci-fi movies feature comedic interludes and interactive drinking games

$22 $11

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MTV's Guy Code + Girl Code Comedy Tour at Tilles Center Concert Hall on Friday, October 10 (Up to 40% Off)

MTV's Guy Code + Girl Code Comedy Tour

Tilles Center for The Performing Arts at LIU Post

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Stars of MTV’s popular series—including Nessa, Jamie Lee, and Damien Lemon—treat fans to jokes, Q&As, and panel discussions about dating

$29.15 $18

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"Wambi: A Christian Stage Play" at The Actors Fund Arts Center on October 18 or 19 (Up to 40% Off)

"Wambi: A Christian Stage Play"

The Actors Fund Arts Center

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Inspirational play with music tells the story of Lezra, a royal daughter who tries to bring Christianity to her voodoo-practicing tribe

$20 $12

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Brooklyn Night Bazaar for Two or Four on Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. (Up to 35% Off)

Brooklyn Night Bazaar

Brooklyn

Indoor festival inspired by Asian street markets hosts independent artists, musicians, chefs, vendors, and more

$62 $44.99

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Early-Access Movie Experience with Snacks for One, Two, or Four at Alpine Cinemas in Brooklyn (Up to 51% Off)

Alpine Cinemas

Bay Ridge & Fort Hamilton

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

$19.25 $10

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Shortbread and Wine for Two or Four, or Carry-Out Shortbread at Two Moon Art House and Cafe (Up to 43% Off)

Two Moon Art House and Cafe

Park Slope

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

$30 $18

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Appetizers, Burgers, and Craft Beer at Croxley Ale House (Up to 52% Off). Four Options Available.

Croxley Ale House

Brooklyn

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

$55.85 $27

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Steak-House Food and Drinks at Esquire Lounge (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Esquire Lounge

Brooklyn

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

$50 $25

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Skee-Ball, Beers, or Cocktails at Full Circle Bar (Up to 53% Off)

Full Circle Bar

Williamsburg

Sip a rotating selection of American craft beers or compete in the national eight-week skee-ball league

$20 $10

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Hookah, Finger Foods, and Drinks at Fire Lounge Hookah Bar and Cafe (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Fire Lounge Hookah Bar and Cafe

Gowanus

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

$80 $40

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

Rockwells American Restaurant

Pelham

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

$20 $4

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Four Ballet Long Island Performances for Two, Three, or Four at Islip Town Hall West (Up to 76% Off)

Ballet Long Island

Multiple Locations

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

$312 $79

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$29 for a Cabaret Outing for Two with Four Drinks at Duplex Piano Bar Cabaret ($86 Value)

The Duplex

West Village

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

$86 $29

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Pool, Ping-Pong, Cocktails, and More at Eastside Billiards & Bar (50% Off)

Eastside Billiards & Bar

New York

Savor cocktails during rounds of ping-pong or billiards at a pool hall with more than 15 Brunswick Gold Crown III tables

$35 $20

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"The Ugly Duckling" or "Rapunzel," Presented by Galli Theater on October 4–November 30 at 2 p.m. (Up to 45% Off)

"The Ugly Duckling" or "Rapunzel"

Gloria Maddox Theater

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Andersen’s fable about self-acceptance features vibrant songs; Grimm’s tale about a long-haired princess gets a German-language treatment

$39.70 $22

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Buena Vista Social Club Tribute on October 5 or October 10 at Drom (Up to 58% Off)

Direct From Cuba Entertainment

Drom

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Roasted chicken with rice and beans accompanies the rhythms of the Elio Villafranca Quintet or the Pepito Gomez Sextet

$69 $29

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"Pippin" at Music Box Theatre (Up to 39% Off). Showtimes Available Through October 5.

"Pippin"

New York City

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

$69 $49

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Moscow Ballet’s “Great Russian Nutcracker” on Sunday, November 30 (Up to 52% Off)

"Great Russian Nutcracker"

Manhattan Center Hammerstein Ballroom

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Professional Russian dancers leap and pirouette against stunning backdrops in a holiday ballet set to Tchaikovsky’s beloved score

$104.50 $52

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"Bad With Money" at The Duplex on September 4–November 6 (Up to 47% Off)

Bad With Money

The Duplex

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Actor and playwright Ben Rimalower details his addiction to spending in this disarming, darkly humorous, and graphic one-man play

$54.27 $29

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Shake, Rattle & Roll Dueling Pianos for Two at Brick NYC Through November 29 (Up to 53% Off)

Shake, Rattle & Roll Dueling Pianos

Brick NYC

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

$46.50 $22

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Champagne Tasting at The Night of Champagne on Wednesday, November 12 (50% Off). Four Options Available.

The Night of Champagne

New York

Guests sip several types of champagne and snack on hors d'oeuvres; VIP guests can try high-end champagnes such as Dom Perignon and Cristal

$160 $80

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Comedy Show with Drinks and Tickets to a Future Show for Two or Four at Stand Up NY (Up to 78% Off)

Stand Up NY

Upper West Side

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

$112 $26

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"iLuminate: Artist of Light" at New World Stages on November 1–23 (Up to 42% Off)

"iLuminate: Artist of Light"

New World Stages / Stage 4

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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

$76.99 $45

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Standup with Popcorn for Two or Four at EastVille Comedy Club (Up to 77% Off)

EastVille Comedy Club

Eastville Comedy Club

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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

$44 $10

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Two or Four Draft Beers and Specialty Burgers at Wicked Willy's (Up to 53% Off)

Wicked Willy's

Greenwich Village

Specialty burgers such as Cajun variety paired with draft beers

$39 $19

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Jazz Performance Wednesday–Saturday at 10 p.m. for Two or Four at Jazz at Kitano (50% Off)

