photography by PHUONG NGUYEN
July 1: MoMA PS1’s sun-soaked outdoor music series, aka the Warm Up, heats up today in Long Island City, New York.
July 2: “As in Nature: Helen Frankenthaler Paintings" opens at the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts, showcasing the late artists ethereal artwork.
July 3: Don your preppiest whites and tune in to watch Andy Murray defend his title at Wimbledon, which runs through July 16.
July 4: Nothing says Fourth of July like an epic yard sale—and nothing tops the event hosted by vintage goods outpost Melet Mercantile in Montauk, New York.
July 6: Michelin-starred chef John Fraser opens Narcbar, a casual neighborhood bar in New York’s Standard East Village.
July 7: The second full-length album from L.A.’s favorite sister squad Haim drops today.
July 11-16: Clear your calendar and head to Brimfield, Massachusetts, for one of the country’s best antique shows. The legendary market boasts more than 6,000 vendors—you’re going to need more than a weekend to hit them all.
July 14: Celebrate Bastille Day in style in America’s most French city: New Orleans. The southern city has one of the best fetes in the world.
photography by DAVE BURK
All month: Housed in a historic repurposed ferry building, the brand-new Empire Stores complex in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighborhood has everything from a Smile to Go kiosk and a Shinola shop to Cecconi’s, a Soho House outpost (with the absolute best views, as evidenced above) and rooftop courtyard. Basically, it’s your HQ for the rest of the summer.