What a great way to ease into fall. Get ready for an evening of oohs and aahs as Longwood Gardens presents spectacular fireworks and fountains shows guaranteed to make your summer memorable. There are only two left this season so don’t wait. Come for a visit at Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast which is only a 15-20 minute drive from the gardens. The last two shows promise to be memorable. Ausut 14, 2010 will feature The Beatles. Relive the British Invation and celebrate one of the most popular groups of all time.
September 5 is the Gershwin Gala. Enjoy the unforgettable works of George Gershwin come to life including selections from An American in Paris, Porgy & Bess, and Rhapsody in Blue. If you haven’t been to the Brandywine Valley or haven’t been recently, there are a multitude of attractions for you to enjoy in addition to Longwood Gardens. There is Winterthur, a DuPont Country Estate, the Brandywine River Museum (home of 3 generations of Wyeths plus other celebrated Brandywine Valley artists) the Barnes Museum, Hagley and lots of antique shops. All are within a 15-40 minute drive from Hamanassett.