Greener Southampton

Posted on: August 18, 2016

Town to Hold Annual Kids Beachcomber Clean-Up Contest

2016 Kids Beachcomers PosterFinal2.jpg

Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera, BEACH Magazine and Lands’ End are sponsoring a kids beach clean-up at Ponquogue Beach in Hampton Bays on Saturday, August 27th from 9 am to 11 am, rain or shine. .

The Annual Kids Beachcomber Clean-Up Contest is for children of all ages. Prizes from Hamptons Trading Company, Sunrise to Sunset/Flying Point Surf Shop and Lands’ End will be given out to the top beachcomber winners. Lands’ End has also generously donated T-shirts for each participant to have and to be worn at the clean up. The Town will provide each participant with materials for the clean-up, including paper bags donated by King Kullen. Kids will get the chance to decorate and personalize their bag. Also on Friday, August 26th, Lands’ End will be hosting an event in Southampton Village where – 10% of the sales proceeds will go to the Peconic - Baykeeper. For more information about that event please visit

WHAT: Annual Kids Beachcomber Clean-Up Contest

WHERE: Ponquogue Beach, 280 Dune Road, Hampton Bays

WHEN: Saturday August 27th; (Rain or Shine); 9:00 am to 11:00 am

WHO: Christine P. Scalera, Councilwoman, Alexandra Wentworth, Andrea Greeven Douzet, Publisher BEACH Magazine, Nancy Lynott, Youth Bureau Director

For more information on this event or on how to participate please call Councilwoman Scalera at 631-287-5745.

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email