Winterfest 2018

WINTERFEST  2018

Come join us for three unique tours featuring some of the best wineries and breweries of Long Island’s famed North Fork. Our Winterfest 2018 tours offer you a different sampling of the finest tastes of the North Fork on three consecutive weekends where you will ride in a heated vintage style trolley and see all the hidden beauty the North Fork has to offer.

'Best Wine Tours Ever'
Jamesport Brewery

Long Ireland Beer Company

Greenport Harbor Brewery

North Fork Craft Beer Tour (February 25)


Departing Smitty’s / The All Star at 11:15am the tour will take you to three of the North Fork’s leading craft breweries. The first stop is the Greenport Harbor Brewery in Peconic where you will sample five of their best craft brews. Sit down, relax and enjoy a hearty lunch. You can choose from a choice of three select lunch items which are included in the tour price.

Next stop will be the rustic and beautiful Jamesport Farm Brewery where you will indulge in a sampling of four of their finest beers, which are brewed right on premises. As your enjoying your samplings and listening to some great local musicians, you can see beer being brewed right in front of you!

Our final stop of the day is Riverhead’s own, Long Ireland Beer Company where you will once again sample four of their world famous beers. Brewed entirely on premises, Long Ireland’s beers are all natural and non-pasteurized. Their beer contains only hops, malted grains, yeast, water, and other natural flavors and spices.

All tastings and lunch for only $120.00 per person.   Group rate for four or more is $110.00 per person.  

Clovis Point Vineyards

Palmer Vineyards

Hotel Indigo

Winterfest VIP Wine Tour #1 (March 4)


Departing Hotel Indigo East End in Riverhead at 11:00am, the Winterfest VIP Tours will give you the finest samples of some of the North Fork’s favorite wines.

Our first stop will be at the lovely and intimate Clovis Point Winery. In their private tasting room you will sample four wines plus a full glass, all while enjoying cheeses, charcuterie, fig spread, assorted crackers and breads.

The second stop is the ever beautiful and award winning Palmer Vineyards. As one of the North Fork’s original wineries, Palmer Vineyards has established itself as one of the most visible and best-known Long Island estate wineries. You will meet wine maker extraordinaire Miguel Martin as he leads a tasting of his favorite Albarino, including his own, grown and made at Palmer Vineyards. Enjoy fresh local oysters and charcuterie with your wines.

Return back to Hotel Indigo. With one of a kind dining at the ever popular Bistro 72, enjoy a local flavors and vintages in a relaxed, upscale environment. As part of your tour, you will enjoy a full three course meal from a selection of specially prepared options (Beverages not included).

$150.00 per person includes all above.  

Clovis Point Vineyards

Hotel Indigo

Palmer Vineyards

Winterfest VIP Wine Tour #2 (March 11)


Departing Hotel Indigo East End in Riverhead at 11:00am, the Winterfest VIP Tours will give you the finest samples of some of the North Fork’s favorite wines.

Our first stop will be at the lovely and intimate Clovis Point Winery. In their private tasting room you will sample four wines plus a full glass, all while enjoying cheeses, charcuterie, fig spread, assorted crackers and breads.

Our second stop is the ever beautiful and award winning Palmer Vineyards. As one of the North Fork’s original wineries, Palmer Vineyards has established itself as one of the most visible and best-known Long Island estate wineries. Experience Oyster Tasting and Pairing with Harvest Moon Oyster Company. Enjoy the freshest local oysters and scallops along with a pairing of 5 wines.

Return to Hotel Indigo. With one of a kind dining at the ever popular Bistro 72, enjoy local flavors and vintages in a relaxed, upscale environment. As part of your tour, you will enjoy a full three course meal fro a selection of specially prepared options (Beverages not included).

$150.00 per person includes all above.  

Reservations...


Trips depart from The All-Star Bowling Alley, 96 Main Road, Riverhead, (Route 25/County Route 58 just west of route 105), or from the Hotel Indigo, LIE (Exit 72 South), 1830 West Main Street, Rt. 25, Riverhead, as indicated above.  Be sure to arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.