Full Moon Dance Party at Port of Egypt, Tomato Festival at Harbes, Sunday Art Gallery Opening Receptions

The Highlights

Friday August 11 – Sunday August 13

Put on a costume and head out to Port of Egypt for Lucharitos tacos and a full moon dance party. Bring the family to Harbes for a fun day of tomato eating contests and farm games. Sunday check out one of the opening receptions for art galleries in Cutchogue, Greenport or Jamesport. Enjoy live music at vineyards and restaurants across the North Fork all weekend.

The Listings 

Friday August 11 – Sunday August 13

 (Click a category title to drop down to the full listings for that type of event, or just scroll)

Food, Farm & Vineyard

(This category is for food and wine events, and for events hosted by a vineyard or farm, other than live music; for live music at all venues, see that category.)

Moonlight Madness at Port of Egypt, Tomato Festival at Harbes, Opera Under the Stars at Diliberto; tours, tastings and more.

Live Music

Lots of concerts, indoors, outdoors, at vineyards & more

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Opening receptions on Sunday at Alex Ferrone Gallery, VSOP Projects and Rosalie Dimon Gallery. Dramatic reading of The Letterbox at the Southold Historical Society. Thoroughly Modern Millie; ongoing gallery exhibits.

History

Explore historic buildings.

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Camp out at Custer; take a lighthouse cruise; get outside.

Food, Farm and Vineyard

(What’s happening at the vineyards, other than live music; (for live music at all venues, see that category) plus food and farm events too.)

Friday 

  • Port of Egypt: Moonlight Madness, Southold. Get ready for full moon fun at Port of Egypt! Lucharitos Taco Truck, Costumes, DJ & Dancing. 7-10pm Details.
  • Little Creek Oysters: Friday Night Bites- Oysters and Pintxos at Little Creek Greenport. Starting at 7pm on Friday we’ll spread the counter with a dizzying spread of skewered small bites, pour crisp cold wines and beers and wash away the week together! Of course our shuckers will be opening the finest our bays have to offer! 7 pm. Details
  • The Old Field: Tastings by the BaySouthold. Taste wines with the winemaker/owner overlooking the only bay front vineyard.  Discuss growing techniques, winemaking, and history of this almost 100 year old family farm.  Ticket includes a tasting of blanc de noir, steel fermented chardonnay, barrel fermented chardonnay, cabernet franc, and Commodore Perry merlot; a cheese plate; and $20.00 towards wine purchases. 3 pm. Details
  • Lieb Cellars: Locals’ Night at Lieb Cutchogue. 20% off glasses and bottles for locals. Noah’s on the Road food truck. 4 pm. Details.
  • Tap Room at Corey Creek: Oyster Happy Hour Southold. Enjoy tap wines with local Southold oysters by Southold Bay Oysters. 4-7pm. Details.
  • McCall Wines – Tasting Room: Burger Night Cutchogue Fridays you can find the North Fork Food Truck serving McCall’s grass-fed beef burgers at the McCall Tasting room. 5-7pm. Details.

Saturday

  • The Old Field: Tastings by the BaySouthold. Taste wines with the winemaker/owner overlooking the only bay front vineyard.  Discuss growing techniques, winemaking, and history of this almost 100 year old family farm.  Ticket includes a tasting of blanc de noir, steel fermented chardonnay, barrel fermented chardonnay, cabernet franc, and Commodore Perry merlot; a cheese plate; and $20.00 towards wine purchases. Two seatings: 12:30, 3 pm. Details
  • Pindar: Winery Tours, PeconicGo behind the scenes, inside the barrel and tank rooms, and view the production facility at Pindar Vineyards.  Find out how your favorite wine is made. Ticket includes a select tasting of five wines in the tasting room after the tour. 1-3 pm. Tickets & Details. 
  • Castello Di Borghese Vineyards: Harvest Moon ShellfishCutchogue. Fresh oysters–and in season–Scallops, harvested from the Peconic Bay. 11 am- 5 pm. Details
  • Shinn Estates: Vineyard, Winery & Barrel Cellar TourMattituck. Walk & learn the growing cycle of the vines and Shinn’s sustainable farming practices. Learn the history & philosophy of Shinn winemaking while seeing the unique gravity fed winemaking, native yeast fermentation, and barrel aging technique. Enjoy four estate wines after the walk. 1:30 pm. Details
  • Harbes Family Farm: Tomato Festival, Mattituck. Bring the family for Harbes annual Tomato Eating Contest, tomato relay races and tomato rolling competitions as well as potato sack races and tug of war games. 10am – 7pm Details.
  • Diliberto Winery: Opera Under the Stars, Jamesport. Enjoy an evening featuring performances by international and local performers alike, alongside vineyard owner and winemaker Salvatore Diliberto. 6:30-9pm. Details.

