NYC LIFE: Dining with Your Dog, Hamptons Doings, Theater, September Fun
It’s National Dog Day and if you love your furry pals like the Head Tomato (with her dogs above) take your dog to dinner in NYC as Doggy Restaurant Week wraps up. There are other dog events too and a wonderful Woodstock photo exhibit. If you have a hankering for a $34 lobster roll, Gael Greene has the scoop on Bridgehampton’s Ed’s Lobster Roll East. Speaking of the Hamptons, our very own Eastend reporter, Randie Levine Miller, attended a wonderful benefit for Northwell’s women’s health. Valerie Smaldone says don’t miss the Arts and Activism event presented by the School of Visual Arts. And we have two terrific 3T events in September, details below.
Sept. 17. Get Organized and Stay Organized
Join The Three Tomatoes for an evening that can your change your life with one of the pioneers of professional organizing. Andrew Mellen was a panelist at our spring Renewal Summit and Tomatoes loved him. He works with individuals and major global brands. A fabulous presenter who is a TEDx speaker. Wine, food, socializing, program. $45. Seating is limited. Get the details.
Sept. 22. Join us for a Fabulous Day in the Vineyards
This is one of our flagship events every year. We head out to the vineyards of Long Island’s North Fork on a luxury bus (pickup points in NYC and Hicksville) visiting three vineyards and a farm, with VIP tastings, a picnic lunch, great gift bags in the company of other wine loving Tomatoes. Hurry this trip sells out quickly. Get the details.
Take Your Pooch to Dinner
Several restaurants in NYC invite you to dine with your dog this weekend, as Doggy Restaurant Week wraps up. Dining is outdoors, and several of the restaurants have special doggy menus too. And help support these two wonderful rescue dog groups, Foster Dogs Inc and Muddy Paws Rescue online or at the restaurants
Aug. 24. Pup portraits at Sony Square
Quick – head to Sony Square (25 Madison Avenue) and get your Fido photographed for National Dog Day. Up to three images from the photoshoot will be delivered digitally, and if you post your dog’s photo on Instagram and tag @sonysquarenyc, your dog could be featured on Sony Square’s Instagram story. (noon to 6:30 p.m.; 25 Madison Ave., Manhattan; sony.com)
Through Aug. 30. Woodstock Photo Exhibit
50 years ago, a music & arts festival took place on Yasgur’s Farm in upstate New York. This cultural phenomenon now known as Woodstock was billed as “An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music.” C. Parker Gallery, brings the “art” back to the Festival with 30 days of Peace, Love and Artwork featuring photographs and art from many of the original Woodstock performers such as Jimi Hendrix, the Grateful Dead, Santana, The Who and an original painting from Graham Nash. All works are available for purchase. (Free; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays; 409 Greenwich Ave., Manhattan; cparkergallery.com)