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UPDATED: Classic Cars, Apple Picking, Greenport Gallery Walk: Happy Labor Day!

The End of Summer Celebration with its fireworks show and concert is rescheduled to October 9.

The Highlights

Friday September 2 - Sunday September 4

The North Fork pivots from Summer to Autumn with the 27th Annual Boy Scout Car Show, which features many gorgeous cars, the Greenport Gallery Walk, meaning Greenport Galleries & some shops are open late and Love Lane is too. In a sign of fall, Harbes Orchard opens for apple picking and its Robin Hood corn maze delights kids on weekends. (As days go by other local farms will offer U-Pick apples too).

The Listings 

Friday September 2 - Sunday September 4

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

Food, Farm & Vineyard

Apple picking starts at Harbes' Orchard; Love Lane offers sips, bites & delights at its monthly block party; tours, tastings & more.

Live Music

Dozens of concerts up and down the fork. Two special ones: Saturday night on the Horton Point Lighthouse lawn; Sunday night on the patio at Brecknock Hall before the firework show.

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Films, art exhibits, a talk on women spies from WWII, oysters, art & champagne on the New Suffolk Waterfront...

History

Tour The Old House or any of the many other buildings open for exploration.

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Classic car show, lighthouse cruise, stargazing, art, oysters & champagne on the waterfront.

Food, Farm and Vineyard

[These listings include events at farms, restaurants, vineyards & breweries, except that live music only events are listed by venue in 'Live Music' below this section]

Friday

  • Love Lane First Friday, Love Lane. Love Lane merchants welcome you until 9 pm on the first Friday of each summer month, featuring tastes, sips, and more. 6-9 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard: Vine to Wine TourPeconic. Sannino offers the most comprehensive wine tour in the region during a 1.5 hr tour, or you can take any slice of it in a half hour session. Up first is the viticulture half hour, followed by a tour of the production facility, followed by the barrel seller tour. The tour will be given by owner and winemaker, Anthony Sannino. Tour includes wine tasting, cheese plate and special discounts. Reservations required. 1-2:30 pm, or 1-1:30, 1:30-2, 2-2:30. Details.
  • The Lenz WineryPeconic. The King Andrew Cheese & Charcuterie wagon will be back to expertly pair their cheeses with tasting flights. Live music too. 2-5 pm. Details.
  • Pindar Vineyards: Weekend Wine TourPeconic. Go 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. Includes a select tasting of five wines in the tasting room after the tour. 1-3 pm. Details.
  • Castello Di Borghese Vineyards: Winemaker's WalkCutchogue. Tour and tasting; starts at 1 pm. Details
  • Shinn Estates Vineyard & Farmhouse: Tours & Barrel TastingMattituck. Shine Estates offers a couple of ways to experience wine and wine making. Walk the vineyard with Barbara Shinn, Learn about sustainable, organic and Biodynamic winegrowing. Taste four wines. 1:30 to 2:30 pm, Details. Prefer to be indoors? Tour barrel center starting at 2:30, and sample Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot among others, plus cheeses. Details.
  • Harbes Orchard: Apple Picking & Corn Maze StartsSound Avenue. Check out all the varieties ripening this fall, easy for kids to pick too. 9 am-6 pm, Plus the Robin Hood Corn Maze too! Every weekend, 10 am-5:30 pm. Details.

