09/22/17 6:00am

A scene from the 2015 East End Maritime Festival. (Credit: Jeremy Garretson)

The East End Maritime Festival comes to Greenport Village this weekend, with music, entertainment, kayak races, fair vendors, lighthouse tours and more.

The three-day event, hosted by East End Seaport Museum, kicks off with the Land & Sea gala on Friday night (click here for tickets). The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23 and from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 24.

Visit eastendseaport.org for more information.

A schedule of events is as follows: (more…)

06/25/15 10:58am
The tour boat Glory is one of the best ways to spend your day in Greenport.

The tour boat Glory, of which Dave Beron is the captain, is one of the best ways to spend your day in Greenport. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

Captain David Berson has been following the stars for years.

With no sailing background or knowledge, Berson went to sea right after graduating from college and the first ship he sailed aboard was a schooner called the Harvey Gamage.

“I was welcomed aboard because I played the guitar to entertain the passengers,” he recalled with a laugh. (more…)