Sun Trolley’s Sponsor Bonnet House Museum & Gardens Start the Year with Concerts Under The Stars


Fort Lauderdale, FL, December 6, 2017… The 22nd season of Concerts Under the Stars, one of Fort Lauderdale’s most popular music series, marks its thrilling debut on the third week of January at Bonnet House Museum & Gardens. Come enjoy the finest young musicians in South Florida showcasing their talents at the Young Artist Music Series, starting with a performance by the University of Miami Frost Opera Theater from 7 pm to 9 pm on Thursday, January 18. The exciting new season continues with presentations on February 15 by Florida Atlantic University, followed by Lynn University String Quartet on March 15, and culminates with a performance by the Dillard Center for the Arts Jazz Ensemble on April 5.

The Young Artist Music series, initially conceived as a community outreach program, has become one of Bonnet House’s most anticipated, successful and treasured programs. Each evening’s activities take place in and around the colorful and fascinating house, one of our nation’s most popular historic estates, with the concerts taking place on the veranda, under South Florida’s beautiful starry skies. All the evening’s activities begin at 7 pm.

Individual tickets for this long-awaited 22nd Anniversary Season start at $35 per performance for members and $40 per performance for non-members. Accentuating the great value of a musical series that has been called “quite possibly the best entertainment deal in town,” the price of admission also includes wine, cookies and coffee for each performance. Bonnet House is located at 900 North Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304.

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About Bonnet House Museum & Gardens: Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is a 35-acre, 1930s era estate located on Fort Lauderdale Beach.  Bonnet House is open for public tours six days per week, year round and offers an array of cultural and education programs for schools, adults and families. Music students from nearby universities and opera companies gain experience through their performances in the estate’s annual Concerts Under the Stars, while orchid enthusiasts have an opportunity to see and buy an exclusive selection of orchids during the Bonnet House Orchid Festival.  Art exhibits by regional artists round out the museum’s cultural programming.  Bonnet House’s membership program includes an annual admission pass, and the estate is also available for exclusive private rental for weddings, parties and special events. The mission of Bonnet House Museum & Gardens is to preserve the unique historic estate of Frederic and Evelyn Bartlett.  Through enjoyable and enriching cultural experiences, the museum connects today’s community to the Bartletts’ architectural, artistic and environmental legacy.