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“I Love My Park Day”

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

We salute our relationship with Parks & Trails New York by supporting “I Love My Park Day”. Help us on this day by volunteering to help clean up our beautiful treasure in the Finger Lakes. Regular Admission, purchase tickets when you arrive at the park through the Admissions Booth Free to Volunteers that sign up […]

Mother’s Day Special

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Tell your mom how much you love her as you stroll the nine formal gardens and walk through the historic mansion and greenhouses. Admission - All Mom’s get in for $1.00

No Struggle No Progress

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

A multi-media production including visual images, dance, music, and words in tribute to Fredrick Douglass by the North Star Players.  Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00 | Pre-sale Online (online sales through May 19th, after this date you can purchase tickets at the Admissions Booth)

$10.00

Canceled The Garden Party

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

A mid-day cocktail hour on the Veranda with music, food, wine tasting & local craft beverages. Tickets must be pre-purchased online. Admission $35/Members | $40/Non-members | Pre-sale Online (online sales through June 10th)

$35.00 – $40.00

Father’s Day Car Show

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Celebrate Dad with classic cars! Food, flowers & fun for the whole family. Sign up online to show off your wheels! (Pre-sale $10.00 for a carload of 4 people or less - Pre-sale for show cars ends at 3 pm Friday 6/17/22.  After this time you can still bring your car to "Show Off Your […]

Free – $15.00

NGC Standard Flower Show

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

NGC Standard Flower Show “Welcome to the Farm, Celebrating New York State Agriculture”, presented by the 7th District Federated Garden Clubs of NYS. Come enjoy an afternoon at the flower show walking through design and horticulture exhibits. Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00 | Pre-sale Online (online sales through June 21st , after […]

$10.00

Recurring

2022 Arts at The Gardens

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Fine paintings, prints, ceramics, and jewelry, plus glass, photography, fabrics, woodworking and more at this highly acclaimed exhibition of the finest artists. Music, performances, food, wine, and all the beauty and elegance of the Sonnenberg Estate makes for a wonderful way to spend a summer day. ADMISSION $10 | 3-15 YEARS OLD $5.00 | CHILDREN […]

Free – $10.00

Moonlight Strolls

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Music in the moonlit gardens of Sonnenberg. Great for the whole family! See our website for a list of musical guests. Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10/Members | $12/Non-members | $5.00 (3-15 years old) | Free (under 3 years old) | Pre-sale Online (online sales through the Wednesday before the stroll, after this […]

August Tea – SOLD OUT

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Elegant tea event on the Mansion Veranda Tickets must be pre-purchased onlineAdmission $35.00/Members | $40.00/Non-Membership | Pre-sale Online Ticket Sales ONLY through August 1st

$35.00 – $40.00

Car Show & Music Festival

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Enjoy walking the grounds and listening to music while marveling at cars on display. Sign up online to show off your wheels! (Pre-sale $10.00 for a carload of 4 people or less - Pre-sale for show cars ends at 3 pm Friday 9/16/22.  After this time you can still bring your car to "Show Off […]

$10.00 – $15.00

Harriet Tubman and Beyond

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Talk on the influence of the underground railroad to the development of the “Gateway to the West” from Ontario County and Western NY. Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00 | Pre-sale Online (online sales through September 22nd, after this date you can purchase tickets at the Admissions Booth)

$10.00

12th Annual Fall Garden Symposium

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Day-long event featuring a horticultural expert from New York State Historic Parks. Lunch will be provided. Tickets must be pre-purchased online Admission $25/Members | $30/Non-members | Pre-sale Online Ticket Sales ONLY through September 27th

$25.00 – $30.00

Mansion Mysteries 2022

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Live whodunnit drama in the Sonnenberg Mansion Attending the Show Tickets must be pre-purchased online Admission $25/Members | $30/Non-members | Pre-sale Online Ticket Sales ONLY (online sales through the Wednesday before the event weekend)

Women’s Voices That Impacted Frederick Douglass

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00 | Pre-sale Online (online sales through October 20th, after this date you can purchase tickets at the Admissions Booth)

$10.00

Haunted Stroll

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Stroll through the gardens and encounter witches, goblins and ghouls! Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00 | $5.00 (3-15 years old) | Free (Under 3 years old) | Pre-sale Online (online sales through October 27th, after this date you can purchase tickets at the Admissions Booth)

