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Exclusively for Our Members: AARP Summer Series

Drama, comedy and music together

Gateway Playhouse

AARP members will receive a 25% discount to the shows listed below. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 631-286-1133 and mention the AARP Discount Code.

More information online. Visit us at the AARP table to learn more about AARP in your community.

Spamalot
Wed., July 13, 8 p.m.
Tues., July 19, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Patchogue

Sunset Boulevard
Wed., Aug. 3, 8 p.m.
Tues., Aug. 8, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Bellport

Sweeney Todd
Wednesday, Aug. 24, 8 p.m.
Tues., Aug. 30, 2011, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Bellport

Gateway Playhouse in Bellport, 215 South Country Road, Bellport, NY
Gateway Playhouse in Patchogue, 71 East Main St. (Montauk Hwy / Rte 27A), Patchogue Village, NY

“The Sage Colleges Date Night Series”

Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC)

Start your weekend early with an evening of music, complimentary imported food, and world-class wine tastings, and receive a 20% discount on up to two amphitheatre seats to these performances:  

Thurs., Aug. 11, at 8 p.m.
The Philadelphia Orchestra:  FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE
Giancarlo Guerrero Conductor      
Gabriela Montero Piano
RACHMANINOFF Piano Concerto No. 2      
PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 5

To purchase tickets at the discounted rate, present your AARP card at SPAC’s Box Office.   

SPAC is located at 108 Avenue of The Pines, Saratoga Springs, NY.

Come on out and see The Cats at “The Joe”

Tri-City ValleyCats

Receive discounted tickets in premium and reserved sections to these games:

  • Sun., July 17 - ValleyCats vs. Staten Island Yankees at 5 p.m.        
  • Fri., Aug. 12 - ValleyCats vs. Hudson Valley Renegades  at 7 p.m.               

To order tickets, call 518-629-2287, visit tcvalleycats.com, or go to the box office and mention promo code, AARP.  (The promotion ends one week prior to each game.)

Joseph L. Bruno Stadium is located at 80 Vandenburg Avenue, Troy, NY.

Let AARP take you out to the ballgame

New York Mets

AARP members will receive a discount on tickets to the following NY Mets games at Citi Field:

  • Thurs., July 21 - Mets vs. Cardinals at 12:10 p.m.
  • Fri., Aug. 5 - Mets vs. Braves at 7:10 p.m.
  • Thurs., Aug. 10 - Mets vs. Padres at 7:10 p.m.

For tickets, go to www.mets.com/aarp or call 718-559-3043.

At the game, visit the AARP information table, meet our volunteers and staff, and find out what AARP is doing in your community to help you live life to the fullest.

Join AARP for a summer of tastings

A Taste of Long Island Vineyards

This summer, AARP members will receive discounts on tastings at 13 vineyards
located in Long Island’s wine region.

Go to www.liwines.com for directions; click on “events” for more information on AARP discounts at each vineyard. Or, call 631-722-2220. To use your discount, visit one of the vineyards listed below and show your AARP card and photo ID.

  • Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard Baiting Hollow
  • Castello di Borghese Cutchogue
  • Clovis Point Jamesport
  • Comtesse Therese Winery and Bistro Aquebogue
  • Jason’s Vineyard Jamesport
  • Laurel Lake Vineyards Laurel
  • Macari Vineyards & Winery Mattituck
  • Martha Clara Vineyards Riverhead
  • Osprey’s Dominion Peconic
  • Palmer Vineyards Riverhead
  • Peconic Bay Winery Cutchogue
  • Pellegrini Vineyards Cutchogue
  • Sherwood House Vineyards Jamesport

Laugh along with us at the Long Island Comedy festival

AARP members receive a 20% discount on tickets to the 6th Annual Long Island Comedy Festival on the dates below. Purchase tickets at (631) 928-9100 and ask for the AARP discount or visit www.LIComedy.com, click on “Schedule” and use discount code AARP.

At the show, visit the AARP information table, meet our volunteers and staff, and find out what AARP is doing in your community to help you live your life to the fullest.

  • Fri., Aug. 19 at 8 p.m.
  • Sat., Aug. 20 at 8 p.m.
  • Fri., Aug. 26 at 8 p.m.
  • Sat., Aug. 27 at 8 p.m.

The Long Island Comedy Festival features top comedians direct from Long Island, NYC and beyond.

