The GofGHamptons Guide To The 4th Of July Weekend

by KENDRA SEAY · July 3, 2009

Still making plans for your Fourth of July Weekend in the Hamptons? We've got you covered with everything from the best places to catch the fireworks along with BBQ's, club events, shopping parties, Gatsby bashes, and much, much more. We're more than ready for our Red, White, and Blue Fourth of July so click below to see where we'll be and where you should be each day this weekend!

Shark Attack Sound July 4th Party Where: Montauk Yacht Club: 32 Star Island Road, Montauk Why: A shark was just recently spotted from a beach in Quogue, and we feel certain he was probably en route to Montauk for Photographer Ben Watts' July 4th party with a huge soccer game kicking off at 6pm followed by BBQ at 8pm. AND don't forget to bring a book for an Accompanied Literary Society donation! When: Saturday, 6pm

Georgica's July 4th Weekend Where: Georgica, 108 Wainscott Stone Road, East Hampton Why: The newly opened New York City downtown hot spot The Gates is getting the holiday weekend started early to host Thursday night's bash with DJ Berrie at Georgica. Friday, DJ Mia Moretti and DJ Sky Nellor will take over followed by DJ Nick Cohen, DJ Alexandra Richards, DJ Jamie Biden, and DJ Justin Allen on Saturday. When: Thursday - Saturday, 11pm

--------- DJ Jeffrey Tonnesen at Barracuda Bar at The Montauk Yacht Club Where: Barracuda Bar at the Montauk Yacht Club: 32 Star Island Road Why: Partying in Montauk to "Start The Holiday Weekend Off On A Hip Note with DJ Jeffrey Tonnesen" sounds seems like the perfect way to kick off the holiday. The New York City DJ will spinning into the night so you'll have plenty of time to head East for the party. When: Friday 10pm

Independence Day & Night Where: Day & Night Restaurant Beach Club: 281 County Rd-39A, Southampton Why: The Koch brothers want you to "See the world through rosé colored glasses" during your holiday weekend celebration. The Independence Day & Night brunch party will continue as usual with Saturday's party hosted by The Elderidge and this weekend they're launching Day&Night Dinner so stop by to try the delicious menu! When: Saturday, 11am

------ Catherine Malandrino & Amaryllis Farm Equine Rescue Host Shopping And Cocktails Where: Catherine Malandrino, 25 Newtown Ln, East Hampton Why: Catherine is offering discounts for a cause for her East Hampton shopping event. Guests will enjoy a 20 percent VIP off all full priced ready-to-wear for the evening with 10 percent of all proceeds donated to The Amaryllis Farm Equine Rescue and Sanctuary, the only horse rescue in the Hamptons When: Saturday, 4pm -------

Social Life Magazine Gatsby: Under the Red, White, and Blue July 4th Party Where: Social Life Estate, Watermill Why: Twilight hunk Kellan Lutz is hosting this year's bash alongside cover girl Lydia Hearst. Social Life Magazine has throwing house parties all summer and this Gatsby-themed soiree will surely be one of their best. When: Saturday, 7pm-10pm------- --------

TOMS Shoes Pop-Up Store Opening Where: Solé East Pool & Garden: 90 Second House Rd., Montauk Why: TOMS shoes will be hosting a Style Your Sole Party on July 4th that will kick off the opening of a TOMS Shoes Pop-Up Shop located in Montauk. Spend your Fourth supporting a cause with your own customized shoes! The shop will be open from July 4th through September 2009. At the Style Your Sole Party guests can buy their own pair of white canvas TOMS Shoes and design and style them to their personal liking When: Saturday, 12pm

July 4th at Axe Lounge at Dune with DJ Berrie Where: AXE Lounge (at Dune) 1181 North Sea Road, Southampton Why: The next stop for DJ Berrie over the holiday weekend will be AXE Lounge with Kiss & Fly to spin all night for the Dune crowd as the Southampton hot spot celebrates the Fourth of July weekend. When: Friday, 11pm


2009 Patron Concert Series with K'Naan Where: Surf Lodge, 183 Edgemere Street Montauk Why: Poet, rapper, musician K'Naan is taking a break from his summer tour to spend his Fourth of July performing for Surf Lodgers in Montauk When: Saturday, 6pm ---------

1Oak at Lily Pond July 4th Independence Day Weekend Where: Lily Pond, 44 Three Mile Harbor Road East Hampton Why: Lily Pond is starting their July 4th Weekend with DJ Sinatra on Friday night When: Friday & Saturday 11pm ---------- _______

RRR Project's Group Show & Preview Where: 764 Montauk Highway Why: The RRR Project is hosting their first group show and preview in Montauk for their "RRRZine" with friends and family! Donations being made to the Surf Rider Chapter When: Saturday, 5pm

And don't forget about Sunday...

Max & Suzanne Store Opening Where: 78 Main Street, Sag Harbor (in the shopping cove, beneath Java Nation) Why: Fashion design duo and highschool sweethearts Suzanne Diaz and Max Barbaria are hosting their Sag Harbor store opening this weekend with music by New York City's Harley Viera Newton and Harley Wertheimer. When: Sunday, 2pm-8pm


2nd Annual Celebrity Sidewalk Sale Where: Screaming Mimi's Montauk Why: This sale will feature items donated by host Mickey Boardman along with Peter Davis, Lynn Yeager, Charlotte Ronson, Le Sportsac, Catherine Malandrino, and many more with all proceeds benefiting Charity Water When: Sunday, 11am-6pm

Summer Brunch Poolside Party at The Southampton Inn’s Where: Southampton Inn, 91 Hill Street Why: Looking for a new spot to lounge your Sunday afternoon away? The Southampton Inn is taking on Sunday brunch parties with Tapas style fine food and an exotic drink menu. With a DJ spinning “Saint Tropez and Ibiza style tunes” sounds like the perfect way to kick back poolside at the end of your holiday weekend. When: Sunday, 11:30am

Hampton's Fireworks: Red, White, & BOOM!

PUBLIC FIREWORKS 1. Racing & Fireworks - Riverhead Raceway, 1785 Old Country Rd, Saturday 2. Annual Fireworks Display in Downtown Riverhead - Saturday, 631-727-0048. 3. Stars Over Montauk - Montauk, Umbrella Beach, Saturday 9:00 pm 4. North Sea Carnival - North Sea, Noyac Road, Friday & Sunday For more info call 283-3629 5. Beach Bar- Hampton Bays, 58 Foster Ave, Saturday 9:00pm. For more info call 723-3100

PRIVATE FIREWORKS 1. Sag Harbor Yacht Club - Sag Harbor, 27 Bay Street, Saturday 9:30p. *viewable from Havens Beach, Marine Park, Long Wharf, or the harbor. For more info call 725-0567 2. Devon Yacht Club-Amagansett , Fresh Pond Beach, Saturday 9:30p. For info, call 267-6340. 3. Westhampton Country Club- Westhampton, 35 Potunk Ln, Saturday 9:00p. For info call 288-1148. 4. 22nd Annual Southampton Fresh Air Home Picnic Grucci Fireworks- Southampton, 1030 Meadow Lane. Saturday For info or tickets, call 283-5847