Thursday, October 17, 2013

Harvest Activities Continue and Halloween Fun Starts!!!!!

As October continues, the harvest activities continue and Halloween fun starts!  Enjoy it!!!!

Saturday, October 19

11:00am-12:00pm- Surfin' Safari- Hither Hills State Park, Montauk- Keep your eyes and ears open for evidence of animal life. check for animal tracks, features, burrows, and sounds. Meet at Hither Hills Visitor Center. Parking is free.
$4 adults, $3 for children ages 3-17, under 3 is free.
Register at 631-668-2554

11:00am-2:00pm- Enchanted Forest Trail- Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Quogue- Meet whimsical, fun, and educational characters on the forest trails.  The parking lot will be full of games and activities.  Dress up if you like.
Ages 2-7 with adult.  Reservations are required.  $10 per person.  This event also takes place Sunday, October 27th.

11:00am-4:00pm- Harvest Celebration at Long Island Science Center, 11 West Main Street, Riverhead

12:00pm-4:00pm- AAA Member Spooktacular at Tanger Outlets in Riverhead- This event is free for everyone, but if you are an AAA member RSVP on the AAA website to be entered for a $100 gift card to Tanger.
Bounce house, photo booth, petting zoo, games, face painting, costume parade
AAA experts to do battery checks and car seat safety checks

1:00pm- 3:00pm- North Sea Fire Department Open House, Noyac Road, North Sea

Sunday, October 20

11:00am-12:00pm- Family Scavenger Hunt, Downs Farm Preserve, Cutchogue- Group for the East End, Southold Mother's Club, and Lyrical Children are hosting the 1st Annual Family Scavenger Hunt through the woodlands of Downs Farm Preserve. Please contact Lisa at or Missy at to register. Suggested donation of $5 per family.

For those of you planning ahead:

10/25- Halloween Bash at CMEE, Bridgehampton
10/25-20th Annual Spooky Walk at Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Quogue
10/25- The Haunted Path and Rec Night at SYS, Southampton
10/25- Zombie Dance Party at Red Creek Park, Hampton Bays
10/25- Frankenstein Follies at Bay Street Theater, Sag Harbor
10/26- Tricks, Treats, Tentacles, and More at Long Island Aquarium, Riverhead
10/26- Halloween Walkabout, Hampton Bays
10/26- Halloween Story Time and Trick or Treating, Hampton Library, Bridgehampton
10/26- Hampton Bays Library Halloween Parade
10/26- John Jermain Library Halloween Party, Sag Harbor
10/26- Pumpkin Decorating at Guild Hall, East Hampton
10/26- Sagtown Pumpkin Carving Contest at Sagtown Coffee, Sag Harbor
10/26- Halloween Barn Party at Topping Rose House, Bridgehampton
10/26- Trunk or Treat at Westhampton Library, Westhampton Beach
10/26- Trunk or Treat at SYS, Southampton
10/26- Little Lucy's Halloween Pet Parade, Southampton
10/26- Safari Adventure Halloween Party, Riverhead
10/26- Halloween Spooktacular and Drive-In Movie at Stotzky Park, Riverhead
10/26- Pumpkin Carving Contest and Costume Parade, East Quogue
10/26- 20th Annual Spooky Walk at Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Quogue
10/26- Frankenstein Follies at Bay Street Theater, Sag Harbor
10/27- Tricks, Treats, Tentacles, and More at Long Island Aquarium, Riverhead
10/27- Enchanted Forest Trail at Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Quogue
10/27-Annual Rag-a-Muffin Parade and Pumpkin Trail, Southampton Village
10/27- Sag Harbor Rag-a-Muffin Parade
10/27-  Frankenstein Follies at Bay Street Theater, Sag Harbor

Happy Fall!!!!!!

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Yeah October is Here!

October, one of my favorite months, is finally here! It is perfect here on the east end this time of year. Enjoy this gorgeous weather, and all that our area has to offer.

Saturday, October 5

10:00am-10:00pm San Genaro Fest- Good Ground Road, Hampton Bays- Parade (10:30), Carnival rides, food, live entertainment, and fireworks (Saturday night). This is 10-10 on Sunday as well.

11:00am-5:00pm- Pumpkinfest- Suffolk County Farm and Education Center, Yaphank- Pumpkin picking, crafts, games, wagon rides, and more. This is 11-5 on Sunday as well

12:00pm-3:00pm- Autumn Orchard Festival- The Orchard at Topping Rouse House, 1 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton- Pumpkin decorating, caramel apples, farm tours, mulled cider, local beer, cider doughnuts, grilled sausage and veggies. All inclusive admission at $35 for adults and $15 for children. This is 12-3 Sunday as well.

1:00pm-4:00pm- Circus Day at the Parrish Art Museum- Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill- An Art Midway of circus themed projects and circus workshops. The Amazing Grace Circus Youth Troupe will demonstrate a variety of circus skills including walking the tightrope, juggling, plate spinning, and unicycling. $10/ free for members, children, and students.
Reservations required 631-283-2118

2:00pm-3:00pm- Jungle Bob- Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Quogue- Live animal program for all ages.  $5 suggested donation. Reservations required.

Sunday, October 6
Don't forget the San Genaro Fest, Pumpkinfest, and Autumn Orchard Festival all continue on Sunday.

1:00pm-4:00pm- Riverhead Fire Department Open House- 540 Roanoake Avenue, Riverhead- Displays, demos, hands on use of hose, light refreshments.

It should also be a great weekend to visit our local farms and wineries, and enjoy the fall festivities.  If you are planning ahead:
10/11- Halloween Spooktakular Family Sleepover at the Long Island Aquarium, Riverhead
10/11- Birth Monologues: An Evening of Birth Stories, Southampton
10/12- SYS Family Fun Day, Southampton
10/12 and 10/13- Wooden Toy Train Play Day at Long Island Railroad Mueseum, Riverhead
10/12 and 10/13- Montauk Fall Festival
10/12- Hampton Bays Fire Department Open House
10/13- Riverhead County Fair

Happy Fall!!!!!!