The Weekender: 9 things to do in Long Island this weekend
RESCUE FAMILIES HALLOWEEN BINGO COSTUME PARTY
Rescuing Families is a non-profit organization that repairs and renovates homes for the disabled or disadvantaged. There will be 40 raffle baskets ranging in value from $50 to $500 and five bingo games with prizes ranging from $100 to $500. The ticket price includes beer, wine, food, dessert, drinks and a free bingo card. VFW Post 2718, 68 Lincoln Rd, Franklin Place, rescuingfamilys.org/about $30. 7 p.m. on October 28.
FEAR FOR YOUR LIFE
This independent horror film festival returns from the dead for its sixth year. Cinema Arts Center, 423 Park Ave., Huntington, cinemaartscentre.org $12 to $17. 7 p.m. on October 28.
THE BLUES PROJECT
Arguably the greatest relatively unsung American rock band of the 60s, this group was one of the first, and remains one of the best, creative bands. Suffolk Theatre, 118 East Main Street, Riverhead, suffolktheater.com $53 to $63. 8 p.m. on October 28.
NYCB Theater at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, theatreatwestbury.com $53 to $152. 8 p.m. on October 28.
This Jamaican reggae singer is back for the first time since 2019. NYCB Theater at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, theatreatwestbury.com $141 to $320. 8 p.m. on October 29.
Martik Gharakhanian is an Armenian singer, songwriter, arranger and guitarist from Iran, living in the United States. Space at the Westbury Theatre, 250 Post Ave., Westbury. thespaceatwestbury.com $75-$175. 9 p.m. Oct. 29.
The american idol the season two winner plays Luther Vandross. NYCB Theater at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, theatreatwestbury.com $53 to $118.50. 7 p.m. on October 30.
Drawing inspiration from music from around the world – crossing genres from classical, jazz and old-school pop – this “little symphony” features a dozen musicians with songs in 25 languages. Patchogue Theater for the Performing Arts, 71 East Main St., Patchogue, patchoguetheatre.org $69 to $99. 7 p.m. on October 30.
This Grammy Award-winning guitarist, singer and Carle Place native was inducted into the Long Island Music Hall of Fame; he was voted 10th greatest guitarist by guitar world magazine, and sold over 15 million records. The Inviolate Tour 2022. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $41.74 – $1,813.25. 8 p.m. on October 30.