Summer 2017 Events Calendar

Summer 2017 Events Calendar

From May to September, the Hamptons are chock full of fun stuff to do. Check out our events calendar and find some great events for you and your family to enjoy while on the East End. For more, visit Events.DansPapers.com. Happy summer!

ART ON THE GREEN
5/26–5/28, 8/18–8/20. Check out this juried fine arts show on the Village Green in Montauk Village, with the first show kicking off summer over Memorial Day weekend. Sponsored by the Montauk Artists’ Association, which offers 10 shows in the Depot Gallery every year, as well as classes for kids and adults. 631-668-5336 montaukartistsassociation.org

ARF THRIFT SHOP DESIGNER SHOWCASE AND SALE
5/27. Join ARF for a cocktail party as seven top designers transform the ARF Thrift & Treasure Shop into vignettes inspired by donations and the designers’ personal collections. 17 Montauk Highway, Sagaponack. 631-537-0400 ext 216 arfhamptons.org

COLIN QUINN AT BAY STREET THEATER
5/27. The iconic comedian performs. Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500 baystreet.org

AUDRA MCDONALD AT WHBPAC
5/27. The multi-Tony Award winning actress/singer performs. Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1500 whbpac.org

9TH ANNUAL NEW SUFFOLK CHOWDERFEST
5/27, rain date 5/29. Chow down on locally prepared chowders and barbecue. Watch live music, enjoy plenty of children’s activities and a huge sale, all at the site of the U.S. Navy’s first submarine base. All proceeds will go to the restoration of the waterfront for the community. New Suffolk waterfront, New Suffolk Avenue and First Street. newsuffolkwaterfront.org

DAN’S ROSÉ SOIRÉE
5/28. The official kickoff to summer in the Hamptons! Rosé is surely the favorite beverage of summer, and there’s no better way to welcome the 2017 Hamptons Season than with a vino bash, sipping and savoring the finest rosés from the Hamptons, the North Fork, Provence and beyond. Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton. danstasteofsummer.com

29TH ANNUAL PLANNED PARENTHOOD HUDSON PECONIC EAST END BENEFIT
5/28. Silent auction, special opportunities to support Planned Parenthood and more. Private estate, Sag Harbor. 631-361-7526 plannedparenthood.org

“THE MAN IN THE CEILING” AT BAY STREET THEATER
5/30–6/25. A new musical from Jules Feiffer, Andrew Lippa and Jeffrey Seller. Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500 baystreet.org

8TH ANNUAL SOUTHAMPTON HOUSE TOUR
6/3, 1 p.m. Go behind the hedges to see private homes in Southampton’s finest neighborhoods. Champagne reception catered by Sant Ambroeus restaurant. $95 per ticket, available in advance at the Rogers Mansion, 17 Meetinghouse Lane, Southampton or for $110 day-of at the Thomas Halsey Homestead. 631-283-2494, southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org

GUILD HALL 2017 GOLF OUTING AT THE MAIDSTONE CLUB
6/7. This outing features a lunch on the Clubhouse veranda, followed by a shotgun start tournament and cocktail party, dinner and awards ceremony. 29 Maidstone Lane, East Hampton. 631-324-0806 guildhall.org

LANDSCAPE PLEASURES AT PARRISH ART MUSEUM
6/10–6/11. A breathtaking garden tour on Sunday preceded by a captivating symposium on Saturday morning. Benefactors, patrons and sponsors will be also hosted at a special cocktail party at an exclusive estate on Saturday evening. $225, $175 members. Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118 parrishart.org

BLESSING OF THE FLEET
6/11. A Montauk tradition since 1955, the Blessing of the Fleet by local clergy ensures a good season for all. 1 Town Road, Montauk. 631-668-2428 montaukchamber.com

MONDAY NIGHT CONCERTS ON THE GREEN
Summer Mondays, 6:30 p.m. Come to the Village Green in Montauk Village every Monday evening for a free concert by a local band. The event is fun for the entire family. Sponsored by the Montauk Chamber of Commerce. 631-668-2428 montaukchamber.com

