Black History Month events on LI

The DrUUmatics with John Ward, far right, plays

(Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan)

Celebrate the achievements of African Americans throughout history this February by taking part in events all around Long Island.

  • 39 Steps Union Square Theater | New York
    Weekly: Sun. 3 p.m.; Mon. 7 p.m.; Wed. 2 p.m., 8 p.m.; Thu. 8 p.m.;... Patrick Barlow's comic adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's 1935 spy thriller film and John Buchan's 1915 ...

  • The RISE

    RISE of the Jack O'Lanterns Old Westbury Gardens | Old Westbury
    Sun. 10/23 6:45-10 p.m.; Thu. 10/27 6:30-10 p.m.; Fri. 10/28 7-10:30... Over 5,000 hand-carved and illuminated Jack-o'-lanterns light up the night, features the work of dozens ...

  • The King and I Lincoln Center Theater: Vivian Beaumont Theater | New York
    Weekly: Sun.Tue.Wed.Thu.Fri.Sat. Musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, based on the book "Anna and the ...

  • Fiddler on the Roof Broadway Theatre | New York
    Weekly: Sun. 3 p.m.; Tue. 7 p.m.; Wed. 2 p.m., 8 p.m.; Thu. 7 p.m.;... Musical by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joseph Stein, set in Tsarist Russia in 1905 ...

  • Pumpkin Patch Festival Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Levittown | Levittown
    Weekly: Sun. Noon-7 p.m.; Mon. Noon-7 p.m.; Tue. Noon-7 p.m.; Wed.... Pumpkin picking, storytelling, face-painting, entertainment and food ...

  • Long Island Reptile Expo Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood-Grant Campus | Brentwood
    Sun. 10/23 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    More than 150 vendors, pet reptiles, amphibians and arachnids, supplies on display and for sale ...

  • Animated Children's Story featuring Otto the Ghost Hicks Nurseries | Westbury
    Daily: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.Through Tue. 11/1. Animated story for children titled, "Otto and the Pet Parade," please bring non-perishable food items ...

  • Fall Festival Hicks Nurseries | Westbury
    Daily: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.Through Sun. 10/30. Hayrides (until 4 p.m.), live animals, pumpkins and the animated story display; roasted corn, popcorn ...

  • McVey 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run McVey Elementary School | East Meadow
    Sun. 10/23 8:30 a.m.
    Registration pick up 7:30 a.m., 1 mile Fun Run starts 8:30 a.m., 5K 9:15 a.m., ...

  • Camille's Social Dance Massapequa Elks Lodge | Massapequa
    Sun. 10/23 7-11 p.m.; Sun. 10/30 7-11 p.m.; Sun. 11/6 7-11 p.m.; Sun.... Singles dance, DJ, snacks, door prizes ...

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