Cheech & Chong scheduled for October 24 is cancelled

The Paramount Comedy Series Presents: Cheech & Chong scheduled for October 24 is cancelled

Huntington, N.Y. (Friday, July 31, 2015):  The Paramount in Huntington, Long Island, New York announces that “The Paramount Comedy Series Presents: Cheech & Chong” scheduled for Saturday, October 24, 2015 – is officially cancelled.  Refunds on all tickets are now available at points of purchase (Ticketmaster or The Paramount Box Office).  For additional questions or concerns, please contact The Paramount at 631-673-7300.

About The Paramount:
Opened September 30, 2011, this live entertainment venue located in Huntington, Long Island, New York features; concerts, comedy, boxing and other special events. Booked by Live Nation with Ticketmaster ticketing, The Paramount hosts an average of 200 events per year. With over 55,000 Facebook fans, The Paramount clocked in at #12 worldwide in Pollstar Magazine’s list of best Club Venues for 2014 ticket sales.  The venue was also ranked by Billboard Magazine as the “23rd Hottest Club” in 2014. In just over three years since opening, The Paramount quickly established itself as the premier venue on Long Island – the 20th largest media market in the U.S., with nearly 2.5 million households* (*Arbitron: Nassau / Suffolk MSA).  Top artists who have taken the Paramount’s stage include: Billy Joel, Ed Sheeran, Pitbull, Don Henley, Joe Walsh, Steve Miller Band, Willie Nelson, B.B. King, ZZ Top, Weezer, Matchbox 20, Jewel, The Monkees, Steely Dan, John Fogerty, Slash, Limp Bizkit and many, many more Grammy-award winning entertainers.  The Paramount has the versatility to set up events in a standing, hybrid or fully-seated configuration in our upper level 1,573-capacity venue featuring; a large main dance floor, fixed side-loge balcony seating, mezzanine seating and “Skybar”.  The venue’s ambiance and intimacy have amazed bands, their fans and guests alike – especially the lower level 450-capacity V.I.P. Founder’s Room – styled as a 1920’s speakeasy. The Paramount hosts numerous special events including; weddings, sweet 16’s, bar/bat mitzvahs, fundraisers and corporate rentals.

The Paramount Comedy Series has featured such names as: Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller, Jim Breuer, Whoopi Goldberg, Jon Lovitz, Joan Rivers and Rob Schneider…to name just a few.  In partnership with STAR Boxing, The Paramount has hosted nationally televised live bouts on ESPN, Showtime’s “SHO-BOX” and NBC Sports as well as regionally on MSG Network; and is the hometown venue for WBO Welterweight Champion – Chris Algieri, “The Pride of Huntington”.  The Paramount has been mentioned on national television programs such as: ESPN’s Mike & Mike and Sunday NFL Countdown; ABC’s “The View”; NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” and The Dan Patrick Show; FOX News and “Imus in the Morning,”; as well as on Howard Stern’s Sirius / XM Satellite Radio Show.  The Paramount has hosted nationally televised music programs such as; VH-1’s “Top 20 Countdown”, CW’s “The Next”, AXS Live concert specials with: Yellowcard, Trace Adkins and Pat Benatar / Neil Giraldo, Music Choice’s “You & A” with Cher Lloyd; MTV’s “This is How I Made It” with B.o.B., Jim Breuer’s “Coming Home Tour” on EPIX, as well as FUSE TV interviews with Karmin and Twenty One Pilots.  The Paramount has been reviewed and its events covered in countless websites & print publications – most notably; Newsday, N.Y. Times, N.Y. Post, Daily News, Rolling Stone, Billboard and Pollstar.  The Paramount will continue to present sold-out shows featuring the best in live entertainment for Long Islanders.