2016 Long Island Winterfest, Live on the Vine

2016 Long Island Winterfest, Live on the Vine

Posted by on Feb 1, 2016 in Arts & Culture, Holiday & Seasonal, Wine & Dine | 0 comments

Not sure how to spend your time on Long Island during the winter?  Once the holidays run out at this time of year the weekend events begin to wane, but all that changes once Long Island Winterfest: Live On The Vine arrives.  Created by the the Long Island Convention and Visitors Bureau,  Long Island Wine Council and as a project of Jim Faith Productions for East End Arts, this collection of events brings out the best of East End wine and live entertainment.  This marks the 9th year of the event series with 90+ wine events including over 50 musical performances.

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TASTE NORTH FORK: FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE NOV. 7 AND 14

TASTE NORTH FORK: FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE NOV. 7 AND 14

Posted by on Nov 2, 2015 in Farms & Orchards, Uncategorized, Wine & Dine | 0 comments

RIVERHEAD, NY – For the third straight year, visitors to Long Island’s Wine Country will be able to tour the region without a car.  The Long Island Wine Council is once again organizing a two day promotion on consecutive Saturdays, November 7 and 14, called Taste North Fork, which includes special tastings, events, discounts and live music at the wineries. Special events and offers will also be provided by hotels, bed & breakfasts inns, restaurants, hamlet shops and attractions. More info at Taste North Fork.

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Spring Fests Bring A Reason To Celebrate On Long Island

Spring Fests Bring A Reason To Celebrate On Long Island

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in Holiday & Seasonal, Kids & Families, News, Sports & Outdoors, Wine & Dine |

Everyone here on Long Island has been waiting patiently in the cold, but we’re happy to finally welcome the spring season!  Hopefully the snow avoids us from here, at least for another eight months or so.  We’re ready to venture out and see what this season has in store.  Need to know what is going on, when?  Discoverlongisland.com is one of the best resources around with a well-kept schedule of local happenings.  Here are a few ideas to help you through the whole season!

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Valentines Day Escapes on Long Island

Valentines Day Escapes on Long Island

Posted by on Feb 9, 2015 in Arts & Culture, Holiday & Seasonal, Wine & Dine | 1 comment

The winter’s really begun to show itself in the past couple of weeks here on Long Island, with snow piling up that cancels flights, closes schools and sends residents scrambling for their shovels.  While some of us may appreciate the white wonderland that’s been draped over local parks and yards, there’s a looming desire to escape the monotony of maintaining it all. With Valentines Day approaching -timed conveniently this year on a Saturday-  I can’t think of a better time to hide away from those responsibilities with a romantic getaway.  This holiday weekend alone entertains over two dozen unique packages offered on DiscoverLongIsland.com alongside an array of events and attractions to build the perfect Valentines experience. We’d love to help you piece together an ideal romantic escape.

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Live Music at Local Wineries During Winterfest: Live on the Vine

Live Music at Local Wineries During Winterfest: Live on the Vine

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in Arts & Culture, Farms & Orchards, News, Wine & Dine | 0 comments

Long Island Winterfest: Live On The Vine – returns for its eighth, and most eclectic year ever. Presented by Suffolk County National Bank, this award winning festival is a six week, mid-winter music and performing arts festival, running each Saturday and Sunday from February 21, thru March 29, 2015. Winterfest – Live On the Vine will present more than 70 concerts, in over 25 unique venues throughout Long Islands scenic North Fork.

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