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From Riverhead to Orient to Montauk

The Eastern End of Long Island, New York City’s backyard beach getaway, offers a variety of fun activities for all ages and interests. From Riverhead to Greenport to Montauk, there are the Hamptons, North Fork farms and vineyards, breweries, scenic beaches, and stunning views. From tall ship festivals to music festivals to drag racing events, to the Long Island Aquarium, Splish Splash, and the Parrish Art Museum, there’s something for everyone.

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Mother’s Day Brunch at the Sea Star Ballroom & Long Island Aquarium

Create treasured memories with a beautiful Mother’s Day Brunch in our spectacular Sea Star Ballroom. Complete your day with a visit to the Aquarium (before or after your brunch session), your all-day admission is included with the brunch fee. Seatings at: 10am • 12pm • 2pm •4pm $77.57* (adults 13+) • $41.39* (3-12) • $10.35* …

All Aboard! 190 years of the Long Island Railroad

The Long Island Railroad received its first charter in 1834—190 years ago! Just ten years later, the railroad’s Main Line was completed in 1844, connecting Brooklyn to Greenport and deeply transforming life on Long Island. Southampton History Museum has partnered with the Long Island Railroad Museum to recognize these milestones with a special exhibition of objects from …

Free Lecture: “An Historic Timeline of Food” with Diane Schwindt

Historic Cook Diane Schwindt will discuss “An Historic Timeline of Food” for the next lecture in Southold Historical Museum’s free winter series, Saturday, March 9, at 11am at Southold Town Recreation Center. Diane Schwindt will take the audience on a journey to learn about the evolution of food. She will explain the advancements and improvements …

Southern Rockfest at The Suffolk

Celebrating the Music of The Allman Brothers Band & Lynyrd Skynyrd Writing another chapter in the legacy of The Allman Brothers Band, A Brother’s Revival – led by former Allman Brothers bassist David “Rook” Goldflies joined by Chris Anderson (former member of The Outlaws) and Mike Kach (former member of Dickey Betts and Great Southern) – brings the music of the Allman Brothers to life every time they step on …

Beck-Ola: Celebrating The Music of Jeff Beck at The Suffolk

A Career Retrospective of Jeff Beck’s Music Lead by Grammy Nominated & Boston Music Hall of Fame guitarist Johnny A. (Yardbirds, Peter Wolf, Bobby Whitlock) also features vocalist Mike Gill (Livesay, Beyond Purple), drummer Marty Richards (J. Geils Band, Joe Perry Project, Duke Robillard), bassist Dean Cassell (Susan Tedeschi, John Cafferty, and the Beaver Brown …

HarborFrost in Sag Harbor

HarborFrost is a celebration of winter in Sag Harbor highlighting two extreme elements—fire and ice! Featuring live ice carving demonstrations, ice sculptures along Main Street, live music performances and indoor children’s activities. The festivities culminate with the stunning Fireworks by Grucci display off the end of Long Wharf. There’s something for everyone! Spend the day …

Seal Walks at Cupsogue Beach

Over 31,900 seal encounters at Cupsogue Beach since 2006. Join us at Cupsogue Beach for our 19th year there. Observe, photograph, and learn about Long Island’s seals. The walks are suitable for children and are approximately 1.25 miles round trip and take about 1 to 1.5 hours. The paths we take are not stroller-friendly. Reservations …

Casablanca at The Suffolk

A Special Valentine’s Day Weekend Event! Join us for a special screening of the timeless classic Casablanca for Valentine’s Day weekend! Set the mood with the iconic romance of Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, surrounded by the enchanting ambiance of love, intrigue, and unforgettable moments. Go back in time to a world of passion and …

Reflextions Riverhead

Reflextions Riverhead, Art in The Park, is a walkable, interactive experience for visitors located in Milton L Burns Park  on Peconic Ave in Downtown Riverhead. A scenic setting – Reflextions utilizes and showcases the riverfront park to create a free, accessible public art space.

Reflextions Riverhead

Reflextions Riverhead, Art in The Park, is a walkable, interactive experience for visitors located in Milton L Burns Park  on Peconic Ave in Downtown Riverhead. A scenic setting – Reflextions utilizes and showcases the riverfront park to create a free, accessible public art space.

