Mark your calendars!

Upcoming summer events


Islip Arts Council presents Swingtime Big Band at Long Island Maritime Museum, July 17 (rain date July 18). Join Long Island’s premier swing band when they present their All-American program, which will feature classic songs from stage and screen. The 20-piece ensemble will recreate the sounds of Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Harry James and more.


Town of Islip Drive-in Movie schedule (gates open at 6:30 p.m.)


June 21-“The Princess Bride,” Byron Lake Park, 8:30 p.m.

June 28- “The Sandlot,” Casamento Park, 8:30 p.m.

July 6- “Nim’s Island,” Gull Haven Golf Course, 8:30 p.m.

July 12- “Zathura: A Space Adventure,” Byron Lake Park, 8:30 p.m.

July 19- “Big Hero 6,” Holbrook Country Club, 8:30 p.m.

July 26- “The Lego Batman Movie,” Casamento Park, 8:15 p.m.

August 2- “How to Train Your Dragon,” Gull Haven Golf Course 8:15 p.m.

August 9- “Nanny McPhee,” Byron Lake Park, 8:00 p.m.

August 16- “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse,” Holbrook Country Club, 8:00 p.m.

August 26- “Percy Jackson: The Lightning Thief,” Gull Haven Golf Course, 7:45 p.m.

Nashville Thursdays in Bay Shore: Every Thursday until the end of summer, come enjoy live music at local bars and restaurants between 6 and 8 p.m. Participating venues include Fire Island Vines, Local Burger Co., Napper Tandy’s, The Penny Pub, T.J. Finley’s and Rock City Dogs

Maggie Fischer Memorial Great South Bay Swim, July 9: This annual swim begins at the Fire Island Lighthouse and finishes at Gilbert Park in Brightwaters. More information can be found at

Studio Theatre at BayWay Arts Center summer shows: Live theater is back this summer with some great shows playing at BayWay. All tickets can be purchased at

“Catch Me If You Can,” July 9-25

Concert Series: Kenny and the Jets, July 14

“Noises Off,” Aug. 6-22


No comments on this item Please log in to comment by clicking here