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Public Events at Belle Grove Plantation

Come join us at Belle Grove Plantation during some of our exciting Special Public Events! From Living History with historic performers to Afternoon Teas and VIP Dinners, there is something for the whole family!

 

Accepting Reservations for One Hour Afternoon Tea Service
Reservations required with a 24 hour notice

Click our Online Reservation Button and view dates and areas available for Afternoon Tea at Belle Grove Plantation.

For More Information on our Afternoon Tea, please visit our Tea page.

 

SPECIAL NOTE

Belle Grove Plantation Mansion and Grounds Tours will be closed in for the following dates due to Private Events or Holidays.

Sunday, January 3rd

Belle Grove Plantation will reopen on the next normal tour date. Private Events can be adding at anytime. Please visit our Tea page for Afternoon Tea dates not available. Please check our website before you come to visit for any updated dates. Thank you.

 

January 2021

 

Winter Craft Class
Saturday, January 23rd and Sunday, January 24th

Winter Craft Class – Quilling Class with Lana Leckina
Saturday, January 23rd

One of our Winter Craft Classes, join Lana Lechkina with Just Quill It to learn how to quill using strips of paper.
In this one hour class, you will be making a card with tulips which could be used for any occasion. Basic quilling techniques will be taught. All materials will be provided.

Afternoon Tea refreshments include hot tea and petite deserts will be available for class members.

Two one hour classes with 10 members each. Covid Guidelines will be observed.

Tickets

11am to 12pm Class – $35
1pm to 2pm Class -$35

Winter Craft Class – Valentine’s Day Greeting Card with Pat Proctor
Sunday, January 24th

One of our Winter Craft Classes, join Pat Proctor with Creations by Pat to learn how to create a greet card from scratch!
In this one hour class, you will be making a greet card for Valentine’s Day. Learn the basic techniques and all materials will be provided.

Afternoon Tea refreshments include hot tea and petite deserts will be available for class members.

Two one hour classes with 10 members each. Covid Guidelines will be observed.

Tickets

11am to 12pm Class – $35
1pm to 2pm Class -$35

 

Mary Poppins Tea
Saturday, January 23rd and Sunday, January 24th

Just a spoonful of sugar and delicious treats and your afternoon tea will be supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Join us as we enjoy a visit with Mary Poppins! This delightful afternoon themed tea is for the young and the young at heart. Enjoy your tea as Mary shares some of the wonderful songs from this classical musical. Our special menu of two flavors of scones, three flavors of tea sandwiches and three flavors of petite desserts will be served with our special blends of loose-leaf tea. Musical performance by Melissa Burton

Due to Covid Restrictions for Virginia in January, we will not be doing our normal group themed tea. Instead we are offering private tea reservation. We will be offering our normal tea time and rooms. Mary Poppins will be visiting each room and interacting at a safe distance with our guests.

When requesting your reservation, select the day, room and time. Enter the quantity of adults and children (5 to 12) that will be attending. Be sure of your count before you book. Historic Mansion Tours are not included but may be added at a special rate of $5.00 per person if purchased at time of booking. Once we receive you request, we will see if that space is available or if we can offer another time or space. You do not need to pay prior to coming. We will accept your payment at the end of your tea. Headcount may not be changed after Wednesday, January 20th. You will be charged the count that is given at the time of the booking.

Tea with Mary Poppins – Adults $40 / Children (5 to 12 years) $30

Historic Mansion Tour including the 1720 Kitchen and Museum – $5.00 when purchased at the time of booking.

Reservations Available for Saturday, January 23rd or Sunday, January 24th

Time: 11:00am – Tea first – Tour at 12pm
Tea Room – up to 6 people
Parlor – up to 4 people – 11:00am – Tea first – Tour at 12pm
Formal Dining Room – up to 9 people

Time: 1:00pm – Tea first – Tour at 2pm
Tea Room – up to 6 people
Parlor – up to 4 people
Formal Dining Room – up to 9 people

Time: 2:30pm – Tour at 1:30pm – Tea at 2:30pm
Tea Room – up to 6 people
Parlor – up to 4 people
Formal Dining Room – up to 9 people

Cancellation – Tickets are non-refundable.

Headcount – Headcount may not be changed after Wednesday, January 20th. You will be charged the count that is given at the time of the booking or any adjustments made by Wednesday, January 20th.

Weather – If the weather does not allow for travel, we will reschedule at a later date.