Sunday 

  • The Old Field: Tastings by the BaySouthold. Taste wines with the winemaker/owner overlooking the only bay front vineyard.  Discuss growing techniques, winemaking, and history of this almost 100 year old family farm.  Ticket includes a tasting of blanc de noir, steel fermented chardonnay, barrel fermented chardonnay, cabernet franc, and Commodore Perry merlot; a cheese plate; and $20.00 towards wine purchases.  12:30 pm. Details.
  • Castello Di Borghese Vineyards: Harvest Moon ShellfishCutchogue. Fresh oysters–and in season–Scallops, harvested from the Peconic Bay. 11 am- 5 pm. Details
  • Bedell Cellars: Nice Buns Food Truck Cutchogue. Enjoy Nice Buns Food Truck at Bedell Cellars! 12-3 pm Details.
  • Shinn Estates: Vineyard, Winery & Barrel Cellar TourMattituck. Walk & learn the growing cycle of the vines and Shinn’s sustainable farming practices. Learn the history & philosophy of Shinn winemaking while seeing the unique gravity fed winemaking, native yeast fermentation, and barrel aging technique. Enjoy four estate wines after the walk. 1:30 pm. Details.
  • Diliberto Winery: Italian Experience SeriesJamesport. Diliberto Winery celebrates Italian-American culture with the Italian Experience Series on Sundays through August 13. Featuring cooking demonstrations, unique wine pairings, author talks and discussions, and of course, music, the winery will host different weekly events that will highlight what it means to be Italian. Net proceeds support the Italian American Studies Program at Stony Brook University. This week: Food and Wine of Campania. Explore the wines of Campania paired with familiar Italian foods. 12-2 pm. Details
  • Sannino Bella Vita: Winemaker for a Day VIP Blending Class. Peconic. Learn how to blend a custom bottle of wine as you learn about life as a vintner. 12-3pm. Details.
  • Sang Lee Farms: Plant Medicine for Health & Healing. Peconic.  Learn the culinary and medicinal uses of several herbs growing at Sang lee. 10am – 12pm. Details.
  • Harbes Family Farm: Tomato Festival, Mattituck Bring the family for Harbes annual Tomato Eating Contest, tomato relay races and tomato rolling competitions as well as potato sack races and tug of war games. 10am – 7pm Details.

Live Music

Friday

Saturday 

Sunday 

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Friday 

  • North Fork Community Theater: Thoroughly Modern MillieMattituck. “Thoroughly Modern Millie, set in 1922, tells the story of a small-town girl, Millie Dillmount, who comes to the big city looking for love and adventure.” This year’s Youth on Stage production. 8 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Oysterponds Historical Society: Artisans and Makers ShowcaseOrient. Every Saturday through October browse the wares of artisans who traditional skills celebrate our heritage. Organized by the society and North Fork Gift. 10 am-1 pm. Details.
  • Musical Theater: Thoroughly Modern MillieNorth Fork Community Theater Mattituck. “Thoroughly Modern Millie, set in 1922, tells the story of a small-town girl, Millie Dillmount, who comes to the big city looking for love and adventure.” This year’s Youth on Stage production. 8 pm. Details
  • Alex Ferrone Photography Gallery: Opening Reception for Figurative Exhibition, Cutchogue. Working with shadows, reflections and light, three award-winning fine art photographers, Linda K. Alpern, Patricia Beary and Larry Davis, present selected works on the human figure at Alex Ferrone Gallery on the North Fork. 6pm Details.
  • Floyd Memorial Library, Greenport“Elizabeth Malunowicz: Orientation.” Through September 17. Open when the library isDetails
  • Southold Historical Society, SoutholdThe Letterbox. Watch a dramatic presentation of the wartime experiences of local resident, Ed Glover, during WWII, using The Letterbox, a book written by Tom Glover and presented by Alex Bradley. 4pm and 6pm. Details.

