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Oktoberfest, fireworks and more: this year’s special events in downtown Riverhead

by Feb 27, 2020
Fireworks will illuminate the downtown sky again this summer and an Oktoberfest celebration will be added to the downtown Riverhead roster of events this year.

Ready, set, go! Alive on 25, third edition, on for Thursday evening

by Jul 25, 2018
Organizers are going forward with the third edition of Alive on 25 jin downtown Riverhead July 26, hoping that the chance of rain will remain slight and the popular street festival will take place as planned.

Fireworks light up the downtown sky

by Jul 5, 2018
Photo gallery: A spectacular fireworks show lit up the sky in downtown Riverhead Thursday night.

Riverhead Coffin Races date changed due to Sunday weather forecast

by Oct 26, 2017
With a bad rainstorm in the forecast Sunday, Riverhead’s Coffin Races have been moved to Saturday at 3:30 p.m. on the Peconic Riverfront.

Alive on 25 street festival returns in 2017; festival dates announced

by Mar 16, 2017
Alive on 25 will take place on the Thursdays of July 13, July 27, August 10 and August 24, with a rain date of August 31.

Downtown Riverhead’s indoor farmers market is open for its fourth season

by Dec 3, 2016
Riverhead’s indoor farmer’s market is open for its fourth annual season today and every Saturday through April 29 at 117 East Main Street. The market's hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free.

Riverhead BID Management Association elects new president, directors

by Jun 23, 2016
Hyatt Place East End general manager Steve Shauger now leads the downtown business group, replacing longtime president Raymond Pickersgill, who will serve as VP.

Riverhead looking to collaborate with Patchogue on local ‘Alive after Five’

by Aug 21, 2015
Riverhead BID officials talking with organizers of Patchogue's wildly successful biweekly event about 'co-branding' event in Riverhead on alternating Thursdays, plus: plan to pursue downtown multi-level parking garage with private developer; indoor farmers market moving again and summertime outdoor market in its last season on riverfront.

Photos: Classic car enthusiasts flock to riverfront for Thursday ‘cruise night’

by Jul 18, 2015
A DJ spins golden oldies, classic autos line up along the riverfront. It was a picturesque and pleasant evening for the BID's classic car cruise night on Thursday. Photos.

Can Riverhead come ‘Alive After Five’ like Patchogue? BID board thinks so

by Jul 16, 2015
Downtown business owners want to see Riverhead host a regular summer street festival modeled after Patchogue's popular "Alive After Five" events. BID board members also discuss downtown Riverhead's ongoing "perception problem."