Lighthouse Musicfest to Return in September

After a one-year absence, the Huntington Lighthouse Musicfest is back on. The Huntington Lighthouse Preservation Society announced on Facebook that the musical performance is scheduled for Sept. 5. The festival bills itself as the only music festival held on top of a lighthouse. The festival Read More …

UPDATE: Lighthouse MusicFest Canceled as Organizers, Town Debate Handling

UPDATE 1:55 p.m. Operators of the Huntington Lighthouse Musicfest have canceled the performances this year, saying that it has been unable to work with town officials this year. However, the town fired back, insisting that it supports the Musicfest while challenging the complaint and citing Read More …

Sour Notes at Lighthouse Musicfest Disruption

Several boaters disrupted the Huntington Lighthouse Musicfest  this weekend, organizers say, by tying up together and blasting loud music that at times drowned out the program’s scheduled entertainment. Pam Setchell, president of the Huntington Lighthouse Preservation Society, and others said more than 20 boaters complained Read More …

Boaters Rescued from Lighthouse Rocks

Two boaters stranded on the rocks at Huntington Lighthouse in Huntington Harbor were rescued Sunday night. The Huntington harbormaster requested assistance from Suffolk County Marine Bureau for the boat that had become lodged in the rocks by the Huntington Lighthouse about 8 p.m. Marine Bureau Officers Read More …