Weekend Events Guide

Spring in Long Island is in full swing. There are theater performances to attend, music to listen to and art to see. Spring is going to fly by, so you don’t want to waste any time enjoying all the arts and culture Long Island has to offer. Here are five events you shouldn’t miss.

SPRING DANCE ADELPHI
WHERE/WHEN:
Friday, May 2, 7:30 p.m., at Olmsted Theatre, Adelphi University Performing Arts Center
WHY GO: You don’t want to miss the Adelphi University Department of dance’s annual program. Thirty-eight students will perform in five pieces from different choreographers.
PRICING: Regular tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased through the Adelphi University Box Office.

LONG ISLAND BELTAINE
WHERE/WHEN: Saturday, May 3, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at UUFH Huntington.
WHY GO: Because how many times a year do you get to dance around a Maypole. Fairy wings optional.
PRICING: Free, but bring a food donation for Long Island Cares.

PROJECTIONS; NEW INSTALLATIONS BY MICHELLE CAROLLO AND JASON PARADIS OPENING RECEPTION
WHERE/WHEN: Saturday, May 3, 5 to 7 p.m., at Patchogue Arts Council.
WHY GO: The newest exhibit at the Patchogue Arts Council features a series of unique installation including, Michelle Carollo’s Bublegum Vanity which has artwork from dumpster diving treasures.
PRICING: Free admission.

LONG ISLAND MARATHON WEEKEND
WHERE/WHEN: Friday, May 2 to May 4, at Eisenhower Park, East Meadow and Mitchel Athletic Complex
WHY GO: Run, cheer or just enjoy the food, music and festivities of this annual race weekend.
PRICING: Free admission.

MOMTREPRENEUR FAIR
WHERE/WHEN: Sunday, May 4, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Blumenfield Family Park in Port Washington
WHY GO: Support some of Long Island’s entrepreneurs at this fair featuring more than 40 business owner moms.
PRICING: Free.

What are you doing this weekend? Tell us in the comments.