Old Westbury Gardens


.04/20/2024 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens Spring Dog Festival

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens Spring Dog Festival!

Sat., April 20th, DELAYED START: 1 P.M.
Old Westbury, NY 11768

Please Note: Because of the rain we are delaying the start of our LI-DOG Pack Walk at OWG until 1 PM this afternoon. Please join us for one of our favorite events of the season–our LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens during their Spring Dog Festival! On our Pack Walk we’ll spend an hour touring the grounds of this magnificent estate. After the Pack Walk, stick around and enjoy the Festival with booths and exhibits from rescues, animal advocacy organizations like LI-DOG, and vendors of doggy goodies and gear. The Festival runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens!


04/20/2024 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens Spring Dog Festival

 

 

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens Spring Dog Festival!

 

Saturday, April 20th, DELAYED START: 1 PM

LI-DOG Pack Walk April 2023

71 Old Westbury Road

Old Westbury, NY 11568

(Google Map)

How to Find Us: Look for the blue LI-DOG tent

PLEASE NOTE: Because of the rain this morning, we are delaying the start of our LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens until 1 PM Saturday.

One of our favorite Pack Walk/Events of the season is back this April 20th when Old Westbury Gardens opens the grounds of this beautiful estate to people with dogs for their Spring Dog Festival!

Starting at 11 a.m. on the 20th, please join us for an LI-DOG Pack Walk™ as we spend an hour on a guided walk of the beautiful, English-themed splendor of Old Westbury Gardens. There’ll be plenty of spring’s flowering treasures for our eyes and our fur babies’ noses to enjoy!

Our walk is almost all on flat ground and there are opportunities to shorten the walk for those who wish to do so. Make sure to bring poop bags–as clean-up is a must! — and bring your camera as there are many beautiful photo opportunities on the grounds.

Our LI-DOG Pack Walk™ takes place during Old Westbury Gardens’ Spring Dog Festival. Make sure to stick around after the Pack Walk and enjoy the festival with booths and exhibits from rescues, animal advocacy organizations including LI-DOG, and vendors of doggie goodies and gear. The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the 20th.

On Sunday, the 21st, Old Westbury Gardens welcomes pups again as part of their Dog-Friendly Weekend with the same hours as Saturday, but no vendors will be present.

Please make sure to register for our LI-DOG Pack Walk™—it’s free! Just look for our blue tent to sign in. Registrants for the Pack Walk will have the opportunity to donate to LI-DOG for a chance to win a raffle basket full of doggie toys and treats. Proceeds support LI-DOG’s work to gain more access to public parks and beaches for Long Island dog owners and their dogs.

Dogs must be on-leash at all times when visiting the Gardens and are not allowed in any buildings on the grounds. Please no retractable leashes when on the Pack Walk as the dogs may become entangled.

Dogs are NOT allowed in the Walled Garden and please do not let them trample the beautiful daffodils.

Except for Old Westbury Gardens members and library pass holders, all entrance tickets to the Gardens must be purchased in advance through their website. OWG members simply need to show their membership card upon arrival.

Old Westbury Gardens – Ticket Purchase

OWG admission fees are $15 for adults; $13 for seniors (62 and over) and Full-time students with a valid ID and $8 children ages 7-17. OWG members, children 6 and under, and four-legged visitors are free!

To RSVP for the LI-DOG Pack Walk, go to:

LI-DOG on Meetup

LI-DOG on Facebook

or email lidog_news@yahoo.com

For more Info about Old Westbury Gardens: Email info@oldwestburygardens.org or visit Old Westbury Gardens. Once there click on “Exhibitions/Events” and then “2024 Calendar of Events” for event details and a wonderful overview of their other spring events and programs.

Directions: Please note when using your GPS, enter the full address 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY 11568

In the event of inclement weather, please check our Meetup or Facebook group as we will post weather-related changes by 9:30am Saturday morning. If there is no announcement, the Pack Walk is on!

We look forward to seeing you and your dogs at Old Westbury Gardens on Sat., April 20th!


11/5/2023 – Fall Dog Festival at Old Westbury Gardens

 

Dog-Friendly Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens

 

Sat. and Sun., Nov. 4th and 5th, 10 AM – 6 PM

Dog Festival and Costume Contest, Sun., Nov. 5th ONLY

71 Old Westbury Rd., Old Westbury, NY

(Google Maps)

Bring your dog to Old Westbury Gardens the weekend of Nov. 4th and 5th for an invigorating walk on the grounds of this beautiful estate.

