Things to Do on the North Fork This Week: March 17-21, 2023

Corned Beef and Cabbage
Corned Beef and Cabbage, Photo: Brent Hofacker/123RF

The North Fork is alive with exciting events and activities this week, including live shows, outdoor fun, art exhibitions, workshops and more, March 17-21, 2023.


Get ready to enjoy the tunes of Ireland on the North Fork
Get ready to enjoy the tunes of Ireland. (Getty Images)

Irish Fiddle Music With Kevin McCevoy
Friday, March 17, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Fiddle music with Kevin McCevoy, a native New Yorker who lived in Ireland for part of his youth. Tickets are $20.
37645 Main Road, Peconic. 631-734-6200,

Irish Yarn With Gil McClean
Saturday, March 18, 2-3:30 p.m.

Join the Mattituck-Laurel Library for this special concert with guitarist and vocalist Gil McClean, who will be performing Irish songs and stories from the 1800s to the present times.
13900 Main Road, Mattituck. 631-298-4134,

Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone
Sunday, March 19, 4 p.m.

Don’t miss Peter Noone, who achieved great success as the lead singer of Herman’s Hermits, a pop group boasting sales of over fifty-two million recordings. While you’re rocking out, you can opt for small bites, cocktails or locally-made desserts. Tickets are $59–$79.
118 East Main Street, Riverhead. 631-727-4343,

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
Performances Through April 1

Join the North Fork Community Theatre for this entertaining performance about a Chicago mobster trying to control the cauliflower trade. Tickets are $30.
12700 Old Sound Avenue, Mattituck. 631-298-6323,


Leprechaun Fun Run
Sunday, March 19, 8:30 a.m.

Welcome spring with a one-mile run, walk or leap from Miamogue Point in Jamesport to the George Young Community Center. The cost is $15 per person and refreshments will be provided. Register ahead of time by phone or online.
St. James Road, Jamesport. 631-727-3200,

Hike Wildwood State Park
Tuesday, March 21, 2-4 p.m.

Join the Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library for this exciting adventure to Wildwood State Park, located in the Town of Riverhead, which includes a beach on the Long Island Sound. Register ahead of time and meet at the park.
790 Hulse Landing Road, Wading River. 631-734-6360,


St. Patrick’s Day Dinner at Clovis Point Winery
Friday, March 17, 5-9 p.m.

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with traditional fare at Clovis Point Wines, where you’ll enjoy a dinner prepared by Barrow Food House that includes corned beef, cabbage, potato and a glass of wine. The cost is $40 for members and $50 for non-members.
1935 Main Road, Jamesport. 631-722-4222, [email protected]

Book & Bottle
Saturday, March 18, 2-3:30 p.m.

Join local author Mary Korpi as she shares her research journey for the book The Lighthouse Keeper, historical fiction based on the life of Stella Prince, the only female to serve as the lighthouse keeper for Horton Point Lighthouse in Southold. Registration is required and books will be available for purchase.
300 West Main Street, Riverhead. 631-727-2881,

Vernon Academy of Irish Dance + Band
Saturday, March 18

Join CAST for this fabulous night of Irish culture and music. CAST provides self-sufficiency and help for Southold residents in need.
53930 Main Road, Southold. 631-477-1717,

The Art of Charcuterie With Lombardi’s Catering

Join Rose Hill Vineyards to learn to make a beautiful Charcuterie Board with Lauren Lombardi. The cost is $65 and a glass of Rose Hill Wine is included.
2000 Oregon Road, Mattituck.


See "CFS I" (2023, artist-made gouache on panel, 14" x 11") in Hannah Bigeleisen: Furnishings
See “CFS I” (2023, artist-made gouache on panel, 14″ x 11″) in Hannah Bigeleisen: FurnishingsCourtesy VSOP Projects


Hannah Bigeleison, Furnishings
Through March 19

Don’t miss the last weekend to catch this exhibition at VSOP Projects. Hannah Bigeleison is a sculptor and painter living and working in the New York area.
311 Front Street, Greenport. 631-603-7736,

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