Every week Long Island Pulse editors help you plan your weekend. From the Gold Coast and the South Shore to Manhattan, these are the events you can’t miss. Think of it as your weekend agenda. Share your weekend using #LIPulse.
What: Autofest Midsummer Nights Dream Cruise-In
Where: Charles E. Ransom Beach
When: Friday, Sept. 2, 5:30-9 pm
Why Go: Gear heads unite at this collector car show. Bring your own or just take in those on display. Go.
What: Lola Star’s Dreamland Roller Disco
Where: Prospect Park’s LeFrak Center at Lakeside
When: Friday, Sept. 2 , 7:30-9pm
Why Go: Straight from the Coney Island boardwalk, Lola Star’s Dreamland Disco brings a vintage vibe and stellar entertainment. Skaters are encouraged to come in costume and strut their roller dancing skills for prizes. Go.
What: Mets vs. Washington Nationals
When: Friday, Sept. 2., 7:10pm
Why Go: What’s a better way to start the Labor Day weekend than with baseball? Go.
What: ‘Monet’s Palate’ documentary
Where: Nassau County Museum of Art
When: Saturday, 3pm
Why Go: Meryl Streep narrates this culinary tour through Monet’s beloved Normandy, the region that inspired his passion for fine art and cuisine. Go.
What: Rascal Flatts
Where: Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
When: Thursday, Sept. 1, 7pm
Why Go: Country rockers Rascal Flatts will perform songs from their latest release, “Rewind” and share the stage with ACM Award nominee Kelsea Ballerini and country newcomer Chris Lane. Go.