11/28/16 5:25am
Garden of Eve Farm Brewery Beer

“Cheers” from Garden of Eve Farm Brewery owner Chris Kaplan-Walbrecht. The organic farm and market is now brewing beer. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

The long red barn at Garden of Eve Organic Farm and Market in Riverhead is dark and cavernous. But at one end co-owner Chris Kaplan-Walbrecht has set up a brewery with light, heat and lots of beer making equipment.

Garden of Eve Farm Brewery is officially in business. Kaplan-Walbrecht partnered with his brother Greg Walbrecht of Levittown and brewmaster Will Stoner of Mt. Sinai to brew beer on the farm. (more…)

10/04/16 10:00am
Crowds along Main Street for the 2015 Riverhead Country Fair. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Crowds along Main Street for the 2015 Riverhead Country Fair. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

UPDATE: This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather

Meet me at the fair!

One of the largest festivals in all of New York State, the Riverhead Country Fair celebrates our region’s rich agricultural heritage and will feature displays and competitions, live music, vendors and family-friendly entertainment.

This year marks the 41st anniversary of the Riverhead Country Fair, which will take place Sunday, Oct. 9, along the Peconic Riverfront, Main Street and Peconic Avenue in downtown Riverhead. (more…)

10/12/14 7:00am
Boats docked on the Peconic River near sunset Wednesday.

Boats docked on the Peconic River near sunset Wednesday. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch photos)

This week’s Sunday Scene comes to you from the Peconic River in Riverhead.

The 39th annual Riverhead Country Fair heads to town Sunday, and downtown and the riverfront will be filled with visitors from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine. (more…)