7 Can’t Miss Weekend Events

Every week Long Island Pulse editors help you plan your weekend. From Montauk to Manhattan these are the events you can’t miss. Think of it as your weekend agenda. Share your weekend using #LIPulse.


What: My Funny Valentine
Where: The Paramount (370 New York Avenue)
When: Friday, Feb. 16, 8pm
Why Go: Get ready for some laughs. Gary Valentine from CBS’ Kevin Can Wait is heading to the Paramount for his comedy series. The Long Island native is bringing a few special guests with him: Cisco Duran, Mick Thomas, Carmen Lynch and Kevin Dombrowski. Click to go 

Port Washington

What: Darlene Love – The Valentine Tour
Where: Landmark on Main Street (232 Main Street Suite 1)
When: Friday, Feb. 16, 8pm
Why Go: This legendary singer—known for her hit “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)”—will have you falling in love with her Valentine show. And before you head over, check out Pulse’s interview with the star. Click to go

St. James

What: Wine and Cheese Pairing with C’est Cheese
Where: Harmony Vineyards (169 Harbor Road)
When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 8pm
Why Go: Cheese and wine lovers, this one’s for you. Head over to try artisanal cheese paired with Chablis Style Chardonnays and Bordeaux Style Red Blends. Get the entire scoop on why these pairings work from C’est Cheese’s cheese expert. The event is $27. Click to go


What: Country Single Mingle Dance Party
Where: Saturday, Feb. 17, 7pm-2am
When: The Nutty Irishman (323 Main Street)
Why Go: Are you single this Valentine’s? The Nutty Irishman has you covered with a singles party. Expect country music, free buffet and hundreds of people to mingle with. It’s $5 at the door until 8pm. Click to go


What: Lego Live!
Where: Pier 36 (299 South Street)
When: Friday, Feb. 16-Friday, Feb. 18
Why Go: Feel like a kid again this weekend. This Lego convention will feature building stations, live stage demonstrations, contests, racetracks and tricks from Lego Master Builder Chris Steininger. Click to go

What: Mozzarella Cheese Making
Where: Staybridge Suites Times Square (340 W 40th Street)
When: Saturday, Feb. 17, 6:30-8:30pm
Why Go: Have fun learning to make this delicious cheese with longtime chef Victor McNulty. No experience is required and all the equipment is provided for you. This event is 21 and over. Click to go


What: A Boozy Brooklyn Tasting Tour
Where: Williamsburg Mini Mall (218 Bedford Avenue)
When: Sunday, Feb. 18, 1:30-4:30pm
Why Go: Spend three hours touring “the best of Brooklyn” and enjoy tastings including hot sauce, chocolate and BBQ. Comfortable walking shoes are a must. Click to go

anna halkidis

anna halkidis

Anna Halkidis is a senior web editor at Long Island Pulse. Feel free to reach out at anna@lipulse.com or on Twitter @annahalkidis.