Special Events 2019

Wine, Wo(men) and Words

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
6:30 - 8 pm
Admission: $25 Per Person

Reenactor, Joe Strain, brings Montana’s favorite son, Charlie Russell, and his wife, Nancy “Mame” Russell to life. A former school teacher and docent at both the Sid Richardson Museum and The Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth, Mr. Strain brings to life the challenging upbringing and lives of these pioneers of both art and the West. 

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Spring Fling

Saturday, April 6, 2019
10a.m. to 3p.m.
Admission: $1 Per Person

Help us celebrate the arrival of a long-awaited spring season in the gardens at our annual “Spring Fling”! This popular event features talented people displaying, demonstrating and selling their unique arts and crafts, live music, food and tours through the house and gardens.

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Leonardo Pierdomenico

Artist in Residence – The Cliburn
Tuesday, April 30 
6p.m. performance

The Chandor Gardens Foundation in collaboration with The Cliburn in Fort Worth, hosts an evening with Italian pianist Leonardo Pierdomenico in the Great Room of the Chandor Gardens mansion.  Born in Pescara, Mr. Pierdomenico graduated from the Luisa D’Annunzio conservatory there, then studied at the Fiesole School of Music.  He won the 2011 Premio Venezia piano competition in Venice and was a semifinalist at the 2016 Queen Elizabeth Competition, and was named a fellow of the 2016 Music Academy of the West Festival in Santa Barbara.  He was awarded a medal for his artistic achievements by Italian President Giorgio Napolitano. 

Please call 817-613-1700 for ticket information.

Leonardo Pierdomenico

Autumn Art Walk

Sunday, October 20, 2019
12p.m. to 4p.m.
Admission: $1 Per Person

Join us at the Gardens as we usher in the fall season with our annual Autumn Art Walk! Area artists will be set up around the gardens demonstrating and selling a wide variety of their unique handmade artwork. Enjoy Live music, tasty food and tours of the house and gardens.


Autumn Art Walk 2019

Holiday Open House

Saturday, December 14, 2019
11a.m. to 7p.m.
Admission: FREE!

Chandor Gardens Annual Holiday Open House is held in conjunction with the Parker County Heritage Society's Candlelight Tour of Homes. The Mansion and Gardens are decorated for the Holiday and area choirs and musicians entertain throughout the day. Cookies and refreshments are served, and docents educate visitors on the history of the Gardens.

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  1. Karen Nantz

    Chandor Gardens Manager