Second Annual An Evening of Shopping at
the Hampton Classic, August 28
Food and Shopping in the Boutique Garden
NYAugust 19, 2003The Hampton Classic will once again
offer An Evening of Shopping, to take place Thursday,
August 28 from 5:00 -7:00 pm.
year more than four dozen vendors set up shop at the Boutique Garden
at the Hampton Classic which returns to Bridgehampton, NY, August
24-August 31, to sell their wares throughout the course of Long
Islands premier week-long equestrian event. For seven days,
visitors to the Classic can browse and shop for everything from
jewelry to art to equestrian supplies and leather goods.
one special night, the forty-six vendors at the Boutique Garden
will keep their doors open a little late to provide visitors the
opportunity to spend the evening on the Classics beautiful
showgrounds browsing through boutiques that offer exquisite shopping
opportunities while at the same time enjoying music by the Jim Turner
band plus free hors doeuvres, wine and other beverages.
feel that by keeping the Boutique Garden open late one night competitors,
trainers, and all those busy with the horse show during the day
will have a chance to shop at the Classics top quality boutiques
in the evening after they have finished all their horse show duties,
said Tony Hitchcock, Executive Director of the Hampton Classic.
Boutique Garden offers a wide range of goods, from souvenir Hampton
Classic t-shirts, sweatshirts, mugs, jackets, and posters to this
years showcased hand made one-of-a-kind furniture and leather
goods to antiques, fine jewelry, boots and shoes, gifts from all
over the world, and fashion apparel.
The Food Court will remain open for the evening as will the bar
operated by Robbins Wolfe Eventeurs offering full beverage service
at a cash bar.
at this years Hampton Classic include:
Ann Kolb Gallery
Ashleys Fine Jewelry
Brennans Bit &Bridle
Briar Hill Signworks
The Carriage House
Der Dau Custom Made Boots &Shoes
Cyndy Love Designs
Emilio Clothier &Specialty Shop Ltd
Fox Run Ltd.
Freymann Enterprises, Inc.
Hampton Classic Kids
Hampton Classic Poster Booth
Hampton Classic Souvenir Booth
IZ New York
Connie Deussen Oshrin
Outback Survival Gear
PJ Huntsman &Company
Penny Whistle Toys, Inc.
Pinnell Custom Leather
The Putting Green
Sandor Fine Animal Portraits
Tracey Tooker, Inc.
Vogel Boots &Shoes
After a busy day of competition or a relaxing day at one of the
Hamptons nationally renowned beaches, An Evening of
Shopping offers vacationers the perfect ending to a perfect
day. Not only can equestrian enthusiasts and those involved
with the competition enjoy the boutiques, but visitors and vacationers
of the Hamptons will also take pleasure in the high-quality boutiques,
the sun fades out over the showgrounds and the summer of 2003 starts
to slip away, an Evening of Shopping is the perfect way to take
some time off to relax and savor the last days of summer. One can
enjoy the elegant horse show atmosphere, the company of friends,
as well as the vendors and all the exquisite wares they have to
offer as they showcase their goods throughout the evening.
Jim Turner Band will perform throughout An Evening of Shopping.
Jim Turner is a highly versatile performer who has assembled some
of the finest musicians in the Hamptons in his group. One East End
newspaper has called him an eclectic original
who is aware of the theater of performance.
will be no admission charge to enter the showgrounds for An
Evening of Shopping after the days competition has been
completed and there is never any charge for parking.
show rings, plus vendors, restaurants, and the childrens area
will be operating throughout the week. Admission is $5 per person
or $15 per carload, with children under 6 admitted free. Reserved
grandstand seating for Sunday, August 31 is $15 per person (in addition
to $5/person or $15/carload admission) or $25 per person in the
special Premium Seating center sections. Parking is free throughout
the show week.