Sunday April 22 – Appraisal Roadshow

What’s in your attic? Join us for a unique “Appraisal Roadshow” on Sunday April 22nd. Nationally-recognized appraisers will be available all day to examine your attic finds and tell you if it’s trash or treasure! 9am – 5pm, $7/object, pay for 5 objects and additional items are free. No reservations required.

For information on appraisers from The Appraisal Roadshow, click here!

Or, skip the lines and make an evening of it! Join a select group for appraisals, reception and a talk by our appraisers from 5:30 – 7:30pm. Bring two pieces to appraise, sip wine and nibble lavish hors d’oeuvres, then join our appraisers as they reveal the most exciting pieces that they discovered today! Reception $75/person. Tickets still available! call 845-454-4500 for tickets.

 

Thursday April 26 – Artist Reception with Claudia Engle

Join artist Claudia Engle for a reception celebrating her exhibit of watercolors “New York, New York”. 5pm – 7pm. Free and open to the public.

Thursday May 3 – Artist Reception with Paolo Nigris

Join artist Paolo Nigris for a reception celebrating his new exhibit in the Transverse Gallery. 5-7pm. Free and open to the public.

Thursday May 10 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Saturday May 19 – Book signing with author Jim DeFelice

Join New York Times bestselling author Jim DeFelice for a talk and book signing for his newest popular history “West Like Lightning”. In the book, DeFelice resurrects the heroes of the Old West to recreate the sweeping drama of the American frontier’s most audacious enterprise: the Pony Express. A meticulous researcher, DeFelice drove the entire, nearly two thousand mile stretch of the original Pony Express trail from California to Missouri. 1pm – 3pm. Talk is free and open to the public. Books available for purchase.

June 9 & 10 – Secrets in the Garden Fairy Program

Children and their families are invited to uncover the garden’s secret magic on this enchanted walk throughout Locust Grove’s grounds. Begin your quest with a storytelling performance rich with fairy lore by Lorraine Hartin-Gelardi. Follow the clues and see if you can discover the nooks and crannies where magical fairy houses nestle among the woodlands and gardens of Locust Grove. $8/person, kids under 3 are free. 11am – 3pm

June 9 & 10 – 18th Century Market Days at Locust Lawn

Presented in conjunction with The Brigade of the American Revolution. $8/person, 10am – 4pm.

Locust Lawn is located at 436 South Route 32, in Gardiner, New York, at the intersection of Route 32 and Dubois Road, 2 miles north of the intersection of Route 32 and Route 44/55, and 3.5 miles south of the intersection of Route 32 and Route 299.

Thursday June 14 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Sunday July 8 – Antique Car Show

Enjoy more than 300 cars on view throughout the beautiful Locust Grove grounds! Gates open at 8am, arrive before 2pm to view the most cars. $8/person, kids under 6 are free. Enjoy breakfast or lunch in our air conditioned dining area, snacks on the grounds, and music all day.

Thursday July 12 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday July 19 – Artist talk and reception

Join artist Paolo Nigris as he discusses and demonstrates his use of drones for photography, followed by a reception. 5pm – 7pm. Free and open to the public.

Thursday August 9 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday September 13 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday October 11 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday November 8 – Sunset Sensations Wine & Food Event

Come to Locust Grove and enjoy a magnificent Hudson River Sunset while sipping fine wines paired with culinary creations! Hors d’oeuvres are inspired by heirloom vegetables from the Estate kitchen gardens. Visitors are also treated to cooking demonstrations by our featured chef and expert wine pairing presentations.

Tickets $27/person in advance, and $29 day-of (if available).

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thanksgiving Weekend November 23, 24, 25 – Hudson Valley Art Marketplace

More than 40 vendors feature local, sustainable, and fair trade arts and crafts. Free and open to the public Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 11am – 5pm.

Thanksgiving Weekend November 23, 24, 25 – Mansion open for holiday tours

Tour the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays, with our expert guides. $11/adults, $6/kids. 10am – 5pm, last tour begins at 3:15pm.

Saturday December 1 – Holiday Mansion Tours

Tour the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays, with our expert guides. $11/adults, $6/kids. 10am – 5pm, last tour begins at 3:15pm.

Sunday December 2 – Holiday House Hunt for kids and families

Enjoy a holiday-themed scavenger hunt through the historic mansion, featuring lavish holiday decorations. Begin your adventure with a sweet treat and holiday performance by storyteller Lorraine Hartin-Gelardi. Then, with a special poem to guide you through rooms of glittering decorations, 
Sundays December 2, 9, and 16. 12pm – 4pm. 
Show times at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15pm 
$8/person, kids under 3 are free. 
Arrive by 3pm to enjoy the entire program.

Saturday December 8 – Holiday Mansion Tours

Tour the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays, with our expert guides. $11/adults, $6/kids. 10am – 5pm, last tour begins at 3:15pm.

Sunday December 9 – Holiday House Hunt for kids and families

Enjoy a holiday-themed scavenger hunt through the historic mansion, featuring lavish holiday decorations. Begin your adventure with a sweet treat and holiday performance by storyteller Lorraine Hartin-Gelardi. Then, with a special poem to guide you through rooms of glittering decorations,
Sundays December 2, 9, and 16. 12pm – 4pm.
Show times at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15pm
$8/person, kids under 3 are free.
Arrive by 3pm to enjoy the entire program.

Saturday December 15 – Holiday Mansion Tours

Tour the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays, with our expert guides. $11/adults, $6/kids. 10am – 5pm, last tour begins at 3:15pm.

Sunday December 16 – Holiday House Hunt for kids and families

Enjoy a holiday-themed scavenger hunt through the historic mansion, featuring lavish holiday decorations. Begin your adventure with a sweet treat and holiday performance by storyteller Lorraine Hartin-Gelardi. Then, with a special poem to guide you through rooms of glittering decorations,
Sundays December 2, 9, and 16. 12pm – 4pm.
Show times at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15pm
$8/person, kids under 3 are free.
Arrive by 3pm to enjoy the entire program.

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