Meadow Brook Mystery Dinner

The mysterious Meadow Brook comes alive during the annual Mystery Dinner. Amateur sleuths will enjoy an engaging evening of murder, mystery and mayhem. This interactive event includes a three-course meal, cocktails and a chance to solve the mystery.

Fun Fact: Frances Dodge hosted a “masked costume dance” at Meadow Brook Hall in 1931.

2018 Meadow Brook Mystery Dinner Program

Thursday, May 3 from 7 – 10 p.m.

Thursday, October 25 from 7 – 10 p.m. SOLD OUT

Friday, October 26 from 7 – 10 p.m. SOLD OUT

Mystery Dinner Themes:

May 3: Til Death Do Us Part: With a raging bridezilla and an unenthused groom on the scene, it may be happily never after in this nuptial nightmare. Trade clues with your guests and help the hapless couple figure out whodunnit so they can say I do before the wedding hour passes them by!

We encourage you to wear your own wedding dress, tuxedos, outrageous bridal party attire or the most ridiculous wedding attire you can come up with.

October 25 & 26: Crime and Pun-ishment; A 1920’s Murder Mystery: Jealous, jilted lovers, a rival Mafioso, and a pair of undercover feds make an appearance at this speakeasy and not a single person is muttering a word! Help find out who’s on the level and who’s on the lam by trading clues with your guests, gathering information, and solving the crime before the murderer hotfoots it out of there!

Dress for this night of murderous mayhem includes flapper dresses, zoot suits, feather boas and headbands, pinstriped suits and fedoras.

The Mystery Dinner features:

  • A hors d’ouevre and cocktail reception
  • A three-course dinner in the Christopher Wren Dining Room or The Ballroom
  • An interactive evening with an engaging cast during the reception and dinner
  • A chance to solve the mystery

Reservations are $90 per person.

Both October Mystery Dinners are full. To be placed on a wait list, please email .

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For more information about the Meadow Brook Mystery Dinner program or to reserve your spot, please call (248) 364-6252 or complete our contact form.