Hyde Hall

2022 Events

 

2022 Public Events and Programs

Hyde Hall is looking forward to the 2022 season by planning various events, programs, and new experiences. Mark your calendars now!

MAY

  • May 28 I 10 AM – 3 PM
    Hyde Hall and Glimmerglass State Park Block Party & Opening Day
    (Mansion tours resume on the Hour 10 AM to 3 PM every day until Halloween)

Join the community at Hyde Hall for a day of crafts, food, and music celebrating our area’s Summer Season. Open to the public, guests can meet with community organizations, enjoy Glimmerglass State Park tours, visit the Rolling Meadows Clydesdales, learn with Utica ZooMobile, relax with Springfield Reads, and much more! Mansion tours begin operating daily at regular ticket prices for the 2022 season. Please enter using Hyde Hall’s Mill Road entrance or Glimmerglass State Park (day-use/vehicle entry fee applies).  FIND FULL DETAILS HERE

JUNE

  • June 11 | 7:30 PM
    Duo Extempore – Hidden Stories by Nicole Brancato and Evan Jagels

An evening concert probes the intricacies of Hyde Hall with Brancato on fortepiano/harpsichord and Jagels on the double bass. Enjoy intimate and innovative performances as you contemplate Hyde Hall’s interiors, its portraits, and the personalities of the Clarke family.  Tickets

  • June 25 | 7:30 PM
    Buxtehude’s Daughter, an Operetta with the Musicians of Ma’alwyck

Try to stop laughing during this light-hearted operetta performed from Hyde Hall’s veranda. As Buxtehude retires as the city’s prestigious organist, contenders vie for his coveted position—only to discover they have to marry his disagreeable daughter first! Paired with music from PDQ Bach, the performance features soprano Yvonne Trobe, and baritones, Charles Schwartz and Byron Nilsson. Tickets

JULY

  • July 23 | 7:30 PM
    Get Lit! 

21+ Event—Sample delicious bygone cocktails and travel through the evolution of various lighting technologies and innovations of the past. This guided tour explores Hyde Hall’s lighting collection, showcases historic cocktails and culinary treats, and examines Hyde Hall in a different light. Tickets

AUGUST 

  • August 6 | 7:30 PM
    Hyde Hall in Drag

Through the art of drag, you’ll experience an evening of fun and artistic expression that follows the history of Hyde Hall. Filled with laughter, tears, and oversized wigs, encounter the site like never before—in drag! Tickets

  • August 20 | 6:30 PM
    Robins and Linda Williams

    A late summer concert featuring folk legends Robin and Linda Williams on Hyde Hall’s South Lawn overlooking Otsego Lake. More details coming soon. Tickets

SEPTEMBER 

  • September 10 | 7:00 PM
    Full Clarke Experience 

Join the Musicians of Ma’alwyck for an evening concert of music once played on the RMS Titanic. Featuring a guest lecture, concertgoers will be treated to a recreated RMS Titanic dinner in Hyde Hall’s Dining Room. Make a memorable night of music, food, and history. Tickets

OCTOBER

  • October 1 | 7:00 PM
    Orange County Paranormal Investigation  

Join Orange County NY Paranormal as they reveal the findings of their paranormal investigation. Then it’s your turn to conduct a paranormal investigation and experiment with various tools and techniques with the team. You never know what you’ll uncover! Tickets

  • October 7,  8, 14, 21, 28, 29 | 6:00 PM, 6:30 PM, 7:00 PM, 7:30 PM
    Hyde and Shriek Candlelight Ghost Tours

Illuminated by candlelight, this guided tour takes you within the chambers of the mansion to hear tales of ghostly apparitions that have lingered at Hyde Hall for over two centuries. You might even catch a glimpse of one of the mansion’s restless spirits—a must-do on your autumn wish list! Tickets

  • October 15 | 7:00 PM
    Orange County Paranormal Investigation

Join Orange County NY Paranormal as they reveal the findings of their paranormal investigation. Then it’s your turn to conduct a paranormal investigation and experiment with various tools and techniques with the team. You never know what you’ll uncover! Tickets 

  • October 22 | 6:00 PM
    Get Lit! –
    Special Halloween Edition

21+ Event—This special Halloween-themed edition focuses on folklore and seasonal cocktails. In addition to this guided tour that investigates Hyde Hall’s lighting collection and showcases historic cocktails and treats, you’ll hear the season’s spookiest tales! Tickets

Hyde Hall events are presented in cooperation with the
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation – Central Region.

 
 
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