North Fork Event Highlights: February 23–26, 2018

Ray On My Mind, Photo: Suffolk Theater
Ray On My Mind, Photo: Suffolk Theater

Have a look at just some of the fun and exciting events happening on the North Fork this week, February 23–26, 2018.

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Lights in a Bottle Craft Night
When: February 23, 6–8 p.m.
Where: Sannino Vineyard, 1375 Peconic Lane, Peconic
What: Create a beautiful wine bottle with lights inside. This fun crafting event only costs $40 and includes a mini wine tasting.
Contact: 631-734-8282,

Book & Bottle: Long Island Whalers of Color
When: February 24, 1 p.m.
Where: Suffolk County Historical Society Museum, 300 West Main Street, Riverhead
What: Sandi Brewster-Walker, Long Island Indigenous People Museum Executive Director, will discuss whaling captains and crews of color on the Long Island Sound, highlighting the genealogies and experiences of the local men who hunted the whale during the peak years of 1840 to 1860. Tickets $5.
Contact: 631-727-2881,

Ray on My Mind
When: February 24, 8 p.m.
Where: Suffolk Theater, 118 Main Street, Riverhead
What: Kenny Brawner will be singing all of Ray Charles’s greatest hits, including: “Hit the Road Jack,” “I Can’t Stop Loving You” and “Georgia on My Mind.” The music is interwoven with monologues reflecting on American social history, Charles’s epic battle with drugs and his triumphant return home to Georgia.
Contact: 631-727-4343,

Chef’s Table: Braised Short Ribs with Galen Zamarra
When: February 25, 5–6 p.m.
Where: The Halyard Restaurant, 58775 Route 48, Greenport
What: Join the crew at 5 p.m. to learn how to prepare braised short ribs with Chef Galen. The class is $35 per person and includes some light bites and a glass of wine.
Contact: 631-477-0666,

Guys with Guitars
When: February 26, 8 p.m
Where: Patchogue Theatre, 71 East Main Street, Patchogue
What: Come for an incredible show featuring some of country music’s biggest stars, including: Chris Janson, Jordan Davis, Devin Dawson, Michael Tyler and the Midland trio.
Contact: 631-207-1313,

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