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Thursday, June 29, 2017
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It’s officially Fourth of July weekend! Celebrate the weekend with the events below:


An American Picnic with Fireworks by Grucci


June 30, 7 p.m.


1030 Meadow Lane, Southampton


The Southampton Fresh Air Home is celebrating the Fourth of July early this year with its 30th annual firework show. There will be a picnic buffet, all-American treats and carnival booths. For tickets and more information visit here.


Fridays at Four, Tasting and Tour


June 30, 4 – 6 p.m.


Bridge Gardens, 36 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton


Kick off the first of many Fridays at Four this summer at Bridge Gardens. Enjoy a guided walk around the gardens with a delicious glass of wine in hand. Tickets are $20. For more information visit here. 


July 4th Weekend Poolside BBQ


June 30 – July 4, 12 – 4 p.m.


Southampton Inn, 91 Hill Street, Southampton


Hotel guest or not, celebrate the holiday weekend right with an all American BBQ by the pool. There will be tons of classic BBQ food as well as specialty themed cocktails. Tickets are $20. For more information visit here.


Bridgehampton Fine Art and Craft Shows


July 1-2, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church, 2429 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton


The South Fork Craftsmen’s Guild presents a variety of fine art and artisans from all around the East End. There will be paintings, photography, furniture, jewelry, wood carvings and more. For more information visit here.


Midsummer Night Swing


Through July 15


Damrosch Park, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza


Get your dancing shoes on and join in on the annual outdoor dance party! There will be 15 different evenings of live music and dancing featuring salsa, foxtrot and waltz and more! For a complete schedule and more information visit here.


Southampton Town Hall Exhibit


Through July 31


Southampton Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton


Local artist Michele E. Murray takes over town hall with an eye catching exhibition. Murray’s artwork includes portraits, seascapes, landscapes and action shots. For more information visit here.


Hamlet


Through September 3


The Public’s Anspacher Theater, 425 Lafayette Street


Don’t miss the chance to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Oscar Issac as Dane in Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy. Tickets start at $55. For more information visit here.


Calder: Hypermobility


Through October 23


The Whitney Museum, 99 Gansevoort Street


Known for his creation of the mobile in the early 1930s, American sculptor Alexander Calder envisioned his with movement in mind. The Whitney presents an exhibition dedicated to Calder and “the extraordinary breadth of movement and sound” in his work. For more information visit here.


American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times


Through January 7


New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West


To celebrate the late John F. Kennedy’s birth a century ago this year, the New York Historical Society presents a look into the 35th president. The exhibition explores his public and private life with a mixture of both famous and rare photographs and memorabilia. For more information visit here.


The World Is Sound


Through January 8


Rubin Museum, 150 West 17th Street


A unique exhibition that explores how sound, listening and hearing alter our diverse experiences. The exhibit features an installation Le Corps Sonore (Sound Body) which is located on the museum’s spiral staircase and composed by electronic sound artists inspired by Buddhist philosophy. Tickets are $15. For more information visit here.

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