The holiday season in the historic maritime village of Greenport, just 5 minutes drive from Shorecrest Bed and Breakfast in Southold began Saturday, November 27th with the arrival of Santa and the lighting of the holiday tree in Mitchell Park. Every weekend through to the New Year events are scheduled in the village for children and adults, including the opportunity for shopping, great dining (such as Noah’s and The Frisky Oyster) plus concerts, house tours, […]
Yearly Archives: 2010
Stay at Shorecrest Bed and Breakfast in Southold during Long Island Restaurant week on the North Fork this weekend and take advantage of our special offer and winery discount card.
Marilyn here, posting ‘live’ from Washington DC. It’s election time! I know it can get tedious seeing as no sooner has one ended than candidates seem to start campaigning for the next, but I do so believe in the process and that everyone should vote to keep our democracy healthy. I also think that maintaining a sense of humor and showing respect to the beliefs of others is an important part of the democratic process. […]
Harvesting grapes for custom wine making on New York’s North Fork, Long Island’s Wine and farm country
The Greenport Maritime Festival is a three day affair and a favorite destination for guests of Shorecrest Bed and Breakfast. Starting with the ‘Land and Sea’ Cocktail Reception on Friday evening, September 24th and continuing throughout Saturday and Sunday September 25th and 26th with a street fair each day and events that include a kayak derby, whale boat race, a Clam Chowder contest and music provided by several bands, there is entertainment to suit everyone. […]
The North Fork of Long Island, from Riverhead to Orient Point, is loved by those who have discovered this less famous part of Long Island’s East End, for its bucolic countryside, beautiful beaches and seascapes, great fishing, wineries, farms and farm stands and delicious and healthy fresh produce. Peconic Bay scallops, Long Island duck, strawberries, potatoes, local cheeses and breads and the many varieties of wine produced right here in wine country are just a […]
This last week got away from me once again; I’d intended to post far more information about events going on but between my summer neighbors who come to visit and enjoying my guests company I’ve been too busy having fun. Time just flies but I am taking a couple of hours to catch up now. Talking of guests, a group of charming young men that just visited last weekend sent me this photograph taken […]
Our apologies for taking so long to update our blog, but we have been blessed with wonderful weather so far this summer, and with the wonderful weather comes a great deal of things to do! We have been quite busy with the influx of the summer season guests, but thought we would take a moment over the next few days to update North Fork visitors with all that we have going on our here for […]
Chefs and vintners are banding together to get the word out about Long Island’s delicaices and vineyards.
Fun Activities for Father’s Day on the North Fork including winery specials, discounts, and tours, live music, gallery walks and art exhibitions, festivals and family activities to get Dad away from the grill.