Saturday 23 March – Living History at Locust Lawn

New Netherland and Old England. A living history event for everyone- music, food, and more. 11am – 4pm. $8/person, kids under 4 are free.

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.

 

Saturday 27 April – Telegraph Day

Join members of the Hudson Valley QSY Society as they demonstrate ham radios and Morse Code. 10am – 1pm. Free and open to the public. 10am – 1pm.

Sunday 28 April – Appraisal Roadshow

What’s in your attic? Bring your heirlooms or treasures you’ve always wondered about! Our expert appraisers will examine them and tell you what they’re worth! 9am – 6pm, $7/object.

 

Click here for information about our appraisers!

Wednesday 1 May – Evening Garden Tour

Join Locust Grove’s Director of Horticulture for an evening tour of the garden, focusing on historic tree varieties, followed by iced tea on the porch! 5:30 – 6:30 PM. $25/person, free for Patron members.

Wednesday 8 May – Behind-the-Ropes Mansion Tour

Join our director for a tour of spaces not seen on our regular tours. Peek into the China Room, the Tower Guest Suite, and into hidden doors and drawers! 5:30 – 6:30 pm. $25/person, Patron Level members and above are free. Reservations required.

Thursday 9 May – 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, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the gardens. If the weather is lovely, we’ll be on the Mansion Lawn overlooking the Hudson River. If it rains, we’ll move indoors to the elegant West Gallery. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday 13 June – 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 – Mike Polasek of Simply Gourmet Events, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the gardens. If the weather is lovely, we’ll be on the Mansion Lawn overlooking the Hudson River. If it rains, we’ll move indoors to the elegant West Gallery. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Saturday and Sunday 22 & 23 June – Secrets in the Garden Fairy House Program

Children and families are invited to uncover Locust Grove’s secrets on this enchanted walk through the gardens. Begin your quest with a storytelling performance by Lorraine Hartin-Gelardi. Follow the clues and see if you can discover the secret nooks and crannies where magical fairy houses nestle in the woodlands and gardens of Locust Grove.

11am – 3pm (arrive by 2pm to complete the hunt).

Story times (the best way to start) at 11:15, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15

$10/person, kids under 4 are free.
No reservations required.

Thursday 11 July – 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, Charles Fells of The Artist’s Palate, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the garden. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Sunday 14 July – Antique & Classic 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 8 August – 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, Ed Kowalski of Lola’s Cafe and Catering, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the gardens. If the weather is lovely, we’ll be on the Mansion Lawn overlooking the Hudson River. If it rains, we’ll move indoors to the elegant West Gallery. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday 12 September – 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, Brian Holbach of Rockland Roots, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the gardens. If the weather is lovely, we’ll be on the Mansion Lawn overlooking the Hudson River. If it rains, we’ll move indoors to the elegant West Gallery. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday 10 October – 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, Mike Polasek of Simply Gourmet Events, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the gardens. If the weather is lovely, we’ll be on the Mansion Lawn overlooking the Hudson River. If it rains, we’ll move indoors to the elegant West Gallery. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Thursday 14 November – 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, Agnes Devereux of The Village TeaRoom, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the gardens. If the weather is lovely, we’ll be on the Mansion Lawn overlooking the Hudson River. If it rains, we’ll move indoors to the elegant West Gallery. 5:30 – 7:30pm

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

845-454-4500 for tickets

Friday – Sunday Thanksgiving Weekend – Artisan Marketplace

Enjoy booths from more than 40 vendors featuring work by local and fair trade artisans. 11am – 5pm, free and open to the public.

Click here for vendor information.

Friday – Sunday Thanksgiving Weekend: Holiday Mansion Tours

Join us for guided tours of the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays! 10am – 5pm, arrive by 3:15 for the last tour. $12/person

Sunday 1 December – Holiday House Hunt for Kids

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!

Last day Sunday December 15. 12pm – 4pm.

Show times at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15pm

$8/person, kids under 4 are free.

Arrive by 3pm to enjoy the entire program.

Thursday 5 December – 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 presentations by our featured chef, Ed Kowalski of Lola’s Cafe and Catering, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays. 5:30 – 7:30pm

Tickets $32/person in advance, and $35 day-of (if available).

Please note that tickets are not refundable after December 1st.

845-454-4500 for tickets

Sunday 8 December – Holiday House Hunt

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!

Last day Sunday December 15. 12pm – 4pm.

Show times at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15pm

$8/person, kids under 4 are free.

Arrive by 3pm to enjoy the entire program.

Thursday 12 December – 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 presentations by our featured chef, expert wine pairing presentations, and a tour of the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays. 5:30 – 7:30pm

Tickets $32/person in advance, and $35 day-of (if available).

Please note that tickets are not refundable after December 8th.

845-454-4500 for tickets

Sunday 15 December – Holiday House Hunt

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!

Last day Sunday December 15. 12pm – 4pm.

Show times at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, and 3:15pm

$8/person, kids under 4 are free.

Arrive by 3pm to enjoy the entire program.

December 26 – 31 – Holiday Mansion Tours

Join our expert guides for a tour of the historic mansion, decorated for the holidays! $12/person. 10am – 5pm, arrive by 3:15 for the last tour.

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