31ST ANNUAL STAR ISLAND SHARK TOURNAMENT
6/15–6/17. The beloved shark tournament returns. Sharks that don’t meet weight requirements can be tagged and released. Contact Star Island If you want to participate but don’t own your own boat—you can charter one. Yacht Club & Marina, Montauk Point. starislandyc.com

MATTITUCK LIONS CLUB 62ND MATTITUCK STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
6/15–6/18. Food, entertainment, rides, crafts and more. Park at the Martha Clara Event Grounds, Herrick’s Lane, Jamesport. mattituckstrawberryfestival.org

31ST ANNUAL ARF GARDEN TOUR
6/17. Self-guided tour. Cocktail reception at Blue Haven, home of Lisa and Donald Jackson. Call for pricing and addresses. 631-537-0400 ext 219 arfhamptons.org

38TH ANNUAL SHELTER ISLAND 10K
6/17. Annual event for runners of all ages and skill levels. 5K run/walk also available. Throughout Shelter Island. shelterislandrun.com

HETRICK-MARTIN INSTITUTE SCHOOL’S OUT BENEFIT
6/17. Fundraiser to support and celebrate the Hetrick-Martin Institute for LGBTQ youth. The home of Lisa and James Cohen, East Hampton. 212-674-2600 ext. 234 hmi.org

TURBO TRI 2017 BENEFITING iTRY
6/17. Race hard and fast or just tri for fun. All ability levels. Maidstone Park, Springs. 516-617-5721 itrigirls.org

WHBPAC 15TH ANNUAL GOLF TOUR & COCKTAIL PARTY
6/19. The post-tournament reception is always open to non-golfers who wish to participate in this day of festivities and fundraising. 631-288-2350, ext.17 whbpac.org

BRIDGEHAMPTON MUSEUM 24TH ANNUAL ANTIQUE SHOW AND SALE
6/24–6/25. Country furniture, jewelry, paintings and more. Bridgehampton Museum, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. 631-537-1088

THE 47TH ANNUAL MONTAUK MARINE BASIN SHARK TOURNAMENT
6/22–6/24. This year’s tournament will have $50,000 in cash prizes. Red Line Films will be on-hand doing segments for NBC Sports. The tournament is limited to 150 boats, so sign up soon. Montauk Marine Basin, 426 West Lake Drive, Montauk. 631-668-5900 marinebasin.com

SYLVESTER MANOR FARM TO TABLE DINNER
6/24. Annual Sylvester Manor benefit. Sylvester Manor, 80 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island. 631-749-0626 sylvestermanor.org. This event will sell out.

AIMEE MANN AT WHBPAC
6/25. The singer-songwriter performs her signature “melancholia.” Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1500 whbpac.org

PIANOFEST IN THE HAMPTONS
6/26–8/14. Come hear international prize-winning artists perform. Various venues throughout the Hamptons. 631-329-9115 pianofest.com

SOUTHAMPTON CULTURAL CENTER CONCERTS IN THE PARK
Wednesdays all summer. Weekly concerts in Agawam Park and at Coopers Beach featuring local favorites. 631-287-4377 scc-arts.org

GUILD HALL 2017 SEASON SPECTACULAR
7/1. Celebrate 4th of July weekend at Guild Hall with a special appearance by Jay Leno. Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0806 guildhall.org

COLIN JOST AT BAY STREET THEATER
7/1. The Saturday Night Live star performs his comedy. Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500 baystreet.org

JULY 4 WEEKEND FIREWORKS
Visit DansPapers.com for information on all the local fireworks displays.

“INTIMATE APPAREL” AT BAY STREET THEATER
7/4–7/30. Kelly McCreary stars in this production of the Lynn Nottage play, directed by Scott Schwartz. Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500 baystreet.org

MARKET ART + DESIGN
7/6–7/9. Fine art from galleries across the United States, with a curated design focus featuring international designers and dealers. Bridgehampton Museum, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. artmarkethamptons.com

ART SOUTHAMPTON PRESENTED BY ART MIAMI
7/6–7/10. Fair with contemporary and modern art from masters of the 20th and 21st centuries, as well as talented emerging artists. Nova’s Ark Project, 30 Millstone Road, Water Mill. 631-537-0061

DAN’S CORONA MONTACO PRESENTED BY DON JULIO
7/7. An evening of tacos, tequila, surf and sand at a Latin-inspired celebration like no other, featuring celebrated chefs’ culinary twists on classic Mexican cuisine. Hosted by Adam Richman, Travel Channel host, author, food and travel explorer Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa, 290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk. danstasteofsummer.com

DAN’S CLAMBAKEMTK AT GURNEY’S MONTAUK
7/8. An oceanfront food and drink celebration, where guests are invited to sip, savor and dance the night away just feet above the sand. Dan’s ClambakeMTK will once again highlight coastal cuisine from renowned chefs across the East End and beyond. Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa, 290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk. danstasteofsummer.com

SOFO 28TH ANNUAL SUMMER GALA
7/8. Honoring the Patsy and Jeff Tarr Family and Anke and Jurgen Friedrich. Featuring Alex Guarnaschelli, Tracy Anderson and Katie Lee. South Fork Natural History Museum, 377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 631-537-9735 sofo.org

FAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE SUMMER GALA
7/14. The Family Service League annual Summer Gala will include hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, dinner, dancing. Westhampton Beach Bath & Tennis Club, 231 Dune Road, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1954, ext. 249 fsl-li.org

WHBPAC HOUSE & GARDEN TOUR 2017
7/14. Self-guided tour of beautiful houses. Luncheon and sponsorships available. Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1500 whbpac.org

26TH ANNUAL BAY STREET THEATER SUMMER GALA
7/15. The annual Sag Harbor theater benefit. Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0818 baystreet.org

MIDSUMMER PARTY AT PARRISH ART MUSEUM
7/15. This annual event brings together almost 1,000 artists, philanthropists, business leaders and other guests in support of the Parrish. Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118 parrishart.org

22ND ANNUAL MONTAUK POINT LIGHTHOUSE SPRINT TRIATHLON & RELAY
7/16. This popular event, which will sell out, has grown to include more than 500 participating athletes from near and far. The event is USA Triathlon-sanctioned and a National Championship qualifier. Montauk Point Lighthouse, 2000 Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-2546 montauklighthouse.com

DAN’S GRILLHAMPTON
7/21. The biggest showdown of the summer returns to the beautiful Fairview Farm this July with Dan’s GrillHampton, a fan-favorite event that pits eight East End chefs against eight NYC chefs in a grill-focused cooking competition and tasting event. Fairview Farm at Mecox, 19 Horsemill Lane, Bridgehampton. 631-537-6154 danstasteofsummer.com

DAN’S TASTE OF TWO FORKS PRESENTED BY FARRELL BUILDING COMPANY
7/22. Join Dan’s Hamptons Media and Dan’s Papers at the exciting Taste of Two Forks presented by Farrell Building Company to close out a summer of fabulous foodie events. Fairview Farm at Mecox, 19 Horsemill Lane, Bridgehampton. 631-537-6154 danstasteofsummer.com

MONTAUK OCEAN SWIM CHALLENGE
7/22. Half-mile, mile and 5K distances. Fundraiser for the construction of an aquatic center at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center. 631-668-1124, montaukplayhouse.org

ART FOR ALZHEIMER’S CELEBRATING PAINT AT THE PARRISH
7/27. The Parrish Art Museum is being honored for the Museum’s special monthly program of activities tailored to individuals with Alzheimer’s or dementia, presented in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center, Inc. (ADRC).  Raw bar, live music featuring Vanessa Trouble & Co. and a performance by Escola de Samba Boom. Proceeds will support the ongoing program at the Parrish Art Museum. Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118 parrishart.org

PERLMAN MUSIC PROGRAM SUMMER BENEFIT
7/28. To learn more, call 212-877-5045, perlmanmusicprogram.org

SUPER SATURDAY 2017
7/29. A “designer garage sale” benefiting Ovarian Cancer Research Fund. Hosted by Donna Karan and Kelly Ripa. Nova’s Ark Project, Water Mill. supersaturday.ocrf.org

NEIL SEDAKA AT WHBPAC
7/30. The iconic singer-songwriter performs. Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1500 whbpac.org

THE 25TH ANNUAL MAKO, THRESHER AND TUNA TOURNAMENT
8/4–8/5. 2016 was the best year yet for this fan fave tournament with more than 35 threshers and 20 makos caught. Think you have what it takes to compete in 2017? The tournament includes not only sharks, but also any species of tuna, including Blue Fin. Overnight fishing returns again this year so captains are encouraged to get an early start on day two. As with last year, you can only weigh in one shark per day. Cash prizes total more than $10,000. Yacht Club & Marina, Montauk Point. starislandyc.com

MONTAUK PLAYHOUSE GALA 2017
8/5. 7–11 p.m. Montauk Playhouse Community Center marquis event. montaukplayhouse.org

CLOTHESLINE ART SALE AT GUILD HALL
8/5. This community event showcases fine art by East End artists. Free admission. Art prices range from $50 to $2,000. Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0806 guildhall.org

BCRF PADDLE FOR PINK 2017
8/5. A fun and challenging race for paddlers of all abilities. All proceeds go to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Havens Beach, Sag Harbor. 631-537-2716 hamptonspaddleforpink.org

DAN’S PAPERS KITE FLY
8/5. This beloved event is perfect for the whole family. Bring your kite and fly it over scenic Sagg Main Beach. For details, check DansPapers.com

LESLIE ODOM JR. AT WHBPAC
8/5. Known for his portrayal of Aaron Burr in Hamilton, Odom Jr. will perform original and favorite music. Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1500 whbpac.org

“AS YOU LIKE IT” AT BAY STREET THEATER
8/8–9/3. Stephen Schwartz provides music for this new take on Shakespeare’s classic comedy. Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500 baystreet.org

GUILD HALL SUMMER GALA 2017
8/11. An exclusive art exhibition preview, live music, dancing, dining and live auction. Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0806 guildhall.org

AUTHORS NIGHT 2017 AT THE EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
8/12. Featuring Alec Baldwin and others. East Hampton Library, 159 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222 authorsnight.org

EAST HAMPTON ARTISTS & WRITERS CELEBRITY SOFTBALL GAME
8/19. Celebrity artists and writers take the field to benefit the East End Hospice, Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center, Phoenix House Academy and The Retreat. Don’t miss this unique sporting event! Presented by Dan’s Papers. Herrick Park, East Hampton. awgame.org

BLOCK CHALLENGE 2017
8/19. Montauk to Block Island 8-mile open ocean paddle. Benefits Paddlers For Humanity. p4h.org

ARF’S BOW WOW MEOW BALL
8/19. Cocktails, dinner and dancing. ARF Adoption Center, 90 Daniels Hole Road, Wainscott. arfhamptons.org

LIGHTHOUSE WEEKEND
8/19. Learn about Montauk’s history while making great memories with your family at the historic Lighthouse, with fun activities, demonstrations and more. Montauk Point Lighthouse, 2000 Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-2546 montauklighthouse.com

HAMPTON CLASSIC 2016
8/27–9/3. One of the largest Grand Prix events in the United States. 240 Snake Hollow Road, Bridgehampton. 631-537-3177 hamptonclassic.com

DAN’S PAPERS LITERARY PRIZE AWARDS CEREMONY
8/31. The winners of Dan’s Papers Literary Prize for Nonfiction will be announced. Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton. DansLitPrize.com

70TH ANNUAL SHINNECOCK INDIAN NATION POWWOW
Labor Day Weekend at the Powwow Grounds on the historic Shinnecock Reservation, Southampton. Fun events and activities for the whole family. 631-283-2494

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