Call our Curator, Sarah for information and to RSVP to events, 410-749-1776
Events for 2021
DERBY DAY TEA
May 13th at 11:30. Come to Poplar Hill Mansion for a special tea as we celebrate the Run for the Roses. Don your best Derby Day hat and join us for some Kentucky food favorites including Fruit Cup with Mint Julep Dressing, Hot Brown Sandwiches, Benedictine Cucumber Spread Sandwiches, Deviled Eggs, Ham Scones with Bourbon Sugar and Apple Butter, Derby Day Pie, Kentucky Jam Cupcakes, and Race Day Hat Cookies, all while sipping hot or iced tea. There will be a special prize for best hat. The cost of the tea is $22.00 per person. RSVP is required and seating is very limited as we follow social distancing guidelines. Masks must be worn entering the Mansion, but may be removed at your seat. Please call 410-749-1776 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
TBD. Come celebrate the changing of the seasons at our Fall Tea. Come out and enjoy cooler weather and leaves changing at Poplar Hill Mansion. The menu will feature Soup, Assorted Tea Sandwiches, Homemade Scones, Assorted Desserts, and of course, Tea. Cost is $22.00 per person and everyone has a chance to win door prizes. RSVP early as seats are very limited.
October 29th at 7:00. Come to one of our most popular events of the year! Spend Halloween weekend in a real haunted house for a fun filled party at Poplar Hill Mansion! Wear costumes, see the house fully decorated in creepy elegance, and take part in some of our activities throughout the night, including dancing (the Halloween Limbo), games, and storytelling from Andy Nunez, paranormal expert extraordinaire and author of the Ghosts of the Eastern Shore series. Prize for Best Costume. Suggested donation of $5.00 per person at the door. No RSVP required.
YULETIDE OPEN HOUSE
December 5th from 1:00-4:00. Come to Poplar Hill Mansion and get in the holiday spirit. See the beautiful floral decorations by the Four Seasons Garden Club with this year’s theme of Home for the Holidays. Visit the second floor to see Christmas trees with over 1500 ornaments, the Nutcracker Nursery, and more. There will be silent auction items to help raise funds for the Friends of PHM. Please note that due to COVID-19, social distancing guidelines will be followed with limited guests in the Mansion at a time and masks worn inside the Mansion. Home for the Holiday Tea Boxes with Gourmet Tea Pyramid, Scones and Cookies will be available for purchase for $10.00. Admission is free and includes a small cookie bag for each guest.
HAPPY HOLIDAYS TEA
December 9th at 11:30. Celebrate the holiday season at Poplar Hill Mansion. The weather outside may be frightful, but the hot tea is so delightful! No matter what holiday tradition you celebrate, this is the tea for you! Featured menu will include: Potato Soup, Assorted Tea Sandwiches, Scones, Assorted Desserts, and Tea. Bring a friend to this fun event! We have all precautions in place to make your experience safe and fun at the same time. Cost is $22.00 per person. RSVP by December 3 as seats are very limited to make it safe for everybody. Masks will be required until seated and social distancing guidelines will be followed.
TEA WITH SANTA AND MRS. CLAUS
December 11th from 1:00-4:00. Why go wait in line at the mall to see Santa, when he will be at Poplar Hill Mansion! Bring your children or grandchildren to have peppermint tea, punch, and assorted sweets and have a visit and picture taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Photos mailed to your home address. See the house fully decorated for the Holiday Season. Cost: $5.00 per mailing address.