You spend all week thinking about what to do over the weekend; shopping, dining, where to take the kids, where to go without the kids…If you are sticking around this President’s Day weekend, here are a few ideas to keep you busy:

Harlem Globetrotters

When: Sun. 2/19 1 p.m., 5 p.m..
Where:Nassau Coliseum- 1255 Hempstead Tpke, Uniondale, NY 11553  Price: $22.50- $182.50. For more information, visit:

Bridal Expo

When: Sat. 2/18 1-5 p.m..
Where:Martha Clara Vineyards – 6025 Sound Ave, Riverhead, NY 11901-5612 Price: $10 advance, $15 at door- Tickets include glass of wine and are subject to availability. For more information, visit:

mardi gras Mardi Gras Gala

When: Sun. 2/19 11 a.m.-4 p.m..
Where: Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park, 1395 Planting Fields Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771 Price: $5 donation. Featuring children’s performances, horse and carriage rides, carnival games, funny photos, environmental displays, and giveaways.

 tilles centerFiddler on the Roof

When: Sun. 2/19 2 p.m., 7 p.m..
Where:LIU Tilles Center, Route 25A, Brookville, NY 11548 Price:$47-$77  -Musical by Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick and Joseph Stein, set in Tsarist Russia in 1905, based on stories by Sholem Aleichem, 2 and 7 p.m. Feb. 19  For more information visit: