Proceeds for this event support two Animal Welfare Organizations in Frederick, Maryland:
U2SA | U2SA is an all volunteer organization dedicated to reducing the number of unwanted, homeless pets in the Frederick, Maryland area.
The Foxie G Foundation | The Foxie G Foundation provides rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming for thoroughbreds.
1920s Theme Murder Mystery Fundraiser
Join us for an evening of murder, mystery and mayhem as Whodunnit for Hire and Dutch’s Daughter join together to present “Sinister Speakeasy” the 1920s theme dinner party set in the year 1928.
6:00 – 9:00 PM (Please arrive before 6:15 PM)
Limited Availability. Advance reservations required by midnight on Sunday, June 10. Not sold at the door.
Must be 21+
$75/person includes fundraiser donation, entertainment, three course dinner with entree options, non-alcoholic beverages, free parking in the lot out front, taxes and gratuity. All proceeds from this event will be donated between Uniting to Save Animals and the Foxie G Foundation.
Group Seating Available
Celebrate an anniversary, birthday or retirement with us! Bachelorette parties, ladies groups, club and corporate outings welcome. Reservations using the same “Party Name” will be seated together.
Recommended Dress (Encouraged but not required)
Gangster and Flapper Attire of the 1920s
• Great Gatsby Garden Salad
Second Course (Choose One)
• The Capone; Dutch’s Jumbo Lump Crab Cake, Lightly Seasoned and Broiled and Served with a Seasoned Creamy Twice Baked Potato, Tender Fresh Vegetables and Freshly Baked Bread
• Or The Charleston; Succulent Chicken Tenderloins Topped with Ham, Asparagus, and Cheese and Served with a Seasoned Creamy Twice Baked Potato, Tender Fresh Vegetables and Freshly Baked Bread
• Or The Bees Knees; Beef Tips Sautéed in a Mushroom and Onion Sauce and Served with a Seasoned Creamy Twice Baked Potato, Tender Fresh Vegetables and Freshly Baked Bread
• Or The Ragtime; Blackened Atlantic Salmon Drizzled with a Honey Glaze and Served with a Seasoned Creamy Twice Baked Potato, Tender Fresh Vegetables and Freshly Baked Bread
• Prohibition Pie: Oreo Cookie Crust Filled with a Rich Decadent Chocolate Mousse and Topped with our Homemade Sweet Whipped Cream and served with your choice of Coffee, Decaf Coffee or Tea
Signature Cocktails (Available for purchase, $8/cocktail plus tax and gratuity)
Bathtub Gin Fizz; Sapphire gin, orange liqueur, lemon sugar and lemon-lime soda shaken to a fizz
Manhattan Mobster; Jack Daniel’s whiskey, sweet Italian vermouth, Maraschino cherries, and bitters blended to perfection
Flapper Cocktail; Sugar and bitters blended with a dash of Chambord and topped with Italian sparkling wine
This event is an interactive murder mystery game. As a guest, you will be asked to participate in the mystery as a Speakeasy Patron, search for clues, interrogate suspects and try to solve whodunnit.
Refunds are available for cancellations up to one week prior to the party. You may give your seat to a friend if a last minute emergency prevents you from attending. Have them give your name at the door. Remember to let them know which entree option you have selected. In lieu of that, you may try to sell your ticket at https://www.ticketswap.com/
You can’t join us on June 15? That’s okay, please consider donating to these great organizations in Frederick by clicking on “Donate”. On behalf of the animals and these two organizations, we thank you for your support. It is needed and appreciated.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
*My friend and I want to sit together. Can we book individually? Yes. You may make separate reservations. When asked “Are you part of a larger party?” Answer “Yes.” If both of you choose the same Party Name, your seats will be together.
*I’m celebrating. How can I have an entire table devoted to my party? Choose a Party Name and give it to your friends and family. Our tables seat ten people comfortably, eleven is tight but can be done. Larger groups will be seated at tables next to one another. Smaller groups will be seated with other guests.
*I’m celebrating and I’d like to purchase an entire table. Is there a discounted rate? You are welcome to send a check for $750 and avoid EventBrite fees for the ten seats. Send to “Whodunnit for Hire,” 1018 Grandview Avenue, Sykesville MD 21784. This is available for reservations of ten or more guests only. Please call Wendy at 410-549-2722 in advance to ensure there is availability.
*Do I have to dress up? Approximately 80% of folks will likely come dressed up. It is your choice. It is not required and you will not be denied admission without a costume. If you choose to dress up but are unsure what to wear, search “1920s Costume” for ideas.
*Do I need to print my ticket? No. Save your ink. Give your name and party name at the door.
*Is there a Vegetarian (Vegan, Gluten Free, Other) option? Yes. Choose the “Dietary Concern” ticket and let us know what you need. This goes for allergy concerns as well.
*I would like to sponsor this event. Thank you! $50 will put your business card size ad into the program and get you listed on line with a link to your website. $200 will get that plus two tickets. $800 will get that plus ten tickets (a full table) to the event. You could also help by supplying something for the Chinese Auction. Reach out to Wendy at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up your sponsorship.
*I have a question and you didn’t provide an answer here. Oh my! Sorry. My name is Wendy Olenik and I own Whodunnit for Hire. I’m happy to help. Email me your question. I’m at email@example.com