On Sunday, Nov. 5th Old Westbury Gardens is hosting a Fall Dog Festival with doggie vendors and animal advocacy organizations on site with booths.

Also, on Sunday, OWG is hosting a costume contest and parade, with prizes, starting at 3 p.m. You must register at the map stand by 2:30 pm to join the parade.

Please remember, while visiting the gardens, dogs must be on-leash at all times.

Tickets to gain admission to Old Westbury Gardens must be purchased IN ADVANCE from OWG’s website. No tickets will be sold at the admissions booth.

OWG Members do not need to buy advance tickets. They need to simply present their valid membership card to the admissions staff.

OWG admission fees are $15 for adults; $13 for seniors (62 and over) and students with valid ID, and $8 for children ages 7-17. OWG members, children 6 and under, and four-legged visitors are FREE.

For more info about Old Westbury Gardens: Email info@oldwestburygardens.org or visit the Old Westbury Gardens website and click on “our Daily Calendar” for event details and an overview of their other fall events and programs.

 

 


LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens

Sunday, Oct. 29th, 11 AM – Noon Cancelled Due to Rain
Dog-Friendly Weekend at OWG
The Fall Dog Festival,costume contest and parade [BUT NOT THE PACKWALK] are Rescheduled–Sat. and Sun., Nov. 4th and 5th, 10 AM to 6 PM
Old Westbury, NY

Because of rain, Old Westbury Gardens has rescheduled their Fall Dog-Friendly Weekend to Nov. 4th and 5th. LI-DOG is hosting our own big Howl-o-Ween Pawty & Fundraiser at The Pine Grove Inn on the 5th, so we have to cancel our LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens. For more information, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens.  

 


10/29/2023 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens 2023

 

Cancelled Due to Rain

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens!

Sunday, October 29th, 11 AM – Noon

Cancelled Due to Rain and Scheduling Conflict

Dog-Friendly Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens

The Fall Dog Festival,costume contest and parade [BUT NOT THE PACKWALK] are Rescheduled to Sat. and Sun., Nov. 4th and 5th, 10 AM – 6 PM

71 Old Westbury Rd.

Old Westbury, NY

(Google Maps)

Because of the forecast for rain, Old Westbury Gardens has rescheduled their Fall Dog-Friendly Weekend to Sat. and Sunday, Nov. 4th and 5th. Because LI-DOG is hosting its own Howl-o-Ween Pawty and Fundraiser at The Pine Grove Inn on Sunday, the 5th, we have to cancel our LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens.

OWG is still hosting a Fall Dog Festival and costume contest and parade on Sun., Nov. 5th, starting at 3 p.m. (You must register at the map stand by 2:30 pm to join the parade).

For admission prices and more information about OWG’s events, go to the Old Westbury Gardens website.


.04/15/2023 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at OWG Spring Dog Festival

LI-DOG Pack Walk at OWG’s Spring Dog Festival!

Sat., April 15th, 11 AM – Noon
Old Westbury Gardens, NY

Please join LI-DOG on Sat., April 15th as we tour the beautiful, English-themed grounds of Old Westbury Gardens during their Spring Dog Festival. The walk is almost all on flat ground and will take about an hour. Make sure to stick around after our Pack Walk and enjoy the Spring Dog Festival with booths and exhibits from rescues, animal-advocacy organizations like LI-DOG, and vendors of doggy goodies and gear. For more information, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens! 


04/15/2023 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at OWG Spring Dog Festival

 

 

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens’ Spring Dog Festival!

 

LI-DOG Spring 2019 Pack Walk

Saturday, April 15th, 11 AM to 12 PM

Old Westbury Gardens

71 Old Westbury Rd

Old Westbury, NY 11568

(Google Map)

How to find us: Look for the blue LI-DOG tent!

On Saturday, April 15th at 11 a.m., please join LI-DOG as we spend a delightful hour on a guided tour of the beautiful, English-themed splendor of Old Westbury Gardens. There’ll be plenty of spring’s horticultural treasures for our eyes and our fur babies’ noses to enjoy!

Our walk is almost all on flat ground and there are opportunities to shorten the walk for those who wish to do so. Make sure to bring poop bags–as clean-up is a must! — and bring your camera as there are many beautiful photo opportunities on the grounds.

Our LI-DOG Pack Walk™ takes place during Old Westbury Gardens’ Spring Dog Festival. Make sure to stick around after the Pack Walk and enjoy the Festival with booths and exhibits from rescues, animal advocacy organizations including LI-DOG, and vendors of doggie goodies and gear. The Festival runs from 10 am to 6pm on the 15th, with the last ticket sold for 4pm on Sat.

