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Harvest Apples & Pumpkins, Tour Historic Graves, Dance at Concerts, Hike Under the Full Moon

Headstone in Old Burying Ground is over 350 years old; take a guided burying old ground tour or work to restore headstones this weekend.

The Highlights

Friday October 14 - Sunday October 16

 

The weekend's weather is set for spectacular, so come pick apples, pumpkins, do a corn maze, take a full moon hike, explore historic graves, shop farm stands, stroll downtowns--be outside.

For indoor pleasures, enjoy an art opening, dozens of concerts, musical theater, wine tours & tastings, a book signing and more.

The Listings 

Friday October 14 - Sunday October 16

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

Food, Farm & Vineyard

Spooky Night (corn) Maze; Box Wine BBQ Party; Pop up shops; Barrel Tastings & more

Live Music

Dozens of concerts;in venues from historic halls to beautiful vineyards.

Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Greenport offers an art opening, a talk on falcons, the North Fork Community Theater stages First Date.

History

Victorian mourning rituals; old burying ground tour; gravestone restoration workshop.

Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Full moon hike; stargazing; old burying ground tour; gravestone restoration workshop.

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

  • Harbes Orchard: Spooky Night Maze, Sound Avenue. A new level of maze adventure with the suspenseful Spooky Night Maze. Bring your flashlights, friends & courage. 7-9:30 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.
  • Pindar: Pop Up Shop, Peconic. Browse DazzleBar Jewelry and Sonny & Dew Handmade Soaps while enjoying Pindar wine & live music. Noon-5 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.
  • Bridge Lane: 1st Annual Bridge Lane Box Wine BBQ!Mattituck. Live Music featuring Jon Divello & Chris Tedesco, BBQ with all the fixin’s catered by Crazy Fork, 6-9 pm. Details
  • Laurel Lake Vineyards: Author EventLaurel. New York Times bestselling author of Etched in Sand, Regina Calcaterra & her younger sister Rosie Maloney sign books and celebrate at the Girl Unbroken pre-release event, noon-2 pm. Details.
  • Harbes Orchard: Spooky Night Maze, Sound Avenue. A new level of maze adventure with the suspenseful Spooky Night Maze. Bring your flashlights, friends & courage. 7-9:30 pm. 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 

  • 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.
  • Lieb Cellars: Village Cheese Shop Pop UpCutchogue. Michael Affatato, owner of the Village Cheese Shop, will be hosting a pop-up shop in the wine library. Cheese, salumi and other snacks will be for sale, 1-5 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: 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.
Live Music

Friday

Saturday 

  • Poquatuck Hall, Orient. The Orient Express perform an evening of song and music in the historic hall. 7 pm. Details.
  • Perlman Music Program: Alumni RecitalShelter Island. Yves Dharamraj, cello, with pianist Philip Edward Fisher. 5 pm. Details
  • Perlman Music Program: Art ReceptionShelter Island. The artists of ArtSI host an opening reception. 6:30 pm. Details.
  • Billy's by the BayGreenportTBA 4-8 pm. Details
  • Duck Walk NorthSoutholdTBA. Details.
  • Osprey's DominionPeconic. Black and Sparrow, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingPeconicBangers and Mash, 5-8 pm. Details
  • The Lenz WineryPeconic. Bruce Gregory, 2-5 pm. Details.
  • PindarPeconic. Tommy Sullivan, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Pugliese VineyardsCutchogueNina Et Cetera, 2-6 pm. Details.
  • Lieb CellarsCutchogueCassandra House, 3-6 pm. Details
  • Cutchogue-New Suffolk Free Library: Woodwind Quartets Through the Ages, Cutchogue. Enjoy a journey of woodwind repertoire through the ages. Be swept away by exhilarating music from the Renaissance to the 20th century, anchored around the whimsical Francaix Quartet. Alyssa Greengrass - Flute, Eric Umble - Clarinet, Ellen Hindson - Oboe, Allison Nicotera - Bassoon. 2 pm. Details.
  • Old Mill InnMattituckThe Other Brothers, 8-10 pm. Details
  • Bridge Lane: 1st Annual Bridge Lane Box Wine BBQ!Mattituck. Live Music featuring Jon Divello & Chris Tedesco, BBQ with all the fixin’s catered by Crazy Fork, 6-9 pm. Details
  • Laurel Lake VineyardsLaurelSahara, 1-5 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 PointJamesportErin MacAndrew, 2-5 pm. Details
  • Jason's VineyardJamesportMichael Tesler,  2-6 pm. Details
  • Sherwood House VineyardJamesportTBA, 2-6 pm. Details
  • Martha Clara: Fall Concert Series, Sound Avenue Four Way Street, A Tribute to the Music of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. CSNY are best known for their beautifuly crafted vocal harmonies. Four Way Street has what it takes to deliver exactly what you would expect from a CSN&Y Tribute, from the softest ballads to the hardest rockers! 21+ only, tickets required. 7:30 pm. Details
  • Twin Stills Moonshine, Sound AvenueDouble A Blues Band, 3-6 pm. Details.
  • Palmer Vineyards, Sound AvenueTBADetails

Sunday

  • Perlman Music Program: Family, Music & FunShelter Island. The Perlman Music Program invites you to a fun-filled musical event for the whole family, with a taste of classical music, snacks and activities. Ideally suited for children ages 3-8, but all ages are welcome! 11:30 am. Details
  • Perlman Music Program: Works in Progress ConcertShelter Island. The Perlman Music Program’s exceptional students will present a free concert of classical masterworks. 2:30 pm. Details.
  • Billy's by the BayGreenport. TBA. 2-6 pm. Details.
  • Sound View Restaurant Piano BarGreenportDanny Keys, 6 pm. Details
  • Duck Walk NorthSoutholdTBA. Details.
  • Southold Free Library, SoutholdNew York Exceptions, Dave Scotti and his doo-wop band bring you back in time to your favorite oldies music from the 50s, 60s and 70s! You’ll want to get up and dance! 4-6 pm. Details.
  • Greenport Harbor BrewingPeconicChuck Colombo Quartet, 3-6 pm. Details
  • Osprey's DominionPeconic. Mangoes, 1-5 pm. Details
  • RaphaelPeconicChris Milletari, 1-4 pm. Details.
  • The Lenz WineryPeconicLauren Gerrard, 2-5 pm. Details.
  • PindarPeconicBob Carney, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Pugliese VineyardsCutchogueApril Rain, 1-5 pm. Details
  • Old Mill InnMattituckRobin Sidor, 3-6 pm. Details
  • Laurel Lake VineyardsLaurelGeorge Tebbit, 1-5 pm. Details.
  • Clovis PointJamesportBob Blatchley, 1:30-4:30 pm. Details
  • Jason's VineyardJamesportCraig Rose, 2-6 pm. Details
  • Twin Stills MoonshineSound AvenueKaitlyn Albert, 2-5 pm. Details.
Visual, Performing & Literary Arts

Friday 

  • Talk: The Falcons of North America and BeyondInlet Island County Park Greenport. Falcons are among the sleekest, most beautiful, fast and agile of all the birds of prey. Members of the family Falconidae, they are also one of the most widely distributed families of raptors in the world. Their ability to survive and thrive, in even the harshest of climates, is directly related to their effectiveness as a migrant and predator. This program will look at the birds of the family Falconidae, and discuss those things that make them unique from other raptors. Special attention will be given to the 6 falcons that occur in North America with a location, identification and status workshop on the 4 falcons that occur in our area. 7:30 pm. Details.
  • Matinee Film: Testament of YouthMattituck-Laurel Library. "A British woman recalls coming of age during World War I - a story of young love, the futility of war, and how to make sense of the darkest times." 12:30 pm. Details
  • North Fork Community Theater: First DateMattituck. First Date, a lighthearted musical comedy, chronicles a blind date between Aaron (who has never gone out with a stranger) and serial romancer Casey. As the funny and occasionally foul-mouthed show sings on, the ensemble cast comes to life as various characters from Aaron and Casey’s past — and possible future! 8 pm. Details.

Saturday

  • Art Opening and Reception: Twilight: Greenport Under Sapphire Skies, Floyd Memorial Library Greenport. Photographs in the 'blue hour' by Bill Stamatis, with live music by Bob Blank and refreshments. 3-5 pm. Details
  • Art and Craft Fair, Old Town Arts and Crafts Guild Cutchogue. Browse beautiful and useful items. 10 am- 5 pm. Details.
  • North Fork Community Theater: First DateMattituck. First Date, a lighthearted musical comedy, chronicles a blind date between Aaron (who has never gone out with a stranger) and serial romancer Casey. As the funny and occasionally foul-mouthed show sings on, the ensemble cast comes to life as various characters from Aaron and Casey’s past — and possible future! 8 pm. Details.

