Have the best week in Montauk with the top events in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Dining and Live Music.
Arts & Entertainment
Outdoor Movies at Second House
FRIDAY, JULY 31: The Second House Museum hosts Friday night outdoor movies, sponsored by Corcoran Group Real Estate. Tonight’s feature will be Jaws, screening from 8:30–10:30 p.m. Fee is $7. Rain Date is August 1. Located on Montauk Highway at Second House Road. For more information, contact the Montauk Historical Society at 631-668-2544.
Community Church Women’s Guild Rummage Sale
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1: Weekly rummage sales on Saturday mornings from 9 a.m.–noon are held at the community church through Labor Day. Browse through everything you would expect at a rummage sale: white elephant, toys, books, clothing and more. Located at 850 Montauk Highway, just east of town on the right. For more information, contact the Montauk Chamber of Commerce at 631-668-2428.
Montauk Playhouse Gala
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1: Join the Montauk Playhouse from 7–11 p.m. for an outdoor, tented event that will feature dinner, dancing, drinks, music by The Nancy Atlas Project, and live and silent auctions. Featured in the auctions are artwork, items and experiences from the Gala’s 70-plus supporting artists. This year’s Gala at the Montauk Playhouse honors “Montauk’s Own” visual and performing artists for the vibrant character and culture they bring to the town’s community. Tickets to the event are $350. Funds raised will go toward the Montauk Playhouse’s development efforts to create a vibrant community center for recreation, human services, arts programming and events. The Montauk Playhouse is located at 240 Edgemere Street. For more information, call 631-668-1124.
Summer Film Series at the Montauk Beach House
THURSDAY, AUGUST 6: Settle under the stars for a screening of the 2005 film Capote, with comfy pillows and throws courtesy of Parachute Home. The movie will begin at 7 p.m. and is the final installment of this summer’s film series. For additional details, contact the Montauk Beach House at 631-668-2112 or visit thembh.com. The Montauk Beach House is located at 55 South Elmwood Avenue.
Food & Dining
Gurney’s Oceanfront Lobster Bake
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5: The Beach Club at Gurney’s hosts a ticketed oceanfront Lobster Bake every Wednesday evening throughout July and August. From 5–9 p.m., patrons will enjoy fresh lobster as they relax on the resort’s expansive private beach that captures the nostalgic charm of the “endless American summer.” Tickets are $55 for adults and $20 for children ages 10 and under. Reservations are recommended. Gurney’s is located at 290 Old Montauk Highway. Call 631-668-2345 for more information.
The Montauk Farmers Market
THURSDAY, AUGUST 6: The Montauk Farmers Market is held weekly on Thursdays from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. on the village green. More than 30 vendors participate in the Market, offering locally-sourced fresh produce, baked goods, gourmet specialties, cut flowers, wines and more. Proceeds benefit the Montauk Food Pantry. For more information, contact the Montauk Chamber of Commerce at 631-668-2428.
The Coteries at Zum Schneider
FRIDAY, JULY 31: The Coteries are playing a set at Zum Schneider on Friday, July 31 from 9 p.m.–midnight. A band whose influences range from Americana to folk and acoustic to blues, their sound is sure to please a wide audience. Zum Schneider is located at 4 South Elmwood Avenue. For more information, call 631-238-5963 or visit montauk.zumschneider.com.
Peak Season: A Poolside Social
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1: Visit the Montauk Beach House from 1–7 p.m. for a sun-drenched poolside hang, featuring downtown chic May Kwok on the decks with resident DJ Oli Benz. Come hang out and welcome in the lovely month of August. The Montauk Beach House is located at 55 South Elmwood Avenue. For additional details, contact the Montauk Beach House at 631-668-2112 or visit thembh.com.
Bad Buka at Zum Schneider
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1: Gypsy punk rock band Bad Buka is performing at Zum Schneider on Saturday, August 1 from 9 p.m.–midnight. Zum Schneider is located at 4 South Elmwood Avenue. For more information, call 631-238-5963 or visit montauk.zumschneider.com.
Wolf Alice at The Surf Lodge
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1: Wolf Alice will be performing a free concert at 7 p.m. as a part of The Surf Lodge’s summer concert series. 183 Edgemere Street. For more info, visit thesurflodge.com.
Reggae Sunday at Navy Beach
SUNDAY, AUGUST 2: Navy Beach will host a Reggae Sunday Sunset Set with local favorite Twister, starting at 5 p.m. Navy Beach is located at 16 Navy Road. For more information about the event, call 631-668-6868 or visit navybeach.com.
Lynn Blue and the International Men of Mystery
SUNDAY, AUGUST 2: Gosman’s 2015 Summer Concert Series continues on Sunday with a performance by Lynn Blue and the International Men of Mystery, who will perform with special guest Joe Delia. A blend of classic rock and R&B, the band is expected to put an amazing show that you won’t want to miss. The event begins at 6 p.m. and is free for everyone to enjoy—just bring your own seats. Gosman’s is located at 484 West Lake Drive. Visit gosmans.com for more information about the event.
ASTR at The Surf Lodge
SUNDAY, AUGUST 2: Another installment of the Surf Lodge’s summer concert series, ASTR will be performing a free concert at 7 p.m. Hailing from New York, ASTR is a dynamic duo that slinks between the styles of electronic, alternative and R&B. The Surf Lodge is located at 183 Edgemere Street. Visit thesurflodge.com for more information.
Concerts on the Green
MONDAY, AUGUST 3: The Montauk Chamber of Commerce holds weekly concerts on the village green on Monday nights from 6–8 p.m. throughout the summer. This week’s concert features bluegrass group the Feinberg Bros. All Concerts on the Green are free and open to the public. For more information, viist montaukchamber.com.