Sat, Dec 28|
Civic Works' Clifton Mansion
Evening performance: Mr. Charles Dickens time travels to read from his bestseller, A Christmas Carol, for good...
Experience a historic mansion, hear a beloved story, and support amazing work that is transforming Baltimore. Clifton Mansion, former home of philanthropist, Johns Hopkins, and now home to Baltimore's Civic Works has been transformed for the holidays. Not a Mixolo-sponsored event but solo-friendly!
Time & Location
Dec 28, 2019, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EST
Civic Works' Clifton Mansion, 2701 St Lo Dr, Baltimore, MD 21213, USA
About The Event
In December 1867, Charles Dickens arrived in New York City to share readings of his beloved holiday classic, A Christmas Carol. Imagine what it could have been like if he traveled to Baltimore as well. Join "Mr. Dickens," in the country home of Johns Hopkins, Clifton Mansion, and be transported back 150 years to be charmed by his performance once again. All proceeds will go toward sustaining the important work of Baltimore Civic Works's community-building efforts in Baltimore.
Mr. Dickens will present the cherished poem A Visit from St. Nicholas, by Clement Clark Moore. After the reading, you can join Mr. Dickens for wassail and mulled wine and light Dickensian holiday fare. You'll want to spend some time roaming through the mansion to enjoy the holiday decorations and numerous themed trees
Mr. Dickens is selfie-friendly. Be sure to capture a photo.
ABOUT CLIFTON MANSION AND BALTIMORE CIVIC WORKS:
Clifton Mansion, former home of abolitionist, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Johns Hopkins, Now the home of Baltimore's Civic Works, an essential community-building organization offering educational, training and community service programs for Baltimore's residents, the mansion is situated on a hill with a stunning view of the city (selfies and ussies encouraged), flanked by the modern-day Clifton Park Golf Course greens.
Is this event exclusive to Mixolo solos?
No, this event is a partner event open to the public. Our event partner, Clifton Mansion's, Baltimore Civic Works, is solo-friendly. Mixolo is listing the event in support of their fundraiser for Baltimore Civic Works. Your purchase and any contractual obligations are the responsibility of Clifton Mansion and the organizers of this event.
Free parking is available surrounding Clifton Mansion.