Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons will honor actress and animal advocate Bernadette Peters with the Champion of Animals Award at their Bow Wow Meow Ball on Saturday, August 17.
The event will be an evening of cocktails, a raw bar, dinner, dancing to Peter Duchin and his orchestra, live auction, silent auction and online auction with charitybuzz.com, presented for the first time at the ARF Adoption Center. Beth Ostrosky Stern will present ARF’s Champion of Animals Award to Peters and Dick Cavett will emcee.
Cocktails begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner at 8 p.m. and an “After Party for Juniors” with drinks, dancing and dessert at 9:30 p.m.
Peters has starred in numerous films and television programs, including Anastasia, The Jerk, Ugly Betty and the recent Steven Spielberg-produced Smash on NBC