Shine up your shillelagh and don your green before heading out for either of the two early St. Pat’s parades today. The eighth annual Am O’Gansett Parade will be held on Saturday, March 12, at noon sharp. The super short parade starts at Mary’s Marvelous and progresses through the village of Amagansett. The Westhampton Beach St. Patrick’s Day Parade also starts at noon, beginning at Oneck Lane and Mill Road.
Guild Hall in East Hampton is hosting a free opening reception and performances for the Student Arts Festival Part II on Saturday, March 12, from 2 to 4 p.m. Groups performing will incude Bridgehampton School Tewa Marimba Group, Bonac Dance Company from East Hampton High School, East Hampton High School Jazz Band, Abigail Loos, Natalie & Sydney Sepp, Jean Baptiste Riffaud, Isabelle Riffaud and Aiden Genender. The exhibit will remain on view through April 2.
Miles to Dayton performs at Duck Walk Vineyards in Southold on Saturday, March 12, from 4 to 6 p.m.
The Southampton Cultural Center is hosting an opening reception for the “Scenes and Structures: Here and Gone” exhibition featuring the work of Eileen Dawn Skretch and Anthony Lombardo on Saturday, March 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. The show hangs through April 10. Additionally, the SCC is staging “South Pacific: In Concert” again this weekend and next.
The White Room Gallery in Bridgehampton will host an opening reception for Art on the March! and Melissa Hin’s, Expression of Emotion on Saturday, March 12, from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill is opening its Parrish Perspectives exhibitions, including “Connie Fox: Self As,” “Brian Gaman: Vanishing Point” and “Lindsay Morris: You Are You,” with a special members exhibition on Saturday, March 12, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Southampton Inn is holding Keith & Margo’s Murder Mystery Dinner on Saturday, March 12, at 7 p.m. Put on your sleuthy thinking cap for whodunit audience participation dinner theatre event.