09/15/13 5:00am


The Greenport Maritime Festival takes place Friday, Sept. 20 – Sunday, Sept. 22. For a rundown of happenings at the Maritime Festival, click here.

The East End Seaport Museum and the Village of Greenport will welcome maritime ships all weekend as a main attraction of  Greenport’s annual Maritime Festival. The ships will be docked at Mitchell Park Marina’s fixed piers and will be open for viewing, tours and sailaways from approximately 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. An information booth will also be located in Mitchell Park. This year’s Festival will celebrate Greenport Village and the East End’s “Land & Sea.” (more…)

09/03/13 2:00pm
snapper derby tournament riverhead

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | Liam Hansen, 7, of Wading River fishes with his father Mark on the town’s floating dock during the 15th annual Riverhead Snapper Tournament.

The Town of Riverhead Recreation Department will host its 16th Annual Snapper Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 7, on the Peconic Riverfront.

The focus of the tournament is to get youths and adults involved in fishing and to raise money for the recreation department’s scholarship fund. (more…)