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The earthquake’s over, you can come out now!

This weekend, celebrate survivors, indulge in all things sweet and savory and witness the emerging talents of skilled pianists.


Fondue pop-up with Village Cheese Shop | Bedell Cellars, 36255 Main Road, Cutchogue

Fromaggier Michael Affatato makes fondue by the mezzanine fireplace. $10 per serving, first come, first served. Click here for more.

Cupcakes & Wine Pairing | Pindar Vineyard, 37645 Rte. 25, Peconic

This pairing event on April 14 includes three handmade cupcakes from the Blue Duck Bakery. $30 general, $25 wine club. Click here for more.


The HooDoo Loungers. (Times Review archive photo)

Friday Night Flights | Corey Creek Tap Room, 45470 Main Road, Southold

Long Island-based singer Ahmad Ali performs on Friday, April 12, with a menu of local food and drink specials from 4–10 p.m.

The HooDoo Loungers | Clovis Point Winery, 1935 Main Road, Jamesport

The New Orleans-style jazz band plays a mix of original music and rearranged classics on Friday, April 12. $40 general/$30 wine club members. Click here for more.


Kim’s Kindness 5K | Mattituck Junior-Senior High School, 15125 Main Road, Mattituck

Run for a good cause on Saturday, April 13 at 8:30 a.m. This run raises funds for the Kimberly Ann Be the Difference Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Kim’s Kindness nonprofit. $30 to register, click here for more.

North Fork Breast Health Coalition Pink Pearl Gala | Sea Star Ballroom, 431 Main St., Riverhead

This annual gala on Friday, April 12 at 6 p.m. celebrates breast cancer survivors and thrivers, as well as providers and caregivers. Charlene Bugdin, Michelle Iona and Denise Zuhoski will be honored. $150 per person, $125 for survivors and thrivers. Click here for more.


Rites of Spring Music Festival founder Paolo Bartolani photographed in his home. (Photo credit: David Benthal)

In the Trenches! A Night of Comedy featuring Tugboat Manny | Greenport American Legion, 102 3rd St., Greenport

Comedian Tugboat Manny will deliver his signature self-deprecating humor on Friday, April 12. $35 in advance, $40 at the door, benefits the Greenport American Legion Fund and the Cindy Goldsmith Agosta Scholarship Fund. Click here for more.

Rites of Spring Piano Marathon | Jamesport Meeting House, 1590 Main Road, Jamesport

On Sunday, April 14 at 4 p.m., eight talented pianists will perform the music of Joseph Haydn and Arnold Schoenberg. $50, free for anyone under 25 years old. Click here for tickets.