Upcoming Events › Adults
From Degas to Dior, don your dancing shoes at The Ballet Ball! See spectacular performances featuring Albano Ballet dancers and participate in period ballroom dance (lesson included!)
The Ballet Ball is a 21+ event (ID is required for liquid delights). Dress: as fabulously as possible (black tie optional). [Read more]
Join us for light bites and conversation before a Rooms in Bloom Preview! [Read more]
Fabulous, fresh floral arrangements created by local designers will be on view throughout the first floor of the museum. [Read more]
Join us for an evening for cultivating your palate with wine tasting, generous hors d’oeuvres, wine pulls, and fabulous new friends. Experience small group tours of Hill-Stead’s best-kept secret – the Wine Cellar.
Join Curator Melanie Bourbeau for an in-depth look at art books in Hill-Stead’s collection to gain insight into topics and subjects that captivated Alfred Pope and shed light on how he educated himself as a collector. Open to Arts & Leisure members. [Read more]
Join us for a Decorative Arts Study Group lecture by Ulysses Grant Deitz, retired Chief Curator of the Newark Museum. [Read more]
Celebrate the arrival of Spring at May Market, our annual home, garden and gourmet benefit event featuring premium exhibitors, rare and unusual plants, entertainment, children’s activities, food, and a museum open house. [Read more]
Join us for a guided estate walk at 2 pm.
In May, June, July, August, September and October, a guided estate walk is held on the first Sunday of the month. [Read more]
Hill-Stead’s annual Benefit Dinner Auction takes place under a grand tent on the West Lawn and features a multi-course dinner with outstanding food and wine for event patrons. [Read more]