Sunday 

  • Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard: Vine to Wine TourPeconic. Sannino offers the most comprehensive wine tour in the region during a 1.5 hr tour, or you can take any slice of it in a half hour session. Up first is the viticulture half hour, followed by a tour of the production facility, followed by the barrel seller tour. The tour will be given by owner and winemaker, Anthony Sannino. Tour includes wine tasting, cheese plate and special discounts. Reservations required. 1-2:30 pm, or 1-1:30, 1:30-2, 2-2:30. Details.
  • The Lenz WineryPeconic. The King Andrew Cheese & Charcuterie wagon will be back to expertly pair their cheeses with tasting flights. Live music too. 2-5 pm. Details.
  • Shinn Estates Vineyard & Farmhouse: ToursMattituck offers a couple of ways to experience wine and wine making. Walk the vineyard with Barbara Shinn, Learn about sustainable, organic and Biodynamic winegrowing. Taste four wines. 1:30 to 2:30 pm, Details. Prefer to be indoors? Tour the winery and barrel center starting at 2:30, also involving a taste of four wines. Details.
  • Harbes Orchard: Apple Picking & Corn Maze StartsSound Avenue. Check out all the varieties ripening this fall, easy for kids to pick too. 9 am-6 pm, Plus the Robin Hood Corn Maze too! Every weekend, 10 am-5:30 pm. Details.
  • Palmer Vineyards: Yoga in the VinesSound Avenue. Start the day right with an hour of yoga in the vines. 11 am-Noon. Details

Monday: Happy Labor Day!

  • The Lenz WineryPeconic. Local oysters by Harvest Moon Shellfish Co. paired with glass specials of the new release of sparkling 2012 Cuvée! pm. Details.
  • Harbes Orchard: Apple Picking & Corn Maze StartsSound Avenue. Check out all the varieties ripening this fall, easy for kids to pick too. 9 am-6 pm, Plus the Robin Hood Corn Maze too! Every weekend, 10 am-5:30 pm. Details.
Live Music

Friday

  • Perlman Music Program: Alumni Recital-Thomas Mesa, celloShelter Island. The 2016 winner of the Sphinx Competition Senior Division, Thomas is a soloist, chamber musician, teacher, and doctoral candidate at the Manhattan School of Music in New York City. 7:30 pm. Details.
  • Billy's by the BayGreenportTBA 4-8 pm. Details.
  • Claudio's Clam Bar, Greenport. Two Shows: Mike Taylor, 4 pm; DJ Dance Party 9:30 pm-1:30 am. Details
  • Sound View Restaurant Piano BarGreenportTom Damini, 7 pm. Details.
  • North Fork Roasting CoSouthold. Open Mic music. 6-9 pm. Details. 
  • Osprey's DominionPeconic. TJ Brown, 5-8 pm. Details
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingPeconicApril Rain, 6-9 pm. Details
  • The Lenz WineryPeconicThe Second Hands, 5-8 pm. Details.
  • Pindar: Sunset FridaysPeconicJen Kane on the wisteria deck 6-8 pm. Details
  • Touch of VeniceCutchogueTBA (on the garden patio, so weather permitting), 6-9 pm. Details
  • Old Mill InnMattituckAhmad Ali, 8-10 pm. Details
  • Diliberto Winery: Wine CafeJamesportTBA 6-8 pm. Details.
  • Palmer VineyardsSound AvenueTBA. 4-9 pm Details

Saturday 

  • Perlman Music Program: Alumni Recital-Mariella Haubs, violinShelter Island. As a soloist and chamber musician, Mariella has performed all over Europe and the United States in venues including Carnegie Hall, the Philharmonic Halls of Munich and Essen, the Herkulessaal in Munich and the Wiener Musikverein in Vienna. She is currently pursuing a Master's Degree at The Juilliard School, where she has been a student with Itzhak Perlman and Catherine Cho since 2009. 7:30 pm. Details.
  • Billy's by the BayGreenportTBA 4-8 pm. Details.
  • Claudio's Clam Bar, Greenport. Two shows: Copycat 2-6 pm, and Strecker, 10 pm-2 am. Details
  • Sound View Restaurant Piano BarGreenportDanny Keys, 6 pm. Details
  • Horton Point LighthouseSouthold. Black Pedals, concert on the lawn with Sound views. Rain location: Southold Presbyterian Church. 6 pm. Details.
  • Osprey's DominionPeconic. Como Brothers, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingPeconicPoints East, 5-8 pm. Details
  • The Lenz WineryPeconicGerry, Robin & Mark, 2-5 pm. Details.
  • RaphaelPeconicVanessa Trouble, 3-6 pm. Details.
  • PindarPeconic. Romeo's Dream, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Pugliese VineyardsCutchogueCameron Hart, 2-6 pm. Details.
  • Lieb CellarsCutchogueRobin Sidor, 4-6 pm. Details
  • Bridge LaneMattituckIan Petillo, 1-4 pm. Details
  • Laurel Lake Vineyards, LaurelNina Et Cetera, 1-5 pm. Details.
  • Diliberto Winery: Wine CafeJamesportTBA 6-8 pm. Details.
  • Clovis PointJamesportErin Chase, 1:30-5:30 pm. Details
  • Jason's VineyardJamesportTodd Grossman,  2-6 pm. Details
  • Sherwood House VineyardJamesportTBA, 2-6 pm. Details
  • Palmer Vineyards, Sound AvenueTBADetails

