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Food Truck Extravaganza - POSTPONED

Sat August 24 at 5:00 PM

Saturday August 24 2019 05:00 PM

Our Food Truck Extravaganza postponed until 2020. Please watch our website for the new 2020 date.

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Scavenger Hunt

Sun September 01 at 2:00 PM

Sunday September 01 2019 02:00 PM

Does your child like to explore the natural world around them? Would they like to play on the estate as the Worthington children did?

Join us for a Scavenger Hunt at Adena Mansion and Gardens. The scavenger hunt will give kids the opportunity to explore the Worthington Estate more in depth, while learning about history.

Scavenger Hunt at Adena will be held on Sunday, Sept 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Reservations are required and admission is free (all children must have an adult chaperon). For reservations or information, please call 740-772-1500, email info@adenamansion.com.

FREE EVENT

NO TICKET OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Art with Skip

Sat September 07 at 12:00 PM

Saturday September 07 2019 12:00 PM

Local Chillicothe artist Skip Hathaway will offer an art class for children of all ages. The classes will begin at 12:00 pm and will take place at the Education Center. Children of all ages are welcome to attend this event, which is offered at no cost. Art supplies will be provided and children must be accompanied by an adult chaperone.

FREE EVENT

NO TICKET OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Murder Mystery Dinner - Friday - SOLD OUT

Fri September 13 at 5:30 PM

Friday September 13 2019 05:30 PM

September 13, 14 and 15, Adena Mansion and Gardens will once again become the place to hone your skills as a rookie crime solver in an entertaining atmosphere filled with great food and a mystery. This year's mystery, “The Tenants’ Deception” is an all new original production written and directed by Delmar Burkitt.

The grounds open at 5:30pm and the mystery will begin at 6:00pm. After you gather your clues, dinner will follow at approximately 7:00pm. Tickets are available at $50 per person for AMGS members (promo code AMGS2019) and $55 for non-members. Admission includes both the mystery and the dinner. Prizes will be awarded each evening at the conclusion of the program.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Murder Mystery Dinner- Saturday - SOLD OUT

Sat September 14 at 5:30 PM

Saturday September 14 2019 05:30 PM

September 13, 14 and 15, Adena Mansion and Gardens will once again become the place to hone your skills as a rookie crime solver in an entertaining atmosphere filled with great food and a mystery. This year's mystery, “The Tenants’ Deception” is an all new original production written and directed by Delmar Burkitt.

The grounds open at 5:30pm and the mystery will begin at 6:00pm. After you gather your clues, dinner will follow at approximately 7:00pm. Tickets are available at $50 per person for AMGS members (promo code AMGS2019) and $55 for non-members. Admission includes both the mystery and the dinner. Prizes will be awarded each evening at the conclusion of the program.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Murder Mystery Dinner- Sunday - SOLD OUT

Sun September 15 at 5:30 PM

Sunday September 15 2019 05:30 PM

September 13, 14 and 15, Adena Mansion and Gardens will once again become the place to hone your skills as a rookie crime solver in an entertaining atmosphere filled with great food and a mystery. This year's mystery, “The Tenants’ Deception” is an all new original production written and directed by Delmar Burkitt.

The grounds open at 5:30pm and the mystery will begin at 6:00pm. After you gather your clues, dinner will follow at approximately 7:00pm. Tickets are available at $50 per person for AMGS members (promo code AMGS2019) and $55 for non-members. Admission includes both the mystery and the dinner. Prizes will be awarded each evening at the conclusion of the program.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Halloween Storytime

Sun October 06 at 2:00 PM

Sunday October 06 2019 02:00 PM

Join Skip Hathaway on Sunday, October 6 at 2pm for Tall Tales, Myths and Legends.

This event is offered at no cost. Children of all ages are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult.

FREE EVENT

NO TICKET OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Open Hearth Cooking - TICKETS GO ON SALE SEPTEMBER 1, 2019

Sun October 13 at 2:00 PM

Sunday October 13 2019 02:00 PM

What would it have been like to cook over an open fire every day? Come out to Adena for Open Hearth Cooking, with volunteer Jim Bost, and find out.

Guests will see a demonstration in the Tenant House of how food was cooked in the time of the Worthington’s, and will get to sample the finished product.

Open Hearth Cooking at Adena will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Reservations are required with pre-paid admission of $5 per guest (space is limited). For reservations or information, please call 740-772-1500, email info@adenamansion.com.

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Rug Braiding - REGISTRATION OPENS SEPTEMBER 22,2019

Sun October 20 at 2:00 PM

Sunday October 20 2019 02:00 PM

Have you ever wondered how beautiful braided rugs were made in the 19th century? Come out to Adena for Rug Braiding, with volunteer Skip Hathaway, and find out.

