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Reservations, Cancellations & Rules for Participation
  • Paid reservations are required for all trips listed below. They can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm.
  • All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
  • BERA may limit the number of tickets per person during the first week of sales.
  • BERA trips are a BNL benefit and tickets are for BNL employees, those with guest appointments, and their families only.
  • Rules for Participation on BERA Trips  ~  Questions, please call ext 2873

  •   Saturday, July 30, 2016 

    A Day on The East End ~ The coach bus departs Brookhaven Center at 10am, arriving at Greenport for you to "do as you please" and enjoy the historic waterfront village, carousel, shopping, lunch on your own. The cost is $45 per person.  We'll depart Greenport at 2:30pm for a winery tasting and live music at Palmer Vineyard until 5:30pm, then a stop at Briermere Farms to browse, check out their freshly roasted LI corn, or to purchase fresh farm items on our way home. Returning to BNL approximately 6:30pm. 21 and over only.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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    Wednesday, August 3, 2016

    SOLD OUT! But you may add your name to the wait list at the BERA Store (M-F, 9a-3p)

    Yankee vs NY Mets, Section 230. There is a 4 ticket max per person. Game time is 7pm and the $70 per person includes luxury coach bus, driver tip and game ticket. Bus will leave Brookhaven Center at 4pm. Exit 63 pick-up on request.  Leave for home at end of game or 11pm.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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    Tickets for the show must be purchased by August 5, 2016

    Make your reservations now to see The Book of Mormon at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre on Saturday, December 10, 2016.  Show details

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, August 13, 2016

    Cirque du Soleil presents PARAMOUR at the Lyric Theatre with Balcony seats for the 3pm Matinee.  $85 per person includes theatre ticket and same day return ticket on LIRR. See attached for train details.  Tickets for the show must be purchased no later than Tuesday, May 31!  PARAMOUR spins the thrilling tale of a beautiful young actress forced to choose between love and art in the glamorous world of Golden Age Hollywood. Featuring eye-popping acrobatics and sumptuous music and dance!

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, August 13, 2016

    Take the LIRR Train for a Do As You Please day in NYC. The round trip tickets are $12 per person and you MUST purchase your ticket no later than noon the Thursday before the trip at the BERA Store (M-F, 9a-3p).  See attached for train details. You may depart NYC any time YOU want as long as it is on same day. (This LIRR trip was in coordination with separate tickets to see Cirque de Soleil PARAMOUR on Broadway, which tickets for the show must be purchased no later than Tuesday, May 31).

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Yankee vs Baltimore Orioles, Section 109. There is a 4 ticket max per person. Game time is 7pm and the $60 per person includes luxury coach bus, driver tip and game ticket. Bus will leave Brookhaven Center at 4pm. Exit 63 pick-up on request.  Leave for home at end of game or 11pm.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, September 17, 2016

    Do-As-You-Please LIRR trip into NYC!!! Tentative time of 10:05am from Ronkonkoma Train Station $12 pp round trip. Do as you please in NYC, you can even check out the Feast of San Gennaro!  Depart any time YOU want as long as it is on same day. See attached for train details.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, September 24, 2016

    BERA chartered a full day on the Celtic Quest Fishing boat (7am-3pm) for the great price of $65 per person, which covers rods, bait and tackle! Bring your cooler and be prepared to catch fish! They will teach you and guide you, so everyone can catch fish no matter your experience level! Drop off your gear at the charter boat, then make your way to the village parking lot off Barnum Avenue. Don't forget to feed the meter ($.50 cents an hour, less than $5 for the entire day. NOTE: Bring your own lunch/food/drink on board.

    Downtown Port Jefferson Parking Map - Celtic Quest is just east (right) of the Boat Ramp that is at the top left corner of the parking map. If you are lost or running late, you can try calling us at 631-928-3926 and we will do our best to help you out.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, September 24, 2016

    Hudson Valley Winery, Vineyard, Orchard Trail Tour - The coach bus will leave at 8am from Brookhaven Center, with a stop at LIE x63. The bus will continue to Weeds Orchard for fruit picking, lunch and cider tasting; then onto Stoutridge Vineyard for a tour and wine tasting. Next stop Benmarl Winery for their Harvest Festival, wine tasting, tour, live music and grape stomping. On your own for early dinner, departing Benmarl at 5:30pm and arriving at BNL at 8pm. Cost for this 21 and over only trip is $85 per person.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, October 15, 2016

    Take the LIRR to see The Lion King on Broadway at the Minskoff Theatre for a 2pm matinee with mid-mezzanine tickets. Check out this CLASSIC before the show closes!! $145 per person includes LIRR tickets and Lion King show tickets. Tickets for the show must be purchased no later than Thursday, June 30th.   See attached for train details.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, October 15, 2016

    Save the Date!! Do-As-You-Please LIRR trip into NYC!!! Tentative time of 10:05am from Ronkonkoma Train Station $12 pp round trip. Do as you please in NYC, and depart any time YOU want as long as it is on same day. See attached for train details. (This LIRR trip was in coordination with separate tickets to see The Lion King on Broadway, which tickets for the show must be purchased no later than Thursday, June 30th)

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Sunday, November 27, 2016

    Save the Date!! Do-As-You-Please LIRR trip into NYC!!! Tentative time of 10:05am from Ronkonkoma Train Station $12 pp round trip. Do as you please in NYC, and depart any time YOU want as long as it is on same day. See attached for train details.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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      Saturday, December 10, 2016

    Tickets must be purchased by August 5!!!!
    Take the LIRR to see The Book of Mormon at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre for a 2 p.m. matinee with rear-mezzanine tickets.  Cost is $115 per person and includes LIRR ticket and theatre ticket. The Book of Mormon garnered overwhelmingly positive critical response, and set records in ticket sales for the Eugene O'Neill Theatre. The show was awarded nine Tony Awards, one of which was for Best Musical. (Tentative time of 10:05am from Ronkonkoma Train Station, see the show and depart any time YOU want as long as it is on same day. See attached for train details.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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    Saturday, December 10, 2016

    Save the Date!! Do-As-You-Please LIRR trip into NYC!!! Tentative time of 10:05am from Ronkonkoma Train Station $12 pp round trip. Do as you please in NYC, and depart any time YOU want as long as it is on same day. See attached for train details.

    Paid reservations are required for all trips and can be made at the BERA Store located in Berkner (Bldg 488), Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm. All tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE and are for those 21 years and older unless accompanied by BNL employee/parent.
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    If you have a question that is not addressed on this page, please contact Christine Carter at 631-344-5090 or Joanne Delles at 631-344-8481.

     

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