Christmas by the Hearth

This holiday season travel back in time to rural, 19th century, New Brunswick and experience a Victorian Era Christmas in one of Kings Landing’s historic homes. On December 5 and 12, the Hagerman, Perley, Morehouse and Ingraham homes will be hosting traditional Christmas dinners and you’re invited to take part. Each home will be in full festive décor inspired by a Victorian Christmas carol.

While you enjoy the company of family and friends, the family hostesses and dresser will be there to share a variety of 19th century Christmas traditions with you. Christmas dinner in one of the historic homes is sure to make the holiday’s history come alive for you.

Itinerary:
4:00: Entertainment in the Village and wagon rides to homes
4:30: Costuming and Libations in the village homes
5:30: Call to Dine

Menu:
Your holiday dinner will be served family-style, on the table, starting with Cream of Turkey Soup and brown bread. The main course will consist of Roast Beef, Turkey, Herbed Stuffing, Potatoes, Vegetables and all of the traditional trimmings. For dessert, enjoy a tasting trio of gingerbread, mincemeat pie, and apple blossoms with tea or coffee.

All prices include tax and 15% gratuity.

Christmas at the Hagerman:
……………………………………………….up to 10 guests/ $1200

Christmas at the Perley: SOLD OUT
……………………………………………….up to 8 guests/ $1000


Christmas at the Morehouse:
The Morehouse Family will be hosting two parties for Christmas: one in the Dining Room and the other in the Parlour. Each party will have their own hosts.
……………………………………………….Parlour: up to 4 guests/ $475 SOLD OUT
……………………………………………….Dining Room: up to 6 guests/ $700

Christmas at Ingraham: SOLD OUT
……………………………………………………………….…………….up to 10 guests/ $1200

Attire:
For Christmas Dinners in the Village, you’re invited to dress the part! Those who are able to may book a costume fitting with the Kings Landing Wardrobe Department. Our seamstresses will select one of the Kings Landing costumes and alter it to your size. If you’re unable to attend a fitting in person, you can call and discuss your sizing needs with our wardrobe department. We’ll do our best to have an outfit ready for you – though fit cannot be guaranteed without a proper fitting!

To arrange your costume, please contact Kelly Hill, Wardrobe Supervisor, at (506) 363-4967 or by email at kelly.hill@gnb.ca.

Costumes are not mandatory!

Transportation:
Each party at Christmas Dinner in the Village will be escorted to their selected home by horse and wagon.

Facilities:
Each home has been inspected and licenced in accordance with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. All homes have heat, water, and access to restrooms. The Hagerman and Morehouse homes each have a modern restroom in their basement (stair access only) and temporary, accessible facilities are available at the Perley and Ingraham homes. Guests will need to step outside of the Perley and Ingraham homes to use the facilities. 


How to Purchase Your Tickets:

Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite only. If you are having trouble purchasing your ticket online or would like to discuss your purchase over the phone, please call us at 363-4971 for assistance.  Office hours are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.


Inclement weather:

If inclement weather is expected on the day of your reservation, please call us at (506) 363-4968. Our voicemail will be updated with a cancellation message by 12:00 pm. If we do not cancel the dining experience, but you feel unsafe travelling, please call us at (506) 363-4968 to cancel your reservation. Cancellation fees are not charged for inclement weather.

Cancellations:

Kings Landing Corporation requires a 72-hour cancellation notice for all themed dinners. If you do not provide notice within this time frame, your card will incur a 100% fee.

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