Guests will see a demonstration in the Tenant House of how tenants made braided rugs back in the time of the Worthington’s.

Rug Braiding at Adena will be held on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Reservations are required (space is limited). For additional information, please call 740-772-1500, email info@adenamansion.com

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Volunteer Recognition Banquet

Wed October 23 at 5:30 PM

Wednesday October 23 2019 05:30 PM

AMGS Volunteers, join us to celebrate 2019!
October 23, 2019 at 5:30pm
Adena Mansion & Gardens - Visitor Center
R. S. V. P. online - email info@adenamansion.com - 740-772-1500

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Scrapbooking Crop

Fri November 01 at 9:00 AM

Friday November 01 2019 09:00 AM

Do you find yourself constantly interrupted when trying to scrapbook at home? Adena Mansion and Gardens has the solution for you! Join us for 12 peaceful hours and scrap those wonderful memories of families, friends, vacations, and more. November 1, 2019 and November 2, 2019 at the Adena Mansion and Gardens Visitor Center. Each session lasts from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

We provide lunch dinner and snacks, enabling you to concentrate on your scrapbooking skills! Not only will you be set up with a personal six-foot table, but you will have electrical and Wi-Fi access.

Participating vendors will be on hand with interesting booths, and everyone will receive a welcome gift and be eligible for door prizes. The cost for each attendee is $ 100.00 for both sessions (ENTER PROMO CODE CROP2019) or $55.00 per session. Reservations and advance payment is required, and can be made online or you may mail you request and payment to Adena Mansion and Gardens, 847 Adena Road, Chillicothe, OH 45601.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Holidays at Adena

Sat December 07 at 10:00 AM

Saturday December 07 2019 10:00 AM

Step back 200 years into the home of the Worthington family for a special holiday tour. Celebrate the holidays at “Holidays at Adena."

Adena Mansion and Gardens will be decorated in 19th century yuletide splendor and will sure put you in the holiday spirit! While Adena is closed for the winter season, we re-open for the holidays for two weekends only. Guided tours of the beautifully decorated mansion will be offered every half hour beginning at 10:30 am with the last tour at 3:00 pm.

Our Saturday, December 14th and Sunday December 15th tour features “Christmas with the Worthington Family,” interpreted by youth volunteers.

The Tenant House will be decorated to reflect the German traditions brought to Adena by many of the indentured servants who worked here. Visitors will find a Christmas tree, handmade decorations and offerings of German cookies and mulled cider which will reflect the heritage of the immigrants. There will be craft activities for children.

At the Visitor’s Center, live entertainment and refreshments will be offered. Reproduction children’s toys, books, holiday decorations, books and other unique items will be available for sale at the Adena gift shop. Elsewhere on the grounds, horse and carriage rides will be offered at an additional charge.

Admission to Holidays is $10 for adults; $5 for children. AMGS members use promo code HOLIDAYS2019. You may purchase your tickets at the door on the day of the event, or by calling 740-772-1500, or online.

During Children’s Weekend, December, 14 and 15, one child for each adult paying admission will be admitted free of charge.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Wreath Workshop - TICKETS GO ON SALE OCTOBER 16, 2019

Sat December 07 at 10:30 AM

Saturday December 07 2019 10:30 AM

Come decorate a wreath for the holidays! Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Adena Mansion and Gardens Visitor Center.

We provide the evergreen wreath as well as natural materials gathered from the grounds of Adena Mansion & Gardens. You may also bring personal mementos to decorate your wreath.

The cost is $35 per person. Space is limited. The session is from 10:30am-4:00pm.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Wreath Workshop - TICKETS GO ON SALE OCTOBER 16, 2019

Sun December 08 at 10:30 AM

Sunday December 08 2019 10:30 AM

Come decorate a wreath for the holidays! Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Adena Mansion and Gardens Visitor Center.

We provide the evergreen wreath as well as natural materials gathered from the grounds of Adena Mansion & Gardens. You may also bring personal mementos to decorate your wreath.

The cost is $35 per person. Space is limited. The session is from 10:30am-4:00pm.

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**

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Storytime with St. Nicholas at Holidays at Adena

Sat December 14 at 11:00 AM

Saturday December 14 2019 11:00 AM

Boys and Girls....St. Nicholas is coming to town! Or Adena Mansion that is!
December 14, 2019 at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm

Admission is $10 adult, $5 children (12 and under) AMGS members use promo code (HOLIDAYS2019). Don’t forget that on the 14th and 15th every paying adult gets a child (12 and under) in free!

You may purchase online or at the door on day of event.

Come out and celebrate the holidays with us!

**NO REFUNDS, ALL SALES ARE FINAL**