Reflextions Riverhead

Reflextions Riverhead, Art in The Park, is a walkable, interactive experience for visitors located in Milton L Burns Park  on Peconic Ave in Downtown Riverhead. A scenic setting – Reflextions utilizes and showcases the riverfront park to create a free, accessible public art space.

Riverhead Cardboard Boat Race

Get crafty and start paddling! With just cardboard and some duct tape, create your vessel to see how far you can make it down the Peconic River. [rain date August 10, 2024] The Riverhead Cardboard Boat Race is one of summer’s most exciting events along the Peconic Riverfront! Races of various categories include the Youth …

Hallockville Country Fair

The Hallockville Country Fair is a North Fork tradition! Come celebrate the rich folk arts and agricultural heritage in a true old-fashioned country fair atmosphere. The Fair features family-friendly activities for all ages to spend the day enjoying including: Tractor Pulls & Hayride (provided by our neighbor LIAPA)Vendors selling handcrafted waresFarm AnimalsHistoric Tours through Hallock Homestead & …

Fleece & Fiber Festival at Hallockville Museum Farm

Hallockville Museum Farm Fleece & Fiber Festival features fiber artisans sharing handmade and authentic works for sale, shearing demonstrations, exceptional four-legged guests, special fiber-focused tours of the Hallock Homestead, and more!

Winter Watershed Walk Series

Join Peconic Baykeeper and Peconic Estuary Partnership in the second year of our Winter Watershed Walk Series! This year’s series features four new and different locations around the Peconic Estuary.  We are hitting the trails again this winter to explore some of the beautiful locations around the Peconic Estuary. This is a great chance to …

3rd Annual Southold Winterfest

Southold WinterFest is FREE to all residents and visitors, it will include exhibits and displays of local businesses and organizations as well as entertainment, free food and beverages, activities for adults and children, special events and prizes, such as:   And much more! Raindate 02/18/2024

Winter Ride Through the Vines at RGNY

Join us this winter for a cozy, horse-drawn ride around our vines! Learn about Long Island’s terroir and our own minimal-intervention approach as you sip on some warm Mexican hot chocolate.  Return to the tasting room to warm up with a flight of your choice and our tasty RG|MX cheese board! This 2-hour experience includes: 

Winter Watershed Walk Series

Join Peconic Baykeeper and Peconic Estuary Partnership in the second year of our Winter Watershed Walk Series! This year’s series features four new and different locations around the Peconic Estuary.  We are hitting the trails again this winter to explore some of the beautiful locations around the Peconic Estuary. This is a great chance to …

Winter Market in Riverhead

East End Food Market is on the move this winter! Starting January 13, 2024, we are opening the market at Twin Fork Beer Co. in Riverhead while our building finishes construction. Shop the market every Saturday from 9:00am – 2:00pm with your favorite farm, food, craft and beverage vendors and stick around for beer on …

Annual Groundhog Day Celebration

Join “Sam Champion,” STAR Foundation groundhog (named after the TV weather anchor) as he makes his 2024 prediction! Will we have an early spring or six more weeks of winter? Quogue Wildlife Refuge guest speakers and activities Groundhog Day movie showing Hot chocolate and groundhog-themed treats Take home a limited-edition Quogue Library mug And more!


Winter Jazz returns to the Parrish for a performance and CD Release by the Gregory Lewis Organ Monk Trio, co-presented with Hamptons Jazz Fest. Virtuoso organist, pianist, and composer Gregory Lewis is a highly accomplished mainstay in New York City’s jazz, blues, and funk scenes. Deeply committed to discovering his musical language through specific jazz …

Taylor Dayne at The Suffolk

3X Grammy Nominated American Pop Icon! With a career spanning three decades, Taylor Dayne‘s groundbreaking debut single “Tell It To My Heart” turned her into an overnight international star in 1987. She followed the smash hit with seventeen Top 20 singles over the course of her three-decade career, including Number Ones “Love Will Lead You …

Journeyman at The Suffolk

The Only Nationally Touring Tribute to Eric Clapton Fronted by Shaun Hague (Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Amos Lee, John Waite), Journeyman has become the #1 tribute to Clapton in a very short amount of time. With over 50 years of music to choose from, Journeyman covers it all – “Layla”, “Badge”, “The Core”, “White Room”, “Lay …

