Enjoy these fun and enriching Hamptons events and activities for Mother’s Day weekend and beyond May 6-12, 2022.
Certain moves at Wölffer Estate
Friday, May 6, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m
Don’t miss Certain Moves, a local Hamptons favorite playing a fine selection of pop music from the ’60s, ’70s, ’80s and ’90s. Meanwhile, sip some sparkling wine in Weingut Wölffer’s elegant tasting room.
139 Sagg Road, Sagaponack. 631-537-5106, wolffer.com
Live music at Cowfish with Izzy Potter
Friday, May 6, 6 p.m
Don’t miss the soothing tunes of Izzy Potter, a Long Island singer-songwriter. During your stay, sample some delicious seafood and specialty cocktails while enjoying the spectacular views at Cowfish.
258 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays. 631-594-3868, cowfishrestaurant.com
Cover wave: The New Works Festival 2022
Friday-Sunday, 6th-8th May
Bay Street Theater’s New Works Series is an opportunity for playwrights to work personally with directors and professional actors on their play. Selected pieces are provided with dramaturgical information from our artistic direction, rehearsal time and a public scenic reading followed by an audience discussion, spread over several festive days. Visit the Bay Street website for the full schedule of plays and musicals.
1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500, baystreet.org
Saturday, May 7, 1-3:30 p.m
East Hampton Library presents a family screening of Isadora, the story of a 1920s dancer whose provocative projects shocked the public of the time. The 1969 film resulted in an Oscar for actress Vanessa Redgrave.
159 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222, easthamptonlibrary.org
Klyph Black & Rumors are having it at the Stephen Talkhouse
Saturday, May 7th, 8 p.m
Don’t miss the rocking jams of Klyph Black and his crew at The Stephen Talkhouse, an old Hamptons home converted into a music venue. Tickets cost $20 and can be purchased in advance.
161 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3117, stephentalkhouse.com
2022 Bridgehampton Half & 5K
Saturday, May 7, 9 a.m
Meet at the Beebe Windmill for this marathon through the quaint villages of Sagaponack and Bridgehampton. As you run, you raise money for charity.
Hildreth Avenue, Bridgehampton. bridgehamptonhalf.com
Gemelli Gelato season opening
Saturday, May 7, 1 p.m
Hampton Bay’s favorite Gemelli Gelato will open the 2022 season with 24 gelato and sorbet flavors. Enjoy plenty of outdoor seating on the beautiful lawn as well as children’s games.
139 West Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays. 631-594-6000, gemelligelatohamptonbays.com
Sunday, May 8, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m
Don’t miss this special outdoor yoga class at Corwith’s Farmstand. Bring a bottle of water and athletic clothing. Goat Yoga is all about bending, stretching and posing with some of the happiest animals on the farm!
851 Head of Pond Road, Water Mill. corwithsfarmstand.com
Saturday, May 7, 10:30 a.m
Enjoy a breezy Saturday at the Southampton Arts Center where you can partake in a relaxing sound meditation led by Bowl Master and Meditation DJ Daniel Lauter. You can register online in advance.
25 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967 southamptonartscenter.org
Cooking with Rob Scott: Bakery-Style Snickerdoodle Scones
Saturday, May 7, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m
Enjoy the virtual opportunity to create this treat from your own kitchen. Register in time for the video link and ingredient kit.
7 Library Avenue, Westhampton Beach. 631-288-3335, westhamptonlibrary.net
Mother’s Day weekend at Gurney’s
Saturday and Sunday May 7th and 8th
If you want to do something unique for mom, take a trip to Gurney’s, where she can take a mixology class on Saturday and enjoy a delicious brunch on Sunday. A carving menu, charcuterie board, and kids’ menu are all part of the fun. You can even book her an appointment at the Seawater Spa for a weekend to remember.
290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-2345, gurneysresorts.com/montauk
Mother’s Day brunch at NAIA in support of Luv Michael
Sunday, May 8, 1-3 p.m
Enjoy a delicious brunch at NAIA with delicious favorites and smoothies. All proceeds go towards the education, training and employment of autistic adults.
281 County Road 39A, Southampton. 934-222-0099, naiahamptons.com
Tap Class for seniors
Monday, May 9, 12 p.m. to 1 p.m
Join teacher Mary Castro on this opportunity to learn about musicality, dancing and timing through the art of tapping. Beginners are welcome, but some basic knowledge is helpful. The course is $40 and places are limited.
91 Coopers Farm Road, Southampton. 631-283-0774, myrml.org
Stay fit with Tsuyumi
Wednesday, May 11, 1-1:45 p.m
Get a total body workout with this fun class of chair exercises and light weights. The goal is to build strength, condition and balance. Register in good time and bring your own weights.
871 Montauk Hwy, Montauk. 631-668-3377, montauklibrary.org
A Southampton Treasure: The stained glass windows at St Andrew’s Dune Church
Thursday, May 12, 11 a.m.–12 p.m
Don’t miss Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Curator of American Decorative Arts at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She will explore St Andrew’s Dune Church’s stained glass windows, which range from opalescent glass to Pre-Raphaelite-inspired panes. They will discuss the windows in terms of their craftsmanship and history linked to the stories of Southampton.
17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton. 631-283-2494, southamptonhistory.org
Tai Chi with John Turnbull
Thursday, May 12, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m
Thai chi is famous for reducing stress, improving mood, and building endurance and flexibility. Registration is required.
2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton. 631-537-0015, myhamptonlibrary.org
Tour the Watermill Center
Friday, May 6, 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m
Don’t miss this special opportunity to visit the Watermill Center, a haven for artists from around the world. Check out the center’s curated art collection, extensive library, and manicured gardens. Be sure to dress for both indoor and outdoor use.
39 Watermill Towd Road, Watermill. 631-726-4628, watermillcenter.org
17 women’s art exhibition
Saturday & Sunday, May 7 & 8, 11 a.m
Visit this special exhibition commemorating Springs’ unofficial mayor, Vito Sisti. Paintings, photographs and sculptures are on display in Ashawagh Hall and there is a wine reception on Saturday evenings from 5pm to 7pm
780 Springs Chimney Street, East Hampton. 516-318-0000, karynmannixcontemporary.com/womensshow2022
Perspectives: by Ron Butcher
On view until May 22nd
Don’t miss the fascinating photography by Ron Butcher, whose photos include hand-printed scenes from Long Island and New York City. The landscapes look like delicate watercolours. The Southampton Cultural Center Gallery is open Thursdays and Fridays from 2:30pm to 5pm, Saturdays from 2:30pm to 7pm and Sundays from 2:30pm to 5pm
25 Pond Lane, Southampton. 631-287-4377, scc-arts.org
An Art of Change: Jasper John’s Prints, 1950-2018
On view until July 10th
Jasper Johns was born in Georgia and moved to New York at the age of 18, where he began a flourishing career as a painter, sculptor and printmaker. He is considered one of the greatest American artists of the 20th century. This Parrish Art Museum exhibition features over 90 works in intaglio, lithography and silkscreen.
279 Montauk Highway, watermill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
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