Where to Pick Your Own Apples

Take Flight: Bees and Brews

This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.

May 18, 2017


Old Westbury Gardens

Old Westbury



Event description: Join us for a Bee Happy Hour! Ann Marie Breyer, Citifield’s

Landscape/ Horticulture Manager guides us through twilight

gardens discussing the basics of backyard beekeeping and

conservation. Later sample seasonal and year round beers from

featured brewery Samuel Adams as sourced by Hicksville Beer

and Soda. Age 21 and over only. Registration required.

Address: 71 Old Westbury Road
Old Westbury, NY 11568
Phone: 516-333-0048
Website: oldwestburygardens.org

About Old Westbury Gardens

Old Westbury Gardens, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is the former home of John S. Phipps, his wife, Margarita Grace Phipps and their four children. Completed in 1906 by the English designer, George A. Crawley, the magnificent Charles II-style mansion is nestled amid 200 acres of formal gardens, landscaped grounds, woodlands, ponds and lakes.  Westbury House is furnished with fine English antiques and decorative arts from the more than fifty years of the family's residence.

Today, Westbury Gardens welcomes visitors of all ages for guided tours of Westbury House and Gardens, in-depth tours of the formal gardens, school visits, children's programs and events, family programs, museum exhibits, classic car shows, indoor and outdoor classical concerts, summer pop concerts, slide lectures, book signings, horticultural demonstrations and workshops,  Scottish Games, botanical arts and gardening classes, and Master Gardener and Educator-led Talks and Tours of topics relating to horticulture, art, history, design and architecture.  

Upcoming Events at Old Westbury Gardens: