The Week Ahead: July 3-7 on the AVENUE

Monday, July 3, 2017

It’s Fourth of July week. Whether you’re in the Hamptons or New York City, there’s plenty to celebrate.

Sunset Viewings of James Turrell’s Meeting at MoMA’s PS1

Monday, July 3, 8:15 p.m.

MoMA PS1, 22-25 Jackson Avenue, Queens

One of artist James Turrell’s celebrated Skyspaces, Meeting is a site-specific installation that invites viewers to gaze upward toward an unobstructed view of the sky. Enjoy the scene as the sun sets.

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Southampton Fourth of July Parade

Tuesday, July 4, 10 a.m.

Southampton Village

The annual Southampton Village 4th of July Parade steps off at the Southampton Railroad station, heads down North Main Street, Main Street, Jobs Lane, and ends at Monument Park across from Agawam Park


New York City Fourth of July Fireworks

Tuesday, July 4

Macy’s will launch the annual light show from fire barges stationed along the East River between East 24th and East 41st Streets.

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Freedom Fest 2017

Tuesday, July 4

South Street Seaport, Pier 15, New York

Ready your cameras as you enjoy views of downtown Manhattan and the East River before the NYC fireworks display begins. Serving classic summer beverages to keep you cool, this all ages event is also dishing up BBQ food sure to appease the whole family.

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Oak + Ash at The Surf Lodge

Tuesday, July 4, 6:30 p.m.

The Surf Lodge, 183 Edgemere Street, Montauk

Hailing from New York City, Oak + Ash formed in late 2014 and set out to change the landscape of the Pop/ Rock scene with a variety of soulfully written and performed original records. 

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Market Art + Design Preview Party Benefitting Parrish Art Museum

Thursday, July 6, 6 p.m.

The Bridgehampton Museum, 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton

Market Art + Design is the East End’s premier modern and contemporary art fair, with the opening night preview party benefitting the Parrish Art Museum. The fair runs through July 9.

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Tribeca Drive In Dinner and a Movie

Friday, July 7, 5 p.m.

Oculus Plaza, at the Corner of Church and Dey Streets, New York

“Tribeca Drive-In: Dinner and a Movie on Oculus Plaza” is programmed by the Tribeca Film Festival’s curators and showcase ten classic and fan favorite feature films. The screenings will occur outdoors on the Oculus Plaza on Friday and Saturday evenings all summer long on the first weekend of each month between June and October. Friday’s showing is Serendipity.

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MonTaco at Gurney’s Montauk

Friday, July 7, 7:30–10 p.m.

Gurney’s Montauk Resort and Seawater Spa, 290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk

There is no better way to savor the summer than with an evening of tacos, tequila, surf and sand. Dan’s Corona MonTaco presented by Don Julio will make its debut at Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa, hosted by Adam Richman. Guests are invited to experience celebrated chefs’ culinary twists on classic Mexican cuisine. A VIP after-party will follow the event.

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Back on the Bilboquet

Philippe Delgrange and Ronald O. Perelman open a new restaurant reminiscent of the old Le Bilboquet


The Spectacle of The Damned

The Park Avenue Armory's latest updates a classic look at wealth and fascism


A Toast to MOSS

Despite what they've said about him, our columnist lauds two friends