The Breast Cancer Research Foundation's annual paddle and "Party for Pink" took the spotlight this past Saturday when hundreds of supporters, including Mary-Kate Olsen, Olivier Sarkozy, Ashley Olsen, Molly Sims, Martha Stewart, Bethenny Frankel, Sean Avery Hilary Rhoda, Simon Doonan, Jonathan Adler, Nicole Miller, Katie Lee and Tracy Anderson, rallied together to fund future research projects and help find a cure for cancer.
Every year, Apollo in the Hamptons: A Night of Legends is one of the hottest tickets of the summer. Held at the Hamptons home of Ronald Perelman, the party brings out musicians, actors, politicians, and other notable names. The evening included performances from Gladys Knight, Jon Bon Jovi, Questlove, Pharrell Williams, Francesco Yates, and Jamie Foxx, which had Paul McCartney, Senator John McCain, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Ronald Perelman, and Spike Lee bustin' a move on stage. The star studded event also brought out Jack Nicholson, Barbra Streisand, Sting, Matt Lauer, Beth Stern, Howard Stern, Roger Waters, Anjelica Huston, James Brolin, Lorraine Bracco, Grace Hightower, Robert De Niro, Rosanna Scotto, Ali Wentworth, George Stephanopoulos, B. Michael, Bill O'Reilly, Donny Deutsch, Jeff Zucker, and Lorne Michaels.
Attendees including Kelly Bensimon and Jill Zarin enjoyed a drive-in movie night at Cooper's Beach in Southampton. Talent Resources hosted the evening, which featured a screening of "Innocence" starring Kelly Reilly and Sophie Curtis.
Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF) celebrated its 40th anniversary with their annual Bow Wow Meow Ball held at the ARF campus in Wainscott. This year, the Bow Wow Meow Ball paid tribute to ARF’s 13 past Presidents. "60 Minutes" correspondent Steve Kroft emceed the evening and current president Lisa McCarthy presented the ARF Champion of Animals Award to the former presidents.
This year, both designer Carmen Marc Valvo and "Traditional Home" are celebrating their 25th anniversary. To commemorate the milestone, they teamed up to host a Hamptons bash at a private estate in Bridgehampton.
Nacho Figueras' Los Machitos and CT Energia faced-off during the Hampton Cup at Bridgehampton Polo Club. Kelly Bensimon and Talent Resources hosted the afternoon of polo, which was attended by Bensimon's former "The Real Housewives of New York City" cast members Jill Zarin and Ramona Singer as well as "The Real Housewives of Miami" star Marysol Patton.
Prior to the 66th Annual Artists & Writers Game at Herrick Park, members of both teams as well as supporters gathered to celebrate one of the oldest Hamptons benefits during a Pre-Game Party at LTV Studios in Wainscott.
The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine hosted their annual Hamptons benefit, "Passion for Compassion," raising over $150,000 for the organization. Held at a private estate in Amagansett, event attendees enjoyed a special presentation by PCRM President Dr. Neal Barnard as well as an evening of cocktails, delicious delights, music and charming chats.
Isaac Mizrahi co-hosted Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center Of The Hamptons' annual Get Wild benefit, which was held at the home of April Gornik and Eric Fischl in North Haven. Beth Stern, Countess Luann de Lesseps, Nicole Miller, and Kevin Conway came out to support the cause.
Serena & Lily along with Domino hosted cocktails and a books signing with Nathan Turner, Alexa Hampton, Alex Papachristidis, David Scott, Michael Devine, Amy Lau, Matt Albiani, Gary McBournie, Steven Gambrel, Mariette Himes Gomez, Mary McDonald, Barclay Butera, and Heiberg Cummings at the Serena & Lily Beach Market in Wainscott.