The Amagansett Village Improvement Society was founded in 1921. It’s original objectives, “the improvement of the roads, cemeteries, park and greens and the advancement and improvement of welfare and the best interest of Amagansett,” remain as true today as they were then. We continue to pay tribute to the goals set by our original members, preserving the character of our small hamlet and keeping it beautiful for all residents and visitors.

Capture  Amagansett Photo Contest

To celebrate our 100th year, A.V.I.S.  is sponsoring a Photography Contest .Our hope is photographers will highlight their ideas of what makes Amagansett special and unique, so that we can share their visions with the community. There will be 3 winners in each of the 4 categories.

1. Amagansett Nature and Wildlife
2. Amagansett Landmarks
3. Amagansett Community
4. Amagansett By the Water

Contest is open to all.

Only one photo per person permitted. No group entries.
Entries open Wed. April 6, 2020.

Contest closes Sunday April 24, 2022.
Photographs must be taken in Amagansett.
Photos must be submitted by email to:
A completed photo contest entry form must be submitted with the photo. (Link below)
The decision of the judges is final.


By submitting, contestants agree to the following:
I hereby give permission to the board of A.V.I.S. to use and reproduce my image for any purpose and A.V.I.S. will make every reasonable effort to credit the original photographer.
I have received permission from all person(s) in the photograph to use their image.
I certify the image I submit is unique and original and taken by me.
I certify I have read and understand the rules of the contest.

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​This past year gave us one of the sunniest summers ever! The weather provided days on end to get out and enjoy all that Amagansett has to offer. Thanks to your donations and dues we were able to complete many exciting projects.

  • Triangles and Tree Boxes
    The triangles at Atlantic Avenue, the Railroad Station, and Skimhampton Road have been planted and are being maintained by local nurseries. The tree boxes along Main Street have been planted with liriope and will be maintained throughout the season. 

  • Tennis Courts
    This summer the Atlantic Avenue tennis courts had new landscaping planted and a new water fountain/bottle filler installed..

  • Flag Pole

    AVIS continues to maintain the Main Street flagpole and displays our flag all along Main Street during holidays.

  • Main Street Beautification
    The planter boxes along Main Street are filled with colorful flowers during the warmer months and seasonal greens at other times.

  • Trees on Main Street
    With the help of many volunteers and gracious donations we plant and maintain the trees in the lanes and on Main Street.   

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