Holiday Open Houses
Registration begins noon on October 30, 2019.
Open Houses are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on specified days when the residence is decorated for the holidays. Please note that guests who register for the noon time slot must be on the grounds by
Sincere appreciation is extended to
Chris Endris & Debi DeLorenzo, NJ Garden Club Decor Co-Chairs
The Garden Club of New Jersey
for donating their time and expertise to decorate Drumthwacket for the 2019 holiday season:
2019 Club Participants
Allentown Garden Club
Bernardsville Garden Club
Essex Fells Garden Club
Greater Woodbury Garden Club
Keyport Garden Club
Mountain Lakes Garden Club
Seaweeders Garden Club
Warren Garden Club
West Trenton Garden Club
Recognition is also extended to Drumthwacket’s volunteer Master Gardeners who decorate Olden House, the 1759 farmhouse on the property; the Drumthwacket Docents who greet countless visitors each holiday season; Jeff Haines, Fine Art Committee Chair and Drumthwacket Trustee for sharing his expertise and guidance; Eclipse Events, Bernardsville, NJ for lighting the exterior facade; and Baumley Nursery for providing the beautiful trees and wreaths, and donating the boxwoods in the front urns.
REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS: The residence is open during the end-year holidays on select dates. All guests including children age 3+ must register in advance. Please note, if you are registering for the noon entrance time, you must arrive by 11:45 a.m. in order to be allowed admittance. For security purposes, registration closes at 1 pm the day prior. Complimentary parking is available on site. The format of the tour is unguided but there are Docents present in every room to answer questions. NOTE: The quantity (Qty) field during registration permits a maximum of 20 registrations at a time. If you have more than 20 guests in your party, complete the registration for the first twenty guests and then repeat the registration process for the additional guests. The person registering the group will be listed as the primary contact person, and you will receive an email confirmation for your group. Only use your email once or you will receive an equivalent number of e-mail confirmations. It is not necessary to bring the confirmation receipt on the day of your visit.