DescriptionThe hamlet of Riverhead is found where Long Island splits into its North and South Forks. Its once run-down downtown has undergone a revitalization, highlighted by the 1933 Suffolk Theater, 118 E. Main St., restored to its original Art Deco grandeur. Today the theater hosts everything from silent films and orchestras to contemporary musical acts and comedians; phone (631) 727-4343.
Bordered by the Long Island Sound to the north and the Peconic River to the south, Riverhead is home to beaches, marinas, horse farms, golf courses, farm stands and wineries.
ShoppingTanger Outlet Center, 200 Tanger Mall Dr., has more than 150 outlet shops, including Banana Republic Factory Store, Barneys New York, Justice, Le Creuset, Michael Kors and Nike Factory Store.
Things to SeeLong Island Aquarium