***Please note that this event has been cancelled. The Deering Estate invites the public to enjoy free admission to the main property this weekend, September 16th & 17th, and next weekend, September 23rd & 24th, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Visitors can bring a picnic lunch and drinks to enjoy on the main lawn. The historic houses, however, will be closed during these times. The official reopening of the historic houses is yet to be determined based on the reinstatement of electricity and other factors.***
On Saturday, September 16, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., enjoy a day of family fun at the Deering Estate with hands-on science activities, site orientations, canoe tours (for an additional fee) and more! Admission is only $1.00 for ages 4 & older.
Activities & programs on Saturday, September 16th include:
• Courtyard site orientations at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.; please note that the Historic Houses will be closed.
• Visit our Artist in Residence Studios in the Carriage House & Power House from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m
• Canoe tours at 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. (for a $10 fee; cash only & weather permitting).