Sunday

Monday: Happy Labor Day!

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Friday

  • Greenport Gallery WalkMain Street. Six terrific galleries stay open late, offering refreshments too. Several shops stay open too. Every First Friday through December. 6-9 pm. Details.
  • Friday Night at the Movies: Captain Dave Berson, Greenport Theater. Captain Berson, Grand Marshal of the coming Maritime Festival, is the subject of a new film. "For one so full of opinions and talents, Dave can be self-effacing and modest but always determined to do the right thing.  ...he has chosen instead to share the screen with his “kids”. Those “kids” are the children of Greenport who will be the future of our community and the world.  He takes pride in their accomplishments, frets over their growing pains, and wills them to succeed while he stands in the background relishing their reflected glory. A loveable, sometimes controversial personality, David is the star of the film. 6-7:30 pm. Details.
  • Matinee Film: 45 Years, Mattituck-Laurel Library. "A married couple preparing to celebrate their wedding anniversary receives shattering news that promises to forever change the course of their lives." 12:30 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Exhibit: School Girls & Their SamplersAnn Currie-Bell House Gallery Southold. This exhibition tells the story of school girls in the past, as well as the needlework skills of other women over the years. Wed, Sat & Sun 1-4 pm. Details
  • Tour: The Old House, Cutchogue Village Green. Explore this jewel of the Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council, with a  Behind-the-Scenes Tour with James Grathwohl, Historian & Zach Studenroth, Director. 2 pm. Details.

Sunday

  • Talk: Women Secret Agents of WWIIFloyd Memorial Library Greenport. Illustrated talk about the extraordinary experiences of a group of “ordinary” young women who answered their country’s call to join the war movement and how they influenced the course of the war and how the war influenced the course of the wom- en’s lives and the lives of their descendent daughters. 3 pm Details.
  • Exhibit: School Girls & Their SamplersAnn Currie-Bell House Gallery Southold. This exhibition tells the story of school girls in the past, as well as the needlework skills of other women over the years. Wed, Sat & Sun 1-4 pm. Details
  • Art, Oysters & Champagne, New Suffolk Waterfront. Come to the waterfront for fresh, briny local oysters, savory hors d'oeuvres, champagne, North Fork wine, an art auction and more! This year's artwork will be displayed in the Fireplace Room of Case's Place, the newly restored Galley Ho. Enjoy taking a chance at the raffle drawing, and participate in a wonderful silent art auction! All proceeds go toward the continuing revitalization of the New Suffolk Waterfront property. Oysters provided by Oysterponds Shellfish Co., Peconic Gold, Inc., and Harvest Moon Shellfish Co. 5-7 pm. Details.
  • Exhibit Opening & Reception: Salt, Sand & Solitude, Jedediah Hawkins Inn JamesportSalt, Sand & Solitude, by Max Moran. 5-8 pm. Details.

