Garden Tour to Support Thornden Park!

The Thornden Park Association will be holding their 22nd annual Garden Tour on Sunday, June 15th, 2014, rain or shine, and will feature unique gardens and their designers throughout the Syracuse University neighborhood. The day of the tour, tickets may be purchased starting at 12:00 PM, on sale for $10. at the Field House in […]

Chili, chili, chili!

What more can we say?  With temperatures across the nation hitting all time lows, how else to beat back the chill than a chili cook-off?  With the Syracuse Winterfest, Feb.13 to Feb. 23, 2014 just around the corner, it’s time to show ol’ man winter that we’re made of stronger stuff around these parts.  Not […]

Thanksgiving Thoughts and Things to Do

The preparation, the anticipation, and the safe arrival of travelers from near and far sets the mood for our much loved Thanksgiving holiday.  Whether you are the host, or being hosted, the sharing of this special, traditional meal is treasured by all. Family, friends, food and football — it doesn’t get much better than that. […]

City Gardens Inspire and Raise Money

Thornden Park is one of Syracuse’s jewels – and if you’ve never visited the park, strolled through the Mills Rose Garden or watched Shakespeare performed in the Amphitheatre then you are truly missing out on what a city green-space is all about.  From the laughter of children swimming in the pool to the scent of […]

Thornden Park Chili Bowl Festival – February 18th

In just a few weeks, The Thornden Park Association will be holding its annual Chili Bowl Festival, now in its 10th year!  Mark your calendar for Saturday February 18th between 12-4.  Four varieties of freshly made-from-scratch chili will be available to warm you up at the Thornden Park Field House.  Chili is $3 by the […]