06/05/17 5:59am

A scene from Dances in the Park in Greenport. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file photo)

The lineup for this summer’s series of Dances in the Park has been announced and approved by the Greenport Village Board. The popular village concert series will present a different act in Mitchell Park each Monday night during the summer months.

The concerts start at 7:30 p.m. and there is no cost to attend.

Remember to bring a blanket and some chairs.

This year’s lineup is as follows: (more…)

12/06/16 11:44am
Estefany Molina Dances in the Park

This photo from photographer Estefany Molina’s will be featured in her upcoming show at First and South restaurant in Greenport. (Credit: Estefany Molina)

For the past seven years, photographer Estefany Molina has attended Greenport Village’s annual Dances in the Park, camera in hand to snap photos that bear witness to the spectators’ lives. She’s now sharing these moments in “Monday Night Dances,” a new art show at First and South restaurant.

Molina, who is based in Greenport, began photographing the weekly Mitchell Park events in 2009, gravitating first to the music and then to the people. She had always been interested in live music and the dances presented an opportunity to practice her craft. (more…)

08/30/16 9:23am
Credit: Katharine Schroeder photos

Credit: Katharine Schroeder photos

Gene Casey and the Lone Sharks drew a huge crowd to Greenport’s Mitchell Park Monday night, wrapping up another successful season of Dances in the Park.

Hundreds of people relaxed on the lawn and watched as many took to the stage, dancing to the wildly popular band.

The free concerts are held on Monday nights through the summer.

See our photos below. See you next year! (more…)

08/09/16 9:36am
Photos by Katharine Schroeder

Photos by Katharine Schroeder

Greenport Village was rocking Monday night as it hosted the weekly ‘Dances in the Park’ at Mitchell Park on Front Street.

Hundreds gathered on the lawn and soon took to the dance floor, enjoying the music of Somethin’ Fresh, a popular band that plays 80’s freestyle and R&B.

The dances continue through the summer. For information visit greenportvillage.com.

See the pics below. (more…)

07/08/13 3:01pm
Dances in the Park every Monday night at Mitchell Park in Greenport.

Courtesy Photo | Dances in the Park every Monday night at Mitchell Park in Greenport.

There’s no need to travel far if you’re looking to get your groove on to a wide variety of good tunes on Long Island this season.

At 7:30 p.m. (July 8) The Golden Fists of Fury will perform in the Monday night music and dance series “Dances in the Park,” which showcases a different band and genre each and every week this summer at Mitchell Park. (more…)