Hamptons Event Highlights This Week: July 30, 2021

"Peter and the Wolf" performed by the Hampton Ballet Theatre School Eric Striffler
"Peter and the Wolf" performed by the Hampton Ballet Theatre School
Eric Striffler

The good times never stop during summer in the Hamptons! See what’s happening in your favorite South Fork hamlets and villages this week, starting July 30, with live shows, art exhibitions, outdoor activities and even virtual events for those who are staying home.

LIVE SHOWS

Jackson Pollock Drip Painting Workshop
Friday, July 30, 10 a.m.

Take in a guided tour of the studio and home of artists Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner. And top the morning off with a handmade creation you can take home! Space is limited, so contact by phone or email to get your tickets ahead of time.

830 Springs Fireplace Road, East Hampton. 631-329-2811, [email protected], mannix.studio

Peter and the Wolf Ballet
Friday, July 30, 4:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.

The Hampton Ballet Theatre School and Hampton Festival Orchestra present the enchanting ballet Peter and the Wolf this Friday at the Children’s Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton. There will be a special encore date on Tuesday, August 3, 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., at Herrick Park in East Hampton.

376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. cmee.org/events/peter-and-the-wolf

SoFo’s Gala Benefit
Saturday, July 31, 6 p.m.

Celebrate 32 years of the South Fork Natural History Museum’s East End nature conservation, wildlife education and family empowerment with a night of fun. This year’s event honors Dr. Indy Burke, Michael Garrard, Kerry Heffernan and the Lippman family.

377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 631 537-9735, sofo.org

Dippa DJ Set at Calissa
Saturday, July 31, 10:30 p.m.

New York-based DJ Dippa is renowned for his master music mixes as well as his eclectic blues and harmonica background. Calissa is famous throughout the Hamptons for its light and delicious Mediterranean cuisine. Together, they’re a combo you don’t want to miss. Make a reservation for dinner and stick around to hear the live entertainment!

1020 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-500-9292, [email protected], calissahamptons.com

Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience with Nancy Atlas
Sunday, August 1, 8 p.m.

As long as you’re over age 21, you can enjoy this multi-cultural experience with two-time Grammy Award winner Terrance Simien and singer-songwriter Nancy Atlas. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased ahead of time.

161 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3117, stephentalkhouse.com

Jewish Film Festival
Sundays, August 1– 29, 8:30 p.m.

The Hampton Synagogue’s popular film festival returns to Francis Gabreski Airport with a new lineup of drive-in film experiences: Six Minutes to Midnight, Adventures of a Mathematician, On Broadway, Esau, The Forbidden Wish and Resistance. Phone reservations are required.

Sheldon Way, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-0534 ext.10, thehamptonsynagogue.org

Tuesday Nights at Sagaponack Supper Club
Tuesday, August 2, 6:30 p.m.

This pop-up Tuesday night treat is hosting a special price-fixed meal a the popular Clubhouse in East Hampton. Enjoy locally-grown ingredients in these delectable Thai recipes. You’ll need to reserve your table online at least a day ahead of time.

174 Daniel’s Hole Road, East Hampton.631-537-2695, warungroadside.com

Question Party!? At Morty’s Oyster Stand
Tuesday, August 3, 8 p.m.

A local favorite, Morty’s Oyster Stand is known for its chilled clams, lobsters and frozen cocktails. Each Tuesday night, guests also get to participate in an exciting trivia challenge as part of the fun. Be sure to reserve your table ahead of time.

2167 Montauk Highway, Amagansett. 631-668-8355, mortysoysterstand.com

The Alison Cook Beatty Dance Company will be performing in the Westhampton Beach Project
The Alison Cook Beatty Dance Company will be performing in the Westhampton Beach ProjectCourtesy Steven Colucci

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

Bande Barre
Friday and Saturday, July 30 and 31, 8 a.m.

Each Friday and Saturday, join the Southampton Arts Center in their garden for a complete workout that uses isolated movements and light weights to tone and sculpt. You’ll appear longer and leaner, and feel like you’re absolute best!

