Every Tuesday, Long Island Pulse’s editors plan your week. From Manhattan to Montauk these are our picks of the top Long Island events and offerings. Think of it as your week agenda. Share your week using the #LIPulse.
What: Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration
Where: Boulton Center
When: Saturday, Jan. 23, 8pm
Why Go: Don your blue suede shoes and dance to dozens of songs from Elvis’ Sun and early RCA Records era in honor of the King’s birthday. Rex & The Rockabilly Kings will be playing. Go.
What: Gluten Free Cooking
Where: Connetquot Library
When: Wednesday, Jan. 20, 7–8:30pm
Why Go: Barbara Bonavoglia gives advice on how to blend ingredients to achieve the best texture in baked goods, where to buy ingredients and local places to dine out, and all gluten free. Plus there will be gluten free desserts to enjoy. Go.
What: Stew Leonard’s in Farmingdale Opens
Where: 261 Airport Plaza, Farmingdale
When: Saturday, Jan. 23, Noon–2pm
Why Go: National TV personality and legendary chef Emeril Lagasse will celebrate the opening of Stew Leonard’s new location a signing of his most recent cookbook, ESSENTIAL EMERIL: Favorite Recipes and Hard-Won Wisdom from My Life in the Kitchen. Go.
What: Thursday Night Music Club at Tocolo
Where: Tocolo Cantina
When: Thursday, Jan. 21, 7–10pm
Why Go: Garden City’s go-to spot for refined Mexican cuisine welcomes Long Island artist Jesse Andrews for a live performance. Go.
What: Donny Osmond
Where: The Paramount
When: Wednesday, Jan. 20
Why Go: Visit the boy who stole your teenaged heart this month. The multi-talented singer, actor, author and television host will perform hits from his 33 gold records and the 2011 album Donny and Marie recorded with sister Marie Osmond. Go.
What: Brewology’s 1st Craft Beer Release Party
When: Thursday, Jan. 21, 4pm to Close.
Why Go: Brewology Beer has arrived and is appropriately named Aristotle IPA. Come celebrate with Brewology as they introduce their new IPA for $2 a brew, all night long at both the Speonk and Port Jeff locations. Go.
What: Love Bites
Where: The Muses Southampton
When: Saturday, Jan. 23, 6:30pm
Why Go: The Muses in Southampton hosts “Love Bites this Saturday. The annual tasting event that will benefit Katy’s Courage and The Scarlett Fund and features tastes from some of the East End’s culinary bests. Go.
*We may get our first snowstorm this weekend, which may cancel or postpone some of these events.