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Concerts Under the Stars

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Presented by The Haller Foundation.

Featuring the SOSOS.

Experience live performances on the beautiful Bonnet House Estate with wine & cheese included. These magical evenings take place January through April on Thursday Evenings at 6:30pm.

Upright bass, pump organ, acoustic guitars, banjo, mandolin, djembe, drums, melodica, and even a box of rocks at times keeps SOSOS generating their own brand of energy even if the power lines go down!

Sweet music, balmy starlit nights, and the setting of Bonnet House combine for a truly unique experience. The concert takes place on our lovely tent-covered veranda with seating provided. Rain or shine.

Parking lot opens at 6:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Wine & cheese service 6:30pm – 7:00pm. Concert 7:00pm – 8:00pm.

Concerts in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

General Seating (Rows 16 – 32): $45 members / $50 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT
Premium Seating (Rows 9 – 15): $50 members / $55 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

VIP Seating (Rows 1 – 8): $80 members / $85 non-members (includes complimentary wine service at your seat prior to the concert).  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

Tickets are an additional $5 at the door, if available.  For more ticket information please call (954) 703-2614 or email [email protected].

For sponsorship opportunities, click here or contact Darla L. Stanton at (954) 653-1557 or [email protected]

 

Presented by: The Haller Foundation

 

 

Sponsored by: John Knox Village, Josh Cellars Wine, Redemption Rye Whiskey, Gray Whale Gin, Mowry Spencer and John Newton, Allan Rexinger and John Davis, Connie and Theo Folz, James Harper and Don Oravec, The Planck/Pastucci Fund, Beverly Lobdell, Bill Hines, Judy Joseph and Mark Greenberg, Patty and Miles McGrane, Laurene McKillop and Dave Splitt, George Castleman and Yoshihiko Shigenari, Denis and Susan McQuillen, Stephen Thayer and Howard Terry, Seva Learning.

Concerts Under the Stars

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Presented by The Haller Foundation.

Featuring Crescendo Amelia Quintet.

Experience live performances on the beautiful Bonnet House Estate with wine & cheese included. These magical evenings take place January through April on Thursday Evenings at 6:30pm.

Enjoy Great American Songbook standards with the Crescendo Ameila Quintet.

Sweet music, balmy starlit nights, and the setting of Bonnet House combine for a truly unique experience. The concert takes place on our lovely tent-covered veranda with seating provided. Rain or shine.

Parking lot opens at 6:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Wine & cheese service 6:30pm – 7:00pm. Concert 7:00pm – 8:00pm.

Concerts in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

General Seating (Rows 16 – 32): $45 members / $50 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

Premium Seating (Rows 9 – 15): $50 members / $55 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

VIP Seating (Rows 1 – 8): $80 members / $85 non-members (includes complimentary wine service at your seat prior to the concert).  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

Tickets are an additional $5 at the door.  For more ticket information please call (954) 703-2614 or email [email protected].

For sponsorship opportunities, click here or contact Darla L. Stanton at (954) 653-1557 or [email protected]

Presented by: The Haller Foundation

 

 

Sponsored by: John Knox Village, Josh Cellars Wine, Redemption Rye Whiskey, Gray Whale Gin, Mowry Spencer and John Newton, Allan Rexinger and John Davis, Connie and Theo Folz, James Harper and Don Oravec, The Planck/Pastucci Fund, Beverly Lobdell, Bill Hines, Judy Joseph and Mark Greenberg, Patty and Miles McGrane, Laurene McKillop and Dave Splitt, George Castleman and Yoshihiko Shigenari, Denis and Susan McQuillen, Stephen Thayer and Howard Terry, Seva Learning.

Concerts Under the Stars

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Presented by The Haller Foundation.

Featuring the Michael Masci Quartet with Danny Bacher.

Experience live performances on the beautiful Bonnet House Estate with wine & cheese included. These magical evenings take place January through April on Thursday Evenings at 6:30pm.

Enjoy Great American Songbook standards with the Michael Masci Quartet.

Sweet music, balmy starlit nights, and the setting of Bonnet House combine for a truly unique experience. The concert takes place on our lovely tent-covered veranda with seating provided. Rain or shine.

Parking lot opens at 6:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Wine & cheese service 6:30pm – 7:00pm. Concert 7:00pm – 8:00pm.

Concerts in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

General Seating (Rows 16 – 32): $45 members / $50 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

Premium Seating (Rows 9 – 15): $50 members / $55 non-members. Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

VIP Seating (Rows 1 – 8): $80 members / $85 non-members (includes complimentary wine service at your seat prior to the concert). Ticket sales are final and non-refundable. SOLD OUT

Tickets are an additional $5 at the door.  For more ticket information please call (954) 703-2614 or email [email protected].

