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Special Weather Statement issued February 18 at 7:26PM EST by NWS Upton NY Fog will remain across the region through this evening, with visibilities generally around 1 mile. At times the fog will become locally dense and visibilities will vary with local visibilities a quarter of a mile or less. Drivers are urged to exercise caution and to be alert for sudden reduced visibilities. Allow extra time to reach your destination, and if you encounter fog, reduce speed and increase following distance with the vehicle in front of you. And drive with low beams. visibilities are expected to improve toward midnight.

Long Island Winterfest on the East End

at Long Island Winterfest | Fri Feb 07 - Sun Mar 08

Location

Long Island Winterfest

Hamptons and North Fork
, NY
(Map)
Tel: 631-494-2978
Contact Name: Diane Tucci
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

Feb 18, 2020 through Mar 08, 2020 (daily)
Cost: Free Event
Description

The 13th Annual ​Long Island Winterfest​ ​is slated to  once again take over the forks of Long Island, NY from ​February 7-March 8, 2020​. 

 
Across the  east end, this five-week celebration includes local wine and craft beer tastings, live performances, art  installations and local farm and culinary fare. Hotel and inn options range from modest to luxury,  accommodating budgets of different scopes.    
 
Visitors are invited to ‘live like a local’ and experience the culture of Long Island’s winter on the east  end. Without the traffic and crowds, east end residents are privileged to meet the farmers, the  makers, the bakers, artists and innkeepers amid the quieter season.
 
Trivia nights, performances  at ​Suffolk Theater​, craft cocktail demonstrations, line dancing, wine pairings, paint night, ​Art Barre and more can be found across the east end. 
 
LIWF ​gets the party started with their ​‘13th Annual Kick Off Party’ ​on Friday, February 7th  from 7-10pm, with an after-party immediately following. Live music and dancing are accompanied by  over 25 vendors bringing local food, wine, beer and spirit tastings opportunities to purchase. A  range of raffle prizes have been donated by local businesses, winners announced at 9pm.  After-party only tickets​ will be sold at a discounted rate of $20 and are perfect for those who  cannot attend the entire event but seek Friday evening entertainment including DJ and libations (ie.  late arrivals and hospitality industry).
 
2020 brings the rollout of the ​LIW VIP Passport​ program. Passport holders enjoy discounts,  giveaways and VIP treatment at participating venues and free ticket included to the Kick Off After  Party. The first 150 VIP Passport holders will be inducted in the ​LIWF VIP Founders Club​ and  receive a $20 restaurant gift card and ​LIWF​ goody box, made in partnership with ​The North Fork  Box.​ Early bird pricing until January 26, 2020 is $29.95, full price thereafter $39.95.