After (or before) watching fireworks light up the sky from Montauk to Westhampton, here’s where to go out this holiday weekend.
4th of July weekend at The Surf Lodge (183 Edgemere Street, Montauk, 631-483-5037, thesurflodge.com) kicks off with the Ilegal Music Series, featuring a performance by City of the Sun. On Friday, catch The Growlers, and Independence Day includes music by Yacht and a DJ set from Chromeo. End the weekend with a concert from St. Lucia on Sunday.
Thursday at the Stephen Talkhouse (161 Main Street, Amagansett, 631-267-3117, stephentalkhouse.com) features an acoustic performance from Joan Osborne at 8 p.m., and LHT at 10:30 p.m. Friday showcases Nancy Atlas at 8 p.m. and Hot Lava at 10:30 p.m. On Saturday, catch Junior Brown at 7 p.m., The Post at 9 p.m. and Hello Brooklyn at 10:30 p.m. Finish the holiday weekend with Liz Queler & Seth Farber at 8 p.m. and Sunday Reggae Night with Inner Roots at 10 p.m. On Monday, it’s JD & The Straightshot…. A charity event to raise money for The Tyler Project at 8 p.m. and Open Mic Night at 10 p.m. Enjoy Jimmy and Jimmy duo from the band Jimmy and the Parrots on Tuesday at 8 p.m., followed by Industry Night with Hello Brooklyn and a DJ set at 10 p.m.
Sounds of Summer at the Parrish Art Museum (279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill, 631-283-2118, parrishart.org) will feature a performance from Mambo Loco. Enjoy a mix of classic Afro-Cuban and Puerto Rican music with “old school” Latin and Latin jazz on Friday at 6 p.m.
Wolffer Wine Stand (3312 Montauk Highway, Sagaponack, 631-537-5106, www.wolffer.com) will have a country rock sunset set from Inda Eaton on Friday and rock with Clinton Curtis on Saturday. Both performances begin at 5 p.m.
Conscience Point Promotions is hosting LibertyFest at 230 Down (230 Elm Street, Southampton, 631-377-3900, 230elm.com) on Friday at 8 p.m. The evening will feature music by Spiritual Rez, Gang of Thieves, The Reef and Last Daze.
Salute to ‘Merica during Beach Bar Hamptons’ (58 Foster Ave, Hampton Bays, 631-723-3100, beachbarhamptons.com) Independence Day Party with music by DJ Doug on Friday at 9 p.m.
Manhattan’s Lazy Point is teaming up with Montauk’s Ciao by the Beach this summer. Lazy Point Saturdays at Ciao (250 Fort Pond Road, Montauk, 631-483-5100, www.ciaobythebeach) will kickoff on Saturday, from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m. The partnership will continue every Saturday until Labor Day.
Enjoy fun, danceable, and infectious melodies from Satchel Boogie at Cowfish Hampton Bays (258 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, 631-594-3868, cowfishrestaurant.com) on Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Montauk Beach House (55 South Elmwood Avenue, Montauk, 631-668-2112, thembh.com) will have the perfect blend of both throwback and new beats during DJ sets by Roofeeo and Kieren Taylor on Friday. On Saturday, The MBH will have a DJ set from their resident DJ Oli Benz and a live performance by Dirty Vegas. On Sunday, get ready for sexy beats by Kieren Taylor.
Navy Beach (16 Navy Road, Montauk, 631-668-6868, www.navybeach.com) will have a pre-fireworks sunset set from Nancy Atlas on Saturday at 5 p.m. On Sunday, listen to local reggae favorites Winston Irie and Twister at 5 p.m.
The Koch Brothers of DMK Entertainment Group are taking over the Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina (32 Star Island Road, Montauk, 631-668-3100, www.montaukyachtclub.com) on 4th of July to host their renowned Rise party. The Ibiza-meets-Hamptons happening will kickoff at 2 p.m. and feature music by DJ Nadav and Claudius Raphael. Attendees can sip on Vie Vite Rosé and Moet ICE Imperial while noshing on bites by “Top Chef” alum and Montauk Yacht Club Executive Chef Ron Duprat.
BABËL is hosting its “Sun Scream” beachside fête at Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa (290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk, 631-668-2345, www.gurneysmontauk.com) on Friday, from 3 to 10 p.m. Rumors founder Guy Gerber and BABËL favorites, Behrouz and Orazio Rispo, will provide the beats. To RSVP, email [email protected]. On Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Gurney’s Montauk is holding its weekly barbecue with a beachside concert. Make sure to stick around until dusk for Montauk Chamber of Commerce’s “Stars Over Montauk” firework display at 9 p.m. On Sunday, it’s Rose All Day with sounds by Nicole Leone from 1 to 4 p.m.
Harbor (440 West Lake Drive, Montauk, 631-668-8260, www.harbormtk.com) will have music by Oli Benz, Nick Cohen, Kiernan Taylor, Jamo Willo, Ryan Dusheiko, Anthony Batista, David Katz and special guests on 4th of July.
The Sloppy Tuna (148 South Emerson Avenue, Montauk, 631-647-8000, www.thesloppytuna.com) will have performances from the David Higgins Band all weekend long.