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Hats Off: Mother's Day Tea
Sunday, May 14
10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Adults: $60, Children 13 and under: $30 Buy tickets
Join us for our annual Mother’s Day Tea, hats optional, but encouraged! Relax in the Gilded Age luxury of our historic Ballroom while enjoying live music.
Your tea includes seasonal scones and cake breads, tea sandwiches and a variety of sweets catered by Parties & Special Events by Lettuce Entertain You as well as teas from Chicago’s own Rate Tea Cellars.
This hats inspired tea will include an appearance from Chicago Millinery Collective, featuring their magnificent creations. In the spirit of the occasion, tables will be shared.
Ticket Refund Policy: Tickets are fully refundable up to 10 days prior to the event, 50% refundable up to 72 hours prior to the event and non-refundable less than 72 hours prior to the event.
Please note that in exchange for your reservation and/or ticket, you have authorized the Driehaus Museum to photograph, record, film, video tape, or otherwise use your likeness, performance, image, and/or voice for use in general and/or program-related Driehaus Museum promotional materials. If for any reason, you do not wish to be photographed, please provide your name(s) at registration that day.
A Toast to the Gilded Age: The Art of Absinthe
Friday, April 7
Explore the enigmatic fin de siècle drink notoriously identified with Montmartre's thriving bohemian artist culture in Belle Époque Paris. After a brief discussion on its history, you will taste several cocktails inspired by "The Green Fairy." Read more
Easter Brunch: A Family Affair
Sunday, April 16
Enjoy our new Easter brunch with your family and friends in the elegant Ballroom. Begin with a special toast followed by a delicious catered buffet brunch, live music, reading and the Easter Bunny! Read more
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