The Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce will host its annual HarborFrost celebration on Saturday, February 29, from 1 to 6 p.m. in and around Sag Harbor with a new laser drone show highlighting a day full of activity. Due to construction on Long Wharf, the chamber was unable to present its usual fireworks show, which made room for an exciting new light show, presented by Baron’s Cove, in the sky above Steinbeck Park. Below is a full schedule of events.
Hike for HarborFrost
After breakfast meet at Mashashimuet Park (parking lot by the ball fields) for an easy-paced two-mile hike. See Round Pond and Fore and Aft Pond and take a walk on the old railroad spur trail used long ago to transport ice from the ponds to New York City and Sag Harbor. Then head into the village for the HarborFrost events. Sponsored by Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt. Leader: Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.
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 the Sag Pizza, Lulu, and LT Burger. $50 includes dining specialties at each stop, with entertainment along the way provided by local rockers. Cash bar. Proceeds go to a local charity. The tour ends with plenty of time for guests to make their way to Steinbeck Park for the drone light show. Prizes for the best-decorated chef’s hat.
12 to 3 p.m.
Free Glitter Tattoos
The Wharf Shop
Get decorated in the most sparkly way. For free!
12 to 6 p.m.
Faherty, Main Street
Come enjoy live music and great shopping throughout the day at Faherty.
1 to 4 p.m.
Winter Face Painting for Kids
White’s Pharmacy, Main Street
Get out of the cold for some complimentary winter face painting for the kids!
1:00 – 4:00pm
Hot Chocolate, Photographs and More!
John Jermain Memorial Library
Come in from the cold and warm up at our self-serve hot chocolate station. We’ll provide the hot water, cocoa, tea and a few trimmings while supplies last. Don’t forget to stop by the photo station and have a photograph taken to commemorate HarborFrost 2020. Use our great props and take some fun filled winter wonderland shots with your family. Tag the library using #johnjermain and check out whom else visited us during HarborFrost.
Live Music with Jake Lear
K Pasa Restaurant, Main Street
Raised on the music of John Lee Hooker, Jimi Hendrix and Howlin Wolf, Jake Lear is dedicated to the music of the blues. Presented courtesy of the Sag Harbor American Music Festival.
2 p.m. (1 p.m. Registration)
What better way to celebrate our beautiful surroundings this HarborFrost weekend than by participating in the Frosty Plunge? Stop by Windmill Beach at 1 p.m. to register and join your friends and neighbors in the annual plunge into the frigid, but invigorating, waters of Sag Harbor. The $20 entrance fee will benefit the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps.
2 p.m. (1p.m. skipper’s meeting)
Ice Breaker Sailing Regatta
Breakwater Yacht Club
Hosted by Breakwater Yacht Club and Community Sailing Center. There will be a skipper’s meeting at BYC at 1 p.m. with racing to follow at approximately 2 p.m. The entry fee is $15 per person. For more information (or if you are looking for a boat) contact Marty Knab at email@example.com or 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 at the new Steinbeck Park. 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.
Live Music with Alfredo Merat
K Pasa Restaurant, Main Street
Alfredo is passionate singer/songwriter known for his Latin flavored compositions, and his singing in multiple languages, and fiery guitar playing. Presented courtesy of the Sag Harbor American Music Festival.
2 to 5 p.m.
KidsFun at Sanctuary Home
Sanctuary Home, Bridge Street (Former Dodds and Eder)
Get inside and let the little ones warm up during the afternoon hours as Apple Bank, Sanctuary Home, Emporium Hardware, Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre, Il Capuccino, K Pasa, Sen Restaurant, Stella & Ruby, Sag Harbor Baking Company, The Sag Harbor Express, Noyac Civic Council, the Wharf Shop and others host simple games, crafts and activities. Drop off not permitted.
2 to 5 p.m.
Soup and Supper
Old Whalers’ Church, Union Street
The Old Whalers Church returns to HarborFrost this year with Soup and Supper, Stop by for a bottomless bowl of your favorite soup for just $10 for adults and $5 for kids.
2:30 and 3:30 p.m.
Amazing Fire Juggling by Keith Leaf
Keith Leaf’s happy, good time, family-friendly, comedy and juggling show is great fun for all ages. Keith takes fire juggling to a whole new level so watch in amazement at two separate shows on Long Wharf.
Live Music with The Second Hands
Berry & Co., Division Street
The Second Hands are a modern folk duo comprised of songwriters Geoff Schroeder and Laura Hoch. The duo began writing songs in 2010 and has developed a sound that is dynamic, gritty and authentic. Presented courtesy of the Sag Harbor American Music Festival.
Live Music with Ludmilla Brazil
Buddhaberry, Main Street
Since 1998 Ludmilla has received a tremendous reception performing Bossa Nova in the New York area, always accompanied by Marcello Pimenta. Together, they give an exciting high-energy performance that is truly unforgettable. Presented courtesy of the Sag Harbor American Music Festival.
Fiery Sensations Fire Dancers
As the sun begins to set, The Fiery Sensations will perform their sizzling and electrifying show in the new Steinbeck Park. The Fiery Sensations is the Hamptons’ premier fire troupe. Each year they bring heat to HarborFrost, always offering and awe-inspiring and unforgettable show.
Laser Light Show Presented by Baron’s Cove
Watch in amazement as more than 200 drones light up the night sky over Sag Harbor. With the annual HarborFrost fireworks show on hold because of construction on Long Wharf, this year’s drone light show, presented in conjunction with Baron’s Cove,
Soul Spectacular Featuring The HooDoo Loungers
Bay Street Theater
This special evening will present The HooDoo Loungers digging deep into the roots of 1960s and 70s classic soul music. The music of Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Jackie Wilson and many others will be featured at this special evening. As a special added attraction, Mighty Ramon and the Phantoms of Soul will make their soulful Bay Street debut.