Summer is heading into its final weeks, but the culture, events and amazing things to do just seem to be multiplying! Enjoy live shows, outdoor activities, art exhibitions and even virtual events in the Hamptons this week, August 27–September 2, 2021.
Stroman Presents! A Conversation on Broadway’s The Producers
Friday, August 27, 8–9 p.m.
Susan Stroman will be talking live about the 20th anniversary of the Broadway hit The Producers. The show broke the record at the time for the most number of Tony awards in one year. Susan will be joined in person by Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane and other special guests to be announced. You can purchase tickets ahead of time for $100 or $75 for Guild Hall members.
158 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0608, guildhall.org.
Cimafunk at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center
Friday, August 27, 8 p.m.
Join singer, composer, and producer Cimafunk as he melds funk, Cuban, and African rhythms. Cimafunk’s work has been hailed by Billboard, the New Yorker, and NPR. Purchase tickets ahead of time on the WBPAC website.
76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-1500, whbpac.org.
Reggae Night with Winston Irie
Sunday, August 29, 10 p.m.
Fans of Reggae grooves will enjoy this opportunity to sip on cocktails and socialize while taking in some live music. $10 tickets can be purchased ahead of time online.
161 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3117, stephentalkhouse.com.
Pianofest in the Hamptons
Monday, August 30, 5 p.m.
Allow yourself to be transported by the heavenly melodies of some of the world’s most renowned young piano players. Purchase tickets ahead of time online.
239 Montauk Highway, Southampton. 216-577-7447, pianofest.com.
Question Party!? at Morty’s Oyster Stand
Tuesday, August 31, 8 p.m.
Don’t miss one of the last weeks this summer to have a good laugh and answer some fun trivia while enjoying a meal at Morty’s Oyster Stand. The eatery is a local favorite for mussels, oysters and lobster.
2167 Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-8355, mortysoysterstand.com.
Marine Animals of New York
Friday, August 27, 3–4 p.m.
Meet at the bucolic Sound View in Greenport to learn more about marine animals. These include different species of seals and turtles. The goal is to inspire conservation through purposeful action. Register ahead of time online.
58775 Country Road 48, Greenport. 631-765-6450, [email protected], groupfortheeastend.org.
Camelot: A Concert Musical Under the Stars
Saturday, August 28, 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy this story of love, loss, and humor on an outdoor stage rain or shine. You can purchase tickets on the Bay Street Theater website ahead of time.
1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500, baystreet.org.
Hamptons Vintage Market
Sunday, August 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Join the Southampton Historical Society for a day of music, shopping, food and fun. There will also be vintage clothing, furniture dealers and an on-site adoption drive.
17 Meeting House Road, Southampton. 917-767-3274, hamptonflea.com.
The Hampton Classic Horse Show
August 29–September 5
See one of the largest horse shows in the country, featuring top riders from around the world in competition. Tickets for the Grand Prix go on sale on August 1.
240 Snake Hollow Road, Bridgehampton. 631-537-3177, hamptonclassic.com.
Nature Tour by Kayak or Paddleboat with East End Explorer
Tuesday, August 31, 3:30 p.m.
Start your tour at Conscience Point Historic Site in Southampton and paddle north toward the shellfish farm. You’ll also blade over to the wildlife preserve to view deer, turkeys and other local fauna. Kayak and paddleboat rentals are available. Email or call to reserve your spot ahead of time.
1640 Conscience Point Road, Southampton. 631-537-9735, [email protected], sofo.org.
Wood-Fired Pizza Night
Thursday, September 2, 5 p.m.
Enjoy fresh pizza, margaritas, and salads outdoors at Amber Waves Farm. You can bring your own chairs, blankets, coolers, and family! Reserve your spot for free in advance.
367 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-5664, amberwavesfarm.org.
Fitness for Older Adults
Monday, August 30, 11 a.m.
Enjoy this basic exercise class geared toward the needs of older adults from the comfort of your living room. Register ahead of time and the Zoom ID and password will be emailed to you 15 minutes prior to the start of class.
159 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222, easthamptonlibrary.org.
WordPress For Beginners
Tuesday, August 31, 6:30 p.m.
Learn how to design your own business or personal website using the popular platform. You’ll get info about adding images, layouts, and postings. Register online at the Rogers Memorial Library website.
91 Coopers Farm Road, Southampton. 631-283-0774, myrml.org.
Picasso in Pollock—Zoom From the Pollock-Krasner House
Tuesday, August 31, 4 p.m.
Register ahead of time for this free virtual tour of the museum’s current exhibition, “Picasso in Pollock.” Explore Picasso’s influence on Pollock’s artistic vision.
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, East Hampton. 917-502-0790, picassoinpollock.org.
Memoir Writing to Heal Our Communities, Spirits and Land
Thursday, September 2, 6:30 p.m.
Login for free for this virtual opportunity to listen to the stories of farmers, environmentalists, students and land donors. Listen to the readings or come to tell your own story.
296 Hampton Road, Southampton. 631-283-3195, peconiclandtrust.org.
Lawns Love Fall with Cornell Cooperative
Thursday, September 2, 7 p.m.
Learn how to give your lawn an en vironmentally friendly makeover with grass seed, mowing and organic elements. To attend this event, you only need to click on the link on the Bridgehampton Library website calendar.
2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton. 631-537-0015, myhamptonlibrary.org.
Gahan Wilson Exhibition
On view through September 5
View over 40 of the original cartoons and illustrations of “Master of the Macabre” Gahan Wilson. His works are known for their minimal use of art and text. Mr. Wilson was a resident of Sag Harbor for more than 25 years.
200 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0770, sagharborwhalingmuseum.org.
Galerie House of Art & Design
On view through September 6
Don’t miss your chance to view this showhouse, which brings the pages of Galerie magazine to life. Designers from around the country incorporate works of art into habitable spaces. Tickets are $55 and can be purchased online ahead of time.
772 Middle Line Highway, Sag Harbor. 877-638-1116, galeriemagazine.com/houseofartanddesign.
Outdoor Sculpture Garden: Whimsy
On view through September
Don’t miss this display curated by Eric Fischl featuring the works of artists like Mel Kendrick and Alice Aycock. The exhibition is free and open to the public at all times.
25 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org.
Roy Lichtenstein: History in the Making
On view through October 24
Enjoy this exhibition of the early work of one of America’s most celebrated artists. The Parrish Art Museum is open Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Fridays it remains open until 8 p.m.
279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org.
Find more exciting Hamptons, North Fork and family events happening this weekend and beyond (or list your own event) at DansPapers.com/Events.