Here’s your chance for a Fall getaway where you can enjoy some delectable cuisine in a posh setting when you attend Greenfield Village’s Local Roots Fall Evening Dining event on Thursday, November 8 at Lovett Hall at the Henry Ford Museum complex in Dearborn, Michigan near Detroit. It is approximately a 2.5 hour drive from Cleveland.
Local Roots Fall Evening Dining Featuring a Prohibition Era theme ( all mobsters, flappers and bootleggers welcome), this elegant 5-course dining event highlights local Michigan culinary delights and handcrafted classic cocktails popular during the era.
Just some of the items on the menu include Great Lakes Golden Whitefish roe, smoked pulled pork, Michigan chowder featuring smoked lake trout, harvest vegetable lasagna gratin, braised Michigan beef short ribs with locally sourced mushrooms, black pepper-herbed spaetzles, roasted brussels sprouts and for dessert, Paw Paw Junket Napoleon and blueberry compote infused with New Holland citrus vodka.
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served promptly at 6:30 p.m. with dinner being served at 7 p.m. Attire for this event is business casual to casual.
Cost of the Local Roots Fall Evening Dining is $65 per person (includes tax and gratuity). Guests will be given tickets to use at the bar or to sample the classic cocktails. There will also be a full service cash bar available. To make reservations call the Henry Ford Call Center at 313-982-6001. Reservations are required. You must be at least 21 years of age to attend this event.
For those of you who would like to make this a longer getaway jaunt check out the package deal at the Best Western Greenfield Inn located just 2 miles from Greenfield Village. The package deal includes 2 tickets to 2 attractions at the Henry Ford Museum complex (Greenfield Village, The Henry Ford Museum or the Ford Rouge Factory Tour), one night’s accommodations at the Best Western Greenfield Inn, a full breakfast the next day and free shuttle service to and from the museum complex.
Cost of the Best Western Greenfield Inn starts at $149 (depending on room type). Call 313-271-1600 or get online at www.bestwesterngreenfield.com to make reservations.
The Best Western Greenfield Inn is located at 3000 Enterprise Dr. in Allen Park, Michigan.
For more information about the Local Roots Fall Dining event or about Greenfield Village call 313-982-6001 or get online at www.thehenryford.org.
The Henry Ford Museum complex is located at 20900 Oakwood Blvd. in Dearborn, Michigan. It is approximately a 2.5 hour drive from Cleveland.