Tag: Nassau Coliseum

Nassau Coliseum Groundbreaking Ceremony Starts Renovation

Officials smashed a wall with sledgehammers to celebrate the start of the work.

Islanders Lose First Game in New Brooklyn Home

The Islanders fell 3-2 to the Chicago Blackhawks in the Isle's first regular season game at the Barclays Center, their new home.

Billy Joel Gives Nassau Coliseum a Big Shot Closing Concert

The Long Island-native Piano Man gave the Uniondale arena a fitting farewell as it closes for renovations.

Billy Joel Plays Nassau Coliseum Closer Tuesday

His 32nd concert at the Uniondale arena will mark its closure for renovations until December 2016.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events July 30 – August...

Billy Joel closes down Nassau Coliseum, Incubus rocks Jones Beach, and “Weird Al” Yankovic cracks up The Paramount, along with many more amazin' concerts and events this week!

Do This: Long Island Events June 25 – July 1

Shania Twain serenades the coliseum, Jeff Ross roasts Westbury, Soul Asylum rocks Suffolk Theater, and members of The Beach Boys play Jones Beach, plus much, much more!

Do This: Long Island Events June 18 – 24

Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa rock Jones Beach, NKOTB return to the coliseum and Melissa Etheridge serenades The Paramount, among so many more amazing gigs!

Uniondale’s Battle To Wipe ‘East Garden City’ Off The Map

Civic leaders are trying to reclaim an area they say was usurped by planners years ago.

Despite Hype, Nassau Coliseum a Monument to Poor Planning

Will Bruce Ratner, the man behind the new project, be the coliseum's long-awaited savior, or yet another character in Nassau County’s long-running narrative of dashed hopes?

Hempstead Town OKs Nassau Coliseum Renovation Plan

Renovations are expected to begin this August after Billy Joel plays the arena's last concert.