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Fireworks! Revolutionary War Camp in Southold; Final First Friday on Love Lane

The Highlights

Friday October 7 - Monday Columbus Day October 10

This weekend is summer-full of fun and interesting things to do:

Friday night, enjoy the Greenport Gallery Walk, the Love Lane First Friday Fete, live music or an author talk at Diliberto Winery. Saturday buy a buoy for Stirling Historical Society, while enjoying food & live music; experience the Revolutionary War era by visiting a full regalia encampment; boogie down at disco night at Sound View; so much more. Sunday cap the season with a concert and fireworks at Peconic Landing... full listings below.

The Listings 

Friday October 7 -Monday Columbus Day October 10

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

Food, Farm & Vineyard

First Friday fun on Love Lane, Greenport Harbor Brewing & Little Creek Oysters team up, tours, tastings, music & authors in the vineyards

Live Music

Dozens of concerts; disco night too!

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Greenport Gallery Walk, authors talk, artist-decorated buoy auction, much more.

History

The marquee event is the Revolutionary War camp, but the weekend is important for another reason: many historic properties close for the season.

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Fireworks, gallery walk, First Friday street fun, birdwatching.

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

  • First Friday Fête, Love Lane. Enjoy our wonderful food, drinks and live music featuring Dan Reyburn as we bid "Farewell" to this popular tradition, till Spring of 2017. Bites, sips, & wonderful goods, block party style. 6-9 pm. Details.
  • Diliberto Winery: Author TalkJamesport. Frank Amoroso will discuss his book Dread The Fed. Arrive at 5:30 p.m. for wine and pizza before the talk. 7 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Stirling Historical Society: Buoy Auction and Gala, Hanff’s Boatyard Greenport. Bid on hand painted wooden buoys created by regional artists. All buoys were built by Joe Henry & Sons at Triangle Sea Sales. Artists use a variety of media and their rich imaginations to interpret their buoys.  Entry bid is $100. Food provided by Vanessa Mim’s I Cater 2 U, Music by Grant Werner. Oysters and Clams from Charlie Manwaring’s Southold Fish Market. 5-7 pm. Details.
  • One Woman Wines & Vineyards: Tasting Under the StarsSouthold.Enjoy an outdoor movie, a bonfire, s’mores, as well a telescope to view the night sky! Everything is lit by candlelight so as not to disturb your view of the stars (or planets!). Bring your own food & get ready for an absolutely memorable night! 6-10 pm. Details
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Palmer Vineyards: Harvest FestivalSound Avenue. Hay rides, live music & local, seasonal food by Chef Anna of Ocean 5 paired with Palmer wine. Every weekend through Oct. 30. Noon-6 pm. Details.

Sunday 

  • Greenport Harbor Brewing: 4th Annual Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. Oyster Festival, Greenport. The best Beer and Bivalves event on the East End! Live Music by Greenport favorites: The Daves. Oyster growers bring their best for your oyster slurping pleasure, with the best of Greenport's brews including this year's special Oyster Stout! Cornell Cooperative Extension will be on hand with a special mini workshop on eel grass restoration activities and more. Crafts for kids and Little Creek's 3rd Annual Oyster Shucking Competition with Amateur and Pro entries! Noon-6 pm. Details.
  • 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.
  • Castello Di Borghese Vineyards: Winemaker's WalkCutchogue. Tour and tasting; starts at 1 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.
  • Diliberto Winery: Barrel TastingsJamesport. Join winemaker Sal Diliberto for a tour of the winemaking facility, featuring a barrel tasting. After the tour, guests may enjoy a three-wine tasting in the tasting room. 11 am+. Details.
  • Palmer Vineyards: Harvest FestivalSound Avenue. Hay rides, live music & local, seasonal food by Chef Anna of Ocean 5 paired with Palmer wine. Every weekend through Oct. 30. Noon-5 pm. Details.

