Geneva, NY: This summer the Geneva Historical Society is again hosting a free concert series on the lawn at Rose Hill Mansion. For three Sundays, the grounds will be alive with music and fun. Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy an evening of music to end a summer weekend in the Finger Lakes.
The series will again kick off with a Father's Day performance by Agonal Rhythm on Sunday, June 16 at 5 p.m. The "Finger Lakes Funnest Party Band" is comprised mostly of medical professionals who perform classic rock and roll, disco, and rhythm and blues.
On Sunday, July 21, The 3 of Us featuring Jim Richmond, Diana Jacobs, and Dave Kuykendall will bring rhythm and blues, funk and rock to the site. Rebecca Colleen and the Chore Lads conclude the series on Sunday, August 18, performing a variety of acoustic, folk, country, gospel and blue grass music. The concerts are free and open to the public.
The concerts are supported in part by the Nelson B. Delavan Foundation. All concerts begin at 5 p.m. The last regular tour of Rose Hill Mansion will run at 3:30 p.m. on concert days. There will be no house tours during the concerts. The Carriage House Gift Shop will be open during the performances.
Rose Hill Mansion is located at 3373 Route 96A, about a mile south of Routes 5&20, near Geneva, New York.
Rose Hill is administered by the Geneva Historical Society at 543 South Main Street, Geneva, New York. For more information about the concert series or Rose Hill Mansion 315-789-3848, or visit our website at www.genevahistoricalsociety.com.