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Friday Night Music at Lieb, Surf & Turf Pairing at Sparkling Pointe, First & South Christmas Party, 10×10 Art Show at South Street Gallery

The Highlights

Friday December 22 – Sunday December 24

Friday check out Jon Divello live at Lieb Cellars, Saturday enjoy a Surf & Turf pairing with North Fork Shack at Sparkling Pointe, or head to the Riverhead Farmer’s Market. Enjoy Christmas Eve Brunch at Halyard or First & South. Check out the 10×10 Art Show at South Street Gallery and the Winter Salon at VSOP Projects all weekend.

The Listings

Friday December 22 – Sunday December 24

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.)

Friday Night Music at Lieb, Christmas Party at First & South, Surf & Turf at Sparkling Pointe, Christmas Eve at Halyard Restaurant, Riverhead Farmer’s Market, Christmas Eve Brunch at First & South, Mulled Wine & Cookies at Pindar, Tours, tastings and more.

Live Music

Lots of concerts, indoors at vineyards & more.

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

10×10 Art Show at The South Street Gallery, Winter Salon at VSOP Art & Design Projects; ongoing gallery exhibits.

History

Ongoing exhibits at Oysterponds Historical Society, Horton Point Lighthouse and more.

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

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

  • 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.
  • Lieb Cellars: Friday Night Music Series Cutchogue. Please join us for our annual Friday Night Music Series featuring Jon Divello from 6-9pm. Details.

Saturday

  • First and South: First & South Christmas Party, Greenport. We’ll have live music alongside milk and cookies! Mark Anderson will be performing with Robin Sidor Music from 4:00 – 6:00 PM followed by the Jon Divello Band from 9:00 – 11:00 PM. 5 pm Details.
  • Soundview Inn: Morley Live at Joe’s Pub Sound View, Greenport. The legendary Joe’s Pub at the Public Theater + Sound View invite you to our live music series in the Piano Bar at The Halyard Restaurant. 8 pm. Details.
  • Sparkling Pointe: Eat, Drink, & Be Sparkling: Surf & Turf by The North Fork ShackSouthold. Surf and Turf by The North Fork Shack $40 includes Glass of Blanc de Noirs paired with Surf and Turf Plate, Seared Peconic Bay Scallop, Grilled Filet of Beef, Braised Red Cabbage. 12 – 4 pm. Details.
  • Riverhead Farmer’s Market Riverhead. Welcome 2017/2018 Winter Season at the Riverhead Farmers Market! The Riverhead Farmers Market is back and this year we are so excited to announce that LI Greenmarket Inc. has agreed to take over Market operations to help ensure our growth and sustainability! 10 am – 2 pm. Details.

Sunday

  • Halyard Restaurant: Christmas Eve at Halyard, Greenport. Visit our newly redesigned restaurant with family and friends this December for a Christmas celebration. We’ll cook the holiday favorites and do the dishes or choose from one of our New England inspired classics. $60 per person, includes three courses. Reservations required, available between 4pm and 8pm on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Please note, the restaurant will be closed for brunch and lunch on December 24 and 25. 8 pm. Details.
  • First and South: Christmas Eve. Brunch + Happy Hour, Greenport. We’ll be open for Brunch from 10 AM to 3 PM and then for Happy Hour until 6 PM. Merry Christmas everyone! Reservations are open. Call +1 (631) 333-2200 to book your table. 10 – 6 pm Details.
  • Pindar: Complimentary Hot Mulled Wine & Cookies, PeconicEnjoy complimentary hot mulled wine and cookies on weekends in December until Christmas Eve. Shop our beautiful wine basket selection and taste wines amid Holiday festivities. 11 am – 5:30 pm. Details.

Live Music

Friday

  • Lieb CellarsCutchoguePoints East. Limited seating. Reservations highly recommended. 1-3 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Suffolk TheatreRiverheadLords of 52nd St Holiday Show 8 – 11 pm Details.
  • Greenport Brewery, GreenportGnarly Karma. 5 – 8 pm Details.
  • Peconic Landing, GreenportDarren Ottati -Holiday Extravaganza: Celebrating the Holidays in Music and Song. 2 – 4 pm Details.
  • Clovis PointJamesportPerfect Strangers, 1:30 pm. Details
  • Baiting Hollow Farm VineyardSound AvenueMiles to Dayton, 2EZ 11:30am-6 pm. Details
  • Lieb CellarsCutchogueThe Second Hands. Limited seating. Reservations highly recommended. 1-3 pm. Details.

Sunday

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Friday 

  • The South Street Gallery: Annual 10 x 10 Art Show, Greenport. Once again, The South Street Gallery is providing artists with 10×10 cradled birch plywood boards. Each work will be sold for $100; 25% of each sale going to the gallery and the remainder split between the NFEC and the artist. First board is complimentary, additional boards are $7.00 each. 12 – 5 pm. Details.
  • VSOP Projects: Winter Salon, Greenport. Please join us for a Winter Salon exhibition at VSOP Projects. This is a rare opportunity to collect affordably priced artworks by more than 25 legendary artists from the North Fork, the Hamptons, and Long Island. Open to the public and all are welcome. 6 – 9 pm Details.

Saturday

  • The South Street Gallery: Annual 10 x 10 Art Show, Greenport. Once again, The South Street Gallery is providing artists with 10×10 cradled birch plywood boards. Each work will be sold for $100; 25% of each sale going to the gallery and the remainder split between the NFEC and the artist. First board is complimentary, additional boards are $7.00 each. 12 – 5 pm. Details.
  • VSOP Projects: Winter Salon, Greenport. Please join us for a Winter Salon exhibition at VSOP Projects. This is a rare opportunity to collect affordably priced artworks by more than 25 legendary artists from the North Fork, the Hamptons, and Long Island. Open to the public and all are welcome. 6 – 9 pm Details.
  • East End Arts: Pop Up Artisan Collective, Riverhead. In conjunction with the annual Holiday Gift Boutique, EEA is offering additional artisan shopping in the historic Fresh Pond School House – a recently renovated, charming one room school house located on the grounds of EEA. This is an opportunity for holiday shoppers to purchase showcased work of all types in a more intimate setting. 12 – 5 pm. Details.

Sunday

  • The South Street Gallery: Annual 10 x 10 Art Show, Greenport. Once again, The South Street Gallery is providing artists with 10×10 cradled birch plywood boards. Each work will be sold for $100; 25% of each sale going to the gallery and the remainder split between the NFEC and the artist. First board is complimentary, additional boards are $7.00 each. 12 – 5 pm. Details.
  • East End Arts: Pop Up Artisan Collective, Riverhead. In conjunction with the annual Holiday Gift Boutique, EEA is offering additional artisan shopping in the historic Fresh Pond School House – a recently renovated, charming one room school house located on the grounds of EEA. This is an opportunity for holiday shoppers to purchase showcased work of all types in a more intimate setting. 12 – 5 pm. 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.
  • Nova Constellatio GalleryGreenport. Thurs-Sat 11-5, Sun 12-5. Details.
  • Sirens’ Song Gallery, Greenport.  Paintings, intaglio, and relief prints, mixed media. 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • William Ris GalleryJamesport. Large, frequently changing collection of fine and contemporary art. 11-5 pm. 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

  • East End Seaport MuseumGreenport. New and refreshed exhibits.  11 am – 5 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
  • 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

Saturday

Sunday

Ongoing: Check out all our beaches and parks.