Every Wednesday, Long Island Pulse’s editors plan your weekend. From Manhattan to Montauk these are our picks of the top events and offerings. Think of it as your weekend agenda. Share your weekend using the #LIPulseWeekends.
Grand Opening of Audi Lynbrook
Pulse Magazine and Audi Lynbrook invite you to celebrate the Grand Opening of Audi Lynbrook’s Showroom. Enjoy light fare, refreshments, giveaways and music while experiencing the new, innovative Audi Lynbrook showroom. New leases and finances made that day receive two payments on Audi and four years pre-paid AudiCare maintenance.
When & Where: Saturday, Oct. 17 1-4pm, Audi Lynbrook
Tickets & Information: lipulse.com/audiparty
Grand ReOpening of BurgerFi Oceanside
How can you say no to a free burger? BurgerFi in Oceanside is hosting a grand reopening party and offering a free BurgerFi Cheeseburger to each guest who attends. Double Angus burger patties, double American cheese, lettuce, tomato and BurgerFi sauce. Yum.
When & Where: Saturday, Oct. 17 11am-11pm, BurgerFi Oceanside
Tickets & Information: burgerfi.com
Rise of the Jack O’ Lanterns
See more than 5,000 pumpkins—hand-carved in themes from pop culture to sports to iconic 1930s horror flicks—light up the night at one of Long Island’s most treasured historic mansions. This festive fall celebration features work from dozens of local and national artists and sculptors in a unique walk-through experience suitable for all ages.
When & Where: Friday, Oct. 2 to Sunday, Oct. 25, at Old Westbury Gardens
Tickets & Information: therise.org
Tours at Port Jeff Brewing Company
With a seven-barrel system with the capability to produce 217 gallons per brew, there is no shortage of beer at this brewery company. Visit the tasting room for an hour-long brewery tour and explore the world of beer making.
When & Where: Saturday, Oct. 17, 4pm, Port Jeff Brewing Company
Tickets & More Information: portjeffbrewing.com
Seascapes & Spis – A Paint Party
Grab that someone special or your best girlfriends, and head to the Long Island Aquarium for Seascapes & Sips! Work on two 18-ounce painted wine glasses in the Shark Room of the Aquarium. Table service for the cash bar and a light fare menu will be available for purchase beginning at 6pm. No artistic skills are needed, just a positive attitude, a willingness to have fun and some fine wine to pour into your beautifully decorated glasses. Two glasses, brushes and paint are included.
When & Where: Thursday, Oct. 15, 6pm, Long Island Aquarium
Tickets & More Information: longislandaquarium.com
Live Music at Martha Clara Vineyards
Quarter Horse has only been together for a year and a half, but they’re already a force on the Long Island music scene. The band of six consists of brothers John Rienzi (drummer/mandolin player) and Sean Rienzi (bassist) with guitarist Vinny Costantino, keyboardist/guitarist/vocalist Chris Brooks and guitarist/vocalists Nick Pirollo and Ryan Porciello. Known for their 3-part vocal harmonies, guitar solos and improvisation, the group’s eclectic Americana sound includes elements of rock, folk, alternative, country, blues and jazz. Catch them live at Martha Clara Vineyards on Saturday.
When & Where: Saturday, Oct. 17, 2-6pm, Martha Clara Vineyards
Tickets & More Information: Free admission, marthaclaravineyards.com