Looking for something to do on Shelter Island this weekend? Shelter Island by northforker has got you covered.
Here are 4 events on and near to Shelter Island to check out.
Friday, April 8
The Newport Folk Festival, A retrospective
See the 1960s era film about the Newport Folk Festival at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor on Friday, April 8.
From 1963-1965 Academy award-winning director Murray Lerner filmed the Newport Folk Festival featuring folk legends like Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Peter Paul and Mary, and many more.
After the screening there will be a discussion on the movie and the folk music scene of the time featuring never before seen excerpts from the film.
Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at baystreet.org or by calling (631) 725-9500. The Bay Street Theatre is located at 1 Bay Street in Sag Harbor.
“The Drowsy Chaperone”
See the Shelter Island High School Drama Club perform The Drowsy Chaperone on Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9 at 8 p.m. There will also be a matinee performance on Sunday, April 10 at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $12 for adults, $8 for students and can be reserved by calling (631) 749-0302, x 100.
The Shelter Island School is located at 33 North Ferry Road.
Saturday, April 9
Mashomack 3-Mile Hike
Take a 3-mile hike through Mashomack Preserve on Saturday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to noon.
Learn about introduced and exotic species from an expert while you navigate the trail.
For more information stop by the Visitor’s Center or call (631) 749-1001. The Mashomack Preserve is located at 47 South Ferry Road.
Sylvester Manor Egg Sale
The Sylvester Manor Farm Stand will be open on Saturday, April 9 from noon to 2 p.m.
Come buy fresh farm eggs and meet their new apprentices for the 2016 farming season. The Sylvester Manor Farm Stand is located at 21 Manwaring Road.