Support local journalism.

Now more than ever, local news matters.

Riverhead Country Fair

The 46th Annual Riverhead Country Fair draws crowd to downtown Riverhead: photos

by
Blue skies and sunshine prevailed yesterday and crowds returned to downtown Riverhead for the 46th Annual Riverhead Country Fair. Photo gallery.

Riverhead Country Fair returns Sunday, Oct. 9 with contests, carnival, food and vendors

by
The Riverhead Country Fair, one of the largest fairs in New York State, will return Oct. 9 with vendors, carnival rides, contests and food.

Town board wrap-up: April 5

by
The Riverhead Town Board on Tuesday approved a special event permit for the Riverhead Country Fair to be held on Oct. 9. Here's a rundown of actions taken during the April 5 meeting.

Riverhead Country Fair to make comeback after COVID hiatus

by
The Riverhead Country Fair, a perennial favorite, will return to downtown Riverhead Sunday, Oct. 10 featuring craft vendors, food, carnival rides, midway games, live entertainment, agricultural and homemaking contests and local craft beverages.

Crowds turn out for Riverhead Country Fair

by
It was a beautiful day for a street fair and folks came from all over the region to enjoy the 44th annual Riverhead Country Fair in downtown Riverhead.
2012 1007 country fair pre 3

A Columbus Day weekend tradition: the Riverhead Country Fair takes place Sunday

by
The Riverhead Country Fair, one of the largest festivals in New York, features agricultural and homemaking contests, hundreds of vendors, carnival rides, live music and more.
2013 1013 pre country fair aerial

Vendors wanted for Riverhead Country Fair

by
Vendors are wanted for the annual Riverhead Country Fair, set to take place Sunday, Oct. 13, in downtown Riverhead.

The 43rd Annual Riverhead Country Fair draws crowd downtown

by
Vendor booths, carnival rides, a petting zoo, music and magic entertained visitors to downtown Riverhead Sunday.
2012 1007 country fair pre 3

Riverhead Country Fair returns for 43rd year this weekend

by
The 43rd Annual Riverhead Country Fair opens Sunday morning at 10 a.m. with vendors galore, traditional agricultural and homemaking competitions, a carnival and — new this year — free children's entertainment in Grangebel Park, including a petting zoo and magic show.

Threatening weather deters visitors, but locals enjoy Riverhead Country Fair

by
While skies were overcast, the temperature was pleasant, winds were calm and rain stayed away — providing, ironically, perfect weather for strolling along the huge fairgrounds stretching across the downtown riverfront.
RiverheadLOCAL