Stepping Out

Holiday tunes, Celtic-style

Some lively 'Ladies' celebrate the season

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In Concert

Cherish The Ladies

The Grammy-nominated “super-group” offers up “A Celtic Christmas” in their inimitable style. Taking their name from a traditional Irish jig, the ladies have showcased their talents on the worldwide concert stage for over 30 years. They continue to demonstrate that their jig is not up as they blaze their way into another decade of joyous music making. Under the leadership of the irrepressible flute and whistle champion Joanie Madden, these ladies ring in the holiday season with a dynamic performance that includes a blend of virtuoso instrumental talents, thrilling vocals, captivating arrangements, and lively step dancing.

Sunday, Dec. 10, 7 p.m. $45, $40 and $35. Landmark on Main Street, Jeanne Rimsky Theater, 232 Main St., Port Washington. (516) 767-6444 or

www.landmarkonmainstreet.org.

Gathering of Superheroes

Comic Con Long Island

Die-hard comic book and superhero fans can meet their favorites and immerse themselves in the world of the pop culture when Comic Con arrives here on Long Island. The convention offers a peek at the newest development in film, TV, gaming, comics and collectibles through varied workshops and panels, among other programming componenets. And, of course, the celebrity meet-and-greets and autograph, photo and question-and-answer sessions are always a big draw. The star-studded celebrity lineup includes that Justice League duo Superman (Henry Cavill) and Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), along with Cyborg (Ray Fisher), Aquaman (Jason Momoa), the Flash (Ezra Miller) and villain Steppenwolf (Ciarán Hinds). Even WWE legend The Undertaker gets in on the fun.

Friday, Dec. 8, 4-9 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 9, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 3-day weekend admission $95; 1-day Friday admission $45; 1-day Saturday or Sunday admission $55; all tickets $5 more at door. Nassau Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale. (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com or www.nycblive.com or www.aceuniverse.com.