Islandwide Picks this Weekend
FALL HOME IMPROVEMENT & REMODELING EXPO
The Fall Home Improvement & Remodeling Expo takes place this weekend, starting Friday, September 23 and running through Sunday, September 25. Over 200 exhibits offering new products ideas and expert advice all under one roof. For times and ticket prices, visit www.longislandhomeshows.com or call 516.794.9303.
APPPLE HARVEST FAIR
The Huntington Historical Society's Apple Harvest Fair takes place Sunday, September 25 at the Kissam House (434 Park Avenue in Huntington) from noon to 4:00 p.m. Celebrate the fall with yesteryear events, including old fashioned games & story telling, basket weaving & butter churning. Build a scarecrow & join in a country square dance with live traditional music. Pies & sweets available. Call 631.427.7045, ext. 401 for more information or visit www.huntingtonchamber.com.
ANNUAL MARITIME FESTIVAL
The Annual Maritime Festival in Greenport is this weekend, starting Friday, September 23 and running through Sunday, September 25. Parade, vendors, music, arts and craft demonstration, Captain Kids Alley, old-fashioned games, kayak derby, whaleboat races, fireworks, and dancing. The event takes place at the East End Seaport Maritime Museum in Greenport. For more information call 631.477.2100 or visit www.greenport.cc.
"BLIND WINE" TASTING GALA
On Monday, September 26 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury becomes a cornucopia of "sublime tastes in an elegant atmosphere," including fine wines, excellent cuisine and tantalizing desserts. Proceeds from the Gala benefit The Foundation For Sight & Sound, a charity formed by Gala founder, Mitch Shapiro. Call 631.366.3328 or click here.