Monday

  • Lieb Cellars: 10th Annual Harvest PartyCutchogue. Special Harvest Flights – featuring berry samples, “just pressed” juice and finished wine with an optional cheese pairing; Live music by Jeff LeBlanc, a good ol’ fashion Grape Stomp! 1-4 pm. Details
Live Music

Friday

Saturday 

  • Billy's by the BayGreenportTBA 4-8 pm. Details
  • Stirling Historical Society: Buoy Auction and Gala, Hanff’s Boatyard Greenport. Bid on hand painted wooden buoys created by regional artists. All buoys were built by Joe Henry & Sons at Triangle Sea Sales. Artists use a variety of media and their rich imaginations to interpret their buoys.  Entry bid is $100. Food provided by Vanessa Mim’s I Cater 2 U, Music by Grant Werner. Oysters and Clams from Charlie Manwaring’s Southold Fish Market. 5-7 pm. Details.
  • Sound View Restaurant: Disco NightGreenport. Wear your '70s best, and hustle on down to boogie all night...10 pm-2 am. Details
  • Duck Walk NorthSoutholdTBA. Details.
  • Osprey's DominionPeconic. Hoodoo Loungers, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingPeconicPoints East, 5-8 pm. Details
  • The Lenz WineryPeconicTBA, 2-5 pm. Details.
  • PindarPeconic. Mark Eisemann, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Pugliese VineyardsCutchogueApril Rain, 2-6 pm. Details.
  • Lieb CellarsCutchogueJesse Barnes, 3-6 pm. Details
  • Bridge LaneMattituckIan Petiole, 1-4 pm. Details
  • The Village Cheese Shop, Love LaneStephanie Brown Quartet, 2-5 pm. Details.
  • Laurel Lake VineyardsLaurelJoe Hampton, 7-9:30 pm. Details
  • Diliberto Winery: Italian Opera Movie NightJamesport. Showing a different Italian Opera on the big screen every October Saturday. This week is Un Ballo in Maschera, 6 pm. Details.
  • Clovis PointJamesport. The Relicks, 2-5 pm. Details
  • Jason's VineyardJamesportTJ Brown,  2-6 pm. Details
  • Sherwood House VineyardJamesportTBA, 2-6 pm. Details
  • Palmer Vineyards, Sound AvenueTBADetails

Sunday

Monday

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Friday 

  • Greenport Gallery WalkGreenport. Featuring six artists and their galleries, including Cindy Pease Roe, Hector de Cordova, Nova Constallatio, South Street Gallery and Framers, The Sirens Song Gallery, and Greenport Harbor Brewing gallery. 2-6 pm.  Details.
  • Matinee Film: ConcussionMattituck-Laurel Library. "In Pittsburgh, an accomplished pathologist uncovers the truth about brain damage in football players who suffer repeated concussions in the course of normal play. ." 12:30 pm. Details
  • Author Talk: Dread the FedDiliberto Winery, Jamesport. Frank Amoroso will discuss his book Dread The Fed. Arrive at 5:30 p.m. for wine and pizza before the talk. 6-8 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Stirling Historical Society: Buoy Auction and Gala, Hanff’s Boatyard Greenport. Bid on hand painted wooden buoys created by regional artists. All buoys were built by Joe Henry & Sons at Triangle Sea Sales. Artists use a variety of media and their rich imaginations to interpret their buoys.  Entry bid is $100. Food provided by Vanessa Mim’s I Cater 2 U, Music by Grant Werner. Oysters and Clams from Charlie Manwaring’s Southold Fish Market. 5-7 pm. Details.
  • Author Talk: Memorials as Spaces of Engagement, Floyd Memorial Library Greenport. Karen A. Franck presents her work with a focus on memorials in Greenport & elsewhere. 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
  • Old Town Arts and Crafts Guild: Antiques Fair and Country Bake SaleCutchogue. Enjoy browsing and then explore downtown Cutchogue. 8 am-4 pm. Details.
  • Art Opening and Reception: International Juried Photographic Solarplate ExhibitionAlex Ferrone Gallery Cutchogue. Enjoy wine from Martha Clara Vineyards and light bites while viewing this amazing exhibit. Juror: Dan Welden, Master printmaker and developer of the Solarplate technique. Through November 13. Reception  6-8 pm. Details.
  • Emerging Artisan Fair, Mattituck-Presbetyrian Church. Discover something beautiful! 10 am-3 pm. Details

Sunday

  • 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.  

