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Celebrate the tomato at Harbes Family Farm this weekend. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)
Celebrate tomatoes at Harbes Family Farm this weekend. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

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

Here are 5 events to check out this weekend. As always, visit for additional ideas.

Movie Night Under the Stars

Watch a movie under the stars this Friday, Aug. 12, from 8:30 to 10 p.m. at Down’s Farm Preserve.

Presented by Group for the East End, this Friday’s movie is Pixar’s “Wall-E.” Bring a blanket and wear your favorite PJs.

To sign up, email Jessica Kennelly at [email protected]. Downs Farm Preserve is located at 54895 Main Road in Cutchogue.

Harbes Tomato Festival

Celebrate the bounty of summer at the annual Harbes Tomato Festival on Saturday, Aug. 13, and Sunday, Aug. 14.

Try different varieties of tomatoes, which have various flavors. There will be tomato-based foods, as well as tomato-eating contests, tomato relay races, potato sack races and other family-friendly contests. You can also enjoy live music and wine tasting.

The farm is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and most events will take place between noon and 4:30 p.m.

Harbes Family Farm is located at 715 Sound Ave. in Mattituck. For more information, call (631) 298-0800 or visit

Oysterponds Historical Society Kids Drop-In

Visit the Oysterponds Museum in Orient this Saturday, Aug. 13, for fun projects related to whaling, windmills, maps and driftwood.

The free event will take place at The Old Point Schoolhouse on Village Lane in Orient from 10 a.m. to noon.

Visit the Oysterponds Historical Society’s website for more information.

Friday Nights at Jamesport Vineyards

Kick off the weekend with wine and wood-fired small plates at Jamesport Vineyards on Friday, Aug. 12.

The winery is open until 9 p.m. Fridays. Enjoy wine by the glass and bottle and food from Jamesport’s wood-fired oven. Two glasses of wine and a small pizza are available Friday evenings for $19.86 (the year Jamesport Vineyards was founded.)

Jamesport Vineyards is located at 1216 Main Road in Jamesport. Call (631) 722-5256 for more info.

Happy Hour at New Suffolk Waterfront

Visit the New Suffolk waterfront Saturday, Aug. 13, from 5 to 7 p.m. for an evening of beer, local wine, food, music and gorgeous views.

Enjoy craft beers by Greenport Harbor Brewing Co., local wines and light bites from Lombardi’s Love Lane Market.

Tickets are $50. Hosted by the New Suffolk Waterfront Fund, all proceeds benefit the continuing revitalization of the New Suffolk Waterfront property.

For more information, call (631) 566-0806. To purchase tickets, go to