Cultural Events Calendar

Princess Day at the Castle


  • Session One
    June 30, 2024
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Session Two
    June 30, 2024
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Session Three
    June 30, 2024
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Session Four
    June 30, 2024
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Session Five
    June 30, 2024
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Session Six
    June 30, 2024
    3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

A Grand Event at the Sands Point Preserve! Guests enter through the beautiful grand doors of Hempstead House and are greeted and told that they will become a real Princess (or Prince!) by meeting all 7 Princesses on site and by completing a Royal Badge. The guests will walk throughout the house meeting each Princess  (Event Information)

Photo montage of the Preserve during four different seasons

2024 Four Seasons in Music


  • Summer 2024
    July 14, 2024
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Fall 2024
    November 10, 2024
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Preserve’s historic mansions and waterfront grounds are the backdrop for this unique chamber music series, created by Series Artistic Director Kathryn Lockwood. Each concert features music and poetry, inspired by the time of year and themes of romance and resilience. Internationally renowned musicians present captivating performances with repertoire ranging from Beethoven, Bach, and Mozart to  (Event Information)

Introduction to Ballroom Dancing


  • Session One
    July 22, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Session Two
    July 29, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Session Three
    August 5, 2024
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Take the first step and learn how to dance today! Join us for an Introduction to Ballroom Dance in a fun and casual setting at the Sands Point Preserve with our instructor from Ballroom Boutique, Donatas Nacajus. We are offering classes to learn the basics of Ballroom Dancing.  The aim of the classes is to teach  (Event Information)

Summer Sunset Concert with the Yacht Lobsters


  • July 30, 2024
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a concert enjoying the breezy soft rock and cool vibe of the Yacht Lobsters. Fused with stellar vocals and a full horn section, the group has the unique elements of NOLA funk, classic rock and jazz improvisation to keep things bouncy. Bring a picnic and your lawn chairs and prepare for a  (Event Information)