The Week Ahead: August 27–September 1 on the AVENUE

Sunday, August 27, 2017

What’s going on this week in New York and the Hamptons:

U.S. Open Opening Day

Monday, August 28

Arthur Ashe Stadium, 124-02 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, Queens

The U.S. Open returns to Arthur Ashe Stadium, headlined by an Opening Night performance by Shania Twain. The tournament will continue through September 10.

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Hampton Classic

August 27–September 3

240 Snake Hollow Road, Bridgehampton

The Hampton Classic is one of the largest outdoor horse shows in the U.S. Check out the lineup of events and exhibitors.

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An Evening with Lin-Maunel Miranda

Tuesday, August 29, 6:30–9:30 p.m.

Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater, 425 Lafayette Street, New York

Join the Anthony Quinn Foundation for an evening with Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator and star of Hamilton, as they present him with the 2017 Anthony Quinn Foundation Award.

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Fourth Annual Women’s Garden Party

Wednesday, August 30, 6:30 p.m.

Chabad of the Hamptons, 13 Woods Lane, East Hampton

The fourth annual Women’s Garden Party will feature guest speaker Myrna Zisman. Dairy appetizers, dinner and a dessert buffet will be served.

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MetFridays: In-Between Fashion

Friday, September 1, 5–9 p.m.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

Celebrate The Costume Institute exhibition Rei Kawakubo / Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between with an evening showcasing the work of student designers, conversations on fashion, art making and more.

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Electric Zoo Opening Day

Friday, September 1

Randall’s Island Park, New York

Kick off Labor Day weekend at Electric Zoo, featuring three days of music.

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San Fermin at The Surf Lodge

Friday, September 1, 6 p.m.

The Surf Lodge, 183 Edgemere Street, Montauk

San Fermin brings both elegance and raw passion to their performance. Catch them at one of the Surf Ldoge’s last concerts of the season.

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Local Boy Makes Images

An exhibition of work by Christophe von Hohenberg

On The Avenue

Caroline’s Comedy Cure

A sit-down with the queen of standup


Headlines, Real and Imagined

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