Ongoing 

  • Floyd Memorial Library: Art4UGreenport. Group show: Lisa Baglivi, Kaitlin Beebe, Joni Friedman, Garance, Mary Trentalange, Dena A. Zemsky. Through October 9. 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 GalleryGreenportNew Works by Megan Barron and Ron Barron.  Fri-Mon, Noon-5 pm Details.   
  • Kapell GalleryGreenportDaniel Hauben. Gorgeous new paintings of North Fork subjects. Details.
  • Southold LibrarySouthold. The works of Melissa Hyatt Desimone.  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. 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 GalleryCutchogueInternational Juried Photographic Solarplate Exhibition. Solarplate 2016 features works of original Solarplate etchings created from photographically based images.  Forty-eight works by national and international artists will be available in the exhibit.  Partial sales proceeds will benefit the Inspiration Plus Foundation - a charitable educational organization with the purpose of improving the lives of individuals of all ages through exposure to art, science, and music. Through November 13.  Th - Sun 11 am - 6 pm (5 pm Sundays); or by appointment. Details.
  • Mattituck-Laurel Library GalleryMattituckPamela Hodosky: A 30-Year Retrospective. Pamela Hodosky exhibits a compilation of her work since 1986, when she first exhibited at the Patchogue-Medford Library. It includes paintings, sculpture and mixed media representations of everyday experiences in the life of a working artist. 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 
  • Martha Clara Vineyard, Sound Avenue. Featuring the artwork of Laura Grace in the tasting room. Through Oct. 31.  Details.

Mattituck Movie Theater Shows all week;  listings here.

History

Friday

  • Hallockville Museum Farm: Mourning RitualsSound Avenue. This interactive tour explores the Victorian culture of mourning: the food, fashion, literature and bizarre mourning rituals. Can you decipher the mysterious the symbols of the Angel of Death? How long should a widow mourn and whatever should she wear? Hungry after the wake? A macabre treat will lift your spirits! Tour the Victorian-period interiors of the Homestead with Curator of Education and professional storyteller, Colette Gilbert. This tour will be offered at 12:15, 1:15 and 2:15. Details.

Saturday 

  • Last Weekend! Stirling Historical Society Museum of GreenportGreenport. The Museum is open 1-4 pm. Details.
  • Stirling Historical Society: Buoy Auction and Gala, Hanff’s Boatyard Greenport. Bid on hand painted wooden buoys created by regional artists. All buoys were built by Joe Henry & Sons at Triangle Sea Sales. Artists use a variety of media and their rich imaginations to interpret their buoys.  Entry bid is $100. Food provided by Vanessa Mim’s I Cater 2 U, Music by Grant Werner. Oysters and Clams from Charlie Manwaring’s Southold Fish Market. 5-7 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
  • Last Weekend! 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: Revolutionary War Encampment, Southold. Teleport back in time and spend the day with Revolutionary War patriot soldiers. Reenactors from the Third New York Regiment set up a living history encampment with everything soldiers would need as they travelled to join up with General Washington and his troops. Experience 18th-century camp life, including demonstrations of firearms, military drills, authentic muse and song, cooking demonstrations and other daily tasks. 10 am-4 pm. Details.
  • Last Weekend! 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.
  • Last Weekend! 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
  • Hallockville Museum Farm: Museum ToursSound Avenue. Homestead Tour: Tour the interior spaces of the 1765 Homestead, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the historic Homestead Barn. Learn about the Hallock family and the many facets of farming life on Sound Avenue. Early 1900’s Immigrant Farmer Tour: Tour the Cichanowicz Farmhouse, Trubisz House and Naugles Barn which combine to tell the story of the Eastern European immigrants that settled on the East End in the early 1900’s and began farming. The Cichanowicz Farmhouse depicts what life would have been like for the typical Polish farming family during the Great Depression, while the Trubisz House boasts a varied history. Tours takes about 45-50 minutes, offered 12:15, 1:15 and 2:15. Details.

Sunday 

  • 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
  • Last Weekend! 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. 11:30-4 pm. Details
  • Southold Historical Society: Revolutionary War EncampmentSouthold. Teleport back in time and spend the day with Revolutionary War patriot soldiers. Reenactors from the Third New York Regiment set up a living history encampment with everything soldiers would need as they travelled to join up with General Washington and his troops. Experience 18th-century camp life, including demonstrations of firearms, military drills, authentic muse and song, cooking demonstrations and other daily tasks. 10 am-4 pm. Details.
  • Last Weekend! 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.  
Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Saturday 

Sunday

  • Peconic Landing: End of Summer Celebration Fireworks & Concert, Greenport. The annual End of Summer celebration at Peconic Landing in Greenport. The forty-member Atlantic Wind Symphony, comprised of musicians from across Long Island, performs on the patio at Brecknock Hall at 6 pm. The concert will feature popular songs by George Gershwin, John Philip Sousa as well as well-known Broadway hits. It will also include a salute to Veterans and current service members. This year we will also recognize our local police, ambulance and volunteer fire department members. Fireworks will take off about 7:15, launched over Peconic Landing’s community pond. Guests are asked to bring a blanket and chairs to make the most of the event. Details.

Ongoing