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Harry Potter Day! Greenport Harbor Brewing Turns Seven, Music, Dancing & Arts Galore

Listings for Friday July 15 - Sunday July 17

The Southold Historical Society celebrates Harry Potter Day at Horton Point Lighthouse on Saturday morning; Saturday afternoon and eve Greenport Harbor Brewing celebrates turning seven with live music, food specials and beer releases. Strong's Marine continues its 4th Annual Sound of Summer Music Series on the water, but really, that's just one of a few dozen concerts. Line dance in the vines for a good cause at Laurel Lake; enjoy gallery talks, art receptions, an astronomy lecture, more.

The Highlights for Friday July 15 - Sunday July 17

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

Charity Galas & Festivals

This weekend, support good causes by line dancing in the vines, hanging out with firefighters over good food & live music, and dancing on the waterfront.

Food, Farm & Vineyard

Blend your own bottle of wine at Sannino; enjoy a pig roast at Palmer; explore the Italian Experience at Diliberto; Greenport Harbor Brewing's 7th Anniversary Party. Plus all the weekly tours and tastings.

Live Music

Dozens of concerts to pick from.

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Gallery talks and art receptions; a special arts & crafts show; an astronomy talk. Harry Potter Day!

History

Hallockville Museum Farm offers a Victorian Etiquette Tour; our many museums and historic properties are open for tours.

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Stargaze at Custer; head to the beach

Charity Galas & Festivals

Friday

  • Laurel Lake Vineyards: Dancing in the Vines, Laurel. This special event features line dancing, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and a great cause: PAC Animal Welfare Group. 6-9 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Orient Fire Department Fifth Annual Pig Roast, Orient. Tickets include dinner and beer, wine or soda.  Summer Breeze will entertain with live music. Support the volunteers who help keep us safe. 4-8 p.m. Details.
  • Southold Fire Department Seafood Bash, Southold. Tickets include all you can eat seafood, live music. Support the volunteers who help keep us safe. 7-11 pm. Details.
  • Moonlight and Country on the Waterfront, New Suffolk. A hip, country-casual, summer evening at Case's Place in the newly restored Galley Ho. As the moon rises, enjoy a down-home, country supper, Southern-style hors d'oeuvres, plenty of good country music and lots more. All proceeds go toward the continuing revitalization of the New Suffolk Waterfront property. 6:30 - 9:30 pm. Details.
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

  • The Old Field: Tasting by the Bay, Southold. Sit and taste wines with the winemaker/owner overlooking the only Bay, at the only Bay-front vineyard.  Discuss growing techniques, winemaking, and history of this almost 100 year old family farm. Only 8 people per seating; two seatings, Noon and 3 pm. Tickets & Details

Saturday

  • The Old Field: Tasting by the Bay, Southold. Sit and taste wines with the winemaker/owner overlooking the only Bay, at the only Bay-front vineyard.  Discuss growing techniques, winemaking, and history of this almost 100 year old family farm. Only 8 people per seating; two seatings, Noon and 3 pm. Tickets & Details
  • Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard: Vine To Wine TourPeconic. Be a part of the most comprehensive wine tour in the region, which includes mini viticulture, winemaking techniques and barrel cellar experiences. This 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. This tour can also be done in three half hour segments: Viticulture TourProcessing Facility TourBarrel Cellar Tour, at 1, 1:30 and 2. Details.
  • Greenport Harbor Brewing: 7th Anniversary PartyPeconic. Beer Releases, Live music by Noiz and The Glazes, food specials. 3-8 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.
  • 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: Pig Roast, Sound Avenue. First and South of Greenport brings its delicious food & pig roasting skills to the beautiful Palmer Vineyard. It's a lunch extravaganza. 12-6 pm. Details.

Sunday 

  • The Old Field: Tasting by the Bay, Southold. Sit and taste wines with the winemaker/owner overlooking the only Bay, at the only Bay-front vineyard.  Discuss growing techniques, winemaking, and history of this almost 100 year old family farm. Only 8 people per seating; two seatings, Noon and 3 pm. Tickets & Details
  • Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard: Winemaker for a Day; VIP Blending SessionPeconic. At Sannino Bella Vita Vineyard, you have the opportunity to be a winemaker for a day. With this exclusive session, you and your guest will have the chance to learn how to blend a custom bottle of wine as you learn about life as a vintner. 12-3 pm. 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: Italian Experience Series: Songs of ItalyJamesport. Famed accordionist Michael Giordano plays the most popular Italian songs, as well as songs made popular by Italian-American singers. He is joined by Salvatore Diliberto and some of the staff of Diliberto Winery in an Italian songfest. Noon-2 pm. Details
  • Palmer Vineyards: Sunday BrunchSound Avenue. Mimosas, fresh juices, locally sourced dishes by Chef Anna and & Oceans 5. 11 am-3 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
Live Music

