What to Do: August 11-14

By Jenn Gimbel | August 11, 2011 | Weekend Recommender

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Mott 50 Trunk Show and Party

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Richard Prince Exhibit
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East Hampton Library
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Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons

Thursday, August 11
Have a laugh at the Hamptons Comedy Festival with a comedic lineup that includes Chris DeStefano, Mick Thomas, Carie Karavas and more. The evening will benefit the Last Chance Animal Rescue. (8-10:30 PM) Hampton Hall, 230 Elm St., Southampton, 478-6844

Friday, August 12
Join host Alec Baldwin, special guest Martha Stewart and DJ Alexandra Richards at the Guild Hall Summer Gala for a preview of the Richard Prince exhibition, cocktails and dinner under a tent at the historic Gardiner Estate. (6–11 PM) 127 Main St., East Hampton, 324-0806; guildhall.org

Catch children’s pop band Laughing Pizza perform a special concert at the Ross School. (4 PM) 18 Goodfriend Dr., East Hampton, 907-5214; mdiaz@ross.org

Saturday, August 13
Breathe in the Hamptons air with yogi Tsuyumi Aikawa of the Integral Yoga Institute during LongHouse Reserve’s new Yoga en Plein Air Saturday sessions. (8 AM)133 Hands Creek Road, East Hampton, 329-3568

Enjoy spa services, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the Hamptons Fitness and Wellness Poolside Soiree hosted by Dr. Steve Salvatore. The afternoon will benefit Soles4Souls, which donates shoes to adults and children in need. (2–6 PM) Private Residence, East Hampton; catwalkconfidence.com

Bask in the moonlight and spin to the beat of live bongo playing at Soul Cycle’s Annual Midnight Ride. Class will end at midnight with a Champagne toast. (10:30 PM) 264 Butter Lane, Bridgehampton, 537-3630; soul-cycle.com

Join authors and book lovers at the annual Authors Night benefit at the East Hampton Library. Mingle with your favorite authors at the library and continue on to dinner parties in private Hamptons homes where authors will discuss recent works. (5 PM) 159 Main St., East Hampton, 324-0222; authorsnight.org

The Hamptons vs. Hamptons Team Tennis Charity Championship concludes with a morning match viewing, lunch and jewelry and art show followed by a dinner honoring the winning team and the Arthur Ashe Learning Center and Group for the East End. Residence of Joan and George Hornig, Watermill; hamptons-vs-hamptons.com

Support rebuilding efforts in Haiti and Mari’s Children at Urban Zen’s Trashion Weekend featuring wearable art made by the pint-size future fashion designers at Art Farm. (3–7 PM) 4 Bay St., Sag Harbor; urbanzen.com

Pick up all of your summer wardrobe essentials at the Mott 50 Trunk Show and Party at SunBarth. Every piece from this new sun-conscience line has UPF sun protection stitched in. (10 AM–8 PM) 53 Jobs Lane, Southampton, 873-4121; mott50.com

Party under a full moon at the Animal Rescue Fund of the HamptonsMagic Under the Moonlight Beach Ball boasting cocktails and a raw bar followed by dinner—plus music by DJs AndrewAndrew and magic by J.B. Benn. (6:30 PM) Bridgehampton Tennis & Surf Club, 231 Midocean Road, Bridgehampton, 537-0400

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