So you always thought of the Hamptons as a summer resort for the beautiful people – maybe if you came out here, some of it might rub off on you. But don’t worry – You are beautiful (and so is the East End) – any time of year! Let’s take a look at what’s happening on the East End of Long Island in February and March.... Continue Reading
Everyone thinks of the Hamptons as a summer resort. But to the locals, it is the Off-Season when the area is at its most spectacular!
In the winter most of our favorite restaurants, shops, galleries, museums and theaters are open. And no crowds!
The beaches never close, and there are exciting outdoor activities not available in other seasons. Just bring layers, the kids, and the dog! And then warm up with some of J’s coffee or Hot Chocolate drinks… A good book or a movie in front of the fireplace…... Continue Reading
The 27th Hamptons International Film Festival is coming over Columbus Day Weekend (October 10 – 14, 2019) – a smorgasbord of independents, luminaries, documentaries, shorts and interviews with the stars…... Continue Reading
Guild Hall in East Hampton NY has everything it needs to survive and thrive as a museum, theater and art center all under one roof since founded in 1931. The area has seduced artists for generations, the city has nourished it, and the community has embraced it. Check out some of what is going on there in July 2019.... Continue Reading
A walk down Main Street in East Hampton Village is never more special than during the Holidays! The shop windows are all decked out; the trees are all aglow with multi-colored bulbs from Town Pond on the west end, to the Sheepfold on the east... Continue Reading
A brief tour of a few memoirs and biographies of Hamptons luminaries, including Alan Alda, Alec Baldwin, Carl Bernstein, Jimmy Buffett, Billy Joel, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. October is the perfect month to cuddle up and keep reading.... Continue Reading
This weekend is the 26th Hamptons International Film Festival. I thought I would start this week’s blog with some of the films set in or about the Hamptons which have been screened (or are scheduled to be screened this year) at HIFF.... Continue Reading
We recently talked about the Hamptons International Film Festival 2018 (HIFF). It seems quite fitting to progress to the subject of Hamptons Movies.... Continue Reading
Autumn is a magical season in the Hamptons. Farm stands overflowing with fresh produce … empty beaches at dawn or dusk … wineries in full harvest mode and the Hamptons International Film Festival!... Continue Reading
Sometimes worlds collide, time bridges eras, and we walk out of a fog bank into the sun… History, books and the Jazz Age in East Hampton.... Continue Reading