PHOTOS: Memorial Day Weekend in the Hamptons

Image: East End Tourism Alliance

More than 40 vendors were at the Long Island Aquarium to offer tastings at Taste of East End Sunday. People were able to grab a bite of the East End’s signature dishes and some of the Island’s delicious craft beverages.  Taste of East End was promoted with funds from a grant given by I Love NY and Empire State. Bummed you missed out? Long Island Aquarium will be hosting River Craft this summer with food, craft beer and hard cider.

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Images: East End Tourism Alliance


Elements Fitness in East Hampton kicked off the summer with classes, tea tastings and trunk shows. To learn more about Elements Fitness, check out this story.

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Images: Elements Fitness 

A Memorial Day Weekend staple, Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic (PPHP) held its 27th annual East End Benefit Sunday. People were able to enjoy cocktails, hors d’oevres and a silent auction and Planned Parenthood Federation of America President Cecile Richards was in attendance.

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Image: Silent Auction (Richard Lewin)

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Image: PPHP Board Chair Ann Pogue, Planned Parenthood Federation of America President Cecile Richards and PPHP President Reina Schiffrin (Richard Lewin)

Here’s what others were up to out East. Be sure to check all summer long for our definitive coverage of the Hamptons.

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Beth Ann Clyde is a social strategist of Long Island Pulse. Have a story idea or just want to say hello? Email or reach out on Twitter @BAClyde.