2017 Willowdale Events

Every year Willowdale Estate hosts a series of public events to share our unique space with our friends, neighbors and clients.  Please join us as we open our doors to the public. Events are separated into three categories:

HISTORIC TOURS – Guided tours of the estate featuring historic details, context and conversation about the history of Willowdale with a light reception to follow. 

SIGNATURE EVENTS – Themed gatherings tailored to the seasons offering food, drink and entertainment.

WILLOWDALE KITCHENS – Food focused events including cooking classes led by our Executive Chef AND our exclusive private dining Red Door Supper Club experience. 

Space is limited- check out registration and/or ticketing details on our event pages.

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The Red Door – a pop-up supper club

Thursday, February 23rd from 7PM to 10PM

WILLOWDALE KITCHENS SERIES – tickets required

An evening where our elegant setting, refined cuisine and new friends come together to create a on-of-a-kind experience. Our Executive Chef will prepare a 4-course meal that is perfectly paired with unique wines from our dynamic portfolio. Reserve your seat today! (more…)

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Cooking Class – Spring

Wednesday, March 15th from 6:30PM to 8:30PM

WILLOWDALE KITCHENS SERIES – tickets required

Join for a cooking class led by our Executive Chef Ben Lightbody. Watch, learn and practice some of a chef’s most valued techniques with hands on personal instruction and the opportunity to take your entirely prepared meal home to impress your family and friends!

MENU: Boeuf Bourguignon

Expand your Sunday dinner repertoire with this classic recipe, perfect for lovers of all things savory! You’ll have plenty of time to sip wine and practice saying “Bourguignon” once this recipe is in the oven!
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The Red Door – a pop-up supper club

Thursday, April 27th from 7PM to 10PM

WILLOWDALE KITCHENS SERIES – tickets required

 

An evening where our elegant setting, refined cuisine and new friends come together to create a on-of-a-kind experience. Our Executive Chef will prepare a 4-course meal that is perfectly paired with unique wines from our dynamic portfolio. Reserve your seat today! (more…)

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Mother’s Day Brunch

Sunday, May 14th from 10AM to 1PM

SIGNATURE EVENT SERIES – tickets required

Are you looking for a new Mother’s Day experience this year? Come celebrate the wonderful women in your life and join us in the Tent and Garden Courtyard for a morning of music and making memories among the beautiful tulips at the historic Willowdale Estate. (more…)

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Historic Tour – Spring

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 4:30PM or 6:00PM

SIGNATURE EVENT SERIES – registration required

The historic tour of Willowdale Estate covers historic background, context and conversation about the Arts & Crafts style mansion. Discover the hidden details decorating each room and hear the fascinating stories of our wonderful and unique estate as lead by a member of our educated staff. Join us for light refreshments and conversation after the tour. (more…)

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