• We’re expecting sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 75 degrees and a northeast wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. It will be clear overnight, with a low around 54. We’re expecting a stellar Labor Day Weekend, with sunny skies all weekend, a high Saturday near 77, Sunday near 80, and a high near 85 on Monday, when we might see a few clouds.
• The 77th Annual Shinnecock Indian Powwow kicks off this afternoon at the Nation’s powwow grounds at 1 Little Church Street, Southampton. Gates open at 3 p.m. Friday and the weekend’s festivities continue through Monday, Sept. 4. Grand entries of dancers will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday and 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday. More than 100 Native vendors from throughout the Americas will also be on-hand. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for seniors, military & children. More details are at shinnecock-nsn.gov/annual-powwow.
• The Beacon’s Peconic Dish columnist, Alison Boyd, shares her favorite method for putting up a bumper crop of tomatoes, and making an easy and delicious ragu for the holiday weekend. Read more on our sister site, Peconic Dish.
• The Beatles Tribute Band Liverpool Shuffle performs a free outdoor concert at Veteran’s Beach on Peconic Bay Boulevard in Mattituck on Saturday, Sept. 2 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Food and beverages are available for purchase. More details are at mattituckparkdistrict.org.
• Guild Hall in East Hampton hosts an End of Summer Silent Disco Party in the Garden on Saturday from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $12 for members and are available at guildhall.org.
• The Southampton Arts Center will hold a free family outdoor screening of Disney’s “Encanto” Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or chair. southamptonartscenter.org.
• Peconic Landing in Greenport has announced that its End of Summer Celebration, featuring music by the Gordon Dukes Band at 7 p.m. and fireworks at 8:15 p.m., will be held this Sunday, Sept. 3, with a rain date of Monday, Sept. 4. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for this free community event. More details are at peconiclanding.org.
• Looking ahead to next week, the public hearing on the Village of Greenport’s proposed code changes will continue at a special village board meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Third Street Firehouse.
• The Beacon’s September print edition will be on newsstands throughout the East End by mid-day today. You’ll read much of our coverage in print before you find it here, and our print edition supports much of the work we do. Pick up a copy today!
The high tides on the East End for the next two days are as follows:
Plum Gut Harbor: 11:18 a.m., 11:41 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 10:26 a.m., 10:49 p.m.
Greenport: 11:55 a.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 12:31 a.m., 12:57 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 11:50 a.m.
New Suffolk: 12:50 a.m., 1:17 p.m.
South Jamesport: 12:57 a.m., 1:24 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 10:37 a.m., 10:57 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 8:46 a.m., 9:06 p.m.
Plum Gut Harbor: 12:10 p.m.
Montauk Harbor: 11:18 a.m., 11:41 p.m.
Greenport: 12:18 a.m., 12:47 p.m.
Mattituck Inlet: 1:21 a.m., 1:46 p.m.
Sag Harbor: 12:13 a.m., 12:42 p.m.
New Suffolk: 1:40 a.m., 2:09 p.m.
South Jamesport: 1:47 a.m., 2:16 p.m.
Shinn. Bay Entrance: 11:27 a.m., 11:48 p.m.
Shinn. Inlet: 9:36 a.m., 9:57 p.m.
The Morning Bulletin will not be published on Labor Day, but will return on Tuesday, Sept. 5. Have a safe and happy holiday!