For sponsorship opportunities, click here or contact Darla L. Stanton at (954) 653-1557 or [email protected]

Presented by: The Haller Foundation

 

 

Sponsored by: John Knox Village, Josh Cellars Wine, Redemption Rye Whiskey, Gray Whale Gin, Mowry Spencer and John Newton, Allan Rexinger and John Davis, Connie and Theo Folz, James Harper and Don Oravec, The Planck/Pastucci Fund, Beverly Lobdell, Bill Hines, Judy Joseph and Mark Greenberg, Patty and Miles McGrane, Laurene McKillop and Dave Splitt, George Castleman and Yoshihiko Shigenari, Denis and Susan McQuillen, Stephen Thayer and Howard Terry, Seva Learning.

Concerts Under the Stars

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Presented by The Haller Foundation.

Featuring the University of Miami, Frost Opera Theater.

Experience live performances on the beautiful Bonnet House Estate with wine & cheese included. These magical evenings take place January through April on Thursday Evenings at 6:30pm.

Frost Opera Theater performance activities reflect the broad range of programming in the twenty-first century, from Baroque opera to the most progressive works of our time.

Sweet music, balmy starlit nights, and the setting of Bonnet House combine for a truly unique experience. The concert takes place on our lovely tent-covered veranda with seating provided. Rain or shine.

Parking lot opens at 6:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Wine & cheese service 6:30pm – 7:00pm. Concert 7:00pm – 8:00pm.

Concerts in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

General Seating (Rows 16 – 32): $45 members / $50 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

Premium Seating (Rows 9 – 15): $50 members / $55 non-members.  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

VIP Seating (Rows 1 – 8): $80 members / $85 non-members (includes complimentary wine service at your seat prior to the concert).  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

Interested in all four concerts?  Become a sponsor for $500 and receive two VIP tickets to all four concerts.  Click here to become a sponsor.

Tickets are an additional $5 at the door.  For more ticket information please call (954) 703-2614 or email [email protected].

For sponsorship opportunities, click here or contact Darla L. Stanton at (954) 653-1557 or [email protected]

Presented by: The Haller Foundation

 

 

Sponsored by: John Knox Village, Josh Cellars Wine, Redemption Rye Whiskey, Gray Whale Gin, Mowry Spencer and John Newton, Allan Rexinger and John Davis, Connie and Theo Folz, James Harper and Don Oravec, The Planck/Pastucci Fund, Beverly Lobdell, Bill Hines, Judy Joseph and Mark Greenberg, Patty and Miles McGrane, Laurene McKillop and Dave Splitt, George Castleman and Yoshihiko Shigenari, Denis and Susan McQuillen, Stephen Thayer and Howard Terry, Seva Learning.

Popular Events Resuming In January

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2021 was an interesting year, to say the least. From our fantastic after-hours events to our artistic workshops, Bonnet House has continued to offer joyful and educational experiences to countless guests throughout the past year. But while we love reflecting on the success of the last year, we are eagerly looking forward to the variety of fun and exciting events we have coming in 2022.

This January, Bonnet House is excited to resume our popular Concerts Under The Stars series, featuring a variety of talented local performing artists. Here, sweet music, balmy starlit nights, and the setting of Bonnet House will combine for a truly unique experience. This extremely popular event series will begin on Thursday, January 27th, 2022, and will continue on the second Thursday of each month. Each event will take place from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm and will include wine and cheese outside on our lovely tent-covered veranda.

Additionally, in January, Bonnet House will be resuming our Upstairs/Downstairs tours. Visitors will participate in a VIP experience of the upstairs and downstairs of the main house and take a sneak peek inside normally-closed areas of Evelyn and Frederic Bartlett’s private living quarters. These tours are offered on the second, third, and fourth Wednesday of each month January through April from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Be sure to note that reservations are required for our Upstairs/Downstairs Tours. Please click here or call (954) 703-2606 to reserve your space.

There are so many exciting events happening at Bonnet House in 2022. We hope that you will consider adding some of our upcoming events in 2022 to your plans for the new year. If you are looking for things to do in the new year, view our events calendar for more information!

Live Music In Fort Lauderdale: Concert Under The Stars Series

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Here in Fort Lauderdale, we are fortunate enough to have an abundance of talented performers throughout the community. Due to our culturally-rich history in Fort Lauderdale, a variety of musical stylings can be heard around every corner, including here at Bonnet House! In fact, to kick off the new year, Bonnet House is excited to host our annual Concert Under The Stars series, featuring a diverse array of musical performances.

