Celebrate Jackson Pollock’s Birthday at The Springs Tavern

Celebrate Jackson Pollock’s Birthday at The Springs Tavern

The Springs Tavern, located in East Hampton on Fort Pond Blvd., will hosting a special celebration to honor Jackson Pollock’s birthday on Sunday, January 28 beginning at 5pm. That day is the actual birthday of the late artist and Springs resident. The evening will feature art, nature, and a $30 prix fixe menu, with recipes inspired by Jackson Pollock.

Originally from Wyoming, Jackson Pollock was a resident of Springs from the mid 1940’s until his death in 1956. Famously known for his ‘drip paintings,’ he created many of his well-known works in his studio on Springs Fireplace Road, minutes away from The Springs Tavern. Pollock converted the barn into a studio. He lived in Springs with his wife and fellow artist, Lee Krasner. 

Below you will find the menu for that Sunday evening:

First course
Choice of
Creamy Onion Soup
Cross-Country Johnny Cakes
 
Wild Forrest Greens
Anchovy French Dressing
 
Second Course
Choice of
French Style Roast Chicken with Herb Stuffing
Pan Gravy, Roasted Root Vegetables, Walnut and Maple Dressing, Stella’s Potato Pancakes
 
Jackson’s Famous Spaghetti Sauce
Served with Pasta
 
Classic Meatloaf with Mustard Sauce
Served with a Green Salad
 
Dessert
Choice of
Brandied Peaches 
Served with Soft Custard
 
Raspberry Poached Pears
Bavarian Cream
The Springs Tavern currently serves dinner seven days from 4-10 p.m. The bar is open seven days a week from 3 p.m.-2 a.m.



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1 Comment

  1. Betsy
    January 21, 2018 / 12:50 am

    This sounds like a fun celebration! Happy Birthday Mr. Pollock!

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