2023 Public Events and Programs
May 27 | Opening Day
Welcome! Hyde Hall opens its doors to guests for the 2023 season.
(Mansion tours resume on the hour 10 AM to 3 PM every day until Halloween.)
June 10 | 10 AM – 3 PM
Hyde Hall & Glimmerglass State Park Block Party
Join the community at Hyde Hall and Glimmerglass State Park for a day of crafts, music, food, books, and more to celebrate the summer season.
July 7th & 8th | 7:00 PM
Sample delicious historic cocktails on a guided tour that explores the history of various lighting technologies and innovations.
July 28th | 7:00 PM
That Aged Well!
Relish a night of wine, cheese, and period music as you listen to the past. This event is dedicated to the many ways music was brought into the home—including instruments, music boxes, and early recordings.
July 30 | 7:00 PM
Celestial Melodies Performed by Musicians of Ma’alwyck
A classical music concert featuring composers, and astronomers, William and Catherine Herschel. Music that explores astronomical developments of past and present—showcasing the Delta Aquarids meteor shower at the concert’s end.
August 19th | 7:00 PM
Summer Concert: Folk On The Veranda
Bring a picnic and break out the lawn chairs for a summer folk concert! Opening with Songs of the Erie Canal from Tom Saudle and Cosby Gibson and followed by Tom Wadsworth and all-star performers.
September 9 | 6:00 PM
Hyde Hall in Drag: Chapter Two
Experience an evening of fun and artistic expression as you learn the next chapter in the Hyde Hall Story—through the art of drag!
September 10 | 7:00 PM
Zoellner String Quartet Project with Lady Alexander Foley Performed by Musicians of Ma’alwyck
A concert reflective of America’s diverse musical heritage featuring the groundbreaking musical group that toured throughout the United States in the early 1900s and helped stimulate public interest in classical music.
October 6 & 7 | 7:00 PM
Orange County NY Paranormal Investigation
Hear the team’s evidence and then try your hand at a paranormal investigation with Orange County NY Paranormal.
October 13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28 | 6:00, 6:30, 7:00 & 7:30 PM
Hyde and Shriek! Candlelight Ghost Tours
Travel within the chambers of the mansion to hear tales of the ghostly apparitions who have lingered at Hyde Hall for over two centuries.
Hyde Hall events are presented in cooperation with the
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation – Central Region.