Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York St. Patrick’s Day may be two weeks away, but Irish eyes will be smiling all month long during parades and other events before and after the March 17 holiday, which falls on a Sunday this year.Here are the latest in the ever-growing list of Paddy’s Day festivities across Long Island this month.PARADESMarch 31 p.m., The Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk, & Queens – 63rd Annual Saint Patrick’s Parade. http://irishamericansoc.com/site/March 912 p.m., Westhampton Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2013. Main Street. www.whbstpats.com/12 p.m., 5th Annual Am O’ Gansett St. Particks Day Parade. www.amagansettchamber.org/upcoming-events/2 p.m., The Annual Bay Shore/Brightwaters St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Saxon Avenue and travels west on Main Street to St. Patrick’s Church. www.stpatricksparadebsbw.com/March 1011:30 a.m., The 21st Annual Bayport-Blue Point St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Snedecor Avenue in Bayport, and runs along Montauk Highway, ending at Blue PointAvenue in Blue Point.2 p.m., The 79th Annual Huntington St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts at the Huntington Train Station along New York Avenue, to west Main Street, and ending atSaint Patrick’s Church. http://huntingtonhibernian.com/St.phpMarch 161 p.m., St. James St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Lake Avenue from Woodlawn to Railroad Avenue.March 1711:30 a.m., Montauk’s 51st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts on Edgemere Road and ends on Main Street12 p.m., The 63rd Annual Miller Place-Rocky Point St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts on Harrison Avenue in Miller Place and ending at Broadway in RockyPoint.12:30 p.m., The 18th Annual Patchogue St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Starts on Route 112 Main Street and ends on West Avenue.1 p.m., The 25th Annual Glen Cove St. Patrick’s Day Parade.March 2312 p.m., Rockville Centre 17th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.OTHER EVENTSMarch 67:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Celtic Celebration Concert. Montauk Library 742 Montauk Highway, Montauk.March 86:30 p.m., Irish Rock concert at Mulcahy’s of Wantagh, 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh. www.muls.com/wantagh/?events=st-patricks-week7:30 p.m., Irish History through Music. Huntington Library, 338 Main St. Huntington. http://thehuntingtonlibrary.org/8 p.m., The Saw Doctors. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave, Huntington. www.paramountny.com/shows/March 912-5 p.m., St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage.8 p.m., BLACK 47. Boulton Center, 37 West Main St. Bay Shore. http://boultoncenter.org/CalendarItem.aspx?eventId=705March 1011 a.m.-5 p.m., Irish Experience Festival, Physical Education Building Hofstra University, Hempstead.March 12:4:30 p.m., Decorate A House For St. Patrick’s Day Children’s Workshop. 100 Jericho Turnpike Westbury.March 166 p.m., St. Patrick’s Day Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, Polish Hall 214 Marcy Avenue Riverhead.8 p.m., Celtic Nights. Staller Center, Nicolls Road, Stony Brook. http://stallercenter.com/1213/season.html#celtic-nights8 p.m., St. Patty’s Weekend Irish Comedy Showcase, The Paramount, 370 New York Ave, Huntington. www.paramountny.com/shows/March 16 & 17: St. Paddy’s Shenanigans. McFadden’s, 210 Merrick Road, Rockville Centre www.mcfaddensrvc.com/events-details.php?id=2189St Patrick’s Day Celebration. Napper Tandy’s Irish Pub, 15 East Main Street, Smithtown. www.nappertandysirishpub.com/smithtown/smithtown.htmlMarch 1712:30 p.m., Lepre-Con 2013. The Nutty Irishman, 323 Main Street, Farmingdale and 60 E. Main St. Bay Shore, www.leprecon.com/4 p.m. The Celtic Tenors, Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center. 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach,March 233 p.m. & 8 p.m., Celtic Woman. The Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville. www.tillescenter.org/event.cfm?id=830
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has signed a new five-year contract with the Premier League champions.Kompany, 28, joins Aleksandar Kolarov, David Silva and Samir Nasriin committing his future to the club this summer.The Belgium international said: “When I arrived in 2008, I could never have dreamed that we could achieve what we have over the last six years.”But this is just the start of the journey.”More to follow.