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

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What: 23rd Annual Show on the Green
Where: Montauk Green
When: Friday, Aug. 18, 12–6pm, Saturday, Aug.19–Sunday, Aug. 20, 10am–6pm
Why Go: Art will make Montauk come to life at the 23rd Annual Show on the Green. This outdoor gallery will feature paintings, sculptures, jewelry, photographs, ceramics, graphics and woodworks. People can have a piece of art commissioned. Click to go

What: Matisyahu Concert
Where: The Backyard Restaurant at Solé East Resort
When: Saturday, Aug. 19, 7pm
Why Go: Charts-climber and alternative rocker Matisyahu will rock out at Montauk! After playing on stages across the country, he will step on the East End shore for a picturesque outdoor concert with a sunset backdrop. Click to go

East Hampton

What: A Garden Party With Ina Garten
Where: East Hampton Historical Society-Clinton Academy
When: Saturday, Aug. 19, 6–9pm
Why Go: Get special access to Clinton’s Academy’s newest exhibition “Young Jackie on the South Fork” while enjoying beautiful views of the Mimi Meehan Native Plant Garden. Proceeds will help benefit the community programs and outreach of the East Hampton Historical Society. Click to go


What: ARF’s Bow Wow Meow Ball
Where: ARF Adoption Center
When: Saturday, Aug. 19, 6:30–11pm
Why Go: Although the ball is honoring long-time ARF supporters Nan Bush and Bruce Weber, the true special guests of the evening are the dogs and cats of ARF. Enjoy a night of cocktails, vegetarian fare and live music by the Peter Duchin Orchestra. It’s sure to be a tail wagging good time! Click to go


What: 2017 Peach Festival
Where: Harbes Family Farm
When: Saturday, Aug. 19–Sunday, Aug. 20, 10am–7pm
Why Go: Peaches are in full bloom, and this is the juiciest way to celebrate! Join Harbes Family Farm for fresh peaches, country concession food and live music. While you’re there, make sure to bring the kids to Harbes Barnyard Adventure and Sport Zone to keep the fun rolling. Click to go

Hampton Bays

What: Hampton Bays Fire Department Benevolent Association Car Show
Where: Hampton Bays Fire Department
When: Saturday, Aug. 19, 9am–3:30pm
Why Go: Calling all car enthusiasts and hot rods! This show will feature custom and classic cars alike and an awards show complete with impressive trophies. Vote for your favorites, enter in the raffle and have a racing good time. Click to go