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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: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. activities in the Children’s Garden including “Build a Better Boat” craft in the Children’s Garden 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 in the Rose Garden for guests to stretch out, read and enjoy time together.
Sunday: 1 – 4 p.m. activities include remote-control sailboats on Sydnor Lake, courtesy of Richmond Model Yacht Club, and a related “Build a Better Boat” craft in the Children’s Garden where guests can use corks and toothpicks to build boats and test their floating power.
Also from 1 – 4 p.m. enjoy live music by the Jangling Reinharts at Bloemendaal House with cookout and food available for purchase. (Concert free with Garden admission.)

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