Events

Jun
3
Sat
Bouquets Wine Tasting @ Holden Arboretum
Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Tickets go on sale April 17

Thousands of spring blooms become a picturesque backdrop for an evening of sampling a variety of international, domestic and regional wines accompanied by great food and live music.

This year we will feature a variety of regional, domestic and international wines. Dress for the weather, wear your walking shoes; we’ll provide a reusable wine goblet and your evening’s activities. Leisurely move through our beautiful garden and enjoy drink, food samplings, and the company of others who appreciate nature’s bounty.

Wine tasting includes:

12 tickets to taste. Choose from more than 60 wines during the evening
Take-home Holden wine glass sampler
Take-home bottle of wine, this year’s selection is Cellar #8
Tasty accompaniments from area restaurants including, Betty’s Bomb Ass Burgers, Bon Appe’tit, Chefs for Hire, Culinaire Pavane, Driftwood Catering, Great Lakes Cheese, Hunger Squad, Ianiro’s Imported Foods, Kirtland City Tavern, Food for Thought, Smokin’ Rock N Roll and The Olive and The Grape.

Jun
18
Sun
Woodland 5K @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Jun 18 @ 7:30 am

Challenge yourself on the Arboretum’s trails during our annual 5K. First 250 registrants receive a free race t-shirt.  An awards ceremony will follow the race. Registration fee includes complimentary admission to the Arboretum for the day. Advance registration is encouraged; deadline by June 17.

Dogs on leashes are welcome.

Jun
20
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances. 

Jun
27
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances. 

Jul
11
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances. 

Jul
15
Sat
Woodland Twilight Benefit @ Warren H. Corning Visitor Center
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Join us for Holden’s annual summer benefit. Enjoy a captivating evening celebrating summer with enticing cocktails, delectable cuisine and live music in the company of friends new and old.

Co-Chairs Lynn & Reg Shiverick

2017 Raffle

Try your luck in our amazing raffle. One winner will be chosen and will have their pick of one three amazing getaways. Learn more.

Jul
18
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances. 

Jul
25
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances. 

Aug
1
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances. 

Aug
8
Tue
Sounds of Summer Concert @ Gardner Lakeside Terrace
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for our popular garden concert series and enjoy the music of great local bands surrounded by the beauty of the Arboretum. This year, the concerts are moving to the George and Mary Gardner Lakeside Terrace on the shores of Corning Lake. Guest seating is on the lawn, so bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the spectacular view of the lake during the performance. This year’s concert series is made possible through the generous support of Gay and Edward Addicott. 

Concerts start at 7pm. Bring a picnic supper or purchase something to eat from our concert caterer. Due to the requirements of our liquor license, guests are not permitted to bring their own alcohol, but beer and wine will be on sale during the concert. See complete lineup of performances.