The Weekend’s Best

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Thank you Vets! Yay Summer! Lighthouse Cruises, Chowderfest, Rites of Spring

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Cover photo is Horton Point Lighthouse, which opens for the season Saturday.   The Highlights Friday May 26 – Sunday May 28 Memorial Day Weekend is a serious occasion, as the poppies at the American Legion Hall remind us–thank you Veterans. Old Tymer Moonshine will give you a free tasting on Monday with your Military ID. Memorial Day Weekend is also summer’s unofficial start. This weekend families have lots of choices, from a chowderfest in New Suffolk to a…

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Water Play: Hamptons Piano Fest Waterside; Diving Dogs; Claudio’s Wharf Party. Fleece & Fiber Fair Too!

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Cover photo is the waterside setting for the Rites of Music II Hamptons Piano Fest concert in Southold Sunday  The Highlights Friday May 19 – Sunday May 21 Judging by the many and varied events this weekend, summer season has started on the North Fork and it’s not even Memorial Day Weekend! Enjoy beautiful piano music with stunning waterfront views as part of the Rites of Spring II; cavort with playful dogs dock diving at Greenport Harbor…

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Yay MOMS! Rites of Spring 2x, South of Bordeaux, Harbes Opens

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 The Highlights Friday May 12 – Sunday May 14 Moms deserve lots of love, and the North Fork is full of opportunities to express it through special shared experience. From brunch to chocolate fondue, shopping spree raffle to jewelry show, free wine, chocolate, and roses, Mom has so many options we’ve gathered them in special section. Along with Mom, music takes centerstage this weekend with the unique and beautiful Memory Palace concert at Jamesport Meeting House…

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Love Lane First Friday! Prisoner of 2nd Ave; MayGration; Concerts & Exhibits

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Photo Credit: North Fork Audubon/Rick Kedenburg The Highlights Friday May 5 – Sunday May 7 The inaugural Love Lane First Friday arrives, rain or shine–enjoy the first block party of the season. Neil Simon’s Prisoner of Second Avenue opens in Greenport. MayGration begins: Did you know the North Fork is on the bird migration super highway? All month walk with Audubon and explore this aspect of our natural heritage. Friday night learn how to be a birder to…

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Rites of Spring II, Sea Something, Slow Fish & Astronomy Day: Savor the North Fork Arts

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The Highlights Friday April 28 – Sunday April 30 The North Fork has a vibrant art scene that satisfies all the senses: sight, sound, scent, taste and touch. The Rites of Spring II, opening at Borghese Sunday at 5, covers many of these, offering an art exhibit, an exquisite piano concert, and wine paired with handcrafted chocolate.  The art exhibit “Sea Something, Save Something” opens the night before, on Saturday, also with live music, wine and…

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Happy Earth Day! Art, Outdoor Fun, Dandelions, Bald Eagles, Wine & Music

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Photo Credit: Rick Kedenburg The Highlights Friday April 21 – Sunday April 23 Celebrate Earth Day with a festival at Downs Farm Preserve on Saturday, or at a Dandelion Festival at KK’s The Farm Sunday, or at an eco-art exhibit opening and reception at William Ris Gallery Saturday. Another approach is to celebrate the bounty of the earth by enjoying our fabulous food and wine, such as at a winemaker’s dinner at Caci (featuring Borghese Vineyards.)…

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Greenport Egg Roll, The Old Field Egg Hunt, Stirling Square Easter Egg Hunt

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From last year’s egg roll. Photo credit Katharine Schroeder The Highlights Friday April 14 – Sunday April 16 Easter arrives on (what is promised to be) another gorgeous North Fork weekend, and locals and visitors alike can enjoy playful egg hunts this weekend. Saturday morning families come to Mitchell Park, on Greenport’s beautiful waterfront, ride the carousel, collect eggs & goodies. Saturday afternoon head to The Old Field, which offers a family egg hunt with golden eggs and treats…

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THANK YOU! SEE YOU AT NEXT YEAR’S TASTE THE NORTH FORK!

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Thank you! See you next year! Unfortunately, Duck Walk and Pindar will not be participating after all. The Highlights Friday April 7 – Sunday April 9 Taste the North Fork! It’s finally here, and the weather looks great–dry and warm. Come by train (LIRR), bus (Hampton Jitney) or car, and hop on one of our free shuttle buses to explore the North Fork stress free. We have two separate loops–they overlap at Greenport Harbor Brewing–so you can…

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Restaurant Week; Special Wine Tastings; the American Revolution on LI

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The Highlights Friday March 31 – Sunday April 2 Restaurant week enjoys its one full weekend run, and even North Fork Oysters in Greenport gets into the act. Dine deliciously. Enjoy special tastings from an April Fool’s Blind Tasting at Macari to a Brine Takeover at the Bay Breeze Inn & Bistro and more. The North Fork is an old place by American History standards, and Saturday offers a good reminder with two fascinating lectures, one…

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Restaurant Week Begins Sunday! Comedy Night, Special Tastings, More

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Chef Noah prepping dishes; Noah’s is participating in Restaurant Week The Highlights Friday March 24 – Sunday March 26 The North Fork is well known for fantastic, fresh food in our restaurants. Starting Sunday, enjoy many of our best restaurants at a discount for one week only–the East End’s Restaurant Week. Before you head out for the prix fixes Sunday, consider dining at Raphael Friday night. Three comics will make you laugh so hard you’ll have to…

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