Posts Tagged ‘Historic Estate’

Anniversary Celebration

Posted on: August 26th, 2011 by Patti Eddington

Park – McCullough Anniversary Celebration

Come help celebrate the 140th Wedding Anniversary Of Eliza Hall Park and John G. McCullough on August 30th, 2011 from 5 – 8 o’clock at the Park McCullough House In North Bennington, Vermont  just around the corner from the Eddington House Inn.

Informal Tours of The Big House and the Exhibition,
“100 Years of Wedding Fashions from the Park-McCullough Collection”
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Summer Supper and Champagne Toast in the Carriage Barn
Wedding Cake created by Mary Ellen
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Special Program of Music and Readings from the Letters of the Bridal Couple
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$15.00 per person
Limited seating
Period Dress Encouraged
Cash bar

R.S.V.P. by Thursday, August 25, 2011 to 802-442-5441 or by e-mail to pgmichael@parkmccullough.org.


Sherlock Holmes – Vermont

Posted on: August 25th, 2011 by Patti Eddington

The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire.

In addition to Bennington Battle Day activities the Park McCullough Estate will presents its final performance of the Victorian Mystery Playhouse Series for 2011.  Listen and enjoy “The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire”, one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It is one of the 12 stories in the cycle collected as The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes.

This performance will be held at Park McCullough at 1 Park Street in North Bennington just around the corner from the Eddington House Inn on Tuesday August 16th (Bennington Battle Day) from 7-8:15pm.  Admission free.


Sunday Concert in Southern Vermont

Posted on: August 11th, 2011 by Patti Eddington

 Summer Sundays at Four – August 14th

Enjoy the grounds and music at Park McCullough Estate on Sunday, August 14 at 4pm for the final concert of the 2011 season of the acclaimed “Summer Sundays At Four” Series.  The Estate is located at 1 Park Street in North Bennington, just around the corner from the Eddington House

This Sunday’s concert features Christopher Oldfather, piano; Andrea Schultz, violin; Stephen Larson, viola and Michael Finckel, cello in a program of music by Purcell, Haydn, Hartke and Fauré that includes 3 Three-Part Fantasias by Henry Purcell (1659-1695); Baryton Trio No.71 in A Major by Joseph Haydn (1732-1809); The King of the Sun (1988) by Stephen Hartke (1952 – ) and the First Quartet for Piano and Strings, Op. 15 by Gabriel Fauré (1845 -1924).

Tickets are $22 for adults; $18 for Park-McCullough members; $12 for students. For reservations or more information call 802-442-5441 or send an e-mail to pgmichael@parkmccullough. org.