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All For The Bays
A benefit for the bays will take place with a little rock n roll at the beach tomorrow at 7 PM. The "All For The Bays" concert is $20 and features Rick Derringer, LA Woman and Dub Steady at Ponquogue Beach in Hampton Bays. A pre-concert VIP meet and greet takes place from 4 to 6 PM and costs $200. For tickets visit www.eventbrite.com.
Life Saving Station
The East Hampton Historical Society presents a benefit opening reception for the Amagansett Life Saving Station exhibition "June 13, 1942: Saboteurs Land in Amagansett" on Friday from 6 to 8 PM. The cost is $100 per person at the Clinton Academy in East Hampton. Call 631-324-6850 for more info.
Italian Renaissance Faire and Benefit Dance for the Hamptons Dancers AARP Community Group with MC/DJ Louis del Prête takes place Friday at Riverhead Polish Hall. Admission includes Italian buffet, Rhythm Master Class at 7:30 PM, showcase exhibitions, and general dancing. Visit www.hamptonsaarp.org/upcoming-events.
Wellness In The Schools
Join Wellness in the Schools and Sportime Tennis on Saturday for a summer day of tennis, kids activities and a picnic dinner provided by Michelin Star chef Bill Telepan from 4 to 7:30 PM. Wellness in the Schools is a nonprofit leader in the healthy schools movement. Tickets are available on www.eventbrite.com. Search WITS / SPORTIME.
Ice Cream Social
Southold Historical Society plans its annual Ice Cream Social, which will take place on Saturday from 1 to 4 PM. The Social will occur at the society's Maple Lane Museum Complex opposite the Southold Firehouse. Visit www.southoldhistoricalsociety.org.
Laura Loraro Freeman, Douglas Elliman and Michael Kors invite you to Endless Summer, the 56th annual summer party to benefit the Southampton Hospital's Jenny and John Paulson Emergency Department. The event takes place on Saturday starting at 6:30 PM with cocktails followed by dinner and dancing at 7:30 PM.
The event will be held under an air-conditioned gala tent on Wickapogue Road in Southampton. Chuck Scarborough will serve as master of ceremonies and music will be provided by Alex Donnor. Tickets start at $750 each and junior tickets are $375 (35 and under). There is also a drinks and dancing ticket for $90 for ages 21 to 28 that guarantees admission from 9 to 11 PM. Visit www.southamptonhospital.org.
The second annual Hamptons Poker Championship will take place Saturday at the Hampton Racquet Club in East Hampton to benefit The Center for Wellness and Education at 6 PM. All proceeds from the event will benefit charitable programs providing education, support and assistance to cancer patients and caregivers on Long Island. Visit www.HamptonsPokerChampionship.com.
The Perlman Music Program celebrates 20 years on the East End with "Toby's Dream," a star-studded anniversary gala honoring Toby and Itzhak Perlman on Saturday at 6 PM in East Hampton. Join for a spectacular evening of celebration with food, wine, music, and a few special surprises. Visit www.pearlmanmusicprogram.org.
Southampton Antique Fair
Southampton Antique Fair to benefit the Southampton Historical Museum will take place on the grounds of the Rogers Mansion on Sunday from 9 AM to 3 PM. Antiques, furniture, jewelry, vintage clothing, glass, ceramics, artwork, collectables and more will be sold inside the Red Barn. Call 631-283-2494.
Hoops 4 Hope
On Sunday, August 10, Hoops 4 Hope will hold its 16th Annual Summer Benefit at the Amagansett home of the Kazickas family. The evening will feature live African music, delicious local food, and fun along with a unique silent auction and contemporary artwork from supporting businesses and artists.
To purchase benefit tickets visit www.HoopsAfrica.org.
Be Our Guest
The fifth annual "Be Our Guest" Gala to benefit the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center will take place on Friday, August 8, from 6 to 8 PM at a waterfront estate on Dune Road in Quogue. The annual fundraiser is organized by the WHBPAC Advisory Council and is chaired by Peggy Zinberg. For tickets visit www.whbpac.org.
