05/27/15 9:38am
David Bowd, left, and Kevin O’Shea the new owners of The Chequit. (Credit: Beverlea Walz)

David Bowd, left, and Kevin O’Shea the new owners of The Chequit. (Credit: Beverlea Walz)

Shelter Island businesses are gearing up for the summer of 2015 to make our lives more interesting, easier and hopefully, a whole lot tastier. The biz buzz this year is on the new and the revamping of some old favorites, as well as the addition of several professional service providers. (more…)

04/22/14 4:00pm
The North Ferry from Greenport to Shelter Island leads foodies from Wine Country to a small island with several great restaurants. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

The North Ferry from Greenport to Shelter Island leads foodies from Wine Country to a small island with several great restaurants. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

With sweeping views west to Pipes Cove, east to Gardiners Bay and ahead to the bluffs of Shelter Island Heights, the North Ferry ride from Greenport offers a 15-minute introduction to the geography, geology and climate of Long Island’s North Fork. Some people say you can taste the North Fork in the food and wine produced from its fruits, vegetables and animals.  (more…)

10/11/13 12:30pm
Photo by Tara Smith | The view from SALT on Shelter Island, where will perform this Saturday.

Photo by Tara Smith | The view from SALT on Shelter Island, where The Rhino will perform this Saturday.

Columbus Day weekend is a good time to visit Shelter Island. While things are quiet on The Rock, there are several live music events scheduled. (more…)

08/23/13 2:00pm
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Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | The Lone Sharks will play at The Pridwin’s final Wednesday Night Cookout of the season on August 28.

Shelter Island will be singing and dancing starting Friday Night August 23 through next Thursday August 29. There’s jazz everywhere you look and be sure to make it to the final Wednesday Night Cookout at the Pridwin on Wednesday August 28.  (more…)

08/16/13 3:00pm
Courtesy Photo | The HooDoo Loungers will perform at the Chequit Inn Saturday August 17.

Courtesy Photo | The HooDoo Loungers will perform at the Chequit Inn Saturday August 17.

If you’re on The Rock this weekend in search of live music, you’re in luck. Shelter Island has a full lineup of live bands playing the island’s venues from today (August 16) through next Thursday (August 22). For more live music on the North Fork, check out our live music at North Fork wineries and live music at North Fork bars and restaurants calendars.  (more…)

08/09/13 2:00pm
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Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | The Lone Sharks will play at The Pridwin’s Wednesday Night Cookout August 14.

Shelter Island has some great bands lined up for this weekend and into next week (August 9-15). If you’re interested in more live music on the North Fork, check out our live music calendars for bands playing North Fork wineries and also our area’s bars and restaurants(more…)