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  • Sunday, June 30

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Alex Johnson

      Alex Johnson is a rising carillonneur and recently studied carillon performance with a fellowship at Bok Tower Gardens in Florida.

      • 7:30 pm

      Rosanne Cash and Band–She Remembers Everything

      This Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter presents music from her newest album.

  • May 9–September 29, 2019

    Festival of Fountains

    Spectacular events, glorious gardens, live music, special exhibits, and jaw-dropping fountain performances await.

    Learn more

    Monday, July 01

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm

      Student Exhibition Garden Talks

      Hear Professional Horticulture students discuss their designs and visions for these unique gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Tuesday, July 02

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 7:30 pm

      The Philadelphia Orchestra

      Assistant conductor Kensho Watanabe presents an evening of music by Daugherty, Gershwin, Gould, and Beethoven.

  • Wednesday, July 03

  • Thursday, July 04

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 6:00 pm

      Gardens Closing

      Please note that the Gardens will close at 6:00 pm on July 4. There will be no evening Illuminated Fountain Performance.

  • Friday, July 05

  • Saturday, July 06

  • Sunday, July 07

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Monday, July 08

      • (All day)

      Annuals, Perennials, and Vines—Online

      Fully online. This collection of plants will add a burst of color to your landscape.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Time Travelers

      Dig into the past and explore the present! Search for clues about the history of Longwood in the archives, architecture, and trees.

      • 9:00 am to 11:00 am

      Birds of Longwood Walks

      Join experienced guides on a quest to discover Longwood's feathery inhabitants. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm

      Student Exhibition Garden Talks

      Hear Professional Horticulture students discuss their designs and visions for these unique gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Tuesday, July 09

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Time Travelers

      Dig into the past and explore the present! Search for clues about the history of Longwood in the archives, architecture, and trees.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Wednesday, July 10

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Time Travelers

      Dig into the past and explore the present! Search for clues about the history of Longwood in the archives, architecture, and trees.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Thursday, July 11

  • Friday, July 12

  • Saturday, July 13

  • Sunday, July 14

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Liesbeth Janssens

      Liesbeth Janssens is a city carillonneur of Antwerp and Lommel, Belgium, and has performed throughout the US and Europe.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 6:00 pm

      Summer Members-only Hours

      The Gardens stay open late on select evenings this summer, just for Members.

      • 7:30 pm

      Love Canon

      Love Canon delivers a fresh take on ’80s and ’90s top hits with their pop-meets-bluegrass blend.

  • Monday, July 15

  • Tuesday, July 16

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Discover My Backyard

      Explore the outdoors! Wander through our garden spaces to discover a variety of native plants and wildlife.

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:00 am
      • 10:45 am

      Family Story Time

      Young guests can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of our Gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 10:30 am to 11:00 am

      Wonders of the Waterlilies

      Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Wednesday, July 17

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Discover My Backyard

      Explore the outdoors! Wander through our garden spaces to discover a variety of native plants and wildlife.

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Thursday, July 18

  • Friday, July 19

  • Saturday, July 20

  • Sunday, July 21

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

      Meadow Garden Wildflower Walks

      Join our wildflower experts on our meadow trails to discover what’s in bloom. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Monday, July 22

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Into The Woods

      Hike through the woodlands! Explore our trees from Peirce's Park to Forest Walk and investigate our thriving forest ecosystem.

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 11:00 am

      Birds of Longwood Walks

      Join experienced guides on a quest to discover Longwood's feathery inhabitants. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm

      Student Exhibition Garden Talks

      Hear Professional Horticulture students discuss their designs and visions for these unique gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Tuesday, July 23

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Into The Woods

      Hike through the woodlands! Explore our trees from Peirce's Park to Forest Walk and investigate our thriving forest ecosystem.

      • 10:00 am
      • 10:45 am

      Family Story Time

      Young guests can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of our Gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 10:30 am to 11:00 am

      Wonders of the Waterlilies

      Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Wednesday, July 24

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Into The Woods

      Hike through the woodlands! Explore our trees from Peirce's Park to Forest Walk and investigate our thriving forest ecosystem.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Thursday, July 25

  • Friday, July 26

  • Saturday, July 27

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 10:30 am

      Beginner Bird Hikes

      Join our experienced volunteers as they introduce you to bird watching on an easy hike through the Meadow Garden. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

      Meadow Garden Wildflower Walks

      Join our wildflower experts on our meadow trails to discover what’s in bloom. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm
      • 6:15 pm
      • 7:15 pm
      • 8:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

      Live Music in the Beer Garden

      Join us for live music under the stars.

      • 8:00 pm

      The Brandywiners

      The Brandywiners present the Tony Award-winning Mel Brooks musical, The Producers, in a night of humor and music-making.

      • 9:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Illuminated Fountain Performances

      Enjoy a nighttime spectacle unlike any other.

  • Sunday, July 28

      • 8:30 am to 11:30 am

      Introduction to Graphic Communications (Summer)

      3 sessions. Learn the standard tools and practices used to represent the landscape.

      • 9:00 am to 11:30 am

      Meadow Birding Hikes

      Join our experienced birding volunteers as they lead you through the Meadow Garden in search of our resident and migratory bird species. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Dick van Dijk

      An appointed member of the Order of Orange-Nassau, Dick van Dijk tours Europe and the United States with his organ and carillon performances.

  • Monday, July 29

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Get Growing–Sold Out

      Cultivate your green thumb! Discover the secrets of growing herbs, vegetables, fragrant flowers, and more.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm

      Student Exhibition Garden Talks

      Hear Professional Horticulture students discuss their designs and visions for these unique gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Tuesday, July 30

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Get Growing–Sold Out

      Cultivate your green thumb! Discover the secrets of growing herbs, vegetables, fragrant flowers, and more.

      • 10:00 am
      • 10:45 am

      Family Story Time

      Young guests can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of our Gardens. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 10:30 am to 11:00 am
      • 10:30 am to 11:00 am

      Wonders of the Waterlilies

      Learn more about the pools, plants and fish that are part of this amazing display. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm

      Behind the Scenes Tour: Under the Fountains

      Experience the Main Fountain Garden from the inside out. Ticket required.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

      Floral Fun July: Helium

      Create a themed design, perfect for weekend entertaining, to give as a gift, or just to enjoy at home.

  • Wednesday, July 31

      • 9:00 am

      Delaware Photographic Society

      Explore a summer exhibit from one of America’s oldest and most respected photographic associations.

      • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

      Summer Camp: Get Growing–Sold Out

      Cultivate your green thumb! Discover the secrets of growing herbs, vegetables, fragrant flowers, and more.

      • 10:15 am
      • 12:15 pm
      • 2:15 pm
      • 4:15 pm

      Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows

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

      • 11:15 am
      • 1:15 pm
      • 3:15 pm
      • 5:15 pm

      Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

      Enjoy the thrill of what 1,719 jets can do—from spinning and dancing to music, to soaring as high as 175 feet.

      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm

      Spotlight Talks

      Explore different facets of our history and gardens with one of our engaging tour guides. Free with Gardens Admission.

      • 2:00 pm

      Garden Story Tour

      Explore the highlights of Longwood’s historic gardens on a guided walking tour. Free with Gardens Admission.

  • Thursday, August 01

  • Friday, August 02

  • Saturday, August 03