8 Can’t Miss Events This Week

Need some excitement this week? Long Island Pulse editors are here to make sure you make the most of the next seven days. From Montauk to Manhattan these are the events you can’t miss. Share your weekend with us using #LIPulse.

Bay Shore

What: Raven’s World
Where: Pinot’s Palette
When: Friday, Jan. 20, 8-10pm
Why Go: Mingle with fellow horror lovers and enjoy a night of poetry and tales of horror and suspense. Hear works from authors Nancy Scuri and Rich Orth as well as famous pieces by Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. The literature will be read in a gothic atmosphere with enchanting background music. Wine will also be available for purchase. Go


What: Comedy Fundraiser to benefit Last Chance Animal Rescue
Where: McGuire’s Comedy Club
When: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 8-11pm
Why Go: Calling all animal lovers. Enjoy a night filled with lots of laughs and entertainment. Proceeds will go towards Last Chance Animal Rescue, an organization created to save the lives of animals. Go

Garden City


Grilled Pork Flat Iron paired with Blue Point Oatmeal Stout

What: Blue Point Collaboration Dinner
Where: Sputino Wine Bar & Italian Tapas
When: Thursday, Jan. 26, 7pm
Why Go: What’s better than a five-course dinner tasting? A five-course dinner tasting paired with beer! Executive Chef Ryan Keough is teaming up with Blue Point Brewery to create a five-course tasting menu paired with a selection of Blue Point beers. Go


What: Wine & Cheese Pairing with Village Cheese Shop
Where: Martha Clara Vineyards
When: Saturday, Jan. 21, 1pm
Why Go: Grab a glass of vino and escape for a day at the vineyards. Martha Clara Vineyards Winemaker Juan E. Micieli-Martinez is teaming up with Michael E. Affatato of the Village Cheese Shop for a delightful pairing of European cheese and Martha Clara Vineyards wines. Go


What: New England Psychic Fair
Where: Clarion Hotel
When: Saturday, Jan. 21, 10am-7pm
Why Go: Take a look into the future with some of the most well-known psychics or heal your mind and body with holistic and energy healing services. This fair will showcase everything from wellness centers and integrative medicine to tarot card readings. Go

Sands Point

Sands Point Hempstead House

Aerial View of Sands Point Hempstead House

What: Wellness Retreat
Where: Sands Point Preserve
When: Sunday, Jan. 22, 9:30am-1:30pm
Why Go: It’s not too late to start off the new year with some zen and self-reflection. Join Integrative Health Coach Deirdre Breen for a four-hour retreat including meditation, yoga, journaling, exploring the Preserve and lunch. Discover what health means to you. Go


What: Katy’s Courage to Benefit from Love Bites
Where: The Muses Southampton
When: Saturday, Jan. 21, 6:30-10pm
Why Go: Indulge in delicious food and beverages from more than 15 restaurants and meet honorary celebrity Chef Rocco DiSpirito at this winter tasting event. Proceeds will benefit Katy’s Courage, which provides children’s bereavement support and pediatric cancer research, and The Scarlett Fund, which also supports pediatric cancer research. Go


image: facebook.com/LarrytheCableGuy

image: facebook.com/LarrytheCableGuy

What: Larry the Cable Guy
Where: NYCB Theatre at Westbury
When: Saturday, Jan. 21, 8pm
Why Go: Winter weather got you down? One dose of Larry the Cable Guy’s jokes has been proven to provide immediate comic relief. Get to the Theatre at Westbury to let out some laughs with this stand-up comedian. Go