On Sun., the 16th, Old Westbury Gardens will be welcoming your pup also–as part of their Dog-Friendly Weekend–with the same hours as Saturday, but no vendors will be present.

Please make sure to register for our LI-DOG Pack Walk™—it’s free! Registrants for the Pack Walk will have the opportunity to donate to LI-DOG for a chance to win a raffle basket full of doggie toys and treats. Proceeds support LI-DOG’s work to gain more access to public parks and beaches for Long Island dog owners and their dogs.

Dogs must be on-leash at all times when visiting the Gardens and are not allowed in any buildings on the grounds. Please no retractable leashes when on the Pack Walk as the dogs may become entangled. Dogs are also NOT allowed in the Walled Garden.

Entrance tickets to Old Westbury Gardens must be purchased in advance through their website at Old Westbury Gardens – Ticket Purchase

OWG admission fees are $15 for adults; $13 for seniors (62 and over) and full-time students with a valid ID; and $8 for children ages 7-17. OWG members, children 6 and under, and four-legged visitors are free!

Note: All tickets, except for Old Westbury Gardens Members and library pass holders, must be purchased in advance.

For more info about Old Westbury Gardens, email: info@oldwestburygardens.org or visit Old Westbury Gardens on the web. Once there click on “Exhibitions/Events” and then “2023 Calendar of Events” for event details and a wonderful overview of their other Spring events and programs.

To RSVP for the LI-DOG Pack Walk, go to:

LI-DOG on Meetup

LI-DOG on Facebook

or email events@lidog.org

Directions: Please note when using your GPS, enter the full address 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY 11568.

In the event of inclement weather, please check our Meetup or Facebook group as we will post any weather-related changes by 9:30 AM Saturday morning. If there is no announcement, the Pack Walk is on!

We look forward to seeing you and your dogs at Old Westbury Gardens on Sat., April 15th!

 


.10/30/2022 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens

Sun., Oct. 30th, 11 AM – Noon
Old Westbury Gardens, NY

Please join LI-DOG for our October Pack Walk™ at beautiful Old Westbury Gardens on Sunday, Oct. 30th. On our Pack Walk™, you and your dog will get to explore this large estate, which features woodlands, fields, ponds and beautiful gardens. Our Pack Walk™ takes place during OWG’s always popular Dog Days, dog-friendly weekend, on Sat. and Sun., Oct. 29th and 30th. On Sunday, the 30th, OWG is also hosting a big dog costume contest and parade with prizes. For details, go to LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens.


10/30/2022 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens 2022

 

 

 

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens!

Sunday, October 30th, 11 AM – Noon

 

Dog Days at Old Westbury Gardens

Sat. and Sun., Oct. 29th and 30th, 10 AM – 6 PM

71 Old Westbury Rd, Old Westbury, NY

(Google Maps)

How to find us: Look for LI-DOG’s Blue Tent!

Crisp fall air, pumpkin spice, apple cider, and Halloween costumes—celebrate all the fun of autumn with your best furry friend during Dog Days at Old Westbury Gardens, on Sat. and Sun., Oct. 29th and 30th! Leashed dogs are welcome throughout the grounds, except for the Walled Garden, during this special dog-friendly weekend.

On Sunday, Oct. 30th, please join LI-DOG for an LI-DOG Pack Walk™—a group on-leash dog walk—as you and your dog explore the woodland trails, lakeside grounds, and beautiful lawns of this magnificent 200-acre estate. Our Pack Walk at OWG will take about 45 minutes and is almost all on flat ground. There are opportunities to shorten the walk as well.

Please be at our table by 10:30 a.m. to sign in for the Pack Walk.

Registrants for our Pack Walk will have the opportunity to donate $5 or $10 to LI-DOG for a chance to win our raffle. Proceeds from the raffle support LI-DOG’s work to open local parks and beaches to our four-legged family members.

Please make sure to bring poop bags–as clean-up is a must!–and bring your camera as there are many beautiful photo opportunities on the grounds.

Once again, Old Westbury Gardens is inviting doggie vendors, rescue groups, and animal advocacy organizations like LI-DOG to set up booths that weekend. LI-DOG will set up on Sunday, the 30th. Also, on Sunday there’ll be a big costume contest and parade, with prizes, starting at 3 p.m. (You must register at the map stand by 2:30 pm to join the parade).

While visiting the gardens, dogs must be on-leash at all times, please no RETRACTABLE leashes, and they are not allowed in any buildings on the grounds. Please also keep them from walking on the flowers.

