Sunday, September 7, 2014
(Rain Date: Sunday Sept 14)
Celebrate the last days of summer on Boscobel’s great lawn overlooking the majestic Hudson River. Enjoy a picnic supper --purchase food on site or bring your own -- and listen and dance as the 20-piece Big Band Sound orchestra recreates the swinging sounds of Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington and more.
Food available for purchase (while supplies last) in the Carriage House, wraps and salads prepared by Hudson Hil’s Café and bratwurst, burgers and more from Phil’s Grills hotdog stand off the main lawn.
Back Again This Year: Swing dance demonstrations by owners & students of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Wappingers, NY …everyone is invited to jump in on the jitterbugging, too!
Gates open for picnicking at 5pm.
Children 10 and under FREE!
Members receive a 10% discount on event tickets; discount appears in shopping cart. (Excluding Shakespeare productions.)
Special Offer! -- Big Band attendees can purchase a special combination ticket and tour the Boscobel mansion at a reduced rate on the day of the concert: $27 per adult includes the Big Band concert and a guided tour. Children 10 and under can join adults on the tour for FREE on concert day.
Combo tickets MUST be purchased in advance by phone only: 845.265.3638.
Air-conditioned, guided tours are on the hour, starting at 10 am, and the last at 4 pm. Tours are limited to 15 guests, so please reserve ASAP.