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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 18, 2016
End:
Sunday, June 19, 2016
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: Enjoy live music by the Jangling Reinharts at the Bloemendaal House from 1 – 4 p.m. A buffet-style cookout will also be served on the lawn at the historic Bloemendaal House from 12-3 p.m. (for purchase).

Also, from 1 – 4 p.m.  enjoy remote-control sailboats on Sydnor Lake, courtesy of the Richmond Model Yacht Club. Stop by from 2-3 p.m. to see members from the club race remote-control sailboats around Sydnor Lake.

Concert and activities are free with Garden admission