Five things to do on a jam-packed North Fork weekend

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this weekend? 

Here are five ideas. Or, as always, you can visit for even more things to do.


Chart your own course Sunday for a day filled with an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the North Fork food industry with the North Fork Foodie Tour. Twenty North Fork foodie hotspots are participating in the event, which aims to educate guests about artisanal foods, wines and sustainable agriculture.

Tickets are $25 for adults and free for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased in advance or on the day of the event at the headquarters located at Peconic Land Trust’s Agricultural Learning Center at Charnews Farm in Southold.

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

3005 Youngs Avenue, Southold, 631-722-5712,


Take a trip through North Fork agricultural history with the 37th Annual Hallockville Country Fair at the Hallockville Museum Farm. The farm’s biggest fundraiser of the year features demos on quilting and boat building as well as tractor pulls, music and guided tours of the property’s historic buildings.

The event runs both Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.with adult tickets going for $8, children’s tickets for $5 and children 4 and under entering free.

6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead,


The North Fork TV Festival kicked off its second year with a bigger and better lineup Thursday, incorporating businesses across the North Fork. The festival continues with screenings of television pilots and industry panels through Saturday.

On Friday night at the Village Cinema in Greenport, “Sex and the City” and “Law and Order” star Chris Noth will be presented with the festival’s Canopy Award, recognizing his career accomplishments.

211 Front Street, Greenport,


Experience the North Fork by Trolley, a pilot trolley program across Southold Town, makes its maiden voyage with 10 stops on a loop between  Greenport Harbor Brewery in Peconic and One Woman Wines in Southold with stops in Greenport in between.

The Trolley runs from noon to 8 p.m. and will continue every Saturday through Nov. 11. Stops also include

The loop stops will change in October for a different experience. The Old Field Vineyards, North Fork Table & Inn, Countryiew Farmstand and five hotels.

Riders can pay $10 for an all-day pass or $5 for a single ride.

Sign up here.


Get your feet wet and grape skin between your toes at Martha Clara’s 6th Annual Stomp Party with winemaker Juan Micieli-Martinez.

The event, which runs from 1 to 4 p.m. in the popular Riverhead winery’s barn, includes live music and light food options. The stomping runs from 2 to 3 p.m.

Tickets are $55 for Wine Club Members and $65 for others.

6025 Sound Avenue, Riverhead,