12/02/16 5:59am
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTO | The crowd at Noah's on Front Street Sunday.

The crowd at The Frisky Oyster during Shellabration. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork? Northforker has you covered.

Here are eight events set for this weekend. As always, visit northforker.com/events for additional happenings.

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11/25/16 11:47pm
Southold Historical Society tree lighting

Scout Stanton, 9, of Southold enjoys the lights illuminating the giant tree. (Credit: Madison Fender)

The Southold Historical Society held its annual Candlelight Tour and tree lighting on the museum grounds in Southold Friday afternoon.

All museum buildings were open and visitors enjoyed demonstrations, decorations, and live music. Santa stopped by for a visit and at 5 p.m., the tree was lit for the season.

Check out photos from Friday night’s event. (more…)

11/03/16 4:41pm
Horton Point Lighthouse

A view up the staircase inside the Horton Point Lighthouse. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

For centuries lighthouses have thrilled and fascinated people with their sense of mystery, sea lore and romance.

Author Eric Jay Dolin writes about these beacons of light, including some on Long Island, in his new book, “Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse.”

He comes to the North Fork this weekend to discuss America’s lighthouses and sign copies of his book. (more…)

10/26/16 6:02am
jack-o'-lantern Southold

Jack-o’-lanterns on display in last year’s Southold Historical Society pumpkin patch. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Calling all pumpkin carvers!

This weekend is the second annual Pumpkin Patch Display, hosted by the Southold Historical Society.

Over the course of two evenings, Sunday, October 30 and Monday, October 31, people are invited to bring their carved jack-o’-lanterns to the organization’s Main Road headquarters for a fantastical Halloween display.

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10/07/16 8:49am
Fireworks over Greenport. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder file photo)

Peconic Landing will host a free fireworks show in Greenport on Sunday night. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder file photo)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this holiday weekend? Northforker has you covered.

Here are five events set for this weekend. As always, visit northforker.com/events for additional happenings.

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03/23/16 7:00am
Photographer Michael Paniccia photographs model Ulla Reiss for the magazine cover behind the Southold Historical Society Barn (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Photographer Michael Paniccia photographs model Ulla Reiss for the magazine cover behind the Southold Historical Society Barn (Credit: All pictures by Monique Singh-Roy)

Not many people would associate the Southold Historical Society with high fashion, but it was last Friday when Accessories Magazine shot its fall cover at the Main Road campus.

Accessories Magazine is a trade magazine for people in the fashion industry. It forecasts fashion trends for the future to help clothing shops and department stores know what merchandise to order for their stores.  (more…)

02/19/16 6:39am
Jack's Waterfall.

The band Jack’s Waterfall performed at last year’s Live on the Vine Kick off party.

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this Friday, Saturday or Sunday? Northforker has you covered.

Here are three events to check out this weekend. Or, as always, you can visit northforker.com/events. (more…)