Santa Visits Sag Harbor

Meet at the Windmill on Long Wharf as we welcome Santa on a firetruck.  Santa will be giving a ride down Main Street courtesy of the Sag Harbor Fire Department, with visits and photo ops taking place in the windmill from 1-3pm. WLNG will be joining the Sag Harbor Chamber broadcasting music from the rolling roadcaster parked …

Southampton “It’s a Wonderful Village”

11:30 am – 3:30 pm Nostalgic Electric Train Ride15 W Main Street (Behind Hildreth’s Outdoor Store) 1:30 pm -3:30 pm Santa at the Chamber76 Main Street 2:00 pm- 4:00 pm Holiday CarolersStrolling throughout the Village


Help us light up Sag Harbor with the spirit of the season! The festivities start at 4:15 on Long Wharf at the Bay Street Theater courtyard with holiday music by Sarah Conway and the Playful Souls. The Dickens Carolers will join in and the tree lighting will take place at approximately 5pm. Music and celebration will end …

2023 Greenport Shellabration

Tickets on sale NOW! Greenport Village to Host Cornell Cooperative Extension Marine Program’s 12th Annual Shellabration! Shellabration is back! The culinary event of the season will return to Greenport Village on December 2-3, 2023, from Noon-4pm each day. Participants gain access to Greenport’s finest establishments to enjoy local shellfish, wine and beer pairings during a …

11TH ANNUAL WOODEN WONDERLAND: Holiday Craft Show & Sale!

Our annual family-friendly event will feature handmade wooden items as well as other local artisans’ wares. Features include holiday art & crafts, ornaments, home décor, rustic Santas and gnomes, unique handmade carvings, handmade candles and soaps, hats, and scarves, wreaths, pottery, clothing, and more! There will be something for everyone on your holiday gift list! …

Santa Day in Mattituck

After many years of Santa Day at the Mattituck Shopping Center, we have teamed up with the Mattituck Parks Department and moved Santa Day to it’s new location to Mattituck Veteran’s Memorial Park’s Recreation Center! The fun starts at Noon with Hot Dogs, Ice Cream, Candy, and Hot Chocolate. There will be indoor games and lots …

Jamesport tree lighting and holiday celebration

Jamesport will celebrate the holidays with a tree lighting, Christmas caroling and a visit from Santa on Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m., hosted by the Jamesport Fire Department and the Greater Jamesport Civic Association. Free hot chocolate served by Duffy’s Deli and the Treatery. photo courtesy of Riverhead Local

Christmas at the Lodge

Join us for a spectacular afternoon of music, dance, and holiday cheer as the Riverhead High School Performing Arts Groups present “Christmas at the Lodge.” Featuring the incredible talent of the RHS Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, Chamber Choir, Riverhead String Quartet, and Advanced Guitar Class, this magical show will transport you to a winter wonderland …

Last Child at The Suffolk

A Tribute To The Music Of Aerosmith Feel that Sweet Emotion as Last Child takes on one of music’s most explosive bands. Playing to rave reviews, audiences are heralding them as the best on the scene when it comes to presenting epic renditions of megahits and fan favorites. Last Child brings all of the energy …

New Year’s Eve Gala in the Grand Ballroom at East Wind

$155 All-inclusive per person -OR- $595 – OVERNIGHT per couple all inclusive Ring in the New Year 2024 with East Wind! 5 Hours Premium Bar Service ~ Passed Hors D’Oeuvres ~ Hot & Cold Buffet ~ Champagne Toast at Midnight ~ Live Simulcast of Times Square ~ Party Hats, Noisemakers, Horns ~ Live DJ Entertainment with Long Island Sound Entertainment – Tickets are …

Christmas Eve Dinner at Desmond’s

Celebrate Christmas Eve with Desmond’s where you can enjoy a carefree  dinner with your family to ring in the holidays! $64.95 Per Person + Tax & Gratuity Three Courses Prix Fixe. – CLICK HERE FOR MENU Seating Available 4 – 9pm Call 631-846-2335 for Reservations

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Desmond’s

Join us for a quiet New Year’s Eve Dinner with the entire family before ringing in the New Year with an exquisite 3 course prix fixe dinner! $64.95 per person + Tax & Gratuity Three Course Prix Fixe – CLICK HERE FOR MENU Call 631.846.2335 to reserve.

