Busy lineup of bands playing at county parks

August is just around the corner but there’s still time to enjoy music at a Suffolk County beach.

All throughout the month of August, Suffolk County Parks beaches of Cupsogue, Meschutt and Smith Point have wonderful music lined up almost every night featuring 50 local bands.

Here are some of the bands that will be playing in August:

That 70’s Band – Dance/Disco/Funk Band will be playing at Cupsogue Beach on August 3rd, 10th, and 17th and at Smith Point on 6th and 24th. This lively group will have you up and dancing in no time.

20 Highview – R&B and Funk band that plays music from the 60s to today. This band has been around since 2006 and you can find them at Smith Point on August 4th.

Bobby Nathan Band – A popular new band that does covers of modern hits from popular artists such as DNCE, Sublime, David Bowie, Prince, Stevie Wonder, Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, Temptations, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Stevie Ray, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton & Bob Marley. You can find them play at Cupsogue August 4th and Meschutt August 11th & 25th.

KJ Acoustics – KJ Acoustics offers a unique blend of Classic & Today’s Rock, Soul, R&B, Country and Today’s Top 40 music from a Vast Artist Library. Find them at Cupsogue on August 5th & 29th and Smith Point on August 27th.

Decadia – If you are looking for a Rock and Roll band Decadia is perfect. They are a hit band and they will be at Smith Point August 2nd & 16th and Cupsogue on August 6th & 20th.

Mean Machine – A four-man band that has funk to soul, hard rock to hip hop, line dance to slam dance & everything in between. They are best described as explosive, high energy; alive and exciting as they deliver an audience interactive live performance second to none. With big guitars, hard-hitting drums, and boundless energy they create a true concert & party vibe in any venue, big or small. You can find them August 5th at Smith Point and August 13th at Cupsogue.

Souled Out – Long Island’s Exclusive high energy dance band playing a dynamic mix of current radio hits and classic dance favorites! You can find this hit band playing at Meschutt on August 6th, 20th and 26th and at Cupsogue on August 18th.

Goodheart – Goodheart is a cover and original power duo with Clem Goodheart on guitar and vocals featuring Johnny Mandelino on drums. You can find them at Meschutt on August 12th and Cupsogue on August 27th.

New Life Crisis – New Life Crisis features Paul Mahos – Vox, Acoustic Guitar, Jeff Allegue – Lead guitar, Bass guitar, John Sawicki – Electronic Drums, sequences, dance grooves and Rob Woebber (you name it, he does it). Their shows in the tri-state area have become legendary. New Life Crisis will be at Meschutt on August 3rd, 10th, 17th, 29th, and 31st and Smith Point on August 9th and 12th.

Project Vibe – The Long Island Reggae group will be found at Meschutt on August 5th, 14th and 28th.

JD Leonard and Friends – JD Leonard is an American singer/songwriter and recording artist. His crafty, genre leaping writing style has landed him high profile music associations with members of the New York and Nashville musical elite. Catch them every Wednesday at Cupsogue Beach.

The Fugitives –  The fugitives are a modern folk group with big streaks of storytelling and harmony. Catch them at Cupsogue on August 8th and 22nd.

Terri Hines Band – Terri Hines and her band perform high energy Motown and Rock and more. Her and her exciting band will be at Cupsogue on August 12th, 19th, and 26th.

NiteWork –  NiteWork is a 9-piece band covering the greatest classic and current pop, rock R&B & funk hits from the 60’s & 70’s on up. You can catch some of their tunes at Meschutt on August 4th, 13th, 18th and 27th.

Jan Hanna Band – Come and feel the love from this band with Jan Hanna- vocals, guitar; Lindsay Reeve – vocals, harmonica, squeezeboxes, percussion, etc.; Jim McGrath – vocals, bass; Glen Brewster – drums; and either Jim Nanos or Bosco Michael – Vocals, lead guitar. They will be playing Meschutt Beach on August 7th, 13th, 21st and 27th.


Here are the addresses to our venues:

Smith Point Beach

Smith Point County Park

William Floyd Pkwy

Shirley, NY 11967


Meschutt Beach

1 Canal Rd

Hampton Bays, NY 11946


Cupsogue Beach

906 Dune Rd

Westhampton Beach, NY 11978

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