25 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org

Westhampton Beach Project
Friday and Saturday, July 30 and 31, 8:30 p.m.

Bring your chair to the Great Lawn in Westhampton Beach to enjoy an evening of live ballet, modern dance and music. While free to attend, reserved 6 p.m. VIP seating is available for $25, and VIP tickets that grant access to the cocktails and hors d’oeuvres tent are $50. Proceeds benefit the Musical Mime Company.

35 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 917-498-1232, [email protected], whbproject.com

Flower Workshop at Amber Waves Farm
Monday, August 2, 4 p.m.

Your ticket includes a tour of the farm, a medium bouquet you can take home, Wölffer wine and light snacks. Register ahead of time since space is limited!

369 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-5664, amberwavesfarm.org

Homemade peach muffins
Homemade peach muffinsGetty Images

VIRTUAL EVENTS

Fridays at Five
Friday, July 30, 5 p.m.

Fridays at Five are virtual author “events” that premiere on Friday at 5 p.m. This Friday, register on the website for $15 to meet with TV writer Melissa Gould. $50 will gain you access to the entire series.

2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton. 631-537-0015, myhamptonlibrary.org

Zumba
Saturday, July 31, 9:30 a.m.

We all know that Zumba can help you lose weight, but you can also lower your cholesterol and your risk of heart disease while you’re getting your groove on. Register ahead of time online for $26.

7 Library Avenue, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-3335, westhamptonlibrary.net

Take & Make Farmers Market Peach Streusel Muffin Kit
Saturday, July 31, 10 a.m.

Register ahead of time on the John Jermain Memorial Library website for your complete kit of non-perishable ingredients. You’ll also get a link to the YouTube video and a copy of the muffin recipe.

201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0047, johnjermain.org

Through Farms and Fields
Sunday, August 1, 4 p.m.

Join Peconic Land Trust in this celebration of local bounty. The virtual gathering includes a video presentation and a special toast honoring you and East End farmers.

296 Hampton Road, Southampton. 631-283-2195, peconiclandtrust.org

Breathe Together With Charyl Ozkaya
Tuesday, August 3, 10 a.m.

Learn to decrease stress and improve heart health with this brief virtual event. Register ahead of time for a Zoom ID and password.

91 Coopers Farm Road, Southampton. 631-283-0774, myrml.org

Barbara Ernst Prey's "Mass Moca, Building 6"
Barbara Ernst Prey’s “Mass Moca, Building 6”Courtesy Barbara Ernst Prey

ART EXHIBITIONS

Barbara Ernst Prey: Vanishing Point
On view through August 4

Don’t miss your opportunity to take in the work of one of the world’s most renowned female watercolorists. View work on paper, oil, canvas and digital print. Enjoy the impressions of Prey’s Long Island roots.

44 Quogue Street, Quogue. 631-653-6236, quoguegallery.com

East End Photographers Group Arts Show
On view through August 15

View traditional and digital photographs at this historical gallery in Water Mill. The museum is open daily from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m, and it’s closed Monday-Wednesday. On Sundays, you can catch the exhibit from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.

41 Old Mill Road, Water Mill. 631-724-4625, watermillmuseum.org

Gahan Wilson Exhibition
On view through September 5

“Master the Macabre” is a work featuring the cartoons and illustrations of world-renowned cartoonist Gahan Wilson, who was known for achieving maximum effect using minimal art and text. Wilson summered in Sag Harbor for over 25 years.

200 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0770, [email protected], sagharborwhalingmuseum.org

Three Women: Three Visions
On view through September 7

Don’t miss your opportunity to view this unique collection of works by Leslie Singer, Claudia Baez and Ellen Ball in a special location. The work features a variety of media curated by Elizabeth Hartman.

8 Monieboque Lane, Westhampton Beach. 516-236-9435, hartmanonhudson.com

Find more exciting Hamptons, North Fork and family events happening this weekend and beyond (or list your own event) at DansPapers.com/Events.

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