Sunday

  • North Fork Community Theater: First DateMattituck. First Date, a lighthearted musical comedy, chronicles a blind date between Aaron (who has never gone out with a stranger) and serial romancer Casey. As the funny and occasionally foul-mouthed show sings on, the ensemble cast comes to life as various characters from Aaron and Casey’s past — and possible future! 2:30 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.
  • Rosalie Dimon GalleryJamesport. Works by Anne Johann & Bruce Gualtieri. Open Wed. - Sun., noon to 10 pm. Through November 3. Details 
  • Martha Clara VineyardSound 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

  • Old Cutchogue Burying Ground: Gravestone Restoration Workshop, Cutchogue. Please join stone conservator Joel Snodgrass and Council director Zach Studenroth for this two-day, hands-on workshop at the Old Cutchogue Burying Ground. Treatments include: reattaching broken and fallen stones now vulnerable to mower damage, and injecting liquid grout into stones that are delaminating and likely to lose their unique epitaphs. 9 am -4 pm. Details.

Saturday 

  • Fire Fighter MuseumGreenport. The Fire Fighter is a famous and historic fireboat open for free tours Saturday and Sunday from 11 to 5. Details
  • 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
  • Old Cutchogue Burying Ground: Gravestone Restoration WorkshopCutchogue. Please join stone conservator Joel Snodgrass and Council director Zach Studenroth for this two-day, hands-on workshop at the Old Cutchogue Burying Ground. Treatments include: reattaching broken and fallen stones now vulnerable to mower damage, and injecting liquid grout into stones that are delaminating and likely to lose their unique epitaphs. 9 am -4 pm. Details.

Sunday 

  • 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 Indian MuseumSouthold. A rich collection of primarily Algonquin art and artifacts. Sunday 1-4:30 pm. Details.  
  • Old Cutchogue Burying Ground: TourCutchogue. Council director Zach Studenroth leads a tour of Cutchogue’s historic burying ground on the Main Road. One of Southold Town’s earliest sacred and historic sites, the Old Cutchogue Burying Ground preserves the remains of Cutchogue’s earliest settlers and headstones that demonstrate carving techniques, materials and artistry typical of the 18th and 19th centuries. The tour will focus on the challenges of maintaining and restoring this vulnerable site and the reasons for preserving it for future generations. 2-3 pm. Details.
Outdoors, Land, Sky & Sea

Friday

  • Talk: The Falcons of North America and BeyondInlet Island County Park Greenport. Falcons are among the sleekest, most beautiful, fast and agile of all the birds of prey. Members of the family Falconidae, they are also one of the most widely distributed families of raptors in the world. Their ability to survive and thrive, in even the harshest of climates, is directly related to their effectiveness as a migrant and predator. This program will look at the birds of the family Falconidae, and discuss those things that make them unique from other raptors. Special attention will be given to the 6 falcons that occur in North America with a location, identification and status workshop on the 4 falcons that occur in our area. 7:30 pm. Details
  • Old Cutchogue Burying Ground: Gravestone Restoration WorkshopCutchogue. Please join stone conservator Joel Snodgrass and Council director Zach Studenroth for this two-day, hands-on workshop at the Old Cutchogue Burying Ground. Treatments include: reattaching broken and fallen stones now vulnerable to mower damage, and injecting liquid grout into stones that are delaminating and likely to lose their unique epitaphs. 9 am -4 pm. Details.

Saturday 

  • StargazingCuster Institute Southold. The oldest observatory in Long Island shows you the heavens. 8 pm. Details
  • Old Cutchogue Burying Ground: Gravestone Restoration WorkshopCutchogue. Please join stone conservator Joel Snodgrass and Council director Zach Studenroth for this two-day, hands-on workshop at the Old Cutchogue Burying Ground. Treatments include: reattaching broken and fallen stones now vulnerable to mower damage, and injecting liquid grout into stones that are delaminating and likely to lose their unique epitaphs. 9 am -4 pm. Details.

Sunday

  • Hunters Full Moon Walk, Downs Farm Preserve Cutchogue. A Group for the East End naturalist leads a moonlit hike through the trails of Downs Farm Preserve. Learn the meaning of the hunters moon, unique animal adaptations and lunar legends, while listening for animal sounds along the way. Participants are encouraged to bring a flashlight/headlamp! 7:30-9:30 pm. Details.

Ongoing