Activities around Super Bowl LVI begin Sunday hours before the 6:30 p.m. kickoff of the game between the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals.
Super Bowl 5k kicks off at 9:00 a.m. at Dix Hills Park, with a prize to the runner with a the closest finish time to the final score of the teams.
Deli workers will be busy starting first thing Sunday morning, arranging orders for pickup or delivery.
Social media has been filled in recent days with restaurants offering their game-viewing packages and catering, all-day specials on pitchers of beer, the Instant Replay bar on East Jericho Turnpike, big TVs to watch the game, to Honu in Huntington,
Most had Saturday deadlines for catering orders.
Those looking to watch the kitten bowl will have to wait until next year when the puppies join the line. The Kitten Bowl, which has partnered with the North Shore Animal League, offers adoptable animals and will be renamed the “Great American Rescue Bowl.”
On the music side, Half Hollow Hills Community Library shows library users how they can listen to music from stars performing at halftime, including Mary J. Blige, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg and Kendrick Lamar.
The Suffolk County Police Department and Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office warned drivers to avoid arrest by not drinking and driving. SCPD promised additional patrols to keep drivers safe.
The State Attorney General’s Office has warned New Yorkers to be aware of deceptive online sports bet companies this Super Bowl, which will be the first major sporting event that New Yorkers can bet in line.
The Sporting News explains Roman numeral system used to identify Super Bowls.
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