HarborFrost in Sag Harbor
Sag Harbor Cinema
The Sag Harbor Cinema will play a medley of documentary footage, captured during famous expeditions to the Poles and Terra Nova, on the building’s street vitrines and third-floor staircase — such as Roald Admusen’s trips to the South Pole in 1910-12 and in 1925. Also, Ernest Shackleton and “The Endurance Expedition” (1914) and “The Great White Silence” (1924), a film on Robert Falcon Scott’s attempt to reach the South Pole.
StoryWalk Trail Hike
Mashashimuet Park and Long Pond Greenbelt
As part of the annual HarborFrost activities, join the Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt for a fun walk for kids of all ages along the StoryWalk Trail in Sag Harbor (approx. 30 minutes). The more adventurous can continue on for another half hour to see Long Pond and learn about the amazing Long Pond Greenbelt. Meet at 10 a.m. at the bleachers at Mashashimuet Park on the corner of Main Street and Jermain Avenue in Sag Harbor. Leader: Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.
Noon to 4 p.m.
Starting at Il Capuccino
Sample some of Sag Harbor’s finest foods on this casual stroll through the village sponsored by the Sag Harbor Hysterical Society. The tour starts at Il Capuccino at noon with stops along the way at Lulu Kitchen & Bar, Page at 63 Main and K Pasa. $50 includes dining specialties at each stop. Cash bar. The tour ends with plenty of time for guests to make their way to Long Wharf for the fireworks. Prizes for the best decorated chef’s hat. Space is limited so contact Charlie Canavan at 631-379-2169 in advance.
Noon to 2 p.m.
The Wharf Shop
Stop into The Wharf Shop at 69 Main Street for a Valentine’s card-making craft with the little ones.
2 to 4 p.m.
Frosty Face Bling
Stella & Ruby
Bring the little ones to Stella and Ruby, 144 Main Street, and get out of the cold for some frosty face bling before the fireworks.
2 p.m. (1 p.m. skipper’s meeting)
Ice Breaker Sailing Regatta
Breakwater Yacht Club
Hosted by Breakwater Yacht Club and Community Sailing Center, with lasers racing off Long Wharf starting around 2 p.m. For more information (or if you are looking for a boat) contact Sailing Director Sean Elliot at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ice Carving by Ice Melodies
The Long-Island based ice carving company Ice Melodies returns to HarborFrost to carve beautiful ice sculptures on Long Wharf. Master carver Richard Daly is a national award-winning ice carving artist and creates a unique and personal experience. With over 200 ice carving competition titles won, including five Gold Medals at the U.S. National Ice Carving Championships, Ice Melodies strives for perfection with every sculpture. This year organizers are embracing a nautical theme. In addition, look for smaller ice sculptures throughout the business district which carry through the same theme.
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Hot Soups and Live Music
Old Whalers’ Church
Come in from the cold for a warm whalers’ welcome! Hot soups and live music at Old Whalers’ Church, 44 Union Street. $10 soup, bread, beverage and dessert. Take out available.
Fire Dancing by Keith Leaf and His Flaming Friends
As the sun begins to set, Keith Leaf and His Flaming Friends will perform their sizzling and electrifying show at Windmill Beach near Long Wharf. Each year they bring heat to HarborFrost, always offering and awe-inspiring and unforgettable show.
World-Famous Fireworks by Grucci
Fireworks by Grucci – Saturday, February 4 at 5:45 p.m. from Long Wharf – co-sponsored by Propane Depot and The Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce
6 to 7 p.m.
Return to A Place By the Sea
Join The Chuch for an opening reception of its new exhibition, Return to A Place By the Sea, which features the work of Nanette Carter, Gregory Coates, Al Loving, and Frank Wimberley — four African-American abstract painters who have all lived in Sag Harbor at some point
All Star Comedy Show
Bay Street Theater
New York comedian Joseph Vecsey returns with a brand new season of All Star Comedy, featuring comedians Nick Whitmer, Ben DeMarco, and Mike Sicoli. Since it began, the series has been headlined by stand-up veterans and fresh faces alike, growing to become the East End’s premiere live comedy series. Visit baystreet.org for tickets and information.