OPEN HOUSE AT NYCB LIVE, NASSAU VETERANS MEMORIAL COLISEUM, TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY, APRIL 8Mar 28, 2017
NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Presented By New York Community Bank, will host an Open House on Saturday, April 8 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., to provide the public with an opportunity to see the newly renovated venue.
During the event, visitors can participate in family friendly activities throughout the concourse, including face painting, games, contests, and a photo booth. Long Island’s only classic rock radio station 102.3 WBAB and Top 40 station 106.1 BLI will play music during the event.
Guests can also take part in Hospital for Special Surgery’s Performance Challenge, in which fans will receive a pedometer to track their steps during the event. Guests who walk 5,000 steps will walk away with an ice pack and drawstring backpack, and the chance to win four tickets to see the Harlem Globetrotters on April 14. HSS is the official hospital of the Long Island Nets and presenting sponsor of the venue’s health and wellness initiatives.
Additionally, all visitors will be able to sample food and non-alcoholic beverages from the venue’s new Long Island Taste program, overseen by Levy Restaurants. The program will feature famous local flavors ranging from new and buzz-worthy restaurants, to traditional institutions that are synonymous with Long Island.
The Coliseum, which underwent a $165 million renovation, was designed by SHoP Architects, the designer of the acclaimed Barclays Center, and the award-winning architecture firm Gensler.
Highlights of the many changes to the 416,000 square-foot arena will be available for guests to see.