Mohonk has long been a destination for artists who find inspiration in the unparalleled beauty of its surroundings and the founding family’s dedication to serving mind, body, and spirit. Curated by 4th generation Smiley family member, Maria Guralnik, the summer Festival of the Arts, provides an opportunity for guests to experience a wide range of outstanding artists and entertainers.
Featuring live performances every evening from our historic Parlor and Lake Lounge, the Festival of the Arts also showcases a new summer tradition from a different stage, the Mohonk Boat Dock!
Whether you prefer family entertainment, dance, theater, Broadway, folk, jazz, roots, or classical, the Festival of the Arts offers a dash of creative inspiration to cap off your summer evening at Mohonk.
Book Your Stay. For reservations, please call .
July 5 - July 10, 2022
July 11 - July 17, 2022
July 18 - July 24, 2022
July 25 - July 31, 2022
August 1 - August 7, 2022
August 8 - August 14, 2022
August 15 - August 19, 2022
Maria Guralnik, is a 4th generation Smiley Family member and curator of the Festival of the Arts. She has served as the president of the North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA), began her career at Columbia Artists Management and received an Arts Management Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts in 1992. Before joining the Purchase College faculty in fall 2009, she served as the general manager and artistic administrator of the Van Cliburn Foundation for 15 years, where she oversaw career development for the winners of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, including the contracting and servicing of all U.S. engagements and coordination of international tours following each quadrennial competition. Guralnik established her own consulting and management firm, Sky Top Group, in 2009 and is the personal representative for acclaimed concert pianist Frederic Chiu. She also serves on the boards of Mohonk Mountain House and the Vanaver Caravan.
Availability is limited. For reservations, please call .