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Harvest the East End August 5! (and enjoy a discount on us)

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The July 19 Update Celebrate the excellence of winemaking on Long Island! Harvest East End is a sensory experience for the ages set in the rustic elegance of summer wine country. Featuring passed hors d’oeuvres by Lombardi’s Love Lane Market, local shellfish courtesy of Long Island Oyster Growers Association, a silent auction offering “curated experience” packages, local artisanal food items available for purchase and live music.  Featuring over 20 outstanding Long Island wineries including: Anthony…

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The Maritime Festival in Greenport: Sept. 23-24 (Land & Sea 9/22)

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 The Brilliant, one of the beautiful wooden boats visiting during last year’s Maritime Festival The July 12 Update For most of the last three decades, Greenport’s East End Seaport Museum & Maritime Foundation has organized the fabulous Maritime Festival. Tens of thousands come for the weekend, so be sure to plan your stay soon. Why so many people? Well, the basic fun includes classic, ice and small boats; fireboat tours; cruises; live music; food, wine & beer tastings; Village…

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Great Events for Great Causes

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Photo is a previous year’s Barn Dance for Hallockville Museum Farm; photo courtesy of the museum.  The July 5 Update Each summer, important local institutions stage wonderful events to ensure they’ve got the money to continue serving the community. Whether you live here year round, just for the summer, or you’re simply in town on one of the dates, consider attending these great events and supporting the groups that help make us the North Fork. In chronological…

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Mattituck Street Fair & Tribute Thursdays

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Claudio’s, where the Tribute Thursdays will be The June 28 Update July 8, Mattituck holds its 40th Annual Street Fair, reaching all of Love Lane and Pike Street, featuring fabulous vendors, live music & the crownings of little Mr. & Miss Mattituck. Starting Thursday July 6, and running throughout the summer, Claudio’s honors  the late Jerry Tuthill, co-owner of the Claudio’s establishments, with Tribute Thursdays featuring the Northeast’s greatest tribute bands. The kickoff concert is the New York Bee…

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Harvest East End: Back to its Roots

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Photo courtesy of the Long Island Wine Council The June 21 Update Harvest East End is an annual celebration of North Fork wine. While its details have varied over the years, this year our vineyards are returning to their roots. Enjoy an intimate, interesting and delicious experience and discover #LICharacter, the difference that sets this wine region apart. On the afternoon of August 5, head to Martha Clara Vineyards on Sound Avenue, and enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a…

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EESM Arts & Culture Series, and Sparkling Pointe’s 8th Carnaval

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The cover photo is from a previous Carnaval The June 14 Update People increasingly realize the North Fork is a fantastic place for wine tasting & wine-centric events, but they don’t know that we have a vibrant arts scene and many cultural events. The East End Seaport Museum, which every summer stages the Greenport Maritime Festival and runs weekly cruises to Bug Light, also offers a dynamic series of lectures and workshops each summer. Speakers include…

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Greenport’s Green Gem: Mitchell Park. Concerts, Shakespeare & More

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The cover photo is from a Monday Night Dances in the Park The June 7 Update Greenport has a green gem in the heart of its downtown: Mitchell Park. Featuring an antique carousel, expansive lawn, a boardwalk, dock and downtown access, it’s the perfect venue for summer events. Starting July 3, and running through August 28, Greenport holds concerts on Monday nights. Each week features a different genre of music. The music starts at 7:30 pm, so…

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June: Harbes Fathers’ Day Fun; North Fork Crush; Food & Wine Fest of Italy

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The cover photo is from last year’s North Fork Crush The May 31 Update June July August September October  June offers many wonderful ways to enjoy the North Fork’s farms, vineyards, and culture. Joining our listings this week are three more great events. June 17 and 18 enjoy Fathers’ Day family fun at Harbes Family Farm in Mattituck, featuring good clean fun of all kinds, plus access to the family’s award winning wines & tasting…

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Introducing the 2017-18 Guide to the North Fork!

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The 2017-18 Guide to the North Fork is fresh off the presses, and will be appearing all over the place, hopefully near you. If you’d like a copy but don’t see one near by, email us and we’ll mail you one. We’re featuring it here this week instead of adding more events to the calendar, because The Guide contains many ideas for ways to enjoy your visit here. Going forward you’ll find The Guide on…

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