Date - May 6, 2017
2:00 pm until 4:00 pm
635 South Broadway
Tarrytown, New York, 10591
Join me for brunch at The Twisted Oak, followed by a visit to Lyndhurst for the afternoon for their annual Crafts at Lyndhurst. This event is weather dependent – if the forecast predicts significant rain, the rain date will be the next day, Sunday, May 7th. I will check the weather the day or two before the weekend and confirm with everyone.
I recommend the 2pm tour of the Lyndhurst Mansion.
Cost is $16 for adults, $15 for Seniors (plus $2 Lyndhurst service fee).
Members can RSVP by Friday, May 5th, guests are welcome.
From the website lyndhurst.org:
TOURS OF THE LYNDHURST MANSION
Perfect for first time visitors, the mansion tour lasts approximately one hour. On the mansion tour you will see the majestic vestibule and entrance hall, reception room, parlor, library, cabinet room, Jay Gould’s private office, and the sumptuous Victorian dining room. The second floor centers around the Grand Picture Gallery hung with its original and varied collection of European paintings. Impressive Tiffany and La Farge stained glass windows and decorative wall paintings adorn the gallery and adjacent bedrooms.
CRAFTS AT LYNDHURST
Crafts at Lyndhurst showcases over 275 modern American makers, artists, designers and craftspeople from across the country selling their exciting contemporary creations and is a celebration of all things handmade. A full day art and shopping experience for the entire family including interactive kids activities, delicious gourmet foods and concessions, hands-on demonstrations and more at Westchester’s favorite out-of-the-box shopping experience.
.. and from Artrider, who is the show organizer:
For 32 years, Spring Crafts at Lyndhurst has been one of America’s leading craft events.
Each year, 300 artists fill the grounds of the Neo-Gothic Lyndhurst estate, offering one-of-a-kind gifts for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduation and weddings during the stunning spring blossom season. It’s a great day for the entire family at one of America’s most beautiful landmarks. Enjoy exciting activities such as, interactive kid’s activities, tantalizing gourmet foods and concessions, hands-on craft demonstrations, tours of the Lyndhurst mansion and more!
Spring Crafts Admission Fees (cash or check only), available at the gate:
Regular Admission – $12
Seniors (62 and up) – $11
Visit their website for a Discount Admission Coupon
635 South Broadway, Tarrytown, New York
Before our visit, members and guests are invited to join me for brunch at The Twisted Oak in Tarrytown. We have reservations for a 12:00pm brunch.
THE TWISTED OAK
61 Main Street, Tarrytown
From the website: thetwistedoakny.com
Michael Cutney is the Chef/Owner of The Twisted Oak, the celebrated Tarrytown, New York restaurant. The Twisted Oak takes a fun and casual approach to modern cuisine. Influenced by chef Michael Cutney’s Italian-American roots, The Twisted Oak offers a daily changing menu sourcing from local Hudson Valley farmers making sustainable agriculture the focus of the menu.
The Twisted Oak, 61 Main Street, Tarrytown, New York