End Up Here! Nov 24 Weekend

Holiday Magic in Our East End Communities
The beginning of the holiday season heralds a magical transformation as communities come alive with festive spirit. Streets adorned with twinkling lights and storefronts dressed in holiday hues create a picturesque scene. From the first notes of familiar carols playing in the background to the scent of freshly baked gingerbread wafting through the air, there’s a palpable sense of anticipation and joy.

Free Fallin at The Suffolk

The Ultimate Tom Petty Concert Experience Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers are one of the biggest chart toppers in rock history, amassing dozens of hits and performing sold-out shows for four decades. Minneapolis-based Free Fallin, The Tom Petty Concert Experience has successfully toured the country since 2007 and played before thousands of fans at many festivals, fairs, venues, …

ZBTB at The Suffolk

The Premier Tribute To The Chart-Topping Zac Brown Band! Not only does ZBTB capture the sound and creativity of the Zac Brown Band but they bring a similar atmosphere of family to their shows while engaging the audience in a way that is all their own. From the Zac Brown Band’s 2008 breakout hit “Chicken …

Dervish at The Suffolk

Described By the BBC as “An Icon of Irish Music” Featuring some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians, fronted by one of the country’s best-known singers Cathy Jordan, Dervish was the recipient of the BBC‘s prestigious lifetime achievement award in 2019. Performing around the world for over 30 years, Dervish has accompanied the Irish President on …

Riverhead Tree Lighting

Holiday fun for all ages and your animals! There will be events from the Paws & Claus Pet Parade to the Goat on a Boat Puppet show & crafts!

Art Afternoon with Tony Valderrama

For Kindergarten to 6th Grade Join local artist Tony Valderrama for an afternoon of creativity and winter-themed art! This is an independent program; please note that parents/guardians must stay on the property for the duration of the program. Registration is required as space is limited.

Santa at the Lighthouse in Montauk

Come and meet Santa Claus and have your picture taken with him at the Montauk Point Lighthouse!  Free hot chocolate, courtesy of Hampton Coffee.  Don’t miss it!  Sunday, November 26th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m

Montauk Point Seal Hikes

Experience seals in their natural environment! The New York State For Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that Montauk Point State Park will host a series of hikes to observe wintering seals. Beginning in November and continuing through April 2024, a State Park naturalist will lead visitors on a scenic …

Knitting Circle

Learn how to knit with instructor Carmen Rice or be assisted on a project you have started. Enjoy a relaxing hour of fun and socializing. Registration required as space is limited.

Historic Holidays at Hallockville

Hallockville Museum Farm, an authentic, preserved 28-acre North Fork farm homestead, invites visitors to experience old-fashioned holiday traditions during the Historic Holidays at Hallockville open house on Sunday, December 3, from 12:00 – 3:30 p.m. Costumed docents will lead tours of historic homes at Hallockville, while sharing stories of past holiday celebrations. The Hallock Homestead, …

The East End Merry Market

Join the largest indoor gift market in the area, sponsored by the Riverhead Business District! Stay warm while you find your perfect gifts. The market is held on the EEA campus on two consecutive weekends, with a variety of vendors each week. Enjoy the Riverhead Town Square Tree Lighting on 12/2 and the Holiday Parade …

The North Fork TV Festival

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17THFestival Opening Night Happy Hour with Special Guest Bartender Kelsey Grammer Sound View Hotel, Greenport, NY5:30pm – 7:30pm  **Free ticketed event – please click here to reserve your tickets.** SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18THFestival Passholder Brunch & Screening of the new Paramount+ series FRASIER & Conversation with Emmy-Nominated Producer Tom Russo  Sound View Hotel, Greenport, NY11:00am – 1:00pm  **Exclusive event …

Grab ‘N’ Go: Sea Glass Ornaments

In collaboration with the Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum, discover facts about sea glass, and create an ornament to hang up at home! For all ages. A pre-recorded video link will be provided alongside take-home craft. Registration is required as space is limited.

All Aboard “The Polar Express!”

Join us at the Quogue Library for a showing of this classic holiday film, and a fun, take-home craft! For all ages. Registration for this event will close on December 23, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. Registration is required as space is limited.

Noon Year’s Eve

Countdown to Noon! Celebrate the New Year in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere at the Quogue Library! For all ages. Registration is required as space is limited.