6 Can’t Miss Events on the East End This Weekend

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What: Pulse Magazine’s North Fork Summer Social
Where: The Vineyards at Aquebogue
When: Sunday, August 6, 4–7pm
Why Go: Join us for a culinary and cocktail adventure. Sample signature dishes and drinks from the region’s top restaurants, wineries, breweries and distilleries. A benefit for the Stony Brook Children’s Hospital with a side of spectacular views makes it an afternoon you’ll never forget. Click to go

East Hampton

What: The Thomas Moran Trust Garden Party
Where: Thomas Moran and Mary Nimmo Moran Studio
When: Saturday, August 5, 6–8pm
Why Go: A party in the prettiest setting. Join the Thomas Moran Trust as they unveil the 19th-century style garden of Mary Nimmo Moran and celebrate the final stage of this detailed restoration project. Click to go


What: 59th Annual Summer Party to Benefit Southampton Hospital
Where: At the corner of Wickapogue Road and Old Town Road
When: Saturday, August 5, 6:30–11pm
Why Go: Party for an important cause. Join the Southampton Hospital for a night of cocktails, dancing, food and fun. A silent auction and raffle will help benefit The Jenny and John Paulson Emergency Department. Click to go


What: 13th Annual A Hamptons Happening
Where: Private Residence
When: Saturday, August 5, 6:30–10pm
Why Go: Feast for a cure. The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation hosts an evening of food, live music and auctions. Click to go

What: Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival Annual Benefit “Get In the Groove”
Where: Atlantic Golf Club
When: Saturday, August 5, 6:30pm
Why Go: Nothing says party more than music and dancing. Selections from composer and fiddler Mark O’Connor will get you grooving while you enjoy an evening of great food, drinks and music. Click to go


What: Gala For The Montauk Playhouse – Celebrating The Art Of Surfing
Where: Montauk Playhouse Community Center
When: Saturday, August 5, 7–11pm
Why Go: Surf’s up at Montauk Playhouse! Celebrate the surf culture of Montauk with a vibrant cocktail hour, seated dinner, live music and auctions. Click to go