10 Can’t Miss Events This Week

Sad that the weekend is over? Here’s a list of some exciting events this week. From Montauk to Manhattan, these are the events you can’t miss. Share your weekend using #LIPulse and follow Pulse on Instagram and Twitter for more fun ideas. 


What: Riff Raff Concert
Where: Revolution Bar & Music Hall
When: Friday, Jan. 27, 7pm
Why Go: Calling all rap and hip-hop lovers. Get ready for a night of music headlined by Riff Raff and DJ Afterthought. Guest stars include Dolla Bill Gates, X Owey X and Peter Jackson. Go

Dix Hills

What: Night at the Races to benefit the Mercy Inn Soup Kitchen
Where: St. Matthews Recreation Hall
When: Saturday, Jan. 28, 7pm
Why Go: It may not be the Belmont Stakes, but it’s as close as you can get in January. Throw back some beers for a Night at the Races… eight races to be exact. Proceeds go to the Mercy Inn Soup Kitchen. Go


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image: facebook.com/flushingtownhall

What: Chinese New Year Temple Bazaar
Where: Flushing Town Hall
When: Saturday, Jan. 28, 11am-1pm & 2-4pm
Why Go: Celebrate the Year of the Rooster with performances, martial arts, crafts and food at the third annual Temple Bazaar. Fun for the whole family! Go

Garden City

What: 80s Arcade and Karaoke Night
Where: Cradle of Aviation Museum
When: Saturday, Jan. 28, 7-11pm
Why Go: Relive the glory days of playing Pac-Man and Donkey Kong and sing along to 80s classics such as “Livin’ on a Prayer” and “Down Under.” Come dressed in your best 80s outfit for “A Night to Remember.” Go


What: Room Escape Adventure Experience
Where: Just Escape LI
When: Sunday, Jan. 29, 12:30-2:30pm
Why Go: Ready for a challenge? Grab a group of your friends and get locked in a room for an hour. It’s up to you to solve the hidden clues and escape the room. Don’t miss this exhilarating bonding experience. Go

Oyster Bay

image: facebook.com/planting fields arboretum state historic park

image: facebook.com/planting fields arboretum state historic park

What: Chinese New Year Celebration
Where: Coe Hall at Planting Fields Arboretum
When: Saturday, Jan. 28, 11am-4pm
Why Go: Missing the holiday festivities already? They’re not over yet! Ring in the Chinese New Year at Coe Hall, which will be decorated with red lanterns, Kumquat trees and peonies. Bring the kids for some crafts and musical performances. Go


What: The Phillips Door
Where: Amvets Post 48
When: Friday, Jan. 27, 8:30-10pm & Saturday, Jan. 28, 8:30-10pm
Why Go: After a sold out 2016 run, The Phillips Door is back by popular demand. Watch the Doctor encounter demons, angels, spirits and more! Go

Sands Point

Sands Point Hempstead House

Sands Point Hempstead House

What: The Imani Winds
Where: Sands Point Preserve Hempstead House
When: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2pm & 7pm
Why Go: The internationally renowned Imani Winds quintet is coming to the island. Celebrate culture through music and dance. Go


What: The BIG Party Nightclub Reunion
Where: The Space
When: Thursday, Jan. 26, 7:30pm
Why Go: Head back to the 80s with a reunion of some of your favorite nightclubs including Uncle Sam’s, Channel 80, 231 and more. You won’t want to miss DJ Jenny Costa bringing the 80s back to you. Go

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image: facebook.com/fabfourband

What: The Fab Four – The Ultimate Tribute
Where: NYCB Theatre at Westbury
When: Saturday, Jan. 28, 8pm
Why Go: The Emmy Award-winning Fab Four is coming to a theater near you. Sing along to classics such as “Yesterday,” “Twist and Shout” and “Here Comes the Sun” at this Beatles tribute. Go