A Betsy-Tacy Tea Party – Saturday June 10, at 1pm at Elk Forge Inn

Maud Hart-Lovelace’s delightful stories of her own adventures growing up in the ‘middle west’ early in the 20th century.   Fine Teas, Scones w/ Jam, Cream & Curd; ‘Everything’ Soup (Fresh Vegetable) & Waldorf Salad; Peas in Timbale Cases; Mr Ray’s Onion Sandwich; Ham & Cheddar; Shrimp Salad; Mrs Ekstroms’ Sugar Cookies; Hannah’s Blueberry Muffins; Okto Delta Chocolate Fudge; Murmuring Lake Plum Cake; Crepe Suzettes   Summertime Tea Party Tickets are $35 each. Purchase tickets for two Summertime Tea Parties at $30 each; or Tickets for all three Summertime Tea Parties are only $25 each! Tea Party Tickets available at: www.elkforge.com or by calling... read more

A Sugar Plum Christmas Tea at Elk Forge Inn – December 17, 2016

A Sugar Plum Christmas Tea at Elk Forge Inn & Spa Saturday, December 17th, 2016 – 12:00 pm   ~Afternoon Tea Service~ The Overture – Specialty Tea Selections and Scones ~Vanilla, White Chocolate Chip and Apple Cinnamon w/ Jam, Cream & Curd Act 1 ~ The Dance A visit from the Sugar Plum Fairy Act 2 ~ Soup & Salad Borsht; English Pea Salad Act 3 ~ Sweets & Savories Turkey Pate; Christmas Ribbon; Radish Cream; Tomato-Basil Sugarplum; Mincemeat Tart; Fairy Cake; Chocolate-Raspberry Truffle Act 4 ~ Grand Finale Warm Plum Pudding with Christmas Sauce; Sherry or Sparkling Cider   Parting Sweets and Shopping at the Elk Forge Tea & Gift Shop $38 (gratuity not included)       To Purchase tickets click below or call Elk Forge at 410-392-9007... read more

A Mad Tea Party – Saturday March 19, 2016, 1pm at Elk Forge Inn

A Mad Tea Party March 19, 2016 1pm at Elk Forge Inn Enjoy a delightful High Tea with Alice and her friends in wonderland… “Drink Me” – Specialty Tea Selections “Eat Me” – White Chocolate Cherry & Orange Currant Scones The White Rabbit’s Rarebit & the Mouse’s Pepper Munch The Mad Hatter’s Savories: Piggy Toast Points, Chicken ‘Caterpillars’, the March Hares’ Cucumber Crunch and Magic Mushrooms. Dormouse Delights: Lemon Tea Cookies, the Queens’ Cherry Tarts, 6:00 Zuchini Cakes, Cinnamon Apples ~Mango Mouse & Chocolate Truffle~ $35 pp at Bunbury’s Tea Room at Elk Forge Inn 807 Elk Mills Road, Elkton, MD... read more

The Snow Queen Tea Party – Saturday, February 27th, 1pm at Elk Forge Inn

The Snow Queen A Wintertime Storybook Tea Party Saturday, February 27th  ~   1 pm Hans Christian Anderson’s beloved tale of the power of love celebrated in story, music and delicious repast. Reception: About the Mirror and it’s Pieces The Grandmother’s White Teas and Tisanes The Princess’s Coconut, White Chocolate and Vanilla Scones Cream of Onion Soup, Danish Potato Salad Sweets and Savories: The Lapp Woman and the Finn Woman The Lapp Woman’s Smorgasbord: Cod Fish, Swedish Meatball w/ Lingonberry Glaze, Cucumber & Cream, Chevre & Arugula The Finn Woman’s Cardamom Bread, Snowball Truffle, Snow Angels, Frosted Fruits. Dessert: At The Snow Queen’s Palace The Snow Queen’s Kisses and ‘Eternity’ Fairy Cupcake   $30 pp (gratuity not included) Tickets: elkforge.com or 410-392-9007 Parting Sweets and Shopping at the Elk Forge Tea & Gift Shop 807 Elk Mills Rd, Elkton, MD... read more