Ongoing 

  • Greenport Harbor Brewing: Rock & Roll MachineGreenport. The artwork of Greenport native Tom Dash, including several new pieces. Working mainly with acrylic and collage, Dash’s output summons cultural images and icons to comment on societal issues, music and pop culture themes. His pieces often feature hot rods, motorcycles and models, filtered through grainy, washed-out neon colors. Open when the tasting room is. Through September 30.  Details.
  • Floyd Memorial Library: Some Photos of Greenport by Marty HeitnerGreenport. Through Sept. 7. Open when the library isDetails
  • Nova Constellatio GalleryGreenport. Exhibiting these paintings. Thurs-Sat 11-5, Sun 12-5. Details.
  • Sirens' Song Gallery, Greenport.  Sat-Mon. 12:30-6 pm. Details.
  • Gallery M.  Greenport. Open 11-7 Weekend Days.  Details.
  • South Street GalleryGreenport.  Fri-Mon, Noon-5 pm Details.   
  • Greenport TheaterGreenport.  Inheritance, photographs by Andrea Tese. Inheritance is on display through Wednesday, Sept. 7. Details
  • Kapell GalleryGreenportDaniel Hauben. Gorgeous new paintings of North Fork subjects. Details.
  • Southold LibrarySoutholdPaintings by the late Jim Murphy.  Open when the library isDetails.
  • Castello Di Borghese Vineyards, Cutchogue. View the new and vintage works offered for the Southold Historical Society's annual auction. Take a sneak peek of the work. Open when the tasting room 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. The gallery showcases local painters, sculptors, photographers, potters, jewelers, craft masters. Exhibit open 10 am- 5 pm. Details
  • Cutchogue Library GalleryCutchoguePaintings of Seascapes and Boats by Pat Feiler. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Alex Ferrone GalleryCutchoguePhoto-Technic II. Noted master printmaker, Dan Welden is exhibiting works he created using his own developed technique, Solarplate Etching. Photographers, Gerry Giliberti and Lois Youmans are including works of Gelatin Silver Chloride contact prints as well as Transfer prints on plaster, respectively. Through September 25. Th - Sun 11 am - 6 pm (5 pm Sundays); or by appointment. Details.
  • Mattituck-Laurel Library GalleryMattituck. In Our Own Backyard, Photos by Kathy Pasca, captured solely here on the North Fork, many of which were literally taken in her backyard in Mattituck. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Clovis Point WineryJamesport. Showing Nella Khanis. Experience of both American and Russian cultures bring a special quality to her artistic vision. She feels that she has a Russian accent in speech and visual art. Through August 20th. 11 am- 6pm. Details.
  • Rosalie Dimon GalleryJamesport. Works by Anne Johann & Bruce Gualtieri. Open Wed. - Sun., noon to 10 pm. Through November 3. Details 
  • William Ris Gallery East: Abstract WomenJamesport.  Anahi DeCanio, Marilyn Weiss, Martha McAllen and Anne Raymond are four talented artists in the Hamptons art scene, exhibiting at the new William Ris gallery inside the Sherwood House Vineyards tasting room. 4-8 pm. Details.

Mattituck Movie Theater Shows all week;  listings here.

History

Friday

  • Hallockville Museum FarmSound Avenue. Hallockville is comprised of 28 acres along with 19 historic houses, barns and outbuildings ranging from the mid-18th century Hallock Homestead to the Depression-era Cichanowicz Farmhouse. Visitors can tour the museum’s buildings, gardens and collections. Experience real farming in the museum’s fields and meet Hallockville’s friendly cows, sheep and chickens. Tours at 12:15, 1:15 and 2:15. Details.

