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THE PARAMOUNT STORY:

Since Opening on September 30th, 2011, The Paramount has become a top live entertainment venue.  Located in Huntington, Long Island, New York, The Paramount – in concert with TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank® – hosts a variety of concerts, comedy, boxing and other special events. Booked by Live Nation and utilizing Ticketmaster ticketing; The Paramount hosts an average of 200 events per year. In 6 years since opening, The Paramount has quickly established itself as the premier live venue on Long Island – the 20th largest U.S. media market (*2.5M HH-Arbitron: Nassau/Suffolk MSA).  Pollstar Magazine ranked The Paramount as the #6 worldwide club venue (*quarterly att. Q1 ‘17). With 80k+ Facebook fans13k+ Twitter followers & 12k Instagram users, the venue was also ranked by Billboard Magazine as the “23rd Hottest Club” in 2014.

Top artists who have taken The Paramount’s stage include: Billy Joel, Ed Sheeran, Rod Stewart, Jeff Beck, Don Henley, Joe Walsh, Steve Miller Band, Judas Priest, Willie Nelson, B.B. King, ZZ Top, Rob Thomas, Steely Dan, John Fogerty, Pitbull, Jewel, Slash, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Michael Bolton, Melissa Etheridge & many, many more Grammy-award winning entertainers.  The Paramount Comedy Series has featured such names as: Sebastian Maniscalco, Kevin James, Kevin Hart, Jim Breuer, Whoopi Goldberg, Joan Rivers, Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller, Steven Wright, Rob Schneider, Weird Al Yankovic & Frank Caliendo…just to name a few.  The Paramount Tribute Series regularly hosts the best tribute bands in the country to sold-out crowds, where fans can relive the sounds of their generation, spanning numerous decades and genres.  In partnership with Joe DeGuardia’s STAR Boxing, The Paramount has hosted multiple nationally televised live bouts as part of our “Rockin’ Fights” Series and is the hometown venue for former WBO Welterweight Champion – Chris Algieri “The Pride of Huntington”.

The Paramount has the versatility to host live events in a standing, hybrid or fully-seated configuration in our 1,573-capacity venue featuring; a large main upper level dance floor, fixed side loge-balcony seating, mezzanine seating and a “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 with private rooms. The Paramount hosts numerous special events including; weddings, sweet 16’s, bar / bat mitzvahs, fundraisers and corporate rentals.

Located adjacent to the venue lobby, The Paramount features a state of the art radio studio inside the facility. In partnership with Connoisseur Media Long Island, “The Studio @ The Paramount” offers the artists who play the room a platform to promote their music to over 1.6 million of CMLI’s weekly radio listeners on any of their five (5) stations; WALK 97.5, K-98.3 FM, The New 103.1 MAX FM, 94-3 The Shark and WHLI 1100/1370.  With street side views, “The Studio @ The Paramount” provides an opportunity for fans to watch their favorite stars being interviewed by local DJ’s up close & personal or performing LIVE on-air.

The Paramount will continue to present the best in live events and offer once-in-a lifetime experiences for our fans and the local community.  The venue donates numerous concert tickets to many local charity groups, hosts annual blood drives and executes regular food drives.  The Paramount strives to provide the best customer service and showcase quality entertainment for Long Islanders. 

The Paramount has been mentioned, recognized or host to the following Local, Regional & National; Television, Radio, Film, Print & Online media outlets:

1010 WINS AM
ABC “The View” – Whoopi Goldberg / Jenny McCarthy
ACES Magazine
Alternative Press
AM New York
Anton News
Associated Press
AXS Live concert special – Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
AXS Live concert special – Trace Adkins
AXS Live concert special – Yellowcard
Back in The Day – 2016 boxing movie / Danny Glover
Billboard Magazine
Brooklyn Vegan
CW “The Next” – Hosted Television Show
Daily News
Digital Journal
Donna Drake “Live it Up”
EPIX – Jim Breuer’s “Coming Home Tour”
ESPN Fight Night
ESPN Radio – Frank Caliendo
ET Week
FOX 5 Good Day New York with Rosanna Scotto
FOX News – Bill O’Reilly / Dennis Miller
FOX News Presidential Town Hall with Gov. John Kasich – Hosted by Greta Van Susteren
FOX WNYW TV Ch. 5
Full Throttle Magazine: Beat Street
FUSE TV – Karmin interview
FUSE TV – Twenty One Pilots interview
Getty Images
Good Times Magazine
HBO Sports – Chris Algieri / Boxing
Howard Stern’s Sirius/XM Satellite Radio Show – Ed Sheeran / Jim Breuer
Huffington Post
Imus in the Morning – Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Jim Breuer & The Loud and Rowdy “Old School” Official Music Video
JVC Radio
K-98.3 FM
Limp Bizkit “Ready To Go – ft. Lil Wayne” Music Video
Long Island Business News
Long Island Pulse Magazine
Long Island Woman
MAX 103.1 FM
Metro NY
Mike & Mike on ESPN – Frank Caliendo
MSG Network – Boxing
MTV – “This is How I Made It” with B.o.B.
Music Choice “Primed” – Kalin & Myles + Mainland
Music Choice “You & A” – Cher Lloyd
NASH FM
Natural Awakenings Magazine
NBC “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” – Kevin Costner / The Roots
NBC Sports – Live Boxing
Newsday
News 12 Long Island with Elisa DiStefano
NY Post
NY Times
Patch
Pollstar Magazine
Rolling Stone Magazine
Showtime’s “SHO-BOX”
Sunday NFL Countdown on ESPN – Frank Caliendo
The Dan Patrick Show – Frank Caliendo
The Long Islander News
The W.T.F. Podcast with Marc Maron
Time Out NY
Times Beacon Record
Verizon FIOS 1 Long Island
VH-1 “Top 20 Countdown” – Hosted Weekly Taped Show
Village Connection
Village Voice
WABC 77 AM
WABC TV Ch. 11
WALK 97.5 FM
WBAB FM 102.3
WBLI  FM 106.1 
WCBS TV Ch. 2
WFAN 66 AM – Boomer & Carton
WHLI 1100/1370 AM
WLNY TV Ch. 55 / 10
WNBC TV Ch. 4 – Greg Cergol, New York Live / Andrew Dice Clay
WOR 710 AM
WPIX TV Ch. 11 – Scott Stanford
WWSK 94.3  FM
Yahoo