04/30/15 12:43pm
04/30/2015 12:43 PM
Riverhead Country Fair 2014

2014’s Riverhead Country Fair. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The idea of limiting alcohol consumption to beer gardens at public fairs in Riverhead has died just days after the first seed was planted.

The board said this morning that it will now take a scaled back approach to regulating alcohol at local festivals, one week after  a majority of Town Board members supported the concept.

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08/13/14 7:00am
08/13/2014 7:00 AM
Last year's Polish Wedding at the Polish Town Fair and Festival in Riverhead. (Credit: Cyndi Murray, file)

Last year’s Polish Wedding at the Polish Town Fair and Festival in Riverhead. (Credit: Cyndi Murray, file)

August weekends in Riverhead aren’t just about days at the beach, wineries and farmstands. There’s one weekend each year here that’s all about heritage … and having fun.

The 40th annual Polish Town Fair and Polka Festival comes to Riverhead’s Polish Town this Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 16-17.

View the details on northforker.com