Fall Family Fun

3 Days

Spend a weekend or mid-week trip on the North Fork! Visit a variety of farms for apple, berry, and pumpkin picking as well as a host of other family-friendly attractions including corn mazes and hayrides. While you’re here, you’ll want to swing by some of Wine Country’s award-winning vineyards and scenic waterfront restaurants. As you make your way back west, stop at Adventureland and White Post Farms for priceless memories and loads of excitement. Whatever you do, don’t forget to grab an apple cider donut!

Day 1

  • 489 Chapman Boulevard
  • (631) 878-6644

Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park and Children’s Zoo has been sharing a love for animals and wildlife with the public since 1970. Join us to connect with wildlife and the environment in a safe, welcoming space that promotes education, conservation, and fun! Visit with alpaca, giraffe, squirrel…

Food and Beverage Tip

For craft brews and spirits head to Riverhead Ciderhouse and enjoy its flavorful seasonal ciders and collection of Long Island Spirits. A must-try is the LIV Espresso, which is distilled right here in Calverton!

  • 715 Sound Avenue
  • (631) 482-7641

Harbes Farm & Vineyard is a 100-acre farm located in Mattituck in the heart of Long Island's North Fork. Harbes began as a small farmstand nearly 30 years ago and has evolved into a North Fork destination where families can enjoy anything from fresh picked corn to pig races to award-winning wines…

  • 39750 County Road 48
  • (631) 765-0200

The Sparkling Pointe tasting experience is a showcase of prestige, artistry, and finesse combined with just the right amount of spirited festiveness. Earning coveted 90+ point scores from Wine Enthusiast and Wine Spectator, Sparkling Pointe wines are consistently acknowledged as some of the best in…

Shopping Tip

Shop the many unique boutiques and antique shops in the maritime village of Downtown Greenport.

When in the Peconic area, head on down to Greenport Harbor Brewing Company and enjoy sensational seasonal beers, like the U-Pick and Leaf Pile Pumpkin Ales! All of the company’s beers are made locally in two craft breweries right here on the North Fork. The newer of the two breweries also serves as…

  • 326 Front Street
  • 1.631.477.0066

Greenporter Hotel is a small, privately owned Green-Certified hotel located in the heart of the North Fork’s wine country in Greenport, Long Island. The Greenporter Hotel is located in the walking Village of Greenport near most restaurants, boutiques, galleries and village docks, as well as a…

Day 2

  • 37645 Route 25
  • (631) 734-6200

Pindar Vineyards is the largest and oldest same-family owned vineyard and winery on Long Island. We grow 17 varieties of grapes, crafting them into some 23 varietals and proprietary blends, including the well-known proprietary wines: Winter White; Spring Splendor; Summer Blush and Autumn Gold. For a…

  • 1036 Fort Salonga Road
  • (631) 491-2756

Located on the Gold Coast of Long Island, nestled into a hilltop which sits on 2 acres of lush forest like property. Designed by The Standard Hospitality Group, Arlo offers a Multi-level dining experience with an open kitchen, two bars and a magnificent outdoor patio. Every detail was carefully…

  • 250 Main Street
  • (631) 261-2900

The John W. Engeman Theater is Long Island's only year-round professional theater company. Our productions are cast directly from the Broadway talent pool. Complimentary Valet Parking Green Room Piano Bar & Lounge State of the Art lighting and sound systems Stadium Style Seating Cocktail Service at…

Day 3

  • 250 Old Country Road
  • 631-351-9373

White Post Farms is a family owned and operated animal farm, farm market and nursery. Visit the animal farm for a great day of outdoor family fun. Meet Long Island's only two resident Giraffes, Patches & Ollie. Feed colorful birds in two bird aviaries. Give a treat to the playful marmosets, squirrel…

  • 402 New York Ave
  • (631) 549-0100

Each restaurant is a love story. Our locations are an extension of the connection and respect we feel for one another and the food we share. Besito was founded by restaurateur John Tunney after years of travel in Mexico working to understand its cuisine and its people. The spirit of Mexico is found…

Food and Beverage Tip

For farm-fresh lunches and snacks, grab a seat at the White Post Farms Market! In addition to its massive menu of made-to-order food options, the market also has indoor and outdoor seating available.

  • 2245 Route 110
  • (631) 694-6868

Long's Island's Favorite Family Amusement park since 1962! Adventureland, conveniently located on Route 110 in Farmingdale, features over 30 adult and kiddie rides, a state-of-the-art arcade, a restaurant and a gift shop! Experience Moon Chaser and the Jr. Pirate Ship, new for 2024! Go for a spin on…

  • 206 Main Street
  • (516) 586-8880

Tap Room is a gastropub with locations on Long Island offering delicious food, great drinks, and live music. Whether you're looking for a bite to eat or a place to unwind, we've got what you're craving.

  • 100 Jericho Turnpike
  • (516) 334-0066

Hicks Nurseries, established in 1853, is Long Island's oldest, family- owned garden center-nursery, selling both retail and wholesale and featuring education programs for the entire family. Our mission is to be your favorite destination for quality home, garden and outdoor living inspiration and…

  • 10 Pinelawn Road
  • (631) 271-7780

Our menu is truly unique, combining tantalizing steakhouse classics with amazing sushi and seafood creations. In addition to serving the finest prime dry-aged and Kobe beef, we have our own authentic sushi chef and a fabulous sushi and raw seafood bar. Plus, our sommelier can help you select the…

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