Dietary Concerns – Due to the nature of Afternoon Tea, we are sorry, but we are not able to accommodate gluten-free, sugar free or dairy free diets for this event.

Table Settings – We ask that you please make sure you stay within the number provided for each room. We are not able to add more than our maximum number per room.

 

February 2021

 

Winter Craft Class
Saturday, February 6th and Saturday, February 27th

Winter Craft Class – Suncatcher with Kim Sage
Saturday, February 6th

One of our Winter Craft Classes, join Kim Sage with Sacred Sage!

In this one hour class, you will create a chakra colored beaded suncatcher! Finished product will consist of multi colored beads wire wrapped around a tarnish resistant copper spiral with a hanging crystal prism. We will go over simple wire wrapping techniques to introduce you to this unique metal craft!

Approx 3″ wide x 4″ long metal spiral, approx 8″ long total with hanging prism.

Afternoon Tea refreshments include hot tea and petite deserts will be available for class members.

Two one hour classes with 10 members each. Covid Guidelines will be observed.

Tickets
11am to 12pm Class – $35
1pm to 2pm Class -$35

All materials included in the ticket price

Tickets

11am to 12pm Class – $35
1pm to 2pm Class -$35

Winter Craft Class – Spring Paper Vase with Debbie Laake
Saturday, February 27th

One of our Winter Craft Classes, join Debbie Laake with DL Creations!

In this one and half hour class, you learn how to fold a discarded book into a silk flower vase! Debbie will teach you how to make this Positively Pink Spring Book Vase.

Afternoon Tea refreshments include hot tea and petite deserts will be available for class members.

Two one and half hour classes with 10 members each. Covid Guidelines will be observed.

All materials are included in the price of the tickets.

Tickets

11am to 12pm Class – $
1pm to 2pm Class -$

March 2021

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Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

Saturday, March 27th 1pm

Don’t be late for a very important date! Drop down the rabbit’s hole and land at a very mad afternoon tea party with Alice, the Mad Hatter and all of Wonderland Friends. But beware, the Queen of Hearts will be in attendance! Use the wrong tea etiquette and she call yell, “Off with their heads!”

This special afternoon tea party will include a very special gift!

How many Afternoon Tea Parties have you ever attended only to fall in love with your tea cup and want to take it home with you? Beautiful antique and vintage cups from England and American that you just know would be perfect at home with you?

Now you can come and enjoy our Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea Party and take your tea cup home with you!

A different cup for each person along with a special menu of two flavors of scones, three flavors of tea sandwiches and three flavors of petite desserts will be served with our special blends of loose-leaf tea.

Tickets

Advance Tickets – On or before February 27th – Adults $40 / Children (5 to 12 years) $25
Tickets – After February 27th – Adults $50 / Children (5 to 12 years) $35

Cancellation

You may cancel your tickets for a full refund on or before February 27th – After February 28th or no shows Tickets are non-refundable.

Dietary Concerns

Due to the nature of Afternoon Tea, we are sorry, but we are not able to accommodate gluten-free, sugar free or dairy free diets for this event.

Children

We love having all ages at Belle Grove for Afternoon Tea. But we would like to limit the youngest to 5 and older please.

Table Settings

We work hard to place all family and friends together. You may need to share a table with other guests as well.

 

April 2021

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Titanic Afternoon Tea

April 10th 1pm to 3pm

Step back in time to a period of luxury, elegance and 5-star service with our Titanic Afternoon Tea. Set in the historic surroundings of Belle Grove Plantation, our Afternoon Tea is an experience not to be missed!

Completely immerse yourself during our Titanic Tea by selecting your Titanic passenger ticket. Select from 1st class, 2nd class and 3rd class tickets. You may dress the part or come as you are.

Our special menu of two flavors of scones, three flavors of tea sandwiches and three flavors of petite desserts will be served with our special blends of loose-leaf tea.

Tickets

Advance Tickets – On or before March 10th – $40
Tickets – After March 10th – $50

Cancellation

You may cancel your tickets for a full refund on or before March 18th – After March 18th or no shows Tickets are non-refundable

Children

We love having all ages at Belle Grove for Afternoon Tea. But we would like to limit the youngest to 5 and older please.

Dietary Concerns

Due to the nature of Afternoon Tea, we are sorry, but we are not able to accommodate gluten-free, sugar free or dairy free diets for this event.

