Events & Programs
Below are two lists of park programs and events for your enjoyment. Some events are sponsored by the Caumsett Foundation, others are run and paid for by the New York State Department of Parks Recreation and Historic Presevation. Some programs are free while others charge a small fee. Please read each description, as some programs require advance registration. NYS vehicle parking fees are in effect.
There is a State Parking fee of $8.00 per car or you can use an Empire Pass Card. For information on cancellation due to weather, please check our website the day of the event, or contact the Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve office at 631-423-1770.
FOUNDATION SPONSORED EVENTS
All events are free to the public except member-only events and where noted.
For member-only activities, please present your membership card.
For hikes, Please wear comfortable walking shoes, long socks, and your choice of insect repellent. You can also bring water, snacks and a camera.
Foundation Programs 2020
All events are free to the public except where noted.
The NYS parking fee is $8 or you can use an Empire Pass Card. For the latest information on cancellation due to weather, please call the park at (631) 423-1770. For member-only activities, please present your membership card. For hikes, please wear comfortable walking shoes, long socks, and bring your choice of insect repellent. Pick up water and snacks at the new Café!
Tone Up! (In Walled Garden) Rain or Shine CANCELLED
Tuesdays, July 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th at 6-7pm
This resistance training fitness class requires no to little equipment (maybe frozen water bottles as weights, towels and other common home items) and will get you to firm and tone up in a fun safe way. All levels welcome. Social distancing and masks to be worn complying with CDC guidelines.
Please bring your own mat and water and wear comfortable clothing.
Yoga Thursdays (In Walled Garden) Rain or Shine CANCELLED
July 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, August 6th, 13th, 20th at 6-7pm
Please join us for an extraordinary experience as instructor Lisa Kasper as she leads us through a rejuvenating hour of peaceful yoga and meditation in the lovely Walled Garden. This program is appropriate for all levels, including beginners. Please bring your own mat and water and wear comfortable clothing.
Caumsett Foundation's 23rd Annual Benefit
Caumsett Designer Showhouse Preview Day Celebration
Saturday October 3, 2020
Join us for a Preview of the Summer Cottage Designer Showhouse
Pick a time slot to tour the restored Summer Cottage.
Meet the designers
All day cocktails
Individual wrapped picnic style refreshments in a commemorative limited edition tote.
Eat at the park with friends or take home for later.
Summer Cottage Showhouse
Sunday, October 4th- Sunday November 15, 2020
To find out more information, please visit our showhouse website.
Please continue to check our website for our summer and fall events.
NYS SPONSORED EVENTS
Caumsett State Historic Park Preserve offers the following series of summer interpretive programs. Unless otherwise noted, all presentations are geared for the average adult. An adult must accompany children under 18 years of age. Admission is $4.00, payable at the entrance booth. Because space is limited we cannot accommodate groups or organizations. Advance reservations are required.
To register, please call (631) 423 – 1770.
Programs will take place outdoors rain or shine, so please dress appropriately. In any weather we suggest long pants and comfortable, sturdy walking shoes.
We'll maintain a slow to moderate pace for 4 miles as we observe and discuss the fields and woods of Caumsett.