Dairy Exploration Day

Explore the history of Delaware County’s dairy industry and celebrate National Ice Cream Month with Hanford Mills Museum! Visitors can enjoy free samples (while supplies last) of vanilla ice cream churned at the mill and chilled with ice harvested during the winter Ice Harvest here at Hanford Mills.


Get Lit!

Embark on a captivating journey through time with our historic lighting and cocktail tour. This unique experience combines the charm of the historical settings with the sophistication of artisanal cocktails, creating a memorable blend of history and indulgence.

As dusk falls, you’ll be guided through Hyde Hall, beautifully illuminated to showcase its historic splendor. Expert guides will share fascinating anecdotes about the history and significance of advancements in lighting, transporting you to bygone eras. At each stop, indulge your senses in a carefully curated cocktail experience. Sip on handcrafted drinks inspired by the time periods and themes of the lighting devices—offering a taste of the past with a modern twist.

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Poetry Open Mic Night (*Free Community Event)

Connect with other poets at an evening of sharing. Read your poetry, share a sonnet, and hand over a haiku as you enjoy the beautiful scenic views at Hyde Hall.

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That Aged Well! Music Boxes and Recordings

Step into a whimsical world where enchanting melodies intertwine with the rich flavors of fine wines and exquisite cheeses. The night seamlessly blends the art of 19th-century music boxes with the sophistication of wine and cheese pairings, creating an unforgettable sensory experience. The musical repertoire is carefully curated to complement wine and cheese selections.

As the event comes to a close, the enchanting melodies linger in the air, leaving a lasting impression on all who attended That Aged Well! Don’t miss this unforgettable evening of reminiscing and creating new memories.

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Tea with Eleanor Roosevelt

Join us for an intimate gathering with the remarkable Jane VanBoskirk as she embodies Eleanor Roosevelt, the former First Lady and influential human rights advocate, in the one-woman play, Across a Barrier of Fear by playwright Sharon Whitney.
Immerse yourself in the captivating stories and wisdom of this iconic figure as she shares her experiences and insights over a delightful cup of tea. You’ll discover the untold tales behind her groundbreaking achievements and gain a deeper understanding of her tireless efforts to promote equality and justice. Engage in a lively discussion with fellow attendees, and have the opportunity to ask questions directly to Eleanor Roosevelt herself!

Reserve your spot today and prepare for an unforgettable afternoon filled with warmth, knowledge, and the spirit of Eleanor Roosevelt.

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Titanic Dinner

Join us for an unforgettable evening at Hyde Hall on Saturday, May 25, 2024, starting at 7:00 p.m., and experience a unique dining adventure as we recreate the opulent atmosphere of the legendary ship with a historic lecture, concert, and period dinner.

Dress to impress in your finest attire, reflecting the style of the early 20th century, and capture the spirit of the Titanic’s second-class passengers and relive the glamour of a bygone era as you indulge in a sumptuous feast drawn directly from the Titanic’s lavish menu. Chefs from Feast & Festivities will craft exquisite dishes reminiscent of the golden age of ocean liners.

As you step aboard, you will travel back in time, learn how the ship is connected to the mansion, and immerse yourself in the captivating stories and history of the Titanic with Philip Barker. A lifelong RMS Titanic enthusiast, Phil has extensively researched the doomed ocean liner, from its design and building to its passengers, crew, artwork, food, and more. He was the 2022 Titanic Dinner speaker and is delighted to return. Before dinner, you’ll be treated to the music from the ship by the Musicians of Ma’alwyck.

Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to participate in The Titanic Dinner. Limited seats are available, so book your spot for an extraordinary evening of fine dining, entertainment, and history, and join us as we pay tribute to the legacy of the Titanic and celebrate an unforgettable era.

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Muddy River Open Mic hosted by Khalil Jade

Join us for Muddy River Open Mic Night with host Khalil Jade. Share songs, poems, jokes, and stories! We welcome veteran performers, folks trying something new, and everyone in-between. Sets will be 10-20 minutes (depending on # of signups).


Contra Dance & Bog Hollow

Dance the night away with Bog Hollow in Hyde Hall’s renovated Wood Barn. $10 at the door.

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Hall of Fame East-West Classic: A Tribute to the Negro Leagues All-Star Game

Join 10 Hall of Famers and more than two dozen recently retired major league stars for the Hall of Fame East-West Classic: A Tribute to the Negro Leagues All-Star Game, presented by Boeing. A Memorial Day Weekend tradition returns to Doubleday Field in a brand-new format honoring the legends of Black baseball. Celebrate the start of summer with an incredible day of baseball history coming to life in Cooperstown.

Arrive early for lunch from Mookie Wilson’s Legacy catering, including barbeque, sausage and chicken, as well as other local favorites Brewery Ommegang, Gilligan’s Ice Cream, Sarchioto’s Concessions and Ty’s Taco-ria.

11 a.m. – Gates open
12 p.m. – Home Run Derby
1 p.m. – First pitch
6 p.m. – Night at the Ballpark (SOLD OUT)

PARTICIPATING HALL OF FAMERS: Harold Baines, Ken Griffey Jr., Fergie Jenkins, Jim Kaat, Fred McGriff, Eddie Murray, Jim Rice, Lee Smith, Ozzie Smith, Dave Winfield

COMMITTED PARTICIPANTS: Josh Barfield, Tim Beckham, José Contreras, Ian Desmond, Prince Fielder, Dexter Fowler, Curtis Granderson, Tony Gwynn Jr., Jerry Hairston, Scott Hairston, LaTroy Hawkins, Ryan Howard, Edwin Jackson, Jeremy Jeffress, Adam Jones, Howie Kendrick, Russell Martin, Melvin Mora, David Price, Pedro Sierra, Tony Sipp, Dee Strange-Gordon, BJ Upton, Justin Upton, Dontrelle Willis

TEAM CAPTAINS: CC Sabathia, Chris Young

HONORARY TEAM MEMBERS: Harold Reynolds, Mookie Wilson


DARK SARCASM: A Tribute to Pink Floyd – Foothills, Oneonta

Dark Sarcasm: A Tribute to Pink Floyd
Saturday, April 13th / Doors 6:30pm / Show 7:30pm

Foothills Performing Arts & Civic Center – Bettiol Theater
24 Market Street, Oneonta

Join us on Saturday, April 13, 2024 at 7:30 PM (EDT) for an unforgettable evening of music as we pay tribute to the legendary band Pink Floyd. Get ready to immerse yourself in the mesmerizing sounds and captivating visuals that made Pink Floyd a true icon of rock music.

Experience the raw energy and emotion as our talented musicians recreate Pink Floyd’s greatest hits, including classics like “Wish You Were Here,” “Comfortably Numb,” and “Another Brick in the Wall.” Let the music transport you to a world of dark sarcasm and thought-provoking lyrics that defined a generation.

Whether you’re a die-hard Pink Floyd fan or simply appreciate great music, this event is not to be missed. Grab your friends and come together to celebrate the timeless music and legacy of Pink Floyd. Prepare for an evening filled with nostalgia, incredible performances, and an electric atmosphere.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary musical journey. Mark your calendars and secure your tickets for Dark Sarcasm: A Tribute to Pink Floyd now!