Special Events

08/09/2011 1:36 PM |

At the wineries

Diliberto Winery, Jamesport

• Summer Nights on the Patio, Friday, Aug. 12, until 8 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 13, until 9 p.m. Picnics welcome.
• Summer in Italy Fest, Saturday, Aug. 13, and Sunday, Aug. 14, 2-5 p.m., with music. Adults only.

Jason’s Vineyard, Jamesport

• Live Music: Sweaty Betty, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-6 p.m.; Rob Koenig, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2-6 p.m.

Bedell Cellars, Cutchogue

• Live Music: Bryce Larsen, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-6 p.m.; Dan Donnelly, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2-6 p.m.

Martha Clara Vineyards, Riverhead

• Summer Concert Series @ The Pavilion with Knock Na Gow, Friday, Aug. 12, 8 p.m. Tickets include glass of wine: $10 advance; $15 at door. Purchase tickets online.
• Long Island Comedy Festival, Friday, Aug. 12, 8 p.m. Purchase tickets online: $25 advance; $35 at door.
• Live Music, Sixteen Tons, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-5 p.m.; Keith Maguire, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2-5 p.m.

Peconic Bay Winery, Cutchogue

• Open Mic Night with emcee Rocky Divello, Thursday, Aug. 11, 6-9 p.m.
• Live Music: Nina Et Cetera, Friday, Aug. 12, until 9 p.m.; Highway 49, Saturday, Aug. 13, 1-5 p.m.; Bryce Larsen, Sunday, Aug. 14, 1-5 p.m.

Corey Creek VineyardS, southold

• Live Music: Bryce Larsen, Monday, Aug. 15, 6-9 p.m.; Brian Cummings, Tuesday, Aug. 16, 6-9 p.m.

Palmer Vineyards, Aquebogue

• Live Music: Nina Et Cetera, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-6 p.m.; Todd Grossman, Sunday, Aug. 14, 1:00-5 p.m.

Lenz Winery, peconic

• Live Music: Thirsty Thursdays, 5-8 p.m., Tim Porter, Saturday, August 13, 2-5 p.m.

Castello di Borghese Vineyard, Cutchogue

• Winemaker’s Walk, Thursday, Aug. 11, and Sunday, Aug. 14, 1 p.m. Fee $20. RSVP.
• Sangria and Friday Night Flights: Live music: Ray Penney and Willy Steele, Friday, Aug. 12, 5-7:30 p.m.
• Olive Oil Showdown: Sicily vs. Calabria, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2-4 p.m. Tastings of olives, olive oil and bread.

Pugliese Vineyards, Cutchogue

• Live Music: Home Fries, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-5 p.m.; Nina Et Cetera, Sunday, Aug. 14, 1-5 p.m.
Duck Walk Vineyards, Southold
• Live Music on the Patio, Saturday, Aug. 13, 1:30-5:30 p.m.

Osprey’s Dominion, Peconic

• Live Music: Sahara, Friday, Aug. 12, 6-9 p.m.; Lone Sharks, Saturday, Aug. 13, 1:30-5:30 p.m.; Rick and Rich, Sunday, Aug. 14, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Free. Barbecue grills available.

Pindar Vineyards, Peconic

• Live Music: Tommy Sullivan, Friday, Aug. 12, 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Tommy Sullivan, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 14, 1-5 p.m.

Lieb Cellars, Mattituck

• Summer of Lieb Party: Picnic and live music with Who Are Those Guys, Sunday, Aug. 14, 1-4 p.m. Best hippy gear wins prize basket. Admission, $30 (10% off advance online purchase).

Clovis Point, Jamesport

• Cooking Demo with Tom Schaudel, 2-4 p.m.; Live Music: Ahmad Ali, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Sherwood House, Jamesport

• Live Music: Paul Helbig, Friday, Aug. 12, 4-8 p.m.; Good Chords, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-6 p.m.
Sparkling Pointe Vineyards, Southold
• Bossa Nova Fridays: Live Music with Ludmilla Brazil, Friday, Aug. 12, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Shinn Estate Vineyards, Mattituck

• Vineyard walk with Barbara Shinn, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 14, 1:30 p.m. $12.50. RSVP.
• Wine experience conversation with David Page, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 14, hourly 1-4 p.m. $25. RSVP.

Beer Fest

• North Fork Craft Beer, BBQ & Wine Festival, Martha Clara Vineyards, Jamesport, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-6 p.m. General admission ($55) includes souvenir tasting glass, 2-oz samples from participating breweries and wineries, and barbecue sandwich. Tickets for designated drivers, $15. Information, tickets at NorthForkCraftBeer Festival.com. Please note, this event is sold out.

Winemakers’ Smackdown

• Blind Tasting of great wines from around the world, sponsored by Luce and Hawkins restaurant, which will provide food, at Roanoke Vineyards, Sound Avenue, Riverhead. George Taber, author of book about 1976 Judgment of Paris blind tasting, will sign three of his wine-focused books from 4 to 6 p.m. and then moderate the Smackdown beginning at 6. Tickets $75; call 727-4161.
Book Signing
• Tom Gahan, author of popular novel “Harmony Bay,” will greet fans and sign books at Jason’s Vineyard, Jamesport, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2-4 p.m.
classes and workshops
• Grand Cru Class: Classic Wine and Artisan Chocolate Pairing, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2-4 p.m., 3985 Sound Ave., Mattituck. $75 (prepay). 298-1231, grandcruclasses.com.
• ‘Texture with Succulents’ talk with plant specialist Nanette True, Saturday, Aug. 13, 11 a.m-3 p.m. at Sang Lee Farms, Peconic. Free. RSVP.
• Sushi-rolling demonstration, Saturday, Aug. 13, noon and 2 p.m. at Sang Lee Farms, Peconic.

Farm & Market

• Greenport Farmers Market, the North Fork’s only weekly farmers market, open Saturdays, through Oct. 15, 8 a.m.-noon, in the parking lot at First and Adams streets. Visit GreenportFarmersMarket.com or facebook.com/GreenportFarmersMarket.
• Farm Fresh Food Market, open Saturdays, through Oct. 29, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., David W. Crohan Community Center, Flanders. 287-5745.
• Live at the Indigo, Thursday, Aug. 11, 7 p.m., at Bistro 72, Riverhead. $10 includes a drink.

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