The Week Ahead: July 9-13 on the AVENUE

Monday, July 9, 2018

Here’s what’s happening this week in NYC and the Hamptons:

The Not-So-Secret Garden

Twice a year, the Westhampton Garden Club hosts their House and Garden Tour in Westhampton Beach. After delighting in the attractions, which include magnificent homes and restored historic landmarks, enjoy lunch and refreshments at the Westhampton Country Club.

Friday, July 13, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Westhampton Country Club, 35 Potunk Lane, Westhampton Beach

Tickling the Ivories

Spend a midsummer evening listening to classical music performed by world-renowned pianists at the Pianofest Concert in Southampton. After the show, rub shoulders with Hamptons society over cocktails and light fare. No reservations are required for the event and tickets can be purchased at the door.

Monday, July 9, 6 p.m.

Avram Theater, 239 Montauk Highway, Southampton

Calling All Art and Fashion Lovers

Witness the impressive work of one of modern history’s most famous creative duos, handbag designer Judith Leiber and American modernist painter Gerber Leiber. The husband and wife both passed away earlier this year, and they are remembered through their marvelous artistic contributions, which are on display between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day.

Wednesday, July 11, 1-4 p.m.

The Leiber Collection, 446 Old Stone Highway, Springs

Cinema and Socrates

Now in its 20th Anniversary year, the Outdoor Cinema international film festival highlights Socrates Sculpture Park as a public community space for enjoyment and celebration of many cultures. Showing this week: Monsoon Wedding.

Wednesday, July 11, 7 p.m.

Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City

Laugh It Up

Known for both her wisdom and her ingenious wise-cracking, comedian Janeane Garofalo will be performing at the Historic Suffolk Theater on Friday. In addition to tickets, prix fixe and a la carte menus are available for purchase. Don’t miss it!

Friday, July 13, 8:00 p.m.

The Suffolk Theater, 118 E Main Street, Riverhead

And for more things to do, be sure to check out Avenue’s Social Calendar.


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