Things to do on Long Island this weekend include concerts, comedy shows, and more.
The Weekender: Seven Things to Do on Long Island This Weekend
New York Hardcare lives on with openers No Redeeming Social Value and Grade 2. Amityville Music Hall, 198 Bwy., Amityville, amityvillemusichall.org $33.48. 6:30 p.m. Dec. 8.
This Swedish extreme metal band is not for the faint of heart. Warming up the pit are In Flames and Whitechapel. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $45-$85. 7 p.m. Dec. 8.
See the British pop star known for hits such as “Release Me” and “The Last Waltz”. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, thetheatreatwestbury.com Tickets start at $40 8 p.m., Dec. 8.
As this classic rock band approaches their 50th anniversary, the group’s members look to the future. The Space at Westbury Theatre, 250 Post Ave., Westbury. thespaceatwestbury.com $35-$75. 8 p.m. Dec. 8.
PEPPA PIG SING-ALONG PARTY!
You are invited to a Sing-Along Party hosted by Peppa, George, Mummy Pig, and Daddy Pig! You can join in the excitement as Peppa and her friends teach some of their favorite songs in this new episode. Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, tillescenter.org $34 2 p.m. Dec. 9.
FLEX FIGHT SERIES 30
Yippee-Ki-Yay! ‘Tis the season for our fighters to channel their inner John McClane in an explosive night filled with die-hard spirit. But, to be clear, this is NOT a Christmas show, it is a show during Christmas! Stereo Garden, 9 Railroad Ave., Patchogue, stereogardenli.com $64.30. 4 p.m. Dec. 9.
Hear the Irish folk singer famous for songs like “Footsteps” and “I Just Want to Dance With You” NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, thetheatreatwestbury.com Tickets start at $29. 5 p.m., Dec. 9.
One of the most impressive guitarists to emerge from the rich Southern Louisiana in recent years will perform with special guests The Dirty Dozen Brass Band. Suffolk Theater, 118 East Main St., Riverhead, suffolktheater.com $75-$99. 7 p.m. Dec. 10.
The beloved pianist, composer, and Emmy Award-winning radio and TV broadcaster reminisces about his life and 30-year career through music, images, and amusing anecdotes in his concerts. Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, 71 East Main St., Patchogue, patchoguetheatre.org $59-$89 incl fees 7 p.m. Dec 10.
KEVIN HART – BRAND NEW MATERIAL
The comedian and actor seen in many movies such as “Jumanji” and “Ride Along” will bring plenty of laughs to Long Island. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, thetheatreatwestbury.com Tickets start at $157 7 p.m. Dec. 10.
IN CONVERSATION WITH THE SOPRANOS
A trip down memory lane for one of the most beloved TV shows of all time, featuring Steve Schirripa, Vincent Pastore and Michael Imperioli. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $39.50-$200. 8 p.m. Dec. 10.
THE WEEK AHEAD
This supergroup is comprised of members of Circa Survive, My Chemical Romance, and Coheed and Cambria. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $29.50-$59.50. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11.
MY SINATRA STARRING CARY HOFFMAN
Celebrate Frank Sinatra’s birthday with Cary Hoffman, America’s premier Sinatra interpretation. Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, tillescenter.org
$44 7:30 p.m. Dec. 12.
BRET MICHAELS “FALL HOLIDAY PARTI-GRAS” WITH ADAM & THE METAL HAWKS
The lead singer of the rock and roll band Poison teams up with a Long Island-based band. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, thetheatreatwestbury.com Tickets start at $29 8 p.m., Dec. 13
A Night with Matteo World Tour. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $49.50-$99.50. 8 p.m. Dec. 13.
TAKING BACK SUNDAY
The hometown emo heroes are performing a two-night holiday spectacular as a gift to their fans. Mulcahy’s Pub & Concert Hall, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh, muls.com Sold out. 8 p.m. Dec. 13, 14.
This New York-based comedian will be sure to leave the audience in stitches. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $25-$49.50. 8 p.m. Dec. 14.