Tickets to gain admission to Old Westbury Gardens must be purchased IN ADVANCE from the Old Westbury Gardens website. No tickets will be sold at the admissions booth. Tickets are good from arrival time until closing time.

OWG Members do not need to buy advance tickets. They need to simply present their valid membership card to the admissions staff.

OWG admission fees are $14 for adults; $12 for seniors (62 and over) and students with valid ID, and $8 for children ages 7-17. OWG members, children 6 and under, and four-legged visitors are FREE.

For more info about Old Westbury Gardens: Email info@oldwestburygardens.org (vendors and rescue groups encouraged to sign-up!) or visit the Old Westbury Gardens website  and click on “our Daily Calendar” for event details and a wonderful overview of their other fall events and programs.

To RSVP for the LI-DOG Pack Walk™, go to:

LI-DOG on Meetup

LI-DOG on Facebook

or email us at lidog_news@yahoo.com

***In the event of inclement weather, please check our website, Meetup or Facebook groups as we will post any weather-related changes by 10 AM Sunday morning. If there is no announcement, the Pack Walk is on!***

We hope to see you and your dogs at Old Westbury Gardens on Sunday, Oct. 30th!

 


10/24/2021 – LI-DOG Pack Walk at Old Westbury Gardens 2021

 

 

LI-DOG 2019 Pack Walk Photo Credit: Joann Garguola

LI-DOG Pack Walk™ at Old Westbury Gardens!

Sun., Oct. 24th, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Dog Friendly Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens

Sat. and Sun., Oct. 23rd and 24th, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Old Westbury Gardens

71 Old Westbury Rd · Old Westbury, NY

(Google Maps) 

How to find us:  Look for LI-DOG’s Blue Tent!

Crisp fall air, pumpkin spice, apple cider, and Halloween costumes—celebrate all the fun of autumn with Fido during Dog-Friendly Days at Old Westbury Gardens, Sat. and Sun., Oct. 23rd and 24th.

Enjoy the Gardens with your fur baby all weekend long from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Then, on Sunday, Oct. 24th, join LI-DOG for an LI-DOG Pack Walk™—a group on-leash dog walk–through the grounds of this beautiful 200-acre estate. Our Oct. Pack WalkTM  will allow you and your dog to explore the woodland trails, lakeside grounds, and beautiful lawns of this magnificent estate. It will take about 45 minutes and is almost all on flat ground. There are opportunities to shorten the walk as well.

Please be at our table by 11 a.m. on Sunday to sign in for the Pack Walk. Registrants for our Pack Walk will have the opportunity to donate $5 or $10 to LI-DOG for a chance to win a raffle basket generously donated by Earth Bath and Glo-marr Pet Products. Proceeds from the raffle support LI-DOG’s work to open local parks and beaches to our four-legged family members.

Please make sure to bring poop bags–as clean-up is a must!–and bring your camera as there are many beautiful photo opportunities on the grounds.

Once again, Old Westbury Gardens is inviting doggie vendors, rescue groups, and animal advocacy organizations to set up booths that weekend. LI-DOG will set up on Sunday, the 24th. Also, on Sunday there’ll be a big costume contest and parade starting at 3 p.m. (You must register by 2:30pm to join the parade).

While visiting the gardens, dogs must be on-leash at all times, please no RETRACTABLE leashes, and they are not allowed in any buildings on the grounds. Please also keep them from walking on the flowers.

Tickets to gain admission to Old Westbury Gardens must be purchased IN ADVANCE from OWG’s website. No tickets will be sold at the admissions booth. Tickets are good from arrival time until closing time.

OWG admission fees are $14 for adults; $12 for seniors (over 62) and students with valid ID, and $8 for children ages 7-17. OWG members, children 6 and under, and four-legged visitors are FREE.

Old Westbury Garden members do NOT need to buy advance tickets. They need to simply present their valid membership card to the admissions staff.

For more info about Old Westbury Gardens: Email info@oldwestburygardens.org (vendors and rescue groups encouraged to sign-up!) or visit Old Westbury Gardens website and click on Visit to get the Daily Calendar for event details and a wonderful overview of their other fall events and programs.

To RSVP for the LI-DOG Pack WalkTM, go to:

LI-DOG on Meetup

LI-DOG on Facebook

or email us at lidog_news@yahoo.com

*In the event of inclement weather, please check our Meetup or Facebook Group as we will post any weather-related changes by 10 AM Sunday morning.*

We hope to see you and your dogs at Old Westbury Gardens on the 24th!