Schedule

2017 Schedule of Events

Main Stage

11:00am – 11:15am

Welcome to Jazz Age on the Delaware from our Master of Ceremonies, Dandy Wellington

11:15am – 11:20am

A special welcome from Meg Sharp Walton, Executive Director of Glen Foerd

11:20am – 11:50am

Music by Dandy Wellington & His Band

11:50am – 11:55am

Dance Performance by The Minsky Sisters

12:00pm – 12:10pm

Vintage Dance Lesson by Lance Yunkin and Theresa Starceski

12:10pm – 12:40pm

Music by The Gin Canaries

12:40pm – 12:45pm

Dance Performance by The Ladybirds

1:00pm – 1:55pm

Music by Drew Nugent and the Midnight Society

1:55pm – 2:00pm

Dance Performance by Old City Sweethearts

2:00pm – 2:15pm

Vintage Dance Lesson by Lance Yunkin and Theresa Starceski

2:15pm – 2:45pm

Music by Dandy Wellington & His Band

2:45pm – 2:50pm

Dance Performance by The Minsky Sisters

2:50pm – 3:00pm

Contest Winners are announced

3:00pm – 3:05pm

Children’s Dance

3:05pm – 3:35pm

Music by The Gin Canaries

3:35pm – 3:40pm

Dance Performance by Old City Sweethearts

3:55pm – 5:00pm

Music by Drew Nugent and the Midnight Society with a guest performance by Dandy Wellington


Terrace Garden Stage and Riverside Lawn

11:00am – 5:00pm

Experience the talented wire walkers of Funicular Circus and try your balance on their beginner’s set-up

11:15am – 12:00pm

Music by Two-Beat Dames

12:15pm – 12:45pm

Dan Hauss, Vintage Magician

1:00pm – 1:45pm

Music by Bitters & Rye with a special performance by the Funicular Circus wire walkers

2:00pm – 2:45pm

Music by Two-Beat Dames

3:30pm – 4:00pm

Dan Hauss, Vintage Magician

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Music by Bitters & Rye with a special performance by the Funicular Circus wire walkers

11:00am – 5:00pm

Cigar Lounge – Relax and enjoy the river views at our Boat House cigar lounge.

11:00am – 5:00pm

Vintage Lawn Games – Play a game of croquet or badminton on our picturesque riverside lawn


Mansion Activities

11:00am – 2:00pm on the Mansion’s Front Porch

Pie Contest – Savory, sweet, best looking? Enter your favorite home made pie and go for the blue ribbon!

11:30am in the Mansion Dining Room

Dining Do’s and Don’ts by Michael Bufalino and Geoffrey Emerson Webster

11:30am by The Mansion’s Circle Driveway

Open Hive Talk with the Philadelphia Beekeeper’s Guild – Learn all about the honey bee and the upcoming Philadelphia Honey Festival.

1:00pm in the Mansion Drawing Room

Women’s Vintage Make-up Demo by Celebrity Stylist Jessica Saint

2:00pm in the Mansion Drawing Room

Dan Hauss, Vintage Magician

2:30pm by The Mansion’s Circle Driveway

Honey Extraction by the Philadelphia Beekeeper’s Guild – Learn all about the honey bee and the upcoming Philadelphia Honey Festival.

3:00pm in the Mansion Drawing Room

Women’s Vintage Hair Demo by Celebrity Stylist Jessica Saint

3:30pm in the Mansion Dining Room

Dining Do’s and Don’ts by Michael Bufalino and Geoffrey Emerson Webster

4:30pm by The Mansion’s Circle Driveway

Open Hive Talk with the Philadelphia Beekeeper’s Guild – Learn all about the honey bee and the upcoming Philadelphia Honey Festival.

11:00am – 5:00pm by The Mansion’s Circle Driveway

Speakeasy Science by The Franklin Institute – Visit with the “doctors” of the Franklin Institute and they’ll prescribe the perfect tincture for your ailments.

11:00am – 5:00pm on the Mansion’s Sun Porch

Men’s Club Barbershop – Have an old fashion barber experience with the perfect shave or a new cut. Cash only please.

11:00am – 5:00pm by The Mansion’s Circle Driveway

Antique Auto Photo-Op – Get your photo taken with an award winning 1925 Model T Roadster owned by Jon Iocco.


Main Stage Garden House

11:00am – 2:00pm

Men’s and Women’s Vintage Fashion Contest – Do you have what it takes to be the Most Fashionable Flapper or Dapper Gent?

11:00am – 5:00pm

Commonwealth Pictures – “Aaaaaand Action!” Be part of the golden age of film. Perhaps you’ll be the next Greta Garbo or Buster Keaton!