Party Under The Stars
Women's Health Magazine is hosting its third annual Hamptons Party Under the Stars event on August 9 at the Bridgehampton Tennis & Surf Club. Editor-in-Chief Michele Promaulayko and FEED Founder Lauren Bush Lauren host the event to kick off RUN10 FEED10, the national philanthropic race series to fight domestic hunger. The chic, star-studded cocktail party has a celebrity DJ, beach bonfire, silent auction raising money for RUN10 FEED10 and more. For more info visit www.womenshealthmag.com.
A summer gala for Eastern Long Island Hospital takes place on Saturday, August 9, at the Historic "House of Seven Gables." Hosted by Ruth and Reggie Tuthill of Orient, the historic site provides views of Bug Light and Latham's Farm.
Festivities begin at 5 PM with a raw bar and passed hors d'oeuvres. Guests will be treated to sumptuous local cuisine expertly prepared by the chefs at the Jamesport Manor Inn served French, butler-style tableside. A special performance by Perlman Music Program Alumni is an additional treat for guests later in the evening. Early Bird tickets are $225. Visit www.ELIH.org/Gala.
East Hampton Library's tenth annual Authors Night will be held on Saturday, August 9. Meet 100 distinguished authors, buy their books and have them personally inscribed. The evening's founding co-chairs Alec Baldwin and Barbara Goldsmith will be joined by 2014 honorary co-chairs Robert A. Caro, Giada DeLaurentiis, Nelson DeMille, Lee Grant, Alice McDermott, and James McBride.The book signing starts at 5 PM and takes place at the Gardiner Farm in East Hampton. Tickets are $100. Visit www.authorsnight.org. for more info.
Lucia's Angels presents its annual blowout bag sale at St. John's Episcopal Church in Southampton on Saturday, August 9 from 10 AM to 2 PM.
Passion For Compassion
"Passion for Compassion," a benefit for the Physicians Committee, will take place at the private home of John Bradham in Amagansett on Saturday, August 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Guests will enjoy gourmet plant-based hors d'oeuvres, desserts, and cocktails, music and a silent auction including a one-week Barbados resort vacation. Purchase tickets online at www.PCRM.org/Hamptons.
Southampton Lions Oldies
Southampton Lions Oldies Spectacular will be held on August 9 at the Southampton High School at 7 PM. The show includes the Four Aces, The Flamingos and more, along with a classic car show at 5 PM. Call 631- 587-3565 for tickets and more info.
Bow Wow Meow Ball
Celebrate ARF's 40th Anniversary with a grand salute to its past presidents at the ARF Adoption Center in Wainscott on August 16. Enjoy cocktails followed by dinner by Glorious Food and dancing to Peter Duchin and his Orchestra. Emcee is Steve Kroft of 60 Minutes. The evening also includes a live auction, silent auction and online auction. Cocktails begin at 6:30 PM followed by dinner. Visit www.arfhamptons.org.
Artists & Writers
The 66th Annual Artists & Writers Softball Game is set for Saturday, August 16 at 2 PM in Herrick Park. Come to the heart of East Hampton to watch renowned artist and writer celebrities put down their pens and paintbrushes and pick up bats and balls for a day of summer fun – and to aid our local charities. Suggested donation is $10.
Among those stepping up to the plate are NY Daily News columnist and best-selling author Mike Lupica, New Yorker writer and best seller Ken Auletta, NY Daily News publisher Mort Zuckerman, "Today Show" host Matt Lauer, Steve Jobs' biographer Walter Isaacson, East End artist Eric Ernst, NY Rangers' Rod Gilbert, actress Lori Singer, actor Josh Charles, actor Ed Burns, "Born to Explore" host Richard Weise, former MLB slugger Jim Leyritz, Ray Kelly and more.
A first pitch pre-game party will take place at LTV Studios in Wainscott on August 15 from 6 to 8 PM. Tickets $40 in advance at LTVeh.org.
There is also an artist and writers art exhibit from August 9 to 17 at the Glenn Horowitz Gallery in East Hampton.
Proceeds benefit Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center, Phoenix House Academy, East End Hospice, and The Retreat. For more info visit www.artistwritersgame.org.