09/23/14 11:19am

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What is it about a photo booth that makes people want to tilt their heads and stick out their tongues?

The northforker sponsored photo booth was a big hit at A Land and Sea Greenport Gala on Friday night, with duos, trios and quartets of friends cramming into the tiny space for a silly keepsake from the bash. (more…)

09/21/14 7:00am
The Greenport Maritime Festival continues today, Sunday.

The Greenport Maritime Festival continues today, Sunday.

The 2014 Greenport Maritime Festival continues today with an oyster shucking contest, the Paul Drum Breakfast Fundraiser, vendors, live music and more. (more…)

09/20/14 11:00am
 03 Mermaid Elizabeth Sweigart gets a kiss from Charles Marks at the kissing booth. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Mermaid Elizabeth Sweigart gets a kiss from Charles Marks at the kissing booth. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

A night of unique entertainment, extravagant auction items and locally designed memorabilia made for a superb night to commemorate the Greenport Maritime Festival’s silver anniversary Friday.

The event, titled “A Land and Sea Greenport Gala,” took place on the waterfront near Claudio’s under a tent decorated with twinkling lights, seasonal blooms and vignettes emblematic of Greenport. (more…)

09/20/14 7:00am
The 2013 Greenport Maritime Festival parade

Mermaid Jewel, played by Anne Dittmeir, at last year’s parade accompanied by several dozen children who participated in the “Little menfolk” costume contest. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The 2014 Greenport Maritime Festival continues today with oysters, fun on the water and the opening day parade. (more…)