We’ve been expecting you! Hosted by Marquess Studios at the historic Outing Lodge nestled in the beautiful countryside of Stillwater, you will feel like you are on the set of Downton Abbey.
Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to 1:00 in the afternoon on Sunday, the 29th of September at the Outing Lodge of Stillwater. This European-inspired estate is located at 11661 Myeron Road (CR 61), Stillwater, MN 55082.
1:00 – Join other esteemed guests in the Dining Room for a mid-day luncheon. The menu will include quiche, finger sandwiches, pastries and other delectable items. Tea and scones will be serve throughout the day. Mimosas, wine and fun cocktails will be available (cash bar) in the parlor area.
2:00-4:30 Create your own beaded necklace inspired by the ladies of DA (all instructions and materials are included):The long black beaded necklace is versatile and timeless, inspired by Lady Mary! While the pattern is standard and creativity is not part of the job description for this portion of the event, you can personalize the design with various beads.
For an additional $18, select from a trove of vintage brooches with tassels already attached and design a beaded necklace inspired by Lady Cora. A true masterpiece!
For younger guests at the Abbey (under 14), create a simple glass pearl necklace perfect for any special occasion.
Stroll the gardens (weather permitting), visit the staff downstairs, join in a session of trivia with Lady Edith and try your luck at a civilized version of DA Bingo with Lady Sybil. You will have a ball!
4:30 – Enjoy Lady Grantham’s Cocktail & Tea Hour (cash bar) in the parlor and take photos with our DA-inspire props before you depart for the evening. We will be sure to serve tea and English goodies, as well as have activities available for the kids during this portion of your visit.
Please direct any questions about the event to Marquess studios: hello@marquessStudios.com or 651-278-3538
Lady Mary Necklace(black), luncheon, activities and tea- $78
Lady Cora Necklace(brooch and tassles) luncheon, activies and tea – $96
Youth Registration(5-14): Sybbie necklace, luncheon, activities and tea- $58