Jazz at Kitano

Midtown South Central

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

$30 $15

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Champagne Flights and Appetizers for Two, or Bottle with Apps and Desserts at The Bubble Lounge (Up to 50% Off)

The Bubble Lounge

Tribeca

Elegant champagne lounge uncorks more than 300 champagnes and sparkling wines, served with shareable hors d'oeuvres

$120 $60

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Up to 50% Off Stand-up Show — Broadway Comedy Club

Broadway Comedy Club

Clinton

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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

$20 $10

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$20 for $40 Worth of European Tapas and Wine for Two at Wine Bar

Wine Bar

Bowery

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

$40 $20

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Admission to Any Show for Two or Four Plus Drinks at Times Scare NYC (Up to 50% Off)

"Scaryoke"

Times Scare NYC

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Shequida—a drag queen, opera singer, and former "America's Got Talent" contestant—hosts a karaoke show for adults

$60 $30

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$6 for One Movie Ticket at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (Up to $12.25 Value)

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - Yonkers

Watch first-run blockbusters and classics free from distractions such as texting as servers bring food and drinks directly to your seat

$12.25 $6

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"Girls Night: The Musical" at St. George Theatre on Friday, October 10, at 8 p.m. (Up to 36% Off)

Girls Night: The Musical

St. George Theatre

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"Girls Night: The Musical" follows five women sharing life stories during a night of karaoke filled with bawdy laughs and classic songs

$62.55 $40

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Billiards with Food and Beer for Two or Four at Joe Broadway's Billiards (Up to 63% Off)

Joe Broadway's Billiards

Graniteville

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

$47 $19

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Appetizers Samplers, Paninis or Personal Pies, and Beers for Two or Four at Play Sports Bar (Up to 67% Off)

Play Sports Bar

Annadale

Sports bar with walls of televisions, nightly events, burgers and wings, and more than 100 different beers

$42.25 $16

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Wine Tasting with Wine Glasses for Two or Four at Staten Island Winery (Half Off)

Staten Island Winery

Travis

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

$30 $15

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"Stomp" at Orpheum Theater on September 21-October 5 (Up to 48% Off)

"Stomp"

Orpheum Theatre

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Rotating cast of witty percussionists pound out beats on household instruments during an award-winning international show

$86.95 $55

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Festival Chamber Music Concert at Weill Hall in Carnegie Hall (Up to 50% Off)

Festival Chamber Music

Carnegie Hall

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Five diverse programs for intimate groupings of strings, woodwinds, and keys, including a guest appearance from the Chicago Harp Quartet

$40 $20

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Cooper & Cooper Real Estate: Selling A Home In NYC: What Every Seller Needs To Know on October 22 (Up to 60% Off)

Cooper & Cooper Real Estate presents "Selling A Home In NYC: What Every Seller Needs To Know"

Intercontinental Hotel

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Two experienced financial and real estate experts help potential sellers learn about making a profit off property in New York City

$50 $20

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"This is Our Youth" Starring Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin, September 29-October 31 (Up to 33% Off)

"This is Our Youth"

Cort Theatre

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

$133.50 $89

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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,
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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
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Chef Ricardo Cardona might be from El Salvador, but that doesn’t mean his cooking sticks to tradition. At Mamajuana Café, he draws on more than 25 years of cooking to build his modern cuisine on a foundation of his homeland’s centuries-old cooking traditions. And it seems like his efforts have paid off: his Nuevo Latino dishes, which also prominently feature Dominican flavors, earned the eatery a Critics’ Pick designation from New York magazine. All that attention might be on account of the chef’s inventive flavor combinations, such as sweet plantains stuffed with salted cod, chicken-tempura sushi rolls, and Cornish game hen topped with diced chorizo and lobster. In the dining space, tufted leather banquettes run along the wall just beneath studio lighting and backlit artwork. Bright red and earth-tone curtains give the room a clublike vibe, which set the tone for when diners take to the dance floor between courses.

860 Franklin Ave
Garden City,
NY
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At Raxx Pool Room, Sports Bar & Grill, rows of pool tables gleam under bright lights, waiting for the clatter of opening breaks and thuds of 8 balls sinking into called pockets. As expert or novice players line up their cues on the pristine felt, ample space around the tables allows for game attempts at tricky shots or rounds of Hokey Pokey to calm nerves. True to the sports bar's name, pool isn't the only activity here?arcade games, beer-pong matches, dart games, and karaoke performances grant their share of entertainment, as well. At the bar, the lights are a bit dimmer, so guests can relax after games by watching sports on the slate of 18 TVs?plus a 100-inch projector?and pairing wraps and burgers from the grill with a selection of specialty cocktails.

510 Hempstead Tpke
West Hempstead,
NY
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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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At WET Waterfront Dining Lounge, every indoor and outdoor seat in the house has views of the water?the waters of the Woodcleft Canal, to be exact. Most of the eatery's dishes, such as the appetizer of seared, sesame-crusted tuna, hail from the water, too. House specialties, including the lobster mac and cheese or saut?ed jumbo shrimp served over coconut risotto, draw on fresh, locally sourced seafood. The culinary team complements these plates with non-aquatic extras, including steaks and delectable greens. The WET salad, for instance, gathers grape tomatoes, roasted peppers, artichoke hearts, and kalamata olives with crumbles of gorgonzola and ginger or balsamic dressing. Premium liquors await at the bar, where diners can partake of the extensive drink menu while watching one of several TVs. Ever true to its waterfront nature, WET also caters to seafaring guests by supplying them with complimentary boat slips.

103 Woodcleft Avenue
Freeport,
NY
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