Sip and Paint May 2023Scheduled for Saturday, May 11, 2024, 1:00 – 3:00  pm

Utica, N.Y. - Oneida County History Center is bringing back its popular sip & paint for Mother’s Day weekend. Participants will paint a landscape featuring the picturesque and historic Verona Beach lighthouse from Oneida Lake. Tickets are $45 for non-members and $35 for History Center members and include all art materials, one beverage ticket, and light snacks. Pre-registration is required. Join us for an afternoon of a bit of painting, a little sipping, and a lot of fun!

An instructor will lead attendees in creating their version of the featured painting while sipping and enjoying the company of other painters. The event will be held on May 11, from 1-3 p.m. in the History Center exhibit gallery. Drinks will include wine and non-alcoholic options. Anyone planning to consume alcoholic beverages should come prepared to show a valid ID. For further information or to purchase tickets, visit or call 315-735-3642.


Oneida County History Center is a private 501© (3) not-for-profit educational institution dedicated to preserving the history, heritage, and culture of the Greater Mohawk Valley for present and future generations. Admission to this program is free for the general public; donations are encouraged. Please contact the History Center at 315-735-3642 or visit for additional information.



Active painters at the 2023 Mother’s Day Sip and Paint program.

Oneida County History Center                    Contact:

1608 Genesee Street                                     Patrick Reynolds

Utica, New York 13502-5425                          Director of Public Programs

315-735-3642                                                 e-mail: