This weekend in Montauk and Amagansett, sweep the beach, attend the third annual Seafood Festival, catch Sarah Conway at the Stephen Talkhouse or enjoy our other top picks.
Community, Arts & Entertainment
Montauk Beach Sweep 2015
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12: Give back to the community at the annual beach sweep! Sponsored and hosted by Concerned Citizens of Montauk, participants will help clean up the beach as the summer winds down. Head to any of these locations: Zum Schneider, Surf Lodge, Dirt Lot at Ditch Plains or Navy Beach Restaurant. Bags and gloves will be provided. Free lemonade will be served, courtesy of Sweet’tauk! For more information about the event, call 631-238-5720 and visit preservemontauk.org.
Food & Drink
The Montauk Farmers Market
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11: Moved to Fridays through October 2! The Montauk Farmers Market is held weekly on Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the village green. Over 30 vendors participate in the market, which offers locally sourced fresh produce, baked goods, gourmet specialties, cut flowers, wines and more. For more information on the Montauk Farmers Market, call 631-668-2428 and visit montaukchamber.com.
Third Annual Montauk Seafood Festival
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12–SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13: This annual festival, run by the Montauk Friends of Erin and the Kiwanis Club of East Hampton, is a delectable foodie event not to be missed. From noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, there will be two tents filled with local purveyors like Gosman’s Restaurant, Sloppy Tuna, Hampton Seafood Company, West Lake Fish House and more. Admission is $2 for adults and free for kids, with free parking for all. And don’t forget to take advantage of the free ferry that will travel between the two tents. Proceeds from the festival go to Toys for Toys, Pediatric Trauma, Montauk’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, scholarships and more. Rain or shine! The Montauk Seafood Festival will be located at the Montauk Marine Basin, 426 and 543 West Lake Drive. Visit montaukseafoodfestival.com for more information.
Open Mic Night At Stephen Talkhouse
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10: The Stephen Talkhouse house band The House Wreckers play for The Outrageous Open Mic! Starting at 10 p.m., everyone who signs up will get to play two songs solo or with friends, with The House Wreckers as backup. Open Mic Night is open to ages 21 and up. The Stephen Talkhouse is located at 161 Main Street, Amagansett. For more information, call 631-267-3117 and visit stephentalkhouse.com.
Sarah Conway And The Playful Souls At Stephen Talkhouse
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11: This fabulous group will perform an eclectic mix of great music, from rock to blues to country to jazz and beyond. The Stephen Talkhouse is open to ages 21 and up and is located at 161 Main Street, Amagansett. For more information, call
631-267-3117 and visit stephentalkhouse.com.