Sunday

  • North Fork Community Theater: Thoroughly Modern MillieMattituck. “Thoroughly Modern Millie, set in 1922, tells the story of a small-town girl, Millie Dillmount, who comes to the big city looking for love and adventure.” This year’s Youth on Stage production. 2:30 pm. Details.
  • Martha Clara Vineyards: Artist in Residence: Joel Yoselowitz 2-5pm. Martha Clara Vineyards Sound Avenue. Come to the Tasting Room now through August 31st to see the artwork of Joel Yoselowitz. Details.
  • Alex Ferrone Photography Gallery: Opening Reception for Figurative Exhibition, Cutchogue. Working with shadows, reflections and light, three award-winning fine art photographers, Linda K. Alpern, Patricia Beary and Larry Davis, present selected works on the human figure at Alex Ferrone Gallery on the North Fork. 3pm Details.
  • VSOP Projects: Opening ReceptionGreenport. “Daydreams and Nightmares” The group exhibition features works of art and design by Margot Bird, Kathleen Brewster, Kanik Chung, Kin & Company, Ben Hanisch, Morgan R. Hobbs, Noah Kalina, Anagabriele Loor, Kymia Nawabi, Kristin Oppenheim, Molly Rapp, Don Reitz, Calvin Rocchio, Caleb Smith and Dena Zemsky. Through Sept 25. 1-5pm. Details
  • Rosalie Dimon Gallery: Opening ReceptionJamesport. “Oil Paintings by David Peikon.” Open through October 25. 3-5pm. Details.  

Ongoing 

  • Oysterponds Historical SocietyOrient. Visit Village Hall, and its six exhibit rooms. Fri, Sun 2-5 pm; Sat 11 am-5 pm. Details
  • Peconic Landing, Brecknock Hall Greenport. Sculpture Garden. Enjoy self-guided tours of the Art Without Barriers Sculpture Garden, the North Fork’s only interactive outdoor gallery with tactile elements. Park behind Brecknock Hall by the blue Art Without Barriers welcome kiosk. 10 am-4 pm. Details.
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingGreenportMasters of the Majestic, an exhibit of Peter Brauné photographs made at Wooden Boatworks of Greenport featuring two 8 Metre Yachts designed in 1930 by Wm. Fife III. The photos show these yachts in the early stages of construction when their majestic forms begin to appear in thin air at the hands of master shipwrights. Open when the tasting room is. Details.
  • Nova Constellatio GalleryGreenport. Thurs-Sat 11-5, Sun 12-5. Details.
  • Sirens’ Song Gallery, GreenportPhosphorescence. Paintings, intaglio, and relief prints, decorative arts inspired by the essence and romance of the sea. Fri-Mon. 12:30-6 pm. Details.
  • Gallery M.  Greenport. Open 11-7 Weekend Days.  Details.
  • South Street GalleryGreenportImagined, New Dimensions in Digital Art Fri-Mon, Noon-5 pm Details.   
  • VSOP ProjectsGreenport. A wide range of art Wed-Mon, 11 am-6 pm. Closed Tues. Details
  • Horton Point Lighthouse and Nautical MuseumSouthold. The Southold Historical Society’s Sound-side treasure. 11:30 am -4 pm. Details
  • Southold LibrarySoutholdEn Plein Air by students of instructor Suzzanne Fokine. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Lenz WineryPeconicAscension is a collection of abstract paintings influenced by different elements of nature, created by the artists of Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. Open when the tasting room is. Details.
  • Jacqueline Penney Gallery & StudioCutchogue. A huge collection of the artist’s acrylic landscapes and other works.  Open year round. Details
  • Old Town Arts and Crafts GuildCutchogue. Youth Art Show. Sat 10 am -5 pm, Sun Noon-5 pm. Details
  • Castello Di Borghese VineyardsCutchogueColors from the Air, recent paintings and monoliths by Patricia Feiler. Her colorful landscapes, feature a tapestry of scenes that invite the viewer to step in and have a closer look. There are cherry blossoms bursting alongside lush spring greens, expansive beach scenes with body surfers crashing through waves, vintage sailboat races, and still water reflections. A portion of the proceeds benefits East End Arts. 11 am-5 pm. Details.  
  • Cutchogue Library GalleryCutchogueNeighbors A group show w/Joanne Auwaerter, Shelley Scoggins, Glenn McNab. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Mattituck-Laurel Library GalleryMattituckLois in Wonderland, Paintings by Lois Levy. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Clovis Point VineyardsJamesport. Now showing Lynda Wagner. Through July 2. Details.
  • William Ris GalleryJamesport. Large, frequently changing collection of fine and contemporary art. 11-5 pm. Details.
  • Martha Clara VineyardsSound Avenue. Martha Clara Vineyard’s current artist in residence is Joel Yoselowit.  Details.
  • North Fork Chocolate CompanyAquebogue. Exhibit by Biscari Art Studio. Steven Biscari Amaral local Artist, Entrepreneur, Chef and Chocolatier. Details.

