Thursday July 19, 2018
12:00 PM
Wölffer Estate:

Yacouba plays at the vineyard Thursday, July 19. Savor wines by the glass, as well as cheese and charcuterie plates. For times, call 631-537-5106.

1:00 PM
Animal Shelter:

The Hampton Bays Library is offering a visit to the Southampton Animal Shelter at 1 PM for teens. At the shelter, the group will be give out dog biscuits to shelter dogs and play with the cats. Transportation to and from the shelter is required from a parent or guardian. Bring a small food or toy donation for the animals. Participants will earn one hour of community service for participating in this program. For details and to register, call 631-728-6241 or email

1:30 PM
Chair Stretching:

The Hampton Bays Library is offering “Gentle Chair Stretching for Everyone” from 1:30 to 2:30 PM. Join Susan Semerade for guided stretches, exercises, and simple yoga poses, primarily seated in a chair. The class includes breathing exercises, relaxation techniques, and meditation. The class is $7 and attendees are asked to dress comfortably and bring a mat or towel to class.

5:00 PM
Pop-up Concerts:

To celebrate its 35th summer season, BCMF presents a series of pre-season FREE “Pop-Up” concerts throughout the community. These 30-40 minute casual programs will feature the acclaimed Rolston String Quartet in a variety of repertoire to be announced at the concerts. All concerts are free, but reservations are highly recommended. Times vary so visit for more information. Located at Madoo Conservatory at 618 Sagg Main Street in Sagaponack.

6:00 PM
Celebrate The Arts:

On Thursday, July 19 East End Arts is holding its annual gala, “ARTworks” at Riverhead’s Suffolk Theater at 6 PM. Community Impact Festivities include cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dancing, and live and silent auctions. Award recipients include Conifer Realty, Scott Middleton, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP., and the Salvatico Family & Jaral Properties, Inc. The event will also give an Excellence in the Arts Award to Brady Rymer, a children’s singer-songwriter and three-time Grammy Nominee. Cocktail attire is required and proceeds from this fundraising event support East End Art’s mission to build and enrich the community through the arts with education, support, advocacy, and inspiration. Tickets start at $225. Visit to purchase.

6:00 PM
Poetry Academy:

The Thomas Halsey Homestead in Southampton presents The Poetry Academy at the Halsey House on Thursday, July 19, from 6 to 8 PM. Current Suffolk County poet laureate, Gladys Henderson will be joined with former Suffolk County poet laureate, Robert Savino to read their poetry. There will be an open mic as well. The suggested donation is $10. For more information, call 631-413-7702.

7:00 PM
Clinton’s Pursuit:

The Jewish Center of the Hamptons in East Hampton continues its “Thursday Night Authors Studio” on July 19 at 7 PM with Amy Chozick, New York Times journalist, who covered Hilary Clinton’s pursuit of the presidency. For more information, visit

9:00 PM
Live Music:

The 324 Lounge, the hottest new nightlife spot to open this season, hosts live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings beginning at 9 PM. Resident DJ, DJ K-Alert, spins all night while guests may enjoy craft cocktails and frozen specialties.

Select cocktails, include The East Ender with Belvedere Vodka, shaken with fresh lemon juice and mint, served up; The Hamptonite with Vovetti Prosecco stirred with Italian vermouth and elderflower liqueur; Frosé with Bertand Côte Des Roses, strawberries, agave; and a Blackberry Raspberry Margarita with Herradura Silver, chambord, pomegranate, lime.

News & Opinion

In-depth news and opinion coverage in the Hamptons, Shelter Island & the North Fork.

Real Estate

Bialsky Builders Create Seaside Castles
Ty Wenzel

Bialsky Builders Create Seaside Castles

Jay Bialsky knows a thing or two about building the perfect seaside castle. In his many years catering to discerning home owners, he and his team have cracked the code on exactly how shifting tastes and trends combine with personal preferences to create the ideal abode. Here, we sit down with Bialsky to hear all […]


Zadig & Voltaire pops up at Jeff Lincoln

It was a weekend full of art and fashion. Zadig & Voltaire opened a pop-up boutique at Jeff Lincoln Art + Design on North Sea Road in Southampton. Friday through Sunday, guests were invited to discover the Zadig & Voltaire summer collection,...

Zadig & Voltaire pops up at Jeff Lincoln
Jessica Mackin-Cipro

Shining A Light On Steampunk

  Art Donovan illuminates spaces with new, edgy light fixtures of the Steampunk genre. Originally from Jackson Heights, Donovan began calling Southampton home in 1994 when he moved with his wife and partner, Leslie, upon opening up their design studio. Together, the...

Shining A Light On Steampunk
Art Donovan


BNB Youth Triathalon

BNB Youth Triathalon

Hundreds of young athletes pushed themselves well past their limits in the challenging BNB Hamptons Youth Triathlon in Sag Harbor on Saturday, July 14. The participants separated into their specific age groups...

Read More

Get Updates from The Independent

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Home Real Estate Calendar