On Saturday, June 18th, guests joined The Southampton Association for a cocktail reception on First Neck Lane. Hosted by David Bohnett, “Celebration of Southampton" raised funds and awareness for the association's mission of working to preserve the unique charms of Southampton Village and its environment.
On Saturday, June 18th, 2016, Group for the East End held its annual benefit, Swing into Summer. The event took place at The Bridge, noted as being the gold standard for environmentally conscious golf courses in New York. Over 200 guests helped raise more than $570,000 to help protect the East End environment, with a focus on protecting local bays, harbors and drinking water. During the cocktail hour, guests sipped specialty drinks and an assortment of delectable wines from nearby Wölffer Estate Vineyard.
THE PARTY Welcome to the neighborhood! Washingtonians gathered in Glover Park for breakfast bites and morning sips while taking in the sites of the newly renovated Kimpton Glover Park Hotel. Ribbon-cutting-watchers were served coffee (lots of coffee!) and had their selection of various flavored bellinis from the bellini bar; favorites including watermelon, mint, and blueberry. Hors d’oeuvres from the hotel’s Italian inspired new restaurant, Casolare, were also passed around the morning gathering.