Discounted performances for AARP members at Theatre Three, 412 Main Street,
Port Jefferson, NY 11777

Travel to southern Spain in just an afternoon

The New York Botanical Garden

Spanish Paradise: Gardens of the Alhambra AARP members receive 20% off entrance fees all summer long with their AARP card.

To purchase tickets online go to nybg.org/visit/tickets and use online ticket code 78301 or purchase on Grounds by showing your AARP card.

Your “All-Garden Pass” allows you to stroll through the gardens, enjoy flamenco each weekend and experience the food and culture of southern Spain.

Spanish Paradise features include:

  • “Flamenco Among the Flowers” - Every Sat. & Sun. at 1, 2 & 3 p.m.
  • My Lorca Poetry Series - July 16, Aug. 20, 4 p.m.
  • The Food and Culture of the Alhambra - Aug. 21, 4 p.m.
  • Home Gardening Demonstrations - July 23 & 24, Aug. 20 & 21, at 1:30 p.m.

The New York Botanical Garden is located at 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY
(20 minutes from Grand Central on Metro-North), 718-817-8700

Drama, comedy and music together

Gateway Playhouse

AARP members will receive a 25% discount to the shows listed below. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 631-286-1133 and mention the AARP Discount Code.

For more information, go to Gateway Playhouse. Visit us at the AARP table to learn more about AARP in your community.

Legally Blonde
Wednesday, June 22, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, June 28, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Bellport

Spamalot
Wednesday, July 13, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, July 19, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Patchogue

Sunset Boulevard
Wednesday, August 3, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, August 8, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Bellport

Sweeney Todd
Wednesday, August 24, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 8 p.m.
Gateway Playhouse in Bellport

Gateway Playhouse in Bellport, 215 South Country Road, Bellport, NY
Gateway Playhouse in Patchogue, 71 East Main St. (Montauk Hwy / Rte 27A), Patchogue Village, NY

Mama, I Want to Sing

AARP members can see the Vy Higginsen production of Mama, I Want to Sing, on Saturday, June 25 at 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 9 at 4:30 p.m.at a special price for AARP members of $22 (tickets are originally $30) and also take part in a private reception with the star after the show!

Mama, I Want to Sing is the story of a young woman's quest to discover and express her inner talent while respecting her family traditions. It is the groundbreaking gospel production that changed the course of theatrical musicals when it first debuted in 1983. To purchase tickets, call the Box Office at 212-280-1045.

Mama I Want to Sing is playing at the Dempsey Theatre, 127 W. 127th St (between Lenox and 7th Avenue), New York, NY

Laugh along with us at the Long Island Comedy festival

AARP members receive a 20% discount on tickets to the 6th Annual Long Island Comedy Festival on the dates below. Purchase tickets at 631-928-9100 and ask for the AARP discount or visit Long Island Comedy Festival, click on “Schedule” and use discount code AARP.

At the show, visit the AARP information table, meet our volunteers and staff, and find out what AARP is doing in your community to help you live your life to the fullest.

Friday, July 1 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, July 2 at 8 p.m.
Friday, August 19 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, August 20 at 8 p.m.
Friday, August 26 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, August 27 at 8 p.m.

The Long Island Comedy Festival features top comedians direct from Long Island, NYC and beyond!

Special AARP performances at Theatre Three, 412 Main Street, Port Jefferson, NY 11777

Get a first-hand look at history

Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum

AARP members receive one-third off admission to the museum on Thursday, July 7 and Saturday, July 9.

Call 646-381-5010 or visit Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum.

The Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum is located at West 46th Street and 12th Avenue, New York, NY.

Travel to southern Spain in just an afternoon

The New York Botanical Garden – Spanish Paradise: Gardens of the Alhambra

AARP members receive 20% off entrance fees all summer long with their AARP card.

Purchase tickets online using online ticket code 78301, or purchase on Grounds by showing your AARP card.

Your “All-Garden Pass” allows you to stroll through the gardens, enjoy flamenco each weekend and experience the food and culture of southern Spain.

Spanish Paradise features include:

  • “Flamenco Among the Flowers” - Every Saturday & Sunday at 1, 2 & 3 p.m.
  • My Lorca Poetry Series - June 11, July 16, August 20, 4 p.m.
  • The Food and Culture of the Alhambra - June 12, July 10, August 21, 4 p.m.
  • Home Gardening Demonstrations - June 18 & 19, July 23 & 24, August 20 & 21, at 1:30 p.m.

The New York Botanical Garden is located at 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx, NY (20 minutes from Grand Central on Metro-North), 718-817-8700.

 

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