Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Oktoberfest in Greater Patchogue

It’s time for Oktoberfest! Although you may have thought the German holiday is celebrated October given the name, it’s actually celebrated in late September. If you can’t make to Munich for the German celebration, there are plenty events happening in the Patchogue area! Check out the list of events happening near the New Village below.

Rudi’s Oktoberfest Mug Holding Contest – Get ready to celebrate Oktoberfest at Rudi’s this Saturday, September 22nd! They’ll be plenty of Hofbrau brew on tap for those who want to partake in the contest and for those who want to watch contest unfold. The winner of the contest will receive a custom engraved beer stein made in Germany, a case of Hofbrau Oktoberfest and a $25 Rudi’s gift card.

Brick House Oktoberfest – You can celebrate Oktoberfest throughout the month of September at Brick House with Briktoberfest beer and Vienna lager now on tap. For a special event, stop in on September 25th for a beer dinner and tasting. Taste 14 different beers while enjoying delicious German cuisine like baked Reuben-style strudel in phyllo, sauerbraten with house-made spaetzle with braised red cabbage and much more. Check out the link below for more details.

Oktoberfest at The Moriches Rotary Club- At the Moriches Rotary Club Oktoberfest celebration, you can have a good time while benefiting a good cause! The 10th Annual Oktoberfest festival will feature traditional German music, food and of course, beer!  The celebration will take place September 28th – 30th at Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck and all proceeds from the event will benefit this summer camp fir children for disabilities.

554 RT-112 Patchgoue, NY 11772

67 W Main St, Patchogue, NY 11772

Camp Pa Qua Tuck
Chet Swezey Road
Center Moriches New York, NY 11938

Thursday, 13 September 2018

Outdoor Workouts near Patchogue

With the start of fall quickly approaching, now is the time to take advantage of outdoor workout opportunities while its still warm! September in Patchogue is the perfect time to take your sweat-session outside with the cooler temperatures. Explore some of the activities taking place near the New Villlage below to get some inspiration.

Biking at Hecksher State Park – With the cooler temperatures and decreasing humidity, now is the perfect time to break out your bike for a workout! Head over to Hecksher Park in East Islip for a leisurely 4.5-mile ride. Take in the views of the Great South Bay as you cycle through the paved paths of the park. Turn up your gears for a more intense workout on this relatively flat course.

Long Island SUP – You may have tried your hand at stand up paddleboarding, but are you ready to kick it up a notch with SUPFit classes? Offered at Long Island SUP in East Patchogue, instructors teach toning and strengthening moves while maintaining your balance on the open water. If you can’t make it when these classes are offered, you can always try this SUP strengthening circuit from SELF Magazine.

Yoga in the Park – For a more relaxed and reflective workout, be sure to check out Yoga in the Park at Shorefront Park starting Saturday, September 15th. Family yoga will be held from 9:30am – 10:15 am and a gentle vinyasa flow class will take place from 10:20 am – 11:30 am. Classes are free and will take place Saturdays in September and October. It is recommended that you bring your own yoga mat or towel.

1 Heckscher State Parkway, East Islip, NY 11730
(631) 581-2100

90 Colonial Dr., East Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 326-7926

Shorefront Park
49 Smith St. Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 475-4302

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

What’s Happening in Patchogue This September

Patchogue is kicking off the Fall season with a number of events taking place in the coming weeks! Mark your calendars because you won’t want to miss the events below that are happening near the New Village.

Vetstock – On Saturday, September 15th, head over to Blue Point Brewery for Vetstock, a music festival to honor our nation’s veterans.  The event kicks off at 12pm and will feature a number of musical acts throughout the day. Brought to you by Project9Line, the event seeks to further the mission of the organization to support all veterans. For more information, check out the site below.

Patchogue River Clean Up – This month, you can have the opportunity to give back to your local Patchogue community. On Saturday, September 22nd, the Fire Island National Seashore organization is sponsoring the Third Annual Patchogue River Clean Up. The event will kick off at 10am at Watch Hill Ferry Terminal where you’ll learn important information about the day’s activities, clean-up locations, and where you’ll pick up your cleaning supplies. The event will run through 12pm.

Patchogue Mac-n-Cheese Challenge – In an effort to get the community involved in the aforementioned River Clean Up, the Fire Island National Seashore organization is hosting a Mac-n-Cheese Challenge at Drift 82 following the clean-up at 12pm.  The challenge will consist of 15 to 20 Patchogue restaurants, such as Toast, RHUM, Local, Tap Room, bringing their best to win the title of the best Mac-N-Cheese in Patchogue. The winner will be chosen by popular votes. Entry for the general public is $10, and just $5 for river clean-up volunteers. Each person will get to sample a 4oz. serving from each participating eatery.

Blue Point Brewery
161 River Ave, Patchogue, NY 11772

Patchogue Watch Hill Ferry Terminal
150 West Ave, Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 475-1665

82 Brightwood St, Patchogue, NY 11772
(631) 714-4950