Mark Counselos

Emanuel Sylvano With Winner Brittini Raflowitt

Kelly Ripa With Daughter Grace Lola Consuelos

The Hampton Classic celebrates its 35th year in Bridgehampton where friends and horse folk gather this mid-week to catch up. Kelly Ripa with her family including her handsome husband Mark Consuelos along with fellow actor Emanuel Sylvano, Peter Cook with his girlfriend Suzanne Shaw and the ever entertaining, artist, author & raconteur Mickey Paraskevas. The Hampton Classic Horse Show is one of the country’s largest and most spectacular hunter/jumper horse shows. With more than 1,600 horses and $600,000 in prize money, the Classic is not only a sporting event of major proportions, but also one of the most extravagant social events of the Hampton’s summer season. The thousands of spectators who attend each day enjoy watching a full schedule of competition in five show rings while also hoping to catch a glimpse of some of the many celebrities on hand. More than 3,000 guests are seated in three of the largest VIP patrons’ tents that can be found at any sporting event in America. These VIPs include the heads of corporations, guests from television, the music industry, the fashion world and Hollywood. This mix of writers, artists, entertainers and business people produces one of the most exciting parties of the Hamptons’ summer season.

Photos By: Lisa Tamburini