Friday

  • Perlman Music Program: Open Chorus RehersalShelter Island. Maestro Patrick Romano invites you to attend an open rehearsal with the women and girls of the PMP Chorus on the Shelter Island campus, 5 pm. Details.
  • Perlman Music Program: Works in Progress Concert,  Shelter Island. Students of The Perlman Music Program's Summer Music School present varied programs of classical masterworks. 7:30 pm. Details.
  • Billy's by the BayGreenportRick Rempe. 4-7 pm. Details
  • Claudio's Clam Bar, GreenportDJ 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. Firefly, 5-8 pm. Details
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingPeconicThe Como Brothers, 6-9 pm. Details
  • The Lenz Winery: Bastille Day Party!, Peconic. Food, wine & live music from Southold Slim. 5-8 pm. Details.
  • Pindar: Sunset FridaysPeconicJen Kane on the wisteria deck 6-8 pm. Details
  • Touch of VeniceCutchogueTBA, 6-9 pm. Details
  • Old Mill InnMattituckSatchel Boogie, 8-10 pm. Details
  • Laurel Lake Vineyards: Dancing in the Vines, Laurel. This special event features line dancing, hors d'oeuvres, wine, and a great cause: PAC Animal Welfare Group. 6-9 pm. Details.
  • Palmer VineyardsSound AvenueTBA. 4-9 pm Details

Saturday 

  • Perlman Music Program: Works in Progress ConcertShelter Island. The Perlman Music Program’s exceptional students will present a free concert of classical masterworks. 7 pm. Details.
  • Billy's by the BayGreenportRomeo's Dream. 3-6 pm. Details.
  • Claudio's Clam Bar, Greenport. Two shows: Next Level 2-6 pm, and Ready in 10, 10 pm-2 am. Details
  • Sound View Restaurant Piano BarGreenportDanny Keys, 6 pm. Details.
  • Osprey's DominionPeconic. BackTrax, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Greenport Harbor Brewing: 7th Anniversary PartyPeconic. Beer Releases, Live music by Noiz and The Glazes, 3-8 pm. Details
  • The Lenz WineryPeconicTBA, 2-5 pm. Details.
  • PindarPeconic. Mark Eisemann, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Pugliese VineyardsCutchogueAllyson Faith, 1-5 pm. Details.
  • Lieb CellarsCutchogue. Jesse Barnes, 4-6 pm. Details
  • Castello Di Borghese VineyardsCutchogue. Groupmuse; Brett and Katie offer world class chamber music. 5-7 pm. Details
  • Four Doors Down, MattituckThe Grand Central. 8 pm-Midnight. Details
  • Bridge LaneMattituckThe Second Hands, 1-4 pm. Details
  • Strong's Water Club: 4th Annual Sound of Summer Music Series, Mattituck. Southbound. Enjoy live music outdoors on the lawn, and enjoy the sunset at Strong's Water Club. Food and beverages available from Pace's Dockside -- and the tiki bar is open! 4-8 pm. Details.
  • Jason's VineyardJamesportGeorge Barry,  2-6 pm. Details
  • Clovis PointJamesportThe Earthtones, 1:30-5:00 pm. Details 
  • Diliberto Winery: Italian Experience Series: Songs of ItalyJamesport. Famed accordionist Michael Giordano plays the most popular Italian songs, as well as songs made popular by Italian-American singers. He is joined by Salvatore Diliberto and some of the staff of Diliberto Winery in an Italian songfest. Noon-2 pm. Details
  • Diliberto Winery: The Wine CafeJamesportTBA 6-8 pm. Details.
  • Sherwood House VineyardJamesportTBA, 2-6 pm. Details
  • Palmer VineyardsSound AvenueTBADetails

Sunday

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Friday

  • Matinee Film: TrumboMattituck-Laurel Library. "In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood’s top screenwriter, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs." 12:30 pm. Details
  • Art Reception: Photographer Miranda Gatewood, Mattituck-Laurel Library. Meet her and view her show “In Motion” on exhibit through the end of July in the Library’s Art Gallery. Refreshments. 5-7 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Artist Talk & Reception: Inheritance, Greenport Theater.  Photographs by Andrea Tese. Inheritance is on display through Wednesday, Sept. 7. the artist talk will be from 5 to 6 p.m. with the reception to follow from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Details.
  • Harry Potter Day!, Horton Point Lighthouse Southold. Enjoy a morning of fun and frolic “honoring” Harry Potter and his friends. Featuring games, activities, snacks and music that are based on experiences at Hogwarts! Jody Revenson, an author who has written extensively about the Harry Potter films, will lead participants in games and activities. Come in costume; wear the colors of your favorite house! Organized by the Southold Historical Society. 10 am-1 pm. Details.
  • Exhibit: Dead Man's Cove: 10 Shipwrecks & One LighthouseReichert Gallery Southold. Tragedies at sea and the navigational dangers of the area surrounding Horton Point have been documented since the early 1800's. This exhibition showcases the stories about 10 vessels that encountered trouble on the Long Island Sound. The exhibition answers: Who was in command? Who made up the crew? What was it like to be a passenger on one of these fateful voyages? 1-4 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
  • Astronomy Talk: Brookhaven National Laboratory Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, Custer Observatory Southold. Steve Bellavia presents the telescope project, followed by stargazing. Talk at 7-7:45 pm. Details.
  • Old Town Arts & Crafts Guild: Special Exhibits & Sale, Cutchgoue. Fine art, photography, pottery, jewelry, more. Rain date Sunday 10 am- 5 pm. Details.

