The Whirl
Plan ahead to join us in 2023!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 9, 2023!



A magical night in the Historic Village awaits! With a farm-to-table meal, live music, auctions, a wine pull, and more – come celebrate the Museum. Funds support GCV&M’s daily work educating, entertaining, exhibiting art, exploring nature, telling stories, and bringing history to life. 

Thank you for making such an amazing event possible, we hope you will join us this year!

The Evening’s Program

5 – 6 p.m.: Cocktails & Silent Auction display on the Village Square.

6:15 – 7:30 p.m.: Enjoy a fall harvest dinner, prepared by Root Catering, in one of our historical buildings or gardens. Seating is available for dining groups of two to ten people.

7:45 – 8:30 p.m.: Dessert & Live Auction in the Village Square.

8:45 p.m.: Before you leave, take a tour of the lantern-lit Village and visit our After Party Lounge.


Thank you to our 2022 Sponsors!


2022 Lead Sponsor:


2022 Village Square Sponsor:


2022 Thompson Tavern Sponsors:


2022 Schoolhouse Sponsors:


2022 Tollhouse Sponsors:


In-Kind Sponsors:

Thank you to our 2022 Table Patrons!


Armbruster Capital Management, Inc.

Terry & Terryl Butwid

C.P. Ward

Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co.

Marion Clement

Nana & Patrick Duffy

Peter & Gail Greendyke

Megan Henry Stuart

Alisa & William Hoy

Livingston Associates

Nixon Peabody, LLP

Power & Construction Group, Inc.

Bill & Lucia Shaw

Bethany & Justin Stevens

Gayle & Bob Stiles

Susan van der Stricht

Andy Villa & Lindsey Ames

Visit Rochester

Jerry Walter & Dianne Bills

Philip & Anne Wehrheim



Spend the night just down the road from the Museum!

Traveling to visit for the Whirl or want a little vacation? Stay the night and get 10% off a at the beautiful Genesee Country Inn, right down the street from the Museum.