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FREE Summer Concerts at the Smith Haven Mall, Long Island, New York

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The Smith Haven Mall in Lake Grove, Long Island, New York is bringing back music under the stars with its summer concert series, sponsored by Texting Awareness. The FREE musical performances start on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. and will continue each week. The series is open to the public and all the concerts will take place in the mall's Lifestyle Village. Please note that there will be limited seating on benches and planters within the area, so you're encouraged to bring your own chairs if you'd like to sit back and listen to the music.

In addition, there will be special food sampling offered by some of the malls restaurants and other eateries, and the selection will be different every week.

For more information about the Smith Haven Mall Summer Concert Series, please visit the mall's Facebook page at www.facebook.com/SmithHavenMall or call them at (631) 724-8066.

The Smith Haven Mall is located at Routes 347 and 25 in Lake Grove, in Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. The mall features a Sears, JC Penney and Macy's as well as over 130 specialty stores. Their LIfestyle Center is an outdoor, plaza-style shopping environment, with a courtyard of specialty retailers and eaters like the Cheesecake Factory, California PIzza Kitchen, Barnes & Noble and Dick's Sporting Goods.

Note: this article will be updated every year, usually a few weeks before the first concert starts. Here are the listings for summer 2013.

TO find out about more cost-free summer concerts that are open to the public throughout all of Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island, New York, please visit FREE Summer Concerts on Long Island.

To find other spots to shop, please read Shopping in Suffolk County.

1. Thursday, July 11, 2013

The free concert, open to the public, starts at 6:30 p.m. in the mall's Lifestyle Village. Songs in the Attic - a Billy Joel cover band. A musical tribute conceived and presented by Long Island singer and piano player David Clark and his band.

2. Thursday, July 18, 2013

The free concert, open to the public, begins at 6:30 p.m., in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village. Killer Joe and the Lido Soul Review. "Killer Joe" Ferraro and the Lido Soul Review will cover the sounds of Motown, rhythm and blues, old time rock and roll, blues and soul.

3. Thursday, July 25, 2013

The free concert is open to the public and it starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village. Fleetwood Macked This cover band pays tribute to the many hit songs of Fleetwood Mac, including favorites like Rhiannon, Go Your Own Way, Don't Stop (Thinking About Tomorrow), You Make Loving Fun, Dreams and more.

4. Thursday, August 15, 2013

The free concert is open to the public and it starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village.

Desert Highway (The Eagles tribute band)

5. Thursday, August 22, 2013

The free concert is open to the public and it starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village.

Empty Sky (Elton John tribute band)

6. Thursday, August 29, 2013

The free concert is open to the public and it starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village.

Fleetwood Macked (Fleetwood Mac tribute band)

7. Thursday, September 5, 2013

The free concert is open to the public and it starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village.

Songs in the Attic (Billy Joel tribute band)

8. Thursday, September 12, 2013

The free concert is open to the public and it starts at 6:30 p.m. in the Smith Haven Mall's Lifestyle Village.

Liverpool Shuffle (Beatles tribute)

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