Raising over 1.5 million Art For Life
was held in an amazing pavilion right on the water and was packed with surprises. Anthony Anderson tickled the ivories and Estelle
looked for an "American Boy". Rick Ross
and his crew nearly brought down the house before Maxwell
turned on the sexy. Then out came Doug E. Fresh to blow the roof off. Wonder how Russell will top this next year?
Coming up this first weekend of August in the Hamptons start with summer cocktails to support the Rita Hayworth
Gala at the Water Mill home of Anne and Jay McInerney
's "Forward to the Future" summer gala takes place in the Art Southampton
pavilion. You can expect amazing jewelry and flowing gowns as always from the very tony Hamptons social set.
, BeBe Winans, and Adam Duritz
headline a very exclusive La Palestra party at East Hampton Studios on Saturday. We hear that A-Listers Liam Neeson, Howard Stern
and Beth Ostrosky Stern
, John McEnroe
and Patti Smyth, Frances McDormand, and Kelly Klein
are on the guestlist.
Music lovers should head over to Shelter Island for the annual Perlman Music Program
Head to Montauk for the Diamond in the Rough gala to support the Montauk Community playhouse.
Finally, join Lauren Bush
Lauren and friends for the FEED and Women's Health summer bonfire at the Bridgehampton Tennis and Surf Club
Nicole, an award-winning journalist, is Executive Editor & Publisher of Hamptons.com where she focuses on celebrity interviews, fine living and design, social events, fashion and beauty. She lives on the North Fork with her husband, their two daughters, and Bernese Mountain dog, Cooper. www.hamptons.com