Heading to the Hamptons? Here's Your Weekend Guide

Also happening this Father's Day weekend, June 15-17, 'My Brilliant Divorce' continues its run at Bay Street Theatre, a sharking fishing tournament takes place in Montauk, and Jeffrey Lyons speaks at the Westhampton Free Library.

Father's Day weekend from Montauk to Westhampton Beach offers a little something for everyone. Here's some of the hottest events happening in the Hamptons this weekend.

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FISHING: The Star Island Yacht Club will host their this weekend. According to the Star Island Yacht Club, in 2011, more than $450,000 in cash and prizes were awarded. The entry fee is $1,000 per boat. The tournament runs from June 15 to June 16. The Star Island Yacht Club fishing fleet is offering charters for one, or both days of the tournament, and can take up to six anglers per boat. A captain's meeting will be held on June 14 at 7:30 p.m.

FISHING: Montauk Youth will host their aboard the Viking on June 17. Two half-day trips will be sailing at 7:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.  Bait, tackle, rods and reels are provided. Day-of fares are $30 per adult and $25 per student. For availability call, 631-668-5479.

East Hampton

THEATER: Guild Hall presents a comedy written by Murray Schisgal, under the direction of Lonny Price that stars Kahan James, Robert Stanton, and Jennifer Regan. Two misfit college friends, Harry and Milt, are reunited when one stops the other from jumping off a bridge. They reconnect by sharing their hard-on-luck stories, and Harry comes to be the solution to Milt's biggest problem. Weekend performances run Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m.

HISTORY: The East Hampton Historical Society presents at Mulford Farm on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Come see costumed interpreters who will re-enact what it was like to live on a colonial camp, 18th century music, children's games, and cooking demonstrations. To top off the day of events, will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

AUTHOR TALK: Author comes to BookHampton in East Hampton on Friday, to discuss his most recent novel, "The Seventh Gate" at 5 p.m. Admission is free.

AUTHOR TALK: , author of "Swim: Why We Love The Water" will be at BookHampton in East Hampton on Saturday at 5 p.m. to discuss her novel and the relationships we have with the water and how it effects our lives. Admission is free.

For more events from Montauk to Wainscott, see the East Hampton Patch calendar.

Sag Harbor

THEATER: continues their American premiere run of "."  Polly Draper stars in the play, a comedy written by Geraldine Aron under the direction of Matt McGrath. This one woman show tells the story of Angela, who has been left to cope with a disapproving mother, a shifty attorney, and a bad case of hypochondria after her irritating British husband takes off. See it Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 4 or 8 p.m., or Sunday at 7 p.m.

GARDENS: will host a cocktail party in Sag Harbor at a 40-plus-acre park-like estate to end the day that begins in the village of Southampton at the with a self-guided tour of the gardens and the Rose Show.  The tour runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the cocktail party will immediately follow. Tickets are $75 for the tour and $175 for the tour and cocktail party, and are available by contacting gloria@arfhamptons.org, or by calling 631-537-0400 x216.

ART GALLERY: An opening reception will be held at to celebrate the . The reception will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Mayer (1903-1997), was a longtime resident of Southampton who was not only a painter, but wrote children's books. A portion of the proceeds from sales of his paintings will benefit the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation. The show runs through June 28. Admission is free.

LITERARY EVENT: in Sag Harbor will host a that will honor the life and the works of author James Joyce.  Authors John McCaffrey and Doug Light will present fiction readings.  Actor and musician Mark Singer will perform a Joyce inspired act. The evening begins at 5 p.m. and admission is free.


MUSIC: Relive the '90s this Saturday night with Dustin Diamond, best known at Screech from "Saved by the Bell." New York City's Canal Room takes over in Southampton Village with the , hosted by Diamond with cover band The Bayside Tigers, which takes its name from the mascot of the fictional "Saved by the Bell" high school. Doors open at 9:30 p.m. and the band goes on at 11 p.m. Saturday, June 16. Tickets are $30. Visit canalroomsouthampton.com for tickets.

GARDENS: will host a self-guided tour of the gardens and the Rose Show at the in the village of Southampton. The tour runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and a cocktail party will immediately follow in Sag Harbor at a 40-plus-acre park-like estate. Tickets are $75 for the tour and $175 for the tour and cocktail party, and are available by contacting gloria@arfhamptons.org, or by calling 631-537-0400 x216.

AUTHOR TALK: Bestselling author comes to in Southampton, at 4 p.m. to discuss her novel, "Park Lane." The novel is about two women from London whose lives collide in a town home. Admission is free.

For more events from Sagaponack to Southampton Village, see the Southampton Patch calendar.

Westhampton Beach

MUSIC: The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center kicks off the weekend on Friday night with at 8 p.m.  Clark has performed for President Obama at the White House, alongside Eric Clapton, and has appeared on various late night shows, such as "The Late Show With David Letterman." Tickets are $85, $70, $55.

MUSIC: , son of the late reggae legend Bob Marley, comes to The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on Saturday at 8 p.m.  Marley will be performing music as part of his "Wild and Free" tour. Tickets are $100, $90, $80.

MUSIC: , a Grammy Award-winning musician, closes out the weekend for The Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on Sunday at 8 p.m. Lang has toured with bands such as, the Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, and Sting.  His music ranges from the blues to rock, as well as gospel and R&B. Tickets are $125, $95, $65.

PETS: will take place on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Westhampton Great Lawn and stretch to the Gazebo.  After the walk there will be canine games and contests, as well as vendors, food and entertainment.  Books & Books will be on hand selling dog books with 20 percent of the proceeds, along with all proceeds from the walk itself going to support Responsible Solutions for Valued Pets.Check-in is at 9 a.m.

AUTHOR TALK: Jeffrey Lyons, author and critic, comes to the Westhampton Free Library with Books & Books on Friday at 7 p.m. to discuss his time as a columnist and his widely read column, "The Lyons Den." Admission is free for this event.

For more events from Hampton Bays to Westhampton Beach, see the Westhampton-Hampton Bays Patch calendar.


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