Blind Love Dinner Theater – February 12th, 2016 at The Sugarhouse at Elk Forge Inn

Blind Love Dinner Theater February 12, 2016 at the Sugarhouse at Elk Forge Inn An Exquisite Six-Course Dinner with a Live Show   ‘Love comes and goes as the hustle and bustle of life gets in the way and Ian finds himself still single and surrounded by his overprotective mother.  Independent, professional, intelligent and oh yeah, blind; Ian is at constant bombardment from a prying mother who means well but manages to stick her nose into every aspect of his life. Watch what happens when his ears pick up the familiar voice of a lost love and his mother sees opportunity to meddle and bring two very self sufficient and single people together if its the last thing she does.  She has wedding bells on the mind and she’s determined to make them happen.’   Reception – Red Wine Aperitif with Dark Chocolate Grapes Appetizers – Crab Cups, Herb & Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Salad Course – Pears and Pomegranate Berries on Tender Greens with Red Wine and Berry Vinaigrette Intermezzo – Strawberry Sorbet Entrée – Pork Tenderloin with Merlot Mushrooms, Wine Roasted Potatoes, Spinach Pie Dessert – Red Velvet Cakes and Chocolate Truffles   Cash Bar also Available   When: Friday, February 12th starting at 6:30pm Where: The Sugarhouse at Elk Forge Inn 807 Elk Mills Road, Elkton, MD 21921 Price: $65 Per... read more

New Years’ Eve Dinner and Cocktail Party, December 31, 2015 at Elk Forge Inn

New Years’ Eve Dinner and Cocktail Party! Thursday, December 31, 2015 Dinner at 7:00 pm, Cocktail Party From 9:00 pm – 1:00 am The Sugarhouse at Elk Forge Inn   Enjoy a fabulous evening of fine foods, magical entertainment and the Decades Dance Party to see in the New Year.   Dinner Show:   December 31, 2015 at 7:00 pm Professional Magician Wayne Gonce will be entertaining during the Dinner Hour. Cocktail Reception with Chicken Satay, Raspberry Brie Puffs and Shrimp Cocktail First Course ~ Artisan Breads and Cheeses Second Course ~ Onion and Guinness Soup with Parmesan Croute Third Course ` Tender Greens with Pomegranate Berries, Crumbles Bleu Cheese, Toasted Nuts & Berry Vinaigrette Fourth Course ~ Blueberry Sorbet Aperitif Fifth Course ~ Roast Beef with Yorkshire Pudding – Kennett Square Mushroom & Herb Risotto – Green Beans Almandine and Roasted Root Vegetables Sixth Course ~ Walnut Cake with Cream Cheese and Toasted Coconut Icing – Chocolate Truffles Cocktail Party and Dance:  9:00 pm – 1:00 am     The Decades Dance Party with DJ, Table Magic by Wayne Gonce,                                                                      Premium Open Bar, Lavish Hor D’Oeuvres & Decadent Desert Bar.   $109 For both Dinner Show & Cocktail Dance Party (7pm-1am) $69 For Decades Cocktail and Dance Party only (9pm-1am)     $109 pp for Dinner (limited seating), Dancing and Cocktail Party – Dinner starts promptly at 7pm $69 pp for Cocktail Party and Dancing only – Cocktail Party starts at 9pm     Elk Forge Inn and Spa 807 Elk Mills Rd, Elkton, MD... read more

The ‘Scandinavian Festival of Lights’ at Elk Forge Inn, Saturday December 12, 5-10pm

The ‘Scandinavian Festival of Lights’ Christmas Open House   A unique Christmas experience of music, fine foods and entertainments.  Savor a Scandinavian Smorgasbord of fine foods. Indulge in the confectionary delights of the Northern Kingdoms. Enjoy live music and entertainments throughout the evening. Tour the Historic Inn decked out in Nordic splendor with the twelve guest rooms celebrating the Twelve Days of Christmas. See the Northern Lights and Nativity recreated in our outdoor displays.  Witness the arrival of Saint Lucia and her maids. Warm your spirits with a Glogg at our Fireside Bar. Meet the Nisser fairytale-folk and receive a gift (if you are polite). Tickets $26 advance purchase   ($30 at the door) When: Saturday, December 12, 5-10 pm   at Elk Forge Inn & Spa 807 Elk Mills Rd Elk Mills MD... read more

Little Women High Tea – November 21 at 1pm. Bunbury’s Tea Room at Elk Forge Inn

Little Women at Tea Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 1pm Bunbury’s Tea Room at Elk Forge Inn   “Christmas won’t be Christmas without any presents,’ grumbled Jo, lying on the rug” A pre-Christmas Victorian Tea Party Honoring Louisa May Alcott’s beloved tale Menu: First    –  “As Christmas approached, the usual mysteries began to haunt the house..” Second   –  “Filled with a housewifely wish to see her storeroom stocked with homemade preserves she undertook to put up her own currant jelly.”   Good Wives Ch. 2 Plum Scones, Vanilla Scones and Popovers served with Jelly, Cream and Homemade Lime Curd Third  –   “Her hot cheeks cooled a trifle, and she drew a long breath as the pretty glass plates went round, and everyone looked graciously at the little rosy islands floating in a sea of cream.” Little Women Ch. 11 Strawberry Soup with Cream   –   Asparagus Salad Fourth  –  “Oh there’s corned beef and plenty of potatoes, and I shall get some asparagus and lobster ‘for a relish’ as Hannah says.” Little Women Ch. 11 Lobster Salad; Biscuits with Country Ham; Corned Beef on Potato Rounds; Falling Leaves Tea Sandwich; Apple Harvest Tea Sandwich Fifth –  “There was ice cream, actually two dishes of it, pink and white, and cake and fruit and distracting French bonbons” Little Women Ch 2 Ice Cream Pink and White; Gingerbread Cake with blanc mange; French Bonbons; Sugarplums; Shaker Lemon Tarts Farewell “Muffs”   “These turnovers were an institution, and the girls called them ‘muffs’—for they had no other and found the hot pies very comforting to their hands on cold mornings.” Little Women Ch.... read more

A Murder Mystery Dinner – October 30 at 7pm. Elk Forge Inn and Spa

Update:  This event has been postponed until October 2016 A Murder Mystery Dinner Friday, October 30, 2015 at 7pm Elk Forge Inn & Spa We will serve up clues with every delectable course as you dine in style with your elegant hosts, the Evershams. $79 /pp (limited seating) Elk Forge Inn and Spa 807 Elk Mills Rd, Elkton, MD... read more

August Sunflower Tea and Fall Fashion Show, August 15th, 1pm at Elk Forge Inn

August Sunflower Tea and Fall Fashion Show Saturday – August 15th 2015, 1pm Bunbury’s Tea Room at Elk Forge Inn   First – Ginger Peach Black Tea; Jasmine Green Tea; Lemon Meadow Honeybush Tisane Second – Sunflower Whole Wheat and Shoepeg Scones with Apricot Jam, Apple Butter, Sweet-spiced Cream Third – Summertime Gazpacho Soup Crudité Cups with Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Fourth – Savories~ Marigold Curried Egg Salad; Piquant Lump Crab Balls; Lemon and Parsley Chicken; Benedictine Cucumber Tea Sandwich; Fresh Peach and Brie Tea Sandwich Sweets~ Chocolate Mouse with Raspberries, Spiced Peach Crisp with Oatmeal Coconut Topping; Lemon Blossom; Sugar Cookie Flowers Fifth – Esther’s’ Icebox Marmalade Cake $30 /pp (limited seating) A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Wayfarer’s House, a local women & children’s shelter. Bunbury’s Tea Room at Elk Forge Inn 807 Elk Mills Rd, Elkton, MD... read more

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