The Perfect Unbirthday Treat: This Alice in Wonderland Afternoon Tea Looks Madly Cool
When an afternoon tea’s experience encourages fancy dress you know you’re in for an unusual twist. If you’ve ever wanted to experience the crazy fun of an unbirthday celebration like in Alice in Wonderland, now you can, at the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, an experience inspired in the famous book turned films, turned pop culture icon.
Follow the white rabbit until Manchester, and you’ll find the event hosted at the Richmond Tea Rooms, a purpose built venue located on Richmond Street in Manchester city centre. The decor is completely over the top, with nods to Lewis Carroll’s classic and the occasional nod to Tim Burton’s rendition.
The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party takes place every third Friday of the month between 8:00 to 10:00 pm and it’s priced at £20 (€22) per person. You’ll find an assortment of homemade scones and sweets, along with finger sandwiches plus fine tea or coffee. The venue’s adjoining cocktail lounge complements the experience, with many tipples that seem to yell “drink me.”
Richmond Tea Rooms is known for their quirky afternoon tea experiences, and besides this twist we can’t wait to try, they often host other events including drag queen evenings that promise fabulous banter.
More information: richmondtearooms.com