The French Azilum Historic Site, Inc. 2020 Schedule
Regular open hours Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 11-4.
•May 22,23,24—Opening Weekend (Memorial Day Weekend)
•May 24—Jane Austen Afternoon & Tea with English Country Dancing
Enjoy a short presentation by the Binghamton English Country Dancers and then join right in if you wish! Three course traditional English Afternoon Tea to follow. 1-4. $25 Must be booked ahead.
•June 13— Winding River Players present ‘Marie Antoinette’.
A 2 p.m. matinée and a 6:30 p.m. evening performance. View this new treatment of the classic tale in the site the fated Queen would have fled to—had she not lost her head! $15
•June 27—Family Fun Day
A Magician and a Balloon Artist will be on hand to entertain all ages. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy under our pavilion or on the grass—but save room for ice cream! Adults $3 if accompanied by child under 12.
•July 11— ‘Storm the Bastille’ 5K Run
Registration starts at 8:30 a.m., Run starts at 9. Commemorative T shirts and cooked breakfast free for all runners. $20 in advance, $25 on the day.
•July 18— Metal Detecting Workshop with John Grace.
See what treasures you can find on the grounds of the historic site! $10/$7. Must be booked ahead.
•July 31, August 1,2—Civil War Days
A full schedule of skirmishes, cannon firing and more! Come see what fighting was like 150 years ago. $6/$4
•August 22—Renaissance Day
Knights and maidens, jousting, fencing, sword play and more! $6/$4
•September 4,5,6,- Closing Weekend (Labor Day Weekend)
•September 13—‘Transformations Fashion Tea
A real discovery of women’s fashion from 1760 through 1914, followed by a three course traditional English Afternoon Tea. 1-4. $25. Must be booked ahead.
•October 24, 25-Escape Room!
Can you solve the riddles, crack the codes and escape to find your way to freedom? Try it out! 11-4. $50 per couple. Must be booked ahead.
DATES AND ACTIVITIES SUBJECT TO CHANGE. CALL 570-265-3376 TO BOOK OR CONFIRM.