Sunday

Ongoing 

  • Greenport Harbor Brewing: Cultivated RealitiesGreenport. Corey Solinger and Katie Grove. Showing for the first time together, Solinger and Grove’s mixed media pieces each combine fascinating objects from nature with both real and imagined landscapes to create evocative images. The individual realities they have created through their imagery, along with a clever combination of found materials and painting, produces an imaginative and innovative atmosphere for the viewer. Open when the tasting room is. Through July 31.  Details.
  • Floyd Memorial Library: New Paintings by Michael HarveyGreenport. Michael Harvey’s artwork- paintings, books, films and videos- have been shown in galleries, museums, and in international exhibitions. Through August 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.
  • Southold LibrarySouthold. Photographic Artist Robert T. Bloom’s scenic Long Island seascapes and landscapes. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Castello Di Borghese Vineyards, CutchoguePomme© by Artist Robert Perez. 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 GalleryCutchogue. Paintings by Amy Worth. Open when the library isDetails.
  • Alex Ferrone GalleryCutchogueAbstraction. The Abstraction Exhibit brings an unconventional visual presentation from three regional artists - Scott Farrell, Christine Matthäi, and Alex Vignoli. Having pulled elements from everyday scenes, each artist then created new images that take us away from the original setting, and leave us with little or no representational reference to the initial view. Wine & cheese. 6-8 pm. Details. Through August 7. Th - Sun 11 am - 6 pm (5 pm Sundays); or by appointment. Details.
  • Mattituck-Laurel Library GalleryMattituckIn Motion, Photos by Miranda Gatgewood. A semi-abstracted exploration of things viewed from moving vehicles in a collection of color and black and white photographs. The shallow depth of field creates a haunting, dreamlike lack of clarity in the distance, but a strange intimacy with objects that are quickly passing in the foreground.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 Valerie Zeman & Harold Nadeau. Open Wed. - Sun., noon to 10 pm. Through July 27. Details.
  • Martha Clara Vineyards: Artist in ResidenceSound Avenue. In the Wine Club Barn, view  the work of Patrick O'Leary. In the main tasting room, view the work of Laura Pashayan. Through July 31. Details.

Mattituck Movie Theater Shows all week;  listings here.

History

Friday

  • Hallockville Museum Farm: Victorian Etiquette TourSound Avenue. If you marveled at the code of conduct on the popular “Downtown Abbey” show, come along with Miss Manners, who will teach you the p’s and q’s of proper etiquette and what polite society of yesteryear was really all about! Have fun on this interactive tour of all ages, where you get to play a character and join in the fun. 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
  • 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.
  • Reichert Gallery Exhibit: Dead Man's Cove: 10 Shipwrecks & One LighthouseSouthold. Tragedies at sea and the navigational dangers of the area surrounding Horton Point have been documented since the early 1800's. This exhibition showcases the stories about 10 vessels that encountered trouble on the Long Island Sound. The exhibition answers: Who was in command? Who made up the crew? What was it like to be a passenger on one of these fateful voyages? 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.
  • Horton Point LighthouseSouthold. Built in 1857, this lighthouse is home to a nautical museum and a beautiful park. Visit our newest exhibit on Oysters on the North Fork. Bring a picnic and enjoy the spectacular view of Long Island Sound and Connecticut from our eight-acre park. Descend 120 steps to the beach or walk the nature trail. Weather permitting, there are front porch craft demonstrations on Sunday afternoons. There will also be special events throughout this special summer. Concerts are occasionally held in the summer. Sat, Sun. 11:30 am - 4 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
  • 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.
  • Hortons Point LighthouseSouthold. Built in 1857, this lighthouse is home to a nautical museum and a beautiful park. Visit our newest exhibit on Oysters on the North Fork. Bring a picnic and enjoy the spectacular view of Long Island Sound and Connecticut from our eight-acre park. Descend 120 steps to the beach or walk the nature trail. Weather permitting, there are front porch craft demonstrations on Sunday afternoons. There will also be special events throughout this special summer. Concerts are occasionally held in the summer. Sat, Sun. 11:30 am - 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

Saturday 

  • "Bug Light" Lighthouse Cruise & TourGreenport. Tour one of the very few offshore lighthouses people can visit.  Ticket includes a narrated tour and round-trip boat ride to the lighthouse. The guest narrator/guide for this cruise is Yvonne Lieblein, a Greenport native who will share her personal Bug Light stories and memories along with the history of her favorite lighthouse. 4-6 pm. Details
  • StargazingCuster Institute Southold. The oldest observatory in Long Island shows you the heavens. 8 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.

Ongoing

  • Orient Beach State ParkOrient Point, offers a huge range of outdoor activities, including canoeing, hiking, paddle boarding, and swimming. Details.
  • Wickham's Fruit Farm: U-PickCutchogue. Currently picking Strawberries. Mon-Sat. 9 am- 4 pm. Details.
  • Patty's Berries & Bunches: U-PickMattituck. Currently picking Strawberries and Snap Peas. 9 am - 5:30 pm. Details.