This magical outdoor concert series will begin on Thursday, January 23rd from 6:30pm-8:00pm. Guests who are 18+ will have the opportunity to enjoy live performances at the beautiful Bonnet House Estate on our tent-covered veranda. We will even be featuring signature cocktails at the bar, as well as a selection of fine wine and cheese. Each night in the series will include a musical concert by a different performer or band from right here in Fort Lauderdale.

The series will begin on January 23rd with the Michael Masci Quartet with Danny Bacher . They will be performing popular selections from The Great American Songbook starting at 7:00pm. For more information, or to purchase tickets for the first night in our series, click here or call (954) 703-2614.

On February 13th, Bonnet House will welcome students from the University of Miami Frost Opera Theater . Their performances will reflect the broad range of programming in the twenty-first century, including Baroque opera, as well as some of the most progressive works of our time. For additional information, or to purchase tickets, click here or call (954) 703-2614.

This outdoor concert series will continue with two performances in March. The first will take place on March 12th with a performance by the Lynn University String Quartet . They will be playing a broad and diverse range of repertoire that mixes contemporary music with traditional styles. To learn more, or to purchase tickets, click here , or call (954) 703-2614.

On March 26th, our series will conclude with the acoustic band, SOSOS . Their music is based around root instruments such as upright bass, pump organ, banjo, mandolin, djembe, acoustic guitars, drums, melodica, and even a box of rocks. To learn more, or to purchase tickets for the final concert in our series, click here , or call (954) 703-2614.

We hope to see you and your friends at Bonnet House for an evening of sweet music and beautiful starlight. All concerts will be held, rain or shine. Tickets are available at the general, premium and VIP levels. If you are interested in purchasing tickets for all four concerts, please consider becoming a sponsor for $500 and receive two VIP tickets to all four concerts! For sponsorship information, click here or contact Darla L. Stanton at (954) 653-1557 or [email protected]

The Veranda Sessions

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Bonnet House Museum & Gardens invites you to “The Veranda Sessions” a raw, creative musical experience on the Bonnet House Veranda.  The last of two sessions features New York’s Avant garde jazz trio the Daniel Bennett Group on Thursday, March 28thClick here to watch a video of the Daniel Bennett Group.

Parking lot opens at 6:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Wine & Redemption Whiskey Service 6:30-7:00pm. Concert begins at 7:00pm. 

$30 (Wine, Beer & Redemption Whiskey samples included).  Ticket sales are final and non-refundable

Concerts Under the Stars Opens January 23

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Bonnet House Museum & Gardens kicks off its 18th season of the Young Artist Music on Thursday, January 23rd at 7pm with a performance by the University of Miami’s Frost Opera Theater. We are delighted to offer the Fort Lauderdale community what we consider to be the ‘best deal in town’. Wine, dessert and coffee are donated by Whole Foods Market this year and are included in the price.

The season continues on February 13th with Florida Atlantic University Latin Vocal Ensemble. On March 13th we have Lynn University String Quartet and for our fourth and final performance on April 10th we have Florida Grand Opera’s rising stars.

 Individual tickets range from $35 – $45 per performance and series tickets from $120 – $160, everyone can enjoy an evening under the stars like no other Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale graphic design honors class designs our posters each year with this year’s winner being Paul Tran.

 What started as community outreach has become one of our most treasured programs. We are looking forward to this very special 18th anniversary series.

Concerts in Fort Lauderdale

For more information or to purchase tickets, call (954) 703-2614 or visit us at www.bonnethouse.org/exhbits&events.

 

2013/2014 Programs & Events

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The Bonnet House Museum & Gardens 2013/2014 season is highlighted with a variety of exciting programs and events. We will be offering art classes in the Bonnet House gardens with Karen Eskesen and Nia Nakis, calligraphy and zentangle workshops with Tony Patucci and Shawn Hayden as well as our annual Concerts Under the Stars series from January through April and the 7th Annual Orchid, Garden & Gourmet Food Festival the first weekend in December.

Orchid Care Classes, Individual classes, September 28 (Diagnosing Pests & Diseases), January 11 (Orchid Basics), February 8 (Repotting & Mounting) and February 22 (Diagnosing Pests & Diseases), 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Join Bonnet House Orchid Curators, Sandy Jones and Tom Wells in the historic Bonnet House Island Theater.  To register call the Bonnet House Education Department at 954-703-2606. Cost: Bonnet House Members $30, non-members $35.

