Port Jefferson Chamber of Commerce Events
UPCOMING EVENTS CALENDAR
For information on any
Chamber event, member or activity, please contact
Greater Port Jefferson Chamber of Commerce
Our Summer Office Hours Starting April 6th 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 11-4:00 pm
Sunday: 11-4:00 pm
Bayles Boat Shop at
Wednesdays and Saturdays 9 AM - 12
All are welcome to visit
For more information call:
Or Visit: www.lisec.org
Port Jefferson Village Center at Harborfront
Various changing exhibits of artwork & photography on 2nd
Open Mon-Sun 9am-10pm
For more information please call: 631-802-2160
Explorium at Port Jeff Harbor-Museum
101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Open Saturdays and
Sundays: 1-4 PM
exhibits, programs, and activities rich in the maritime history of Long
For more information call: 631-331-3277
MARK YOUR CALENDARS:
PORT JEFFERSON VILLAGE IS OPEN FOR BUSINESS!
Sundays 9:00am to 1:00pm
Located in the parking lot next to Tommy's Place on Main Street (Just North of the corner of Main St. and East Broadway on the East side of Main).
Purchase local produce, honey, bread & baked goods, seafood, international specialties, plants and flowers in our open air, waterfront market. Live music. 631-473-4724 and www.portjeff.com
Wednesday – 6:30 pm in Harborfront Park
Rain location, first floor of the Village Center
Sponsored by the Greater Port Jefferson Arts Council
Village Cup Regatta
Over 26 sail boats race in Port Jeff Harbor and LI Sound to raise money for Pancreatic Cancer pitting Port Jefferson against Mather Hospital. Come watch out on spectator boats and join a post party at the Village Center at Harborfront Park 1:00 – 7:00 pm. Phone: 631-473-4724 and www.portjeff.com
26th, 27th, & 28th
Port Jefferson American Music Festival
Rock, Jazz, Dixieland, Blues, Folk, Country, & Funk! Over 35 performers on 4 stages. Emerging artists as well as top name performers. Friday night kick-off starts at 7PM, goes till 11PM. Saturday from 12 NOON till 6P, then a huge concert on the PJ ferry dock, followed by a late-night Blues & Brews cruise AT 11P on the Port Jeff Ferry. Sunday, 12 NOON till 6P. Children’s activities, Antique Car Show, and lots of great music!! Phone: 631-331-0808 or www.portjeff.com Free admission.
Port Jefferson Dragon Boat Race Festival
Time: 9-9:00 pm
Location: Harborfront Park, Centennial Park, east shoreline of the inner harbor-Port Jefferson Harbor.
The event will consist of 4 dragon boats with 12-15 teams competing in a 200 meter race course, 1/10 of a mile. Each team is made-up of 19 ‘paddlers’, one steersman and 1 drummer. Heats will run all day with a culmination of an awards ceremony late afternoon. ‘High Five’Dragon Boat Co. will be providing all the ‘dragon boats’ and orgainzing all the water portion of the festival!All race teams will have their own ‘encampment’ all along the Harorfront Park as they are queuing up for their races!
The festival will have Asian performing arts to potentially include: Kung Fu, a Lion Dance, a Taiko Drum performance, a Kendo performance using wooden Japanese swords, Chinese children’s dance, Korean Children’s dance or fan dance, performance by a Chinese flute soloist, a performance of Chinese Yoyo aka “Diablo” and strong consideration is being consider for a Taiwanese American Rock and Roll Band.There will be some Asian retail vendors and Asian food vendors.Call 631-473-1414 or email: email@example.com for more details.
A Taste of Port Jefferson
A sampling of the finest restaurants, local wines and bakeries. 12 noon to 4 p.m. at the Port Jefferson Village Center, 101 A East Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY. Note: you must be 21 or over to attend this event. (631) 473-1414 Fee: $40 per person and $50 at the door. www.atasteofportjefferson.com
18th & 19th
Port Jeff for Pets! 4th Annual Art Walk and Pet Adoption Awareness Weekend
Dozens of National and Local Animal Rescue Groups serving Long Island will be on hand to show you their adoptable animals. “Art Walk” with Long Island Artists and Artisans displaying their work throughout the Village. Phone: 631-473-4724 and www.portjeff.com FREE 12pm to 5pm
Port Jefferson Historical Auction
Old fashioned, antique auction held outside on the grounds of the Historical Society Mather House Museum,115 Prospect Street, Port Jefferson Village. Hundreds of items including antique furniture, collectables, jewelry, dishware, postcards, paintings and more at bargain prices! Treasure for everyone new and old. 631-473-2665 and firstname.lastname@example.org Fee:minimal bidders fee ($2.00)
Pre-viewing at 9:00am, auciton starts at 10:00 am.
5th Annual PJ Village 'Spooktacular' Harvest Festival
Haunted building walking tour and music performances! Join a marshmallow roast, Noon o dusk. Phone: 631-
Pet photos at Fetch,
Farmer’s market 9-1,
animal rescue groups,
haunted walking tours 12-3,
face painting 12-3,
scare crow displays (Sponsoredby the Chamber) all on E. Main Street,
antique farm equipment, Wodcarving demo,
chowder crawl 12-4, marshmallow roasting,
fire roasted corn,
pumpkin decorating 12-2,
kid crafts 3-5, &
Classic cars. Very popular 'Customed Dog Parade' at 2:00 pm on East Main Street. 631-473-4724 www.portjeff.com Free
7th Annual Go Green Event
Port Jefferson has gone Green! Come to the Village Center for an afternoon filled with vendors and workshops. Exhibitors demonstrate ways to go green and help save the planet at this annual symposium. Emphasis will be on rethinking how we use our land, yards, gardens, public green space, in cultivating indigenous plants and flowers, all of which need little or no care, and help to bring back birds and butterflies and honey bees’
Noon-4:00 631-473-4724 and www.portjeff.com Free
The Rinx at Harborfront Park
Skating on the Harbor
101-A East Broadway
Public Skating times, skate rentals available, parties welcomed.
19th Charles Dickens Festival
The19th annual PJ Village celebration of the author of A Christmas Carol, featuring costumed characters, decorated streets and shops, Victorian entertainment and food, the festival offers many free or low-cost attractions. Performances, old-fashioned marketplace on East Main Street, carriage and trolley rides, lantern-lit house tour of historic homes and Grand Final Parade, all sponsored by Port Jefferson Village and the Greater Port Jefferson Northern Brookhaven Arts Council. 631-473-4724 and www.portjeff.com Some Minimal Fees
19th Anual Victorian Lanternlight House Tour
Walking House Tour, historic and classic homes. Tickets $25-purchased at the PJ Chamber of Commerce Office-118 West Broadway 4:30-8:30 pm More inf0:631-473-1414
First United Methodist Church
603 Main Street
Homemade holiday cookies by the pound, holiday items, crafts & sewing, baked goods, country store, refreshments, & SANTA. More info call: 631-473-0517
For all our membership meetings, we encourage you to bring business associates who may be interested in joining our Chamber.
And be sure to bring your company business cards and literature to distribute - there will be a literature table.Kindly RSVP for events to the Chamber Office email@example.com
or by phone 631-473-1414 .
We hope you can join us for our terrific events!