Don’t miss everything Polish at this weekend’s Polish Town Street Fair and Polka Festival

Long Islanders have been making the trek out to Riverhead for the annual Polish Town Street Fair and Polka Festival since 1975. But for those who haven’t yet, the time, from Aug. 19-20, is now to uncover why the Polish take pride in their varieties of kielbasa, find out just how much fun it is to dance the Polka and pick up a Polish keepsake among the 300 vendors.

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Old-fashioned fun is baa’ck at Sunday’s Sheep to Shawl Festival

It’s that time of year to give our wooly friends haircuts so that they’ll be more comfortable in the heat of summer. And, not only do they get haircuts, but we get to join in for what has become an annual celebration at Huntington Historical Society’s Sheep to Shawl Festival, on May 21, at the Dr. Daniel W. Kissam House Museum.

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Celebrating winter with fire and ice at HarborFrost

We may be spoiled right now with spring-like weather, but we still have a little more than three weeks of winter left – and, for Sag Harbor, that can only mean more time to celebrate this (usually) cold season at its annual HarborFrost, held on Feb. 25. The fest highlights two extreme elements, fire and ice, featuring attractions ranging from ice carving demos to fire jugglers and fire dancers.

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