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Father’s Day Weekend

Dads and other caregivers deserve more than one day to feel special! That’s why we’ve created a whole weekend of fun and relaxation with live music and a cookout, plus remote-control model boats on Sydnor Lake. Garden admission also includes the popular Butterflies LIVE! exhibit.

Start:
Saturday, June 20, 2015
End:
Sunday, June 21, 2015
Event Details

Regular Garden admission
Includes Butterflies LIVE! exhibit

Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Activities in the Children’s Garden; including “Build a Better Boat” craft where guests can use corks and toothpicks to build boats and test their floating power. Blankets and a basket of books will also be available under the Darlington Oak in the Grace Arents Garden for guests to stretch out, read and enjoy time together.
Sunday Only: 1 – 4 p.m. Activities include remote-control sailboats on Sydnor Lake, courtesy of the Richmond Model Yacht Club. Also from 1 – 4 p.m. enjoy live music by the Jangling Reinharts at the Bloemendaal House.  A buffet-style cookout will also be served on the lawn at historic Bloemendaal House from 12-3pm (for purchase).

Father’s Day 2015 Menu

(Concert free with Garden admission)

Remote-controlled model boats on Sydnor Lake on Father's Day