10 Things To Do This Weekend

Thursday, June 15, 2017
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Goodbye heat wave! Get outside and enjoy the events going on around NYC and the Hamptons this weekend. 

Sag Harbor Historical Society Annual Gala

June 17, 6 p.m.

The Breakwater Yacht Club, 51 Bay Street, Sag Harbor

The Sag Harbor Historical Society celebrates its annual gala. This year’s theme is “Paint the Town with the Sag Harbor Historical Society,” which reflects this year’s 18th and 21st Century Artistic Visions exhibit. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information visit here.

Hampton Artists for Haiti Benefit for Children

June 17, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

The Watermill Center, 39 Watermill Towd Road

Help to build a new school for 400 children in need in Ranquitte, Haiti at The Watermill Center’s Hampton Artists for Haiti. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, an art show, silent auctions and live music by Alfredo Merat. There will also be a raffle for yoga lessons, airplane tours, dining and more. For tickets and more information visit here.

Mermaid Parade 

June 17, 1 p.m.

Starts at West 21st Street and Surf Avenue

Join in on the Coney Island tradition by Coney Island USA, the arts nonprofit behind this parade.There will be tons of quirky costumes, floats and marchers! For more information visit here.

Our Art, Our Vision

June 17-18 

Ashawagh Hall, 780 Springs Fireplace Road, Springs 

Witness a beautiful exhibition of 15 Women Artists of the East End at Ashawagh Hall. Participating artists include Phyllis Chillingworth, Katherine Hammond, Tracy Harris, Alyce Peifer and more. For more information visit here.

A Toast to Dad on Father’s Day at Navy Beach

June 18, 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Navy Beach, 16 Navy Road, Montauk

Celebrate Father’s Day with a special lunch toast to the dads! Father’s will receive a complimentary Bloody Mary or Navy Beach Summer Ale with their meal. For more information visit here.

Concert in the Parks 

Through June 18

Various locations

Rest your ears to the unforgettable sound of the New York Philharmonic in the parks. This free outdoor concert series is followed by fireworks at every location. For the schedule and more information visit here.

Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound

June 16, 8 p.m.

Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Avenue

So You Think You Can Dance contestant and choreographer Travis Wall presents his company’s second dance show, After the Curtain. The show follows a man’s creative outlet after experiencing loss. Tickets are $45-$90. For more information visit here.

Ready, Set, Go!

Through July 6

Romany Kramoris Gallery, 41 Main Street, Sag Harbor

Don’t miss an incredible group art show at Romany Kramoris Gallery to kick off the summer. The exhibition features the works of Lianne Alcon, Jorge Silveira, Eleanora Kupencow, Stephen Palmer, William Skrips and George Wazenegger. For more information visit here.

Attach of the Elvis Impersonators

Through September 24

Lion Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street

This unusual musical comedy combines rock ’n’ roll legend, sci-fi and satirical comedy. The book, music and lyrics were written by Lory Lazarus. Tickets are $79. For more information visit here

Frank Lloyd Wright at 150

Through October 1

To celebrate 150 years since the architect’s birth, MoMA presents an exhibition solely dedicated to “one of the most prolific and renowned architects of the 20th century.” The exhibit is filled with over 400 architectural drawings, models, building fragments, films, television broadcasts, print media, furniture, tableware, paintings, photographs and more. For more information visit here.


All’s Fair

Our art diarist, Anthony Haden-Guest, finds something fair at the recent fairs


Celebrating Women at the NYSE

Celebrating National Women's History Month and International Women's Day


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A lawyer who sues lawyers dropped his price but still made a small fortune

by Michael GrossPhotographed by Billy Farrall