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Benefit In Black And White

The 14th Annual Benefit in Black and White to raise funds for Northwell Health’s Peconic Bay Medical Center will take place at the Westhampton Country Club on Friday, September 13. The evening includes dancing, food, and a silent auction. Visit www.pbmchealth.org for more information.

Land & Sea Gala

The 30th annual East End Maritime Festival kicks off Friday, September 20, with the Land & Sea Gala at 6:30 PM. The benefit is held at Greenport Yacht & Ship Building Co., and features a taste of local fare, along with wine and craft beer. This pre-festival cocktail party supports the programs of the East End Seaport Museum and Marine Foundation.

The festival continues across Greenport Village on Saturday, September 21, from 10 AM to 5 PM and Sunday, September 22, from 9 AM to 5 PM. Highlights include a parade on Saturday morning, music and dancing in Mitchell Park & Marina, and a host of vendors and family-friendly activities.

Cocktails For The Cause 

The Southampton Chamber of Commerce will host “Cocktails for the Cause,” a benefit for the new headquarters of the Southampton Village Volunteer Ambulance, at the Southampton Arts Center on Friday, September 27, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.

Junior tickets are $50, while individual tickets are $75. For more information visit www.villageems.org/NewHQ.

jessica@indyeastend.com