Cultural Events Calendar

Julian Gargiulo in Concert

  • April 7, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

The Conservancy welcomes Steinway artist Julian Gargiulo in a unique, interactive piano concert on Saturday, April 7 at 8 pm, followed by a dessert in Hempstead House. Julian performs around the world, in prestigious venues from Carnegie Hall to Singapore’s Symphony Stage.  A classically trained pianist, Julian captivates his audience with his technical precision and (more…)

A Study in Wine

  • April 9, 2018
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Spend springtime evenings in Hempstead House, discovering the world of wine in a new eight-session course, led by Mike Douglass of Post Wine & Spirits. Whether you are knowledgeable about wines and wine production, or new to the subject, this comprehensive program will enrich your appreciation of wine, and also give you the necessary expertise to (more…)

The Butterfly Ball

  • April 28, 2018
    7:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets & Donor Packages on Sale Now! The Butterfly Ball takes flight on Saturday, April 28 – a benefit to enhance the Preserve’s beautiful landscape with new features and programs for everyone to enjoy. Plans include: Playground & Fitness Course Organic Vegetable Garden & Fruit Orchard Pumpkin Patch & Fall Hay Rides Picnic Tables & (more…)

Mother’s Day Tea

  • May 13, 2018
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate your mother and all of the great women in your life at the Mother’s Day Tea in Hempstead House. This event offers a light afternoon snack of scones and finger sandwiches to tide you over from brunch to dinner. Live chamber music accompanies the festivities, and guests are welcome to tour Hempstead House and (more…)

Nassau Chamber Chorale

  • May 20, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Nassau Chamber Chorale performed so magnificently at the 2017 Winter Choral Concert at Hempstead House, the Conservancy invited them back as the featured artists in their very own concert on May 20, 2018 at 2 pm. Led by Edward P. Norris III, the NCC is an exceptionally talented ensemble comprised of Nassau County’s finest (more…)

Rosé & Roses Cocktail Party

  • June 28, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet in the Palm Court of Hempstead House at 6 pm sharp! This special evening begins with a brief tour of this iconic 50,000 square foot Gold Coast mansion, followed by sunset in the magnificent rose gardens overlooking the Long Island Sound. We’ll sample excellent rosés, reds, whites and craft beer. Admission Conservancy Members: $35 (more…)