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Spirits 161 Speakeasy Soiree

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Spirits 161 A Speakeasy Soiree

Calling All Guys & Dolls to Experience the 1920s with us!

“A little party never hurt nobody” . . .

Live entertainment, dancing, learn the Charleston, bubbly bar, specialty drinks, distilled spirits, fabulous 20s inspired foods, luxurious 20s automobiles & more!

Themed dress is encouraged- flapper, silent screen star, gangster, big six . . . your imagination is the limit!  Looking for some tips on getting all “dolled up” – our friends at Reconstructing History can help with patterns & tips.   Learn More

We’re putting on the Ritz and it’s going to be the Cat’s Meow!

Want to be known as an “Oliver Twist”?  PA Dancesport Ballroom has some great dance classes coming up to get some practice in before the big night!  Learn More

Note: You must be 21 years of age or older to attend.
All Tommy guns must be checked at the door.

The Drinks

BEER & WINE BAR, Special Side Car Cocktails,  local distilled spirits and

BUBBLY BAR
The bottles will be popping when we pair champagne, with the choices of fresh squeezed orange juice, Chambord, strawberries,blueberries, pineapple, orange twists, lemon twists, pomegranate seeds, raspberries, simple syrup, allowing guests to create their own signature bubbles.

“Too much of anything is bad. But too much champagne is just right!”

AFTER DINNER COFFEE STATION

LOCAL DISTILLED SPIRITS

HIDDEN STILL SPIRITS

Lebanon County’s first craft distillery since Prohibition.

MIDSTATE DISTILLERY

Will be in attendance to give you your “edge”.

MASON DIXON DISTILLERY

A small batch distellery in Gettysburg, Pa.

TATTERED FLAG BREWERY & STILL WORKS

The Capital Region’s First Co-Branded and Co-Located Craft Brewery & Craft Distillery

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SPIRITS OF GETTYSBURG

The first licensed distillery in Gettysburg and Adams County since prohibition!

Featured Entertainment

Drew Nugent & The Midnight Society

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Learn more about all the fabulous things there are to do in the Hershey-Harrisburg Area!

Don’t Drink and Drive – Stay Overnight!

Speakeasy Sponsor Spring Hill Suites Hershey Near the Park is a great place to stay following Spirits 161. It is only a short walk away and they are offering discount rates of $129+tax per night to Spirits 161 attendees.

There are lots of great things to see and do in the Hershey-Harrisburg Region so continue your fun throughout the weekend!

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The Menu: C&J Catering

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GC & J CateringOURMET AMERICAN TAPAS STATION

An artful arrangement of domestic and imported cheeses alongside fresh fruit and vegetable selections, signature artichoke dip with crostini, two kinds of bruschetta – roasted tomato, white bean and rosemary, olive tapenade and an amazing tropical fruit salsa. A plentiful variety of crackers, tri -colored tortilla chips and rustic breadpieces as well as mustard sauces, horseradish sauce, ranch and marshmallow dipping sauces are the perfect accompaniments.

“GREAT GATSBY”PASSED HORS D’OEUVRES

Served from alternating trays displaying icons and memoirs of this era:

MINI CRAB CAKES, WALDROF SALAD, WEST EGG/EAST EGG DEVILED EGGS and ANTIPASTA SKEWERS comprised of Fresh mozzarella, Swiss cheese, assorted sweet & spicy peppers, pepperoni medallions, sweet cherry tomatoes, Genoa salami cubes skewered & drizzled with aged balsamic vinaigrette.

PIE SOCIETY FLAT BREAD PIZZA STATION

This dangerously delicious station features pepperoni, BBQ chicken and pizza margherita flatbread pizzas.

CAPONE’S BOOTLEGER PASTA STATION

This dangerously delicious station features pepperoni, BBQ chicken and pizza margherita flatbread pizzas. Personal chef service including their choice of sautéed shrimp, grilled chicken strips or Italian sausage medallions with a choice of sauce: marinara, vodka or alfredo coupled with an array of fresh cut vegetables.

RIP ROARING MINI DESSERT DISPLAY

A delicious variety of mini homemade desserts – i.e. -Cheesecake Bites, Cookies, Brownies, Lemon Bars, Key Lime Tarts, Banana Chocolate Chip Cupcakes and Other Signature Desserts.

Thank You to Our Shot & Champagne Glass Sponsor

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*Spiffy inscription on glassware subject to be altered.

 

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With your ticket, you will receive your choice of either a champagne glass or shot glass to “hold your hooch”.

1920s Hershey Photographs Courtesy of:

Supported by the Hershey Harrisburg Visitors Bureau