Old Fashioned Picnic

As the sunny days grow longer, one often desires a happy excursion to whittle away hours with friends. What better way than a Victorian picnic? Visit the gardens of Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion for lawn games (croquet, ring toss, scavenger hunt), photography, good conversation, 19th century kitchen gadgets. Suggested attire (not required): summer whites, garden party frocks, tea dresses, steampunk, Goth. Photographs to take home.

Victorian hat contest – a 19th century hat or one you make (fancy or paper plate hats)

Craft beer, lemonade, hot dogs, ice cream.

Admission is free. Pay as you go for activities.


The Mansion has Gone to the Dogs

Stroll over to the Mansion for a Dog Fashion Show – prizes will be awarded.

FOR DOGS: water bowls and dog biscuits

FOR HUMANS: Coffee, hot chocolate and pastries

FOR ALL: A photo of your dog to take home.

Admission is free!

Saturday, June 8, 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Garden Party