Nightlife in Long Branch

The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience (October 28–30)

The Glow: A Jack O'Lantern Experience

Monmouth Park Racetrack

More than 5,000 jack o’ lanterns line a quarter-mile path, illuminating the night with everything from superheroes to dinosaurs

$16 $13

David Cassidy on October 27 at 8 p.m.

David Cassidy

Count Basie Theatre

Former teenage star of The Partridge Family and tenor voice behind “I Think I Love You” pulls songs from his decades-long career

$99.50 $10

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$20.99 $14.99

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige on November 10 at 7 p.m.

Maxwell and Mary J. Blige: King and Queen of Hearts Tour

Madison Square Garden

Royalty of ’90s neo-soul join forces on nationwide tour that looks forward while hearkening back to a classic sound with guest Ro James

$76.30 $59

Best of Bushwick Cocktail Tour Halloween Edition - Thursday October 27, 2016 / 6:00pm

Central Station


$40 $25.25

truTV's Impractical Jokers Live: Nitro Circus Spectacular

truTV's Impractical Jokers Live: Nitro Circus Spectacular

Prudential Center

The quartet behind the prank show Impractical Jokers take the stage for an evening of comedy and never-before-seen TV clips

$30.55 $18

Shelly Garrett's "Beauty Shop" 30th Anniversary on October 30 at 2 p.m.

Shelly Garrett's "Beauty Shop"

Kings Theatre

Adultery, hygiene, and dirty talk—all are regular topics of discussion in Big Mama Lucille’s beauty shop, now celebrating its 30th year

$53.60 $39

Rascasuelos Tangos Vivos on November 2 at 8 p.m.

Rascasuelos Tangos Vivos

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

A genre-blurring tango collective experiments with the form, pushing the limits of the traditional music as a means of cultural resistance

$56.50 $29

Matilda The Musical through November 20

"Matilda the Musical"

Shubert Theatre

A precocious young girl surrounded by verbally abusive adults finds her only joy in books—and wreaking havoc with her telekinesis

$88.50 $59

Friday Night Fever: A Night of 70's Disco & Soul on Friday, December 2, at 8 p.m.

Friday Night Fever

The Paramount Theatre - Huntington

Get down to disco and funk classics performed by spot-on tributes to the Bee Gees and Donna Summer

$37.75 $18.50

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes (November 11—23)

Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes

Radio City Music Hall

Make memories with the world-famous Rockettes, a production featuring the high-kicking dance troupe and other holiday showstoppers

$75.80 $45

Midtown Massacre: A Halloween Costume Soiree on Saturday, October 29, at 10 p.m.

Midtown Massacre: A Halloween Costume Soiree

Madison Square Tavern

New York Alumni of Kappa Alpha Psi host an annual Halloween costume party suited to fellow Greeks; DJ sets by DJ Flash and DJ K-Leel

$36.47 $15

Standup Comedy for Two, Four, or Six, Plus Tickets to Future Shows at New York Comedy Club (Up to 97% Off)

New York Comedy Club

New York Comedy Club

Every night hosts standup or themed events with up-and-coming comedians

$420 $15

"Drunk Shakespeare" at The Lounge (Up to 52% Off)

Drunk Shakespeare

The Lounge

The show that TimeOut New York calls a “live-action Drunk History” always starts the same way: one cast member downs shots of whiskey

$73 $35

"Avenue Q" (Through February 26)

"Avenue Q"

New World Stages

Mature musical follows a hybrid of puppets and humans as they look for love and purpose in New York City

$103.50 $45

"Jazz in the Key of Ellison" on Tuesday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m.

Jazz in the Key of Ellison

New Jersey Performing Arts Center

Concert honors the late Ralph Ellison with a star-studded lineup of musicians, including trumpeter Wynton Marsalis

$44.50 $31

"Fiddler on the Roof" on Broadway (September 6–November 20)

"Fiddler on the Roof" on Broadway

Broadway Theatre

The beloved Tony-winning musical tells the tale of a rustic Jewish village through songs such as “Matchmaker”

$88.50 $69

Scott Stapp, Voice of Creed on November 22 at 8 p.m.

Scott Stapp

The Paramount Theatre - Huntington

Powerhouse vocalist from the late ’90s and beyond unleashes his primal voice in a set of solo hits and Creed classics

$37.75 $20

"Idiocracy" on Thursday, October 27 at 9 p.m.


The House of Independents

Society is collapsing due to rampant stupidity when one average man from the past shows up to save the day in this flick by Mike Judge

$9.49 $5

Two Hard Cider Tastings, Glasses, and Tour of Cidery for Two or Four at Bad Seed Cider Co (Up to 50% Off)

Bad Seed Cider Co

Bad Seed Cider Co

Tours let visitors explore the Bad Seed Cider Co’s cellars and bottling line followed by a tasting of the small batch hard ciders on tap

$20 $12

Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime on January 17 at 7 p.m.

Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime

Starland Ballroom

Long-running Sublime tribute perfectly replicates the ska-rock legends, rolling out hits such as “What I Got” and “Santeria”

$36 $20

Standup for Two or Four at Stand Up NY Through October 29 (Up to 78% Off)

Stand Up NY

Stand Up NY

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

$66 $17

One Hour of Billiards for Two or Four with Beer and Appetizers at Carom Cafe Billiards (58% Off)

Carom Cafe Billiards


Players navigate a sea of standard & specialized pool & billiards tables while munching on apps & toasting corner pocket shots with beer

$40 $17

All-In-One Hookah and Sangria at Illusions Hookah & Mixoloy Lounge (Up to 68% Off). Two Options Available.

Illusions Hookah & Mixology Lounge

Illusions Hookah & Mixology Lounge

Hookah bar stocks quality Shisha tobacco and high-end hookah equipment, including ice hoses and tips, and 90+ flavored

$80 $26

Rock Legends Live Halloween Celebration Featuring Us and Floyd on Saturday, October 29, at 8 p.m.

Rock Legends Live Halloween Celebration w/ Pink Floyd Tribute Band US & Floyd & Matt Searing

The Space at Westbury

Halloween celebration with a Pink Floyd cover band and a 40-minute acoustic set from Long Island–based songwriter Matt Searing

$40 $20

"One Funny Mother" (Through January 7)

"One Funny Mother"

New World Stages

Comedian, former Miss New Jersey, and mother of three Dena Blizzard muses on the trials of motherhood and marriage in a one-woman show

$73 $35

Standup Comedy for Two, Three, or Four at Dangerfield’s Comedy Club

Dangerfield's Comedy Club

Dangerfield's Comedy Club

Comedy club hosts the cream of the gut-busting crop, with nationally recognized comedians taking the stage each night

$40 $5

A Wasabassco Halloween: Costume Party & Burlesque on Saturday, October 29, at 7:30 p.m.

A Wasabassco Halloween: Costume Party & Burlesque

City Winery

Hailed as one of the top burlesque shows in the world, Wasabassco celebrates Halloween during a night packed with costumed numbers

$24.20 $15

Horror-Themed Dinner for Two or Four at Jekyll and Hyde Restaurant and Bar (Up to 54% Off)

Jekyll and Hyde Restaurant and Bar

West Village

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

$106.85 $53

Zoso — Led Zeppelin Tribute on Friday, November 4, at 7 p.m.


Starland Ballroom

Popular Led Zeppelin tribute act mirrors the famous rock band in looks, spirit, and impeccable musicianship throughout a long list of hits