Saturday 

  • Oysterponds Historical SocietyOrient. Exhibits at the Village House and the Schoolhouse, 2-5 pm. Details
  • Stirling Historical Society Museum of GreenportGreenport. The Museum is open 1-4 pm. Details.
  • Blacksmith's ShopGreenport. Watch old school metalwork. 11 am - 5 pm. Details.
  • Fire Fighter MuseumGreenport. The Fire Fighter is a famous and historic fireboat open for free tours Saturday and Sunday from 11 to 5. Details
  • Horton Point LighthouseSouthold. The Horton Point Lighthouse, originally laid out by George Washington, hosts a museum featuring nautical and maritime artifacts. Enjoy the views from the tower, and the “Tale of a Whale” display. Sat & Sun 11:30-4 pm. Details.
  • Southold Historical Society Museum ComplexSouthold. Tour several historic buildings, enjoy new exhibits including a Civil War banner and a Linotype Machine. 1-4 pm Details.
  • Anne Currie-Bell House Gallery: School Girls & Their Samplers, Southold. This exhibition tells the story of school girls in the past, as well as the needlework skills of other women over the years. Wed, Sat & Sun 1-4 pm. Details
  • Tour: The Old HouseCutchogue Village Green. Explore this jewel of the Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council, with a  Behind-the-Scenes Tour with James Grathwohl, Historian & Zach Studenroth, Director. 2 pm. Details.
  • Historic BuildingsCutchogue Village Green. The Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Society maintains several buildings and host tours. 1-4 pm. Details
  • Hallockville Museum FarmSound Avenue. Hallockville is comprised of 28 acres along with 19 historic houses, barns and outbuildings ranging from the mid-18th century Hallock Homestead to the Depression-era Cichanowicz Farmhouse. Visitors can tour the museum’s buildings, gardens and collections. Experience real farming in the museum’s fields and meet Hallockville’s friendly cows, sheep and chickens. Tours at 12:15, 1:15 and 2:15. Details.

Sunday 

  • Oysterponds Historical SocietyOrient. Exhibits at the Village House and the Schoolhouse, 2-5 pm. Details
  • Stirling Historical Society Museum of GreenportGreenport. The Museum is open 1-4 pm. Details
  • Fire Fighter MuseumGreenport. The Fire Fighter is a famous and historic fireboat open for free tours Saturday and Sunday from 11 to 5. Details
  • Horton Point LighthouseSouthold. The Horton Point Lighthouse, originally laid out by George Washington, hosts a museum featuring nautical and maritime artifacts. Enjoy the views from the tower, and the “Tale of a Whale” display. Sat & Sun 11:30-4 pm. Details.
  • Southold Historical Society Museum ComplexSouthold. Tour several historic buildings, enjoy new exhibits including a Civil War banner and a Linotype Machine. 1-4 pm Details.
  • Anne Currie-Bell House Gallery: School Girls & Their Samplers, Southold. This exhibition tells the story of school girls in the past, as well as the needlework skills of other women over the years. Wed, Sat & Sun 1-4 pm. Details.
  • Southold Indian MuseumSouthold. A rich collection of primarily Algonquin art and artifacts. Sunday 1-4:30 pm. Details.  
  • Historic BuildingsCutchogue Village Green. The Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Society maintains several buildings and host tours. 1-4 pm. Details.
Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Friday

Saturday 

  • Long Beach Bar "Bug" Lighthouse CruiseGreenport. The East End Seaport Museum cruises you out to Bug Light and gives you a tour. 4-6 pm. Details
  • StargazingCuster Institute Southold. The oldest observatory in Long Island shows you the heavens. 8 pm. Details
  • 27th annual Boy Scout Car Show, Peconic. Antique, steam, classic, collector, street rod, custom cars and trucks will be on display. 9 am-4 pm. Details.

Sunday

  • Open Air YogaSouthold. The Southold Historical Society hosts yoga instructors from The Giving Room to offer a introductory class in a beautiful setting. 8 am. Details
  • Art, Oysters & ChampagneNew Suffolk Waterfront. Come to the waterfront for fresh, briny local oysters, savory hors d'oeuvres, champagne, North Fork wine, an art auction and more! This year's artwork will be displayed in the Fireplace Room of Case's Place, the newly restored Galley Ho. Enjoy taking a chance at the raffle drawing, and participate in a wonderful silent art auction! All proceeds go toward the continuing revitalization of the New Suffolk Waterfront property. Oysters provided by Oysterponds Shellfish Co., Peconic Gold, Inc., and Harvest Moon Shellfish Co. 5-7 pm. Details.

Ongoing