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Mon. Aug 31

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Tue. Sep 1

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Tue. Sep 1

Aquatic Plants

Three session course. Dive deep into these beautiful yet mysterious plants and learn how to add a water garden to your property.

6:30 pm
Wed. Sep 2

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Wed. Sep 2

Wonders of the Waterlilies Talk

Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display

10:30 am
Wed. Sep 2

Perennials

Six session course. Identify characteristics, cultural requirements, and garden uses of common perennials.

1:00 pm
Wed. Sep 2

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

8:30 pm
Thu. Sep 3

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Thu. Sep 3

Open Air Theatre Insider Tour

Explore the secrets of the Open Air Theatre. See fountain pumps up close and tour dressing rooms under the stage.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Thu. Sep 3

Flower Garden Walk Highlights

Tour the first garden Longwood's founder Pierre S. du Pont created after he purchased the property.

1:00 pm
Thu. Sep 3

Designing Storm-water Solutions

Four session course. Design rain gardens, bio-swales, and dry river beds while increasing the beauty and ecology of your property.

6:30 pm
Thu. Sep 3

Live Music in the Beer Garden

Join us on Thursday evenings during Nightscape for live music under the stars.

7:00 pm
Thu. Sep 3

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

8:30 pm
Fri. Sep 4

Floral Fun: September

Design a centerpiece with some hard-working flowers that will welcome fall.

10:00 am
Fri. Sep 4

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Fri. Sep 4

Fountains of Longwood Insider Tour

Explore outdoor fountains on a tour of the historic east gardens and learn why Longwood is an "Engineer's Garden."

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Fri. Sep 4

Flower Garden Walk Highlights

Tour the first garden Longwood's founder Pierre S. du Pont created after he purchased the property.

1:00 pm
Fri. Sep 4

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

8:30 pm
Sat. Sep 5

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Sat. Sep 5

Meadow Garden Walks & Hikes

Immerse yourself in nature and observe the connections among plants, wildlife, and habitat.

10:30 am 11:00 am
Sat. Sep 5

Italian Water Garden Insider Tour

Go on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of our Italian Water Garden with our expert guides.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sat. Sep 5

Peirce's Woods Highlights

Learn about our heritage trees and native plantings with an expert tour guide on a stroll through our historic east gardens.

1:00 pm
Sat. Sep 5

Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience

This summer explore the Gardens by day—and by night.

8:30 pm
Sun. Sep 6

Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

750 jets of water come alive with five-minute shows set to music.

10:00 am 11:00 am 12:00 pm 1:00 pm 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:55 pm
Sun. Sep 6

Italian Water Garden Insider Tour

Go on an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of our Italian Water Garden with our expert guides.

11:30 am 2:00 pm
Sun. Sep 6

Peirce's Woods Highlights

Learn about our heritage trees and native plantings with an expert tour guide on a stroll through our historic east gardens.

1:00 pm
Sun. Sep 6

Lake Street Dive—Sold Out

From a casual video around a single mic, to selling out venues and planning a European tour, Lake Street Dive is pure pop music fun!

7:30 pm

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