10 Things To Do This Weekend

Thursday, June 22, 2017
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It’s now officially Summer! Celebrate the new season with exciting events around NYC and the Hamptons. Check out what’s in store for this weekend below.

Polo Hamptons Match & Event

June 24, 4 p.m.

Southhampton Polo Club, 206 Millstone Road, Bridgehampton

Join animal rights activist and actress Christine Evangelista for the first annual Polo Hamptons Match & Event. There will be an exciting polo match, open bar, Laurent-Perrier champagne bar and hors d’oeuvres. A portion of ticket proceeds will be donated to charity. For more information visit here.

Art Opening Suspension in Disbelief

June 24, 5 p.m.

2385 Main Street, Bridgehampton

Imagine a world where mythological creatures are closely contrasted with reality. At this opening night exhibition, learn about the artistic journeys of featured artists Jules Arthur, Alexander Klingspor, Daniel Pollera and Margo Selski. For more information visit here.

Author Talk with Annette Danto

June 24, 1 p.m.

East Hampton Library, 159 Main Street, East Hampton Village

East Hampton Library welcomes Senior Editor and Co-Author of Think Point Shoot: Media Ethics, Technology and Global Change Annette Danto. The book unveils the role of ethics in modern media creation including valuable case studies and current issues in media ethics today. For more information visit here.

The Bridgehampton Museum Antique Show

June 24-25, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

The Bridgehampton Museum, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton

Experience the 23rd Annual Antique Show on the grounds of the Corwith House. There will be a wide variety of antique vendors with artworks, furniture, jewelry and more interesting finds. For more information visit here.

Pride March

June 25, 12 p.m.

Starting at 36th Street and 5th Avenue

Get out in the streets and march for Pride! From 1970 to today, the NYC Pride March has become a powerful annual civil rights demonstration. For the first time ever, there will be a live broadcast of the march on ABC7 from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. For more information visit here.

River to River Festival

Through June 25

Various venues NYC

This free summer arts festival includes over 100 performances and events featuring dance, musical theater, visual arts and more. This year’s festival includes an interactive visual storytelling project titled “Black Gotham Experience” and a multimedia opera “A Marvelous Order.” For more information visit here.

Face to Face: East End Portraits by Jonathan Morse

Through July 12

Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum, 200 Main Street, Sag Harbor

View a collection of black and white portraits of artists and writers from the East End by photographer Jonathan Morse. More than just simply photographs, the exhibit celebrates the idea that when an individual has lived a long life of the mind, the depth of character is displayed on their faces. For more information visit here.

The Traveling Lady

Through July 16

Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street

Don’t miss the chance to experience the quaint Cherry Lane Theatre in Greenwich Village. The Traveling Lady is a touching drama about a woman looking to reunite with her ex-con husband in 1950s Texas. Cast includes Tony-winner Karen Ziemba, Lynn Cohen and P.J. Sosko. Tickets are $65-$95. For more information visit here.

Up Close: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel

June 23-July 23

The Oculus at Westfield World Trade Center, 186 Greenwich Street

Don’t worry about flying to Rome, this immersive exhibit features 34 high-quality reproductions of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Tickets are $20. For more information visit here.

Seeing You

Through August 31

450 West 14th Street

Hurry, tickets are selling out fast! Step back in time to the days of World War II in this immersive experience. This unique interactive theater piece was created by Randy Weiner of Sleep No More and Queen of the Night. Tickets are $80-$100. For more information visit here.


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by Judith DobrzynskiPhotographed by Billy Farrall