Mangano Announces Free, Family-Friendly International Music Nights

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that the County Parks’ International Music Nights Concert Series will kick off this year on Sunday, June 2nd at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre in Eisenhower Park.  The International Music Nights Concert Series provides residents an opportunity to experience the broad range of cultures that Nassau County has to offer.

“The International Music Nights Concert Series is a great Nassau County tradition with twenty dedicated to music and culture that honor a range of ethnic groups,” said County Executive Mangano.  “Come enjoy the park, music and culture all summer long.”

The International Music Nights Summer Concert Series is presented by the Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation and Museums in recognition of Nassau County’s unique ethnic diversity.  Through a sponsorship from Canon USA Inc., the International Music Nights are presented at the Lakeside Theatre, free of charge. 

The summer concert schedule is as follows:

Sunday, June 2nd          Indian American Night                       Friday, July 12th              Polish American Night

Sunday, June 9th          Israeli American Night                         Sunday, July 14th            Latino American Night

Sunday, June 16th        Armenian American Night                   Sunday, July 21st            Punjabi American Night

Sunday, June 23rd        Ukrainian American Night                   Sunday, August 4th      Chinese American Night

Monday, June 24th       Italian American Night                         Monday, August 5th     Irish American Night

Thursday, June 27th     Russian American Night                      Sunday, August 11th    Pacoli Night

Friday, June 28th          Greek American Night                         Monday, August 12th   Scandinavian American Night

Sunday, June 30th           African American Night                      Friday, August 16th      Korean American Night

Sunday, July 7th           South Asian American Night               Sunday, August 18th    Bangladeshi American Night

Monday, July 8th          German American Night                     Sunday, August 25th    Pakistani American Night

The Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre is an outdoor theatre that hosts a full schedule of entertainment events during the summer, from concerts to movies and is located near parking fields 6 and 6A in Eisenhower Park.  There is no formal seating, so concertgoers are urged to bring folding chairs.  Special accommodations are also available for disabled patrons, including reserved parking, easily accessible restrooms, and a convenient reserved location on the hill.  All shows begin at 7:30 p.m. and if doubtful weather conditions arise, call (516) 572-0355 after 7:00 p.m. for updated performance information.

Eisenhower Park is located in East Meadow with entrances on Hempstead Turnpike at East Meadow Avenue and at the intersection of Stewart and Merrick Avenues.  For additional information, call the Public Information Office at 516-572-0200 weekdays during business hours, the recorded Special Events Line at 516-572-0223 or visit the website at:  www.nassaucountyny.gov/parks.

 

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