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2018 Events

May 18-22, 2018 — Opening Weekend at Hill Hold

Hill-Hold is open for the season! Visit Hill-Hold Museum for a wonderful trip back in time. There are always interesting and fun events and things to do for the entire family.

Learn more about Hill-Hold here.

June 2-3, 2018 — Opening Weekend at Brick House

Brick House tablescapeVisit this handsome dwelling that evolved from a gentleman’s farm to a country estate. The interior is carefully maintained and always decorated in the current season’s colors.

Learn more about Brick House here.

August 7, 2018 —“Herb Day” at Hill Hold
herbday basil

Join the Friends of Hill Hold for their annual fundraising “Herb Day Lecture and Luncheon.”

September 2, 2018 — Brick House Museum closed for the season
Brick House Museum

Brick House is closed for tours for the season. Please check our holiday events.

September 30, 2016 — Wine Making & Tasting at Brick House
red wine

Call 845-615-3830 for more information about our popular wine making and tasting event.

October 7, 2018 — Hill Hold Closed for the Season
Hill-Hold Grounds

Hill-Hold is closed for tours for the season. Please check our holiday events.

October 13, 2018 — Pumpkin Festival at Hill Hold
pumpkin fest

Join the Friends of Hill Hold for their Annual Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, October 13.

November 17, 2018 — Thanksgiving at Brick House
Thanksgiving at Hill Hold

Thanksgiving at Brick House will feature candlelight tours of this elegant, 1768 historic homestead decorated in autumn splendor. Holiday arrangements will adorn all the rooms and the dining room will be set for a feast. Free light refreshments will be offered in the early downstairs kitchen.

For more information about the Brick House Thanksgiving Tour, please contact Orange County Parks at 845-615-3830.

December 8 and December 9, 2018
December 15 and December 16, 2018
Christmas Candlelight Tour

Join the Friends of Hill Hold to celebrate a Colonial Christmas with the annual candlelight tours of Hill Hold – the 1769 Historic Homestead of Thomas Bull.

Every room in the charming stone house will be beautifully decorated for the holiday including the parlor with the traditional tree surrounded by an amazing collection of antique toys and the dining room set for a festive holiday meal.

Enjoy a story reading, some refreshments and a visit with Santa while you sit by the cozy fire in the basement kitchen. Then visit the Summer Kitchen for a demonstration of open hearth cooking and children will have an opportunity to make a craft in the One Room School House.