What’s Happening On The Peninsula From July 27 To August 2


Saturday, July 27

Eric Clapton Music

Godfrey Townsend will perform his Clapton is GOD-frey tribute show at Steppingstone Waterside Theatre at 8 p.m.; free with a park pass; each pass holder can bring two guests; gnparks.org.

Sunday, July 28

Free Parkwood Pool Fun

Parkwood Family Aquatic Center members can enjoy Bring Your Own Float Day from 9:30 to 11 a.m. and Water Jazzercise from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.; gnparks.org.

Concert on the Beach

Kamellott will perform at 1 p.m. at North Hempstead Beach Park, 175 West Shore Rd. in Port Washington; free, but parking fees apply; rain date: Aug. 3; 516-869-6311.

Beer & Wine Festival

The annual Beer & Wine Festival will be held in Steppingstone Park on Sunday, July 28.

Taste and purchase local craft beers and wines; sample from food trucks, including kosher from Shiraz Restaurant; and hear music from The Meade Brothers, Kindred Soul and Terrapin, a Grateful Dead tribute band, from 2 to 9 p.m., with That 70’s Band at 7 p.m. at Steppingstone Park; free with a park pass; two guests per pass holder, additional guests, $10 each; children younger than 13, free.

Monday, July 29

FunDay Monday Health Fair

Learn at the Senior Health, Education and Information Fair and then be entertained by Vincent Rhode Production from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the free program at North Hempstead Beach Park. Enjoy mindfulness coloring, line dancing, Zumba or mah-jongg at 10 a.m., yoga at 11:30 a.m. and tai chi at 12:30 p.m. The farmers market will open at 11 a.m. Free transportation is available at various locations; 516-869-6311.

Jester Jim Performance

Jester Jim will present a children’s show at 7 p.m. in the Village Green; rain location: Parkwood Sports Complex; 516-482-0355.

Outdoor Concert

Copperline will perform a tribute to James Taylor from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Mary Jane Davies Green on Plandome Road in Manhasset; rain location: Manhasset Public Library; 516-869-6311.

Tuesday, July 30

Guests Welcome at REAP

A member will report on ancient Egyptian origin stories at the Retired Energetic Active People program at 9:30 a.m. in the Cumberland School.

Folk Concert

Folk Night in the Garden featuring David Sear and Gathering Time will perform at 7 p.m. at Clark Botanic Garden in Albertson; rain date: Aug. 1; 516-869-6311.

Plaza Summer Concert

The Linda Ronstadt tribute band Blue Bayou will perform at 8 p.m. in Firefighters Park; rain location: Great Neck Social Center, 80 Grace Ave.; 516-482-4500.

Wednesday, July 31

Free Rotary Band Concert

Bring a chair or blanket to the Village Green at 7:30 p.m.; rain location: Parkwood Sports Complex; 516-487-GNPD.

Private Sheryl Crow Concert

Sheryl Crow will perform at a cocktail party, with an elaborate buffet, recognizing Robert S. Boas recipient Cindy Matte for her philanthropic achievements and celebrating UJA’s life-changing work from 6 to 11 p.m. at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts; RSVP to Jodi Faden at 516-762-5852.

Free Parkwood Pool Fun

Parkwood Family Aquatic Center members can enjoy an Adult Night Pool Party from 8 to 10 p.m.; gnparks.org.

Thursday, Aug. 1

General Taxes Due

Pay Town of North Hempstead 2019 General Taxes–second-half bill without a penalty before Monday, Aug. 12, by U.S. Postal Service, at northhempsteadny.gov or at the Great Neck Social Center at 80 Grace Ave. from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Michael J. Tully Park at 1801 Evergreen Ave. in New Hyde Park from 1 to 3 p.m. or at 200 Plandome Rd. in Manhasset on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. or until 7 p.m. on Aug.12; 516-869-6311.

Friday, Aug. 2

Israeli Activist to Speak

Israeli activist Anat Hoffman, executive director of the Israel Religious Action Center and director and founding member of Women of the Wall, will speak at Temple Beth-El of Great Neck, 5 Old Mill Rd., at 6:30 p.m.

Aretha Franklin Music

The Atlantic Years will perform an Aretha Franklin tribute show from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Manorhaven Beach Park, 158 Manorhaven Blvd. in Port Washington; free, but parking fees apply; rain date: Aug. 4; 516-869-6311.

To Friday, Aug. 9

Landscapes: Coastal to Urban, a free fine-art exhibit of paintings, collage and photography that features artists’ personal view of cityscapes, tropical, rural, water and landscapes, will be on display at the Gold Coast Art Center, 113 Middle Neck Rd.; group and individual tours are available, but must be scheduled; 516-829-2570.

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