2018 Steppingstone Waterside Theatre

For over 40 years, Steppingstone Waterside Theatre has been a major part of the Great Neck Park District summer scene. This summer features an incredible line-up of  performers including Blues Traveler, led by the singer/harmonica aficionado, John Popper, the very talented Taylor Dayne, who had 18 top hits including the No. 1 Billboard hit "Love Will Lead You Back"  and a special Thursday evening concert performed by Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, who made their national debut on the Today Show.  Sepideh returns for our annual Persian show, held at North Hempstead Beach Park on Sunday, August 5 at 7 p.m. You may want to clear your summer calendar because every concert is a winner!

ALL CONCERTS BEGIN AT 8 P.M. UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED. All performances in Steppingstone Park are free for Park District residents with a valid park card. Each park card holder is permitted to bring two (2) guests per park card at no extra charge.

Saturday, August 18


Country music band from Long Island playing all the hits from today’s top artists.

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Sunday, August 19 @ 4 p.m.

Blues Traveler @ 7 p.m.

Event begins at 4 p.m. with lawn games, family fun, beer for purchase and more. The legendary Blues Traveler band, lead by singer/harmonica player John Popper, takes the stage at 7 p.m. for a night you will remember.

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Blues Traveler

Saturday, August 25

Folk Fest CSN/Dave Sear

Our Annual Folkfest returns with host Dave Sear opening for the Crosby, Stills and Nash tribute band, CSN Songs. You will hear all Dave’s folk songs along with the top hits from the legendary band that played at Woodstock.

Saturday, September 1


Labor Day Weekend kicks off with the music of the Eagles. Don Henley and Glen Frey wrote countless hits that you will hear Eaglemania perform.

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Sunday, September 2

Neil Berg's "100 Years of Broadway"

Neil Berg continues the tradition of closing the Steppingstone season with his homage to the hits of Broadway. He brings a talented group of singers and musicians to perform selections from the most beloved Broadway shows.

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Neil Berg