$22.50 $10

Select Local Merchants

  • Nip & Tuck Bar & Package Goods
    Craving finger food? Head to Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods and chow down on classic pub fare. Drinks all around! Pair your dinner with a beverage from this restaurant's full bar. Don't miss out on the great happy hour deals at Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods. Tap your foot to Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods' tunes — live performances are often showcased here. The weeknight rush is in full force at Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods, so anticipate a wait if you go after work. You'll find most people wearing their favorite T-shirt and pair of jeans, as casual dining is Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods' style. Can't get enough of Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods' tasty dishes? They also offer a catering service for parties and events. If you're in a hurry, place an order for pickup instead. Store your car on the street or in a nearby lot at Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods. If your preferred mode of transit is of the two wheel variety, you're in luck — there's tons of bike parking outside the restaurant. A typical meal at Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods will set you back less than $30. When you want to relax and grab a quick bite to eat, come munch on some pub fare at Nip and Tuck Bar and Package Goods.
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    Long Branch, NJ US
  • Celtic Cottage Pub
    Munch on tasty pub grub at Celtic Cottage Pub. Beer, wine, and more are also available from this restaurant's extensive drink list. Celtic Cottage Pub's happy hour is filled with food and beverage deals. Open air seating is ready for diners at Celtic Cottage Pub when the weather is warm. Gather up your friends, coworkers or family members and head to Celtic Cottage Pub for a group meal. Those that prefer some music with their meal will find live tunes at Celtic Cottage Pub. If crowds aren't your thing, it's best to visit Celtic Cottage Pub during the slower weekday hours. Celtic Cottage Pub welcomes laid-back diners, so there's no pressure to throw on heels or a tie. Catering makes it easier to organize any event, and Celtic Cottage Pub will ensure that it is delicious. Patrons can park in a lot near Celtic Cottage Pub or take advantage of the generous street parking. Celtic Cottage Pub provides ample space for bikers to store their bikes. Celtic Cottage Pub is serving up five-star food at a reasonable price. Cash is the only payment method accepted by Celtic Cottage Pub. So when you're in the mood for some tasty pub food, make your way over to Celtic Cottage Pub.
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    Long Branch, NJ US
  • Jack's Goal Line Stand
    Head to Jack's Goal Line Stand for soups, sandwiches and pastries filled with upscale flavor. Jack's Goal Line Stand's low-fat and G-free items make it easy to eat right. For your viewing pleasure, Jack's Goal Line Stand also stocks TVs in the bar area. You can tote your laptop here to take advantage of the free wifi. Crowds are boisterous at the bar and the music is blaring, so get ready for a very loud night out. Not a popular place for dress-up dining, most Jack's Goal Line Stand patrons come in casual attire. If you're in a hurry, place an order for pickup instead. Don't leave the car at home when you come in. We'll give you one of the great spaces in our parking lot. And for free. Jack's Goal Line Stand is a prime location for cyclists to park their bikes and enjoy a bite to eat. Meals at Jack's Goal Line Stand are affordable, with the average tab amounting to about $30 per person. Isn't it time you tasted your favorite French dishes with a trip to Jack's Goal Line Stand?
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    Long Branch, NJ US
  • Mix Lounge & Food Bar
    Grab some friends and head on over to Mix Lounge and Food Bar for great pub grub. The bar at this restaurant is fully stocked, so pair your meal with a glass of wine or beer. Time to cheers to another week in the can at Mix Lounge and Food Bar. Enjoy the luxury of eating a delicious meal outside at Mix Lounge and Food Bar. Live DJs often entertain the evening crowd while dining. If crowds aren't your thing, it's best to visit Mix Lounge and Food Bar during the slower weekday hours. Short on time? Don't wait for a driver — pick it up yourself. Convenient street parking is easy to find outside Mix Lounge and Food Bar. Bike parking is quick and easy at Mix Lounge and Food Bar. At Mix Lounge and Food Bar, you can ease your appetite and please your pocketbook the menu offers a selection of mid-priced, budget-friendly meals. For an indulgent meal of classic pub food, Mix Lounge and Food Bar is the place to bring your best buds for a night out.
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    Long Branch, NJ US
  • Donovan's Reef
    Visit Donovan's Reef for some true American comfort food. Cheer on your favorite team at Donovan's Reef, a local restaurant with TVs. For comfortable outdoor service, Donovan's Reef sets up a seasonal patio. For entertainment while you dine, the restaurant organizes live music or hosts a DJ spinning. Musical visitors frequently perform here, so patrons can enjoy live tunes with their food. Pump up your night with performances from Donovan's Reef's live DJs. The restaurant fills up on the weekends, so keep that in mind before heading out. Endless parking options are readily available close to Donovan's Reef. The average check at Donovan's Reef will stay below $30 per person, so it's a relatively affordable option. When you are ready to try a new restaurant for lunch or dinner, make your way over to Donovan's Reef for tasty American fare.
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    Sea Bright, NJ US
  • Myst Lounge
    You won't be disappointed at Myst Lounge in Long Branch, where well-prepared eats and delicious drinks rule the menu. Myst Lounge will keep those with dietary needs happy with a menu filled with gluten-free and low-fat items. At Myst Lounge, your large or small party can easily enjoy a meal. Treat your ears to some live tunes — the restaurant frequently features a DJ or band. You'll want to save quiet conversations for another spot, though — the restaurant can get noisy. The restaurant can get thronged with crowds on Fridays and Saturdays, so book your table ahead of time through their reservation system. If you need to feed a big crowd, Myst Lounge also offers catering services for parties and get-togethers. Parking is always free and easy when you dine at Myst Lounge.
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    Long Branch, NJ US