Mattituck Movie Theater Shows all week; listings here.

History

Friday

Saturday

  • Oysterponds Historical SocietyOrient. Visit historic Village Hall and its six exhibit rooms. 2-5 pm. Details. 
  • Sylvester ManorShelter Island. Explore the Women of the Manor exhibit, which shows images and stories of several female Sylvester descendants, paying homage to the women, enslaved and free, who lived and worked in the house and on the grounds. 11 am-3 pm. Details.
  • East End Seaport MuseumGreenport. New and refreshed exhibits.  11 am – 5 pm. Details. 
  • Horton Point Lighthouse and Nautical MuseumSouthold. The Southold Historical Society’s Sound-side treasurer. 10 am -4 pm. Details
  • Southold Historical Society, SoutholdThe Homefront. An exhibit commemorating 100 years since the U.S. entered WWI. The exhibit focuses on the Town of Southold in the years 1917 -1918 and the young men & women who went to war in France. 1-4 pm. Details.
  • Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical SocietyCutchogue. Explore historic buildings on the Green. 1-4 pm. Details

Sunday

  • Oysterponds Historical SocietyOrient. Historic Village Hall and its six exhibit rooms. 2-5 pm. Details.
  • East End Seaport MuseumGreenport. New and refreshed exhibits.  11 am – 5 pm;  Details
  • Horton Point Lighthouse and Nautical MuseumSouthold. The Southold Historical Society’s Sound-side treasure. 11:30 am -4 pm. Details
  • Southold Historical Society, SoutholdThe Homefront. An exhibit commemorating 100 years since the U.S. entered WWI. The exhibit focuses on the Town of Southold in the years 1917 -1918 and the young men & women who went to war in France. 1-4 pm. Details.
  • Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical SocietyCutchogue. Explore historic buildings on the Green. 1-4 pm. Details

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Learn about our many beautiful parks and beaches here, and our boat ramps and marinas here.

Friday

  • Southold Library: Fishing With the North Fork Anglers,  Southold. Join us at Cutchogue Library for pizza and learn how to make lures. 6-7 pm. Details.

Saturday 

  • Free Tai Chi in Mitchell ParkGreenport. All ages; beginners welcome. Every Saturday through September 16. 9 am. Details.
  • Farmers’ Market, Greenport. We have farmstands up and down the Fork, but not in the heart of Greenport. So instead there’s a farmer’s market! Every Saturday 10 am- 2 pm. Details.
  • Bug Light Cruise & TourEast End Seaport Museum & Railroad Dock Greenport. This lighthouse excursion includes: round-trip cruise, narrated tour and time to explore inside the iconic Long Beach Bar “Bug” Lighthouse. 4-6 pm. Details.
  • Meteor Shower Camp OutCuster Observatory.  Sleep under the stars, watch the Delta Aquarids at their peak. Bring your camping gear, and chairs! 7 pm-7 am. Details

Sunday

Ongoing: Check out all our beaches and parks.

 

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