FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Executive Director, Oysterponds Historical Society
NORTH FORK FRESH AT OYSTERPONDS SATURDAY JUNE 17th
Orient, New York, May 24, 2017 –
On Saturday, June 17th the Oysterponds Historical Society (OHS) will host North Fork Fresh from 5pm to 7pm at the Schoolhouse Lawn on Village Lane, Orient. This fabulous outdoor summer kick-off will celebrate local music and food from the North Fork. Highlights will include music by the MudFlats, barbecue of 8 Hands Farm sausages, juices from The Giving Room, tastings from Sparkling Pointe and Stirling Sake, and small bites contributed by favorite places across the North Fork.
Tastings include local cheeses, jams, pickles, tacos, pizza, vegetables, oysters, raw clam bar, pickled quail eggs, shrimp, horseradish, cocktails, beer, ice cream, strawberries, desserts and, of course, local wines. There will be a raffle of fun summer items including Adirondack chairs, a bicycle, a fire pit and other patio decorations, a gift from Clarke’s in Greenport, restaurant gift certificates, spices from Brouder’s Birds, and fishing trips aboard the Prime Time 3. The event will also feature a pie contest and prizes for the winners. Savory pies welcomed too! All guests take home an organic herb donated by the North Fork Flower Farm in Orient.
Tickets are on sale now, $75 for OHS members and $85 for non-members, and can be purchased at the door. Raffle tickets are $20. All proceeds benefit the OHS. Attendance is limited, please RSVP by June 9. (Tickets can also be purchased at the door while available). Many thanks to event chairs Sandra Saiegh and Nathalie Strauel and to all our generous donors and providers.
For more information or to purchase event tickets, advance raffle tickets or sign up for the pie contest, please call (631) 323-2480 or visit http://www.oysterpondshistoricalsociety.org/north-fork-fresh-2017.html.
- END -