Free – $10.00

For the Love of Orchids

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Presenter Francis Murphy Fran has traveled the world from riding an elephant in Nepal to search for Vanda Orchids to searching for Orchids in Hawaii that have become wildflowers. Fran has a personal collection of over 900 orchids in his Gothic Arch Greenhouse and summer shade of 2000 square feet. Come learn about the taxonomy […]

$25.00

Underground Railroad Exhibit

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Pathways to Freedom - Reimagining the Underground Railroad An eight-panel traveling exhibit, available from NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation invites viewers to reimagine the Underground Railroad. Taking a new look at the impact of the landscape, people, myths, and legal regulations on freedom seekers passing through New York. Regular Park Hours – […]

“I Love My Park Day”

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

We salute our relationship with Parks & Trails New York by supporting “I Love My Park Day”.  Help us on this day by volunteering to help clean up our beautiful treasure in the Finger Lakes. Regular Admission, purchase tickets when you arrive at the park through the Admissions Booth Free to Volunteers that sign up […]

Mother’s Day Special

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Tell your mom how much you love her as you stroll the nine formal gardens and walk through the historic mansion and greenhouses. Admission - All Mom’s get in for $5.00

Father’s Day Car Show

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Celebrate Dad with classic cars!  Food, flowers & fun for the whole family. Sign up online to show off your wheels! (Pre-sale $10.00 for a carload of 4 people or less - Pre-sale for show cars ends at 3 pm Friday 6/16/23.  After this time you can still bring your car to "Show Off Your […]

Free – $16.00

Underground Railroad Historic Panel Discussion

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Presenter Dr. Judith Wellman Come and find out why the Underground Railroad was so significant in New York State, why we are now discovering so much about it, and how historic sites in the Underground Railroad Consortium of New York State are telling its remarkable story. Hear the voices of some of the courageous men […]

$10.00 – $12.00
Recurring

2023 Arts At The Gardens

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Shop for fine art and craft items hand-made by skilled artisans.  Includes music & access to gardens and mansion.  Food & drink available for purchase. Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00     |     $5.00 (3-15 years old)     |     Free (Under 3 years old)     |     Pre-sale Online (online sales through July 20th, after this date […]

Free – $10.00

Moonlight Strolls

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Music in the moonlit gardens of Sonnenberg. Great for the whole family! See our website for a list of musical guests.

Canceled Rochester Oratorio Suffrage Program

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Presented by The Rochester Oratorio Society Enjoy Suffragist anthems that moved people to action a century agon and still motivate society today through good humor, wit, and a powerful message.  Performed by Resonanz, the small ensemble of the Rochester Oratorio Society, bringing 15 years of experience in community engagement productions that reflect the values of […]

$10.00 – $12.00

Canceled 13th Annual Fall Garden Symposium

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Presenter Thomas Mickey Sonnenberg Gardens nonprofit is excited to host author and philanthropist, Thomas Mickey, as our guest speaker at our 13th annual Garden Symposium.  Thomas will be presenting his book, All About Flowers: the story of James Vick’s 19th-century seed company.  There will also be a walk with Thomas Mickey through our beautiful historic […]

$30.00 – $35.00

Mansion Mysteries

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Live whodunnit drama in Sonnenberg Mansion. Tickets must be pre-purchased online

Haunted Stroll

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Stroll through the gardens and encounter witches, goblins, and ghouls! Entry gates will be closed at 8 PM RAIN or SHINE (online purchases non-refundable) Tickets available online & at admissions Admission $10.00     |     $5.00 (3-15 years old)     |     Free (Under 3 years old)     |     Pre-sale Online (online sales through October 26th, after this date you […]

Free – $10.00

The Orchid Show

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

Celebrate the arrival of Spring at Sonnenberg Gardens. Meet orchid experts from Genesee Valley Orchid Society, stroll through the greenhouse and arboretum as well as the Bay House Gift Shop filled with orchids to purchase. Tickets can be purchased at the admission booth the day of the event. Admission $10.00     |     […]

I Love My Park Day

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

We salute our relationship with Parks & Trails New York by supporting “I Love My Park Day”.  Help us on this day by volunteering to help clean up our beautiful treasure in the Finger Lakes. Regular Admission, purchase tickets when you arrive at the park through the Admissions Booth Free to Volunteers that sign up […]

Mother’s Day Special

Sonnenberg 250 Gibson Street , Canandaigua, NY, United States

A magical day to bring Mom to the gardens and enjoy the day in the park.  Tickets can be purchased at the admission booth on the day of the event. Regular Park Admission     |     MOMS get in for $5.00