Birding Classes, Individual Classes, November 2, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Ascend to Better Birding), February 2, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (Bird Behavior for Easy ID), March 1, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Birds are Creatures of Habitat).

Join birder extraordinaire, Paddy Cunningham on the historic Bonnet House estate. To register call the Bonnet House Education Department at 954-703-2606. Cost: Bonnet House Members $20, non-members $25.

orchidOrchid, Garden & Gourmet Food Festival, December 7 & 8, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Featuring the 7th Annual Orchid and Exotic Plant Sale. Orchids, Exotics, Tropicals, Herbs, Fruit Trees, Garden Art, Gourmet Food Trucks, Libations, Gardening Lectures, Cooking Demos, Orchid Displays, Silent Auction, Live Music, Farmer’s Market and Much More!!

To purchase tickets visit www.bonnethouse.org or call 954-703-2614. Cost: Bonnet House Members $10, non-members $12.

Watercolor in the Gardens, Six-week sessions: January 8 – February 12 or February 26 – April 2, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Join fine artist and watercolorist, Karen Eskesen in the historic Bonnet House gardens.  Workshop includes traditional techniques of realism in watercolor and line drawing and time to paint in the gardens.  To register call the Bonnet House Education Department at 954-703-2606. Cost: Bonnet House Members $120, non-members $150.

Acrylic in the Gardens, Six-week sessions: January 9 – February 13 or February 26–April 2, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. or 1 p.m.–4 p.m. Join Fine Artist Nia Nakis in the historic Bonnet House gardens. Workshop includes basic principles of acrylic painting and time to paint in the gardens. To register call the Bonnet House Education Department at 954-703-2606. Cost: Bonnet House Members $120, non-members $150.

Calligraphy with Tony Pastucci, Five-week sessions: January 14 – February 11 or February 25 – March 25, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Join artist, Tony Pastucci on the historic Bonnet House estate.  Workshop includes basic principles of calligraphy.  To register call the Bonnet House Education Department at 954-703-2606. Cost: Bonnet House Members $100, non-members $125.

Zentangle with Shawn Ann Hayden, Three-week sessions: January 14 – 28, February 11 – 25 or March 4 – 18, 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Join Certified Zentangle specialist, Shawn Ann Hayden in the historic Bonnet House Island Theater.  Workshop includes basic principles of Zentangle, a way of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns.  To register call the Bonnet House Education Department at 954-703-2606. Cost: Bonnet House Members $105, non-members $120.

New ImageConcerts Under the Stars, January 23, February 13, March 13 & April 10, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
The finest young talent in South Florida will be performing at Bonnet House’s Young Artist Music Series this winter. Concerts under the stars on the beautiful Bonnet House estate include wine, dessert and coffee in the ticket price. The evening’s activities take place in and around the house with the concert taking place on the veranda lawn beneath the moon and stars. To purchase tickets visit www.bonnethouse.org or call 954-703-2614. Cost: Bonnet House Members $35 and up, non-members $40 and.  Series tickets are also available.

Entirely Entertaining, February 24, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. An elegant luncheon with uniquely individualized table designs presented by our Bonnet House Alliance. To register or for more information call 954-772-7429.

Impressions: A Juried Art Exhibit, March 6, 6 p.m. Lavish Opening Reception
Impressions is an annual juried art competition with fine food, fine wines and fine friends amid the Old Florida charm of Bonnet House. To submit your artwork, register or for more information visit www.bonnethouse.org or call 954-703-2614.

Young Artist Music Series kicks off January 24

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Bonnet House Museum & Gardens kicks off its 17th season of the Young Artist Music on Thursday, January 24th at 7pm with a performance by the Lynn University Piano Trio. We are delighted to offer the Fort Lauderdale community what we consider to be the ‘best deal in town’. Wine, dessert and coffee are served to our guests and included in the price.

The season continues on February 21st with Florida Atlantic University performing a piano concert. On March 21st we have University of Miami’s Frost Opera Theater and for our fourth and final performance on April 11th we have Florida Grand Opera’s rising stars.

Individual tickets range from $35 – $45 per performance and series tickets from $120 – $160, everyone can enjoy an evening under the stars like no other Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale graphic design honors class designs our posters each year with this year’s winner being Steven Frias.

What started as community outreach has become one of our most treasured programs. We are looking forward to this very special 17th anniversary series.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call (954) 703-2614 or visit us at www.bonnethouse.org/exhbits&events.