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The Grand Victorian Christmas
Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
New York, NY
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Date
Dec 01, 2018 8:00 PM



Admission Level Price Quantity
Santa photo session only $25.00 ($26.87 w/service fee) Sales Ended
7-9pm, price per one sitting up to 5 people
Late event $30.00 ($32.04 w/service fee) Sales Ended
10:30pm doors; all drinks included
Full event, group ticket $45.00 ($47.57 w/service fee) Sold Out
5 tix minimum
Full event $50.00 ($52.74 w/service fee) Sales Ended
8pm doors; 9pm ballroom; food + drinks included
Full event + Santa portrait $70.00 ($73.44 w/service fee) Sales Ended
8pm doors; 8:30pm ballroom for photo; food + drinks included
 


Event

The Grand Victorian Christmas
Gemini and Scorpio

cordially invite you to

The Grand Victorian Christmas

Saturday, Dec 1, 8pm-1am, $30-70
Plus! Victorian Santa portrait photo session, 7-9pm, $25
at the historical Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 421 E 61st St

Info: http://www.geminiandscorpio.com/events.html
Tix:  http://gsvictorianball.brownpapertickets.com
FB: https://www.facebook.com/events/1918406375121719
Social media: @gemini_scorpio #geminiandscorpio #gsvictorianball

Join us as we travel back in time to the turn of the century, to an elegant country resort a short carriage ride away from the hustle and bustle of the city...which at that time extended only as far north as 14th Street.

We will begin the night with guided tours through the garden and beautifully preserved mansion. At 9pm, we open the doors to a secret candlelit ballroom and invite you to an immersive and historically accurate Victorian Christmas celebration, complete with a fully trimmed tree, hundreds of candles, and a glorious vintage Santa.

Entertainment and activities:
- Throughout the night, Lacy Rose and her Starling Quartet will be performing original songs inspired by turn of the century themes and music, as well as compositions that would have been performed in Salons in the Nineteenth Century.
- At 8:45pm and 9:45pm, Lacy will also lead us into Victorian carols
- A full array of traditional Christmas treats, from cookies to plum pudding
- Wassail: the aromatic mulled cider that's been a Yuletide tradition since the Middle Ages
- Victorian parlor and card games played with authentic decks from mid-1800s through early 1900s
- DIY amusements from turn-of-century books

Dress code:
1800s through 1919 winter, salon, ballroom, formal or military--or as close as you can get with modern formal. Tartans, velvets and furs. Men: tuxes or tails. Ladies: corsets and long gowns. Costume inspiration Pinterest board (not ours): http://bit.ly/1WvlVyB - and ours for #gsvictorianball research: http://bit.ly/29n5fZm

Ticket Levels:
- Santa photo booth only, 7-9pm: $25 per solo or group sitting, up to 5. A proper holiday portrait taken by a professional photographer, with our Victorian Santa in front of the trimmed tree. No costume is required for the portrait session. Families are welcome. Photos taken in order of arrival.
- Full event and Santa portrait, 8pm entry: $70. Early access to the ballroom and Santa photo session (one person / one sitting), plus the full event. All food and drinks included.
- Full event, 8pm entry: $50. 9pm access to the ballroom, plus the full event. All food and drinks included. (Group tickets available for $45 for parties of 5 or more.)
- Partial event, 10:30pm entry: $30. All drinks included.

About our venue:
Constructed in 1799 as a carriage house for a 23-acre estate, and converted into the Mount Vernon Hotel in 1826, this stone building sits on land originally owned by Colonel William Stephens Smith, and his wife Abigail Adams Smith, daughter of John Adams. The hotel operated until 1833, at which point the house became the home for three generations of a New York City family.

Location

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden (View)
417 East 61st Street
New York, NY 10065
United States


Categories

Music > Classical

Minimum Age: 21
Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No

Contact

Owner: Gemini and Scorpio
On BPT Since: Jan 17, 2008
 
Gemini & Scorpio
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