Table Settings

We work hard to place all family and friends together. You may need to share a table with other guests as well.

 

May 2021

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Sage ParaCon
Virginia USA
May 28, 2021 to May 30, 2021

MJ Dickson, founder of the Sage Paranormal and the Sage Paracon, has teamed up with Belle Grove Plantation to bring you a VIP paranormal weekend with a twist.

Join us for a weekend event of all things paranormal from talks to Q&A sessions, a VIP Meet & Greet evening, workshops, a paranormal investigation, psychic gallery reading, stalls and more.

Speakers include:
Greg Lawson – The Paranormal Detective / Author
Karen A. Dahlman – Director of the Talking Board Historical Society / Author
Richard Estep – Paranormal Researcher / Author
JMarie – Psychic Medium
MJ Dickson – Paranormal Researcher / Psychic Medium

It is the perfect weekend for those who are interested in all things paranormal to learn something new from the lectures and workshops, take part in the Q&A sessions, interact with like-minded people and meet new friends. The event is small and intimate therefore you are not competing with hundreds of attendees for a moment to chat with the speakers. You get loads of time to spark up a conversation and mingle at the VIP meet and greet evening and investigate Belle Grove Plantation alongside them.

Your ticket includes:

A Welcome Pack
A Meet & Greet evening
(Includes snacks and a couple drinks)
4 Lectures
4 Workshops
2 Q&A Sessions
A Psychic Gallery Reading
A Paranormal Investigation
Access to all stalls and speakers throughout the weekend
A discount code for your hotel room

Are you ready for the twist?

All those who attend will be taking part in several experiments and research for our Belle Grove Plantation book.

Tickets

$295.00 per person and include all the above, on sale this Friday the 13th March 2020.

For more information please email

MJ – mj@sageparacon.co.uk
Or
Michelle information@bellegroveplantation.com

Want to be a Vendor?

Please get in touch and we will send you the information and booking form.
 

August 2021

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Tea with Elvis
Saturday, August 21th

1pm to 3pm

He’s just a hunk a hunk of burning love! And he will be your “Teddy Bear” for the afternoon as Belle Grove Plantation hosts Elvis for Afternoon Tea.
Turn back the clock to the 1960s when the King of Rock and Roll ruled Las Vegas strip. Enjoy delights made from recipes favored by the Elvis. Enjoy your cup of afternoon tea while Elvis sings about “Heartbreak Hotel” and asks if you are “Lonely Tonight”.

Tickets

Advance Tickets – On or before Sunday, July 21st – $40.00
Tickets – After Sunday, July 21st – $50.00

Cancellation

You may cancel your tickets for a full refund on or before August 1st – After August 1st or no shows Tickets are non-refundable

Dietary Concerns

We are sorry, but we are not able to accommodate gluten-free, sugar free or dairy free diets for this event.

Table Settings

We work hard to place all family and friends together. You may need to share a table with other guests as well.

 

September 2021

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Coming Soon – Spirits Festival 2021

A Day to Remember – 20th Anniversary of September 11th

 

October 2021

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Not So Wicked Witch’s Tea Party
Saturday, October 30th

1pm

Halloween is approaching and it time for all good witches to enjoy the delights of the season. Dress in your favorite witch’s hat and take a sip from our cauldron!

Bring along your best ghoul, goblin or other worldly creatures and enjoy the trick or treats we will have in store for you!
Enjoy Ghostly Stories of Belle Grove and a few other special surprises.

Our special menu of two flavors of scones, three flavors of tea sandwiches and three flavors of petite desserts will be served with our special blends of loose-leaf tea.

Tickets

Advance Tickets – On or before September 30th – Adults -$40 / Children 5 to 12 – $20
Tickets – After September 30th – Adults – $50 / Children 5 to 12 – $30

Cancellation

You may cancel your tickets for a full refund on or before October 7th – After October 7th or no shows Tickets are non-refundable.
Weather cancellations will be issued a gift certificate for use at Belle Grove in the full amount of tickets purchased. No cash refunds for weather cancellations.

Children

We love having all ages at Belle Grove for Afternoon Tea. But we would like to limit the youngest to 5 and older please.

Dietary Concerns

Due to the nature of Afternoon Tea, we are sorry, but we are not able to accommodate gluten-free, sugar free or dairy free diets for this event.

Table Settings

We work hard to place all family and friends together. You may need to share a table with other guests as well.