Thursday, July 16, 2015

A Long Welcomed Journey

"When Mr. Bilbo Baggins of Bag End announced that he would shortly be celebrating his eleventy first birthday with a party of special magnificence, there was much talk and excitement in Hobbiton."

Come spend an exceptionally relaxing and pleasant day reveling in the realm of Hobbits and Elves, as close as we can get to Middle Earth in this hemisphere. 

Saturday, 24 March, 2018
beginning in Long Beach, CA
ending in Orange, CA

10am - Meet & Greet at El Dorado Park, Long Beach

10:30am - Archery Lesson: Defending Middle Earth can be a daunting task. Fortunately, elves are skilled with a bow; and after our 80 minute class, we will be too.

12noon - Elven Picnic in Valinor's Gardens of Lorien (or more accurately, a part of the park that has pretty fountains and a lake) complete with Lembas bread and light Middle Earth inspired recipes. We'll share a little about the creation of Tolkien's masterpiece and give a rudimentary Elvish language lesson (Sindarin, to be exact).

1:30pm - Nature stroll

2pm - Hobbit reflexology Foot Massage

4pm - Dash off to freshen up and relax in preparation of a gourmet dinner worthy of the shire

7pm - The finest of fine dining at the award-winning restaurant, The Hobbit.  You are in for a 7-course other-worldly experience

10pm - Sail off to the Grey Havens or head home, announcing, "Well, I'm back." - the choice is yours

$250 includes archery lesson, picnic, massage, gourmet dinner, taxes and gratuities. 
(Wine and other beverages at The Hobbit are an additional no-host fee)