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Women of the Revolutionary War
Saturday, May 17, 2014 01:00 PM
Bennington Battlefield State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 279-1155

Held at Bennington Battlefield Historic Site in Walloomsac, NY. In honor of Armed Forces Day and the month of Mother’s Day, we are going to explore the stories of women who fought during the Revolutionary War. Have you heard about Molly Pitcher? How about Daring Dicey? Come and hear about these women and more whose efforts helped the Revolutionary cause.

Pre-register: 279-1155. Appropriate for ages 10+. $2/person

Registration: Required
Father’s Day Car & Motorcycle Cruise
Sunday, June 15, 2014 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
Phone: (585) 394-4922

Fun for the whole family! Enjoy an afternoon of classic cars and motorcycles, music, food, and more. Sign up to showcase your wheels.

$12 per person, $10 AAA members /60+, $6 pp for ages 13-17, College Students, or Military personnel w/Military ID, $1.00 pp for ages 4 -12. Free for ages 3 and under.

Visit our page for more information.

Registration: Required
Children’s Day
Sunday, June 15, 2014 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-1765

A fun-filled day of family entertainment on Father’s Day with the Two by Two petting zoo, magician Mr. Bayly and a host of 18th century games.

The program runs 1:00 to 4:00 PM.

Independence Day
Friday, July 04, 2014 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 434-0834

Enjoy an early American July 4th celebration on the grounds of Schuyler Mansion. Games and performers of the 18th century, as well as activities and ice cream will be free of charge to commemorate this important holiday.

The mansion will be available for Open House (self-guided) tours from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at $3.00 per person.

Independence Day
Friday, July 04, 2014 01:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
Celebrate the 4th at two sites hallowed by the soldiers who won our independence. At Knox’s Headquarters, see a small cannon fired at 1:00 & 4:00 PM. At the New Windsor Cantonment, see military firing demonstrations at 2:00 PM.
Independence Day
Friday, July 04, 2014 01:00 PM - 12:00 PM
New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-1765

Celebrate the 4th at two sites hallowed by the soldiers who won our independence. At Knox’s Headquarters see a small cannon fired at 1:00 & 4:00 PM.

At the New Windsor Cantonment see military firing demonstrations at 2:00 PM.

An Old-Fashioned Independence Day
Friday, July 04, 2014 02:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Clermont State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 537-4240

18th century crafts, reenactors, music and entertainment, delicious hot food. A great day for young families. Later, enjoy live music and delicious hot food until a view of the Saugerties Fireworks over the Hudson River ($10 per car, Friends of Clermont $8)

Haunted Garden Stroll
Sunday, October 26, 2014 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
Phone: (585) 394-4922

Join us -- if you dare! -- for a "haunted" stroll through the Sonnenberg grounds. Hear strange Sonnenberg tales from the last 126 years that will leave you in goosebumps! Be ready for spooky characters during the walk - you never know who or what might be lurking or watching! Will it be an apparition of a Civil War general who died in the mansion? Or perhaps the Lady in Black who continues to walk the grounds? What other macabre visitations or weird sights will you experience??

$5/person, under 5 FREE.

Holiday Home Tour
Saturday, December 06, 2014
Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
Phone: (585) 394-4922

See the beautiful and historic home of Canandaigua decorated for the holiday season.

Fee: $22/person.

A Child's Christmas
Saturday, December 06, 2014 until Sunday, December 07, 2014 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Clermont State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 537-4240

Drop in for stories read under the Christmas tree and treats for children ages 3-10 ($4 per person)

St. Nicholas Day
Saturday, December 06, 2014 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Crailo State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 463-8738

Meet Sinterklaas, the Dutch St. Nicholas, who will be stopping by to see if you’ve been good or bad this year!. Crailo’s Marketplace Museum Shop will be offering unique gifts for the holidays. There will be crafts for the kids and refreshments by a crackling fire.

The museum will be open for self-guided tours.

This event is free.

Christmas with the Ellisons
Saturday, December 13, 2014 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
Tour by candlelight the elegant 1754 Ellison mansion ornamented with costumed staff and 18th century holiday decorations.
Friends of Clermont Holiday Party
Saturday, December 13, 2014 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Clermont State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 537-4240

Friends of Clermont Holiday Party: Free for members; guests $10

Candlelight Tours of Clermont
Sunday, December 14, 2014 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Clermont State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 537-4240

Tableaux Vivant of Christmas traditions through the ages, glittering decorations, and wassail and traditional holiday goodies served in the historic kitchen ($10 person; children under 12 free)

Christmas at Clermont Open House
Saturday, December 20, 2014 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Clermont State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 537-4240

A great day for families. Free admission

Christmas with the Ellisons
Saturday, December 20, 2014 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
Tour by candlelight the elegant 1754 Ellison mansion ornamented with costumed staff and 18th century holiday decorations.
Open House at Knox’s Headquarters
Friday, December 26, 2014 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
The Ellison mansion is open for tours at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM each day. Tour the elegant 1754 historic house decorated for the season in 18th century fashion.
Open House at Knox’s Headquarters
Saturday, December 27, 2014 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
The Ellison mansion is open for tours at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM each day. Tour the elegant 1754 historic house decorated for the season in 18th century fashion.
Open House at Knox’s Headquarters
Sunday, December 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site
Phone: (845) 561-5498
The Ellison mansion is open for tours at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM & 3:00 PM each day. Tour the elegant 1754 historic house decorated for the season in 18th century fashion.
Twelfth Night
Saturday, January 10, 2015 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Crailo State Historic Site
Phone: (518) 463-8738
Museum open house with costumed interpreters and open hearth cooking demonstrations in the cellar kitchen. Combo tickets with Schuyler Mansion’s Twelfth Night festivities will be available.
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