Throughout the year, the Friends of the Physick Estate presents a variety of entertaining events that help raise funds for continued preservation of Cape May's only Victorian house museum, the 1879 Emlen Physick Estate.
Croquet on the Lawn with Victorian Literary Characters Sunday, Oct. 9: 12Noon-2pm Come dressed as your favorite Victorian character and join others (including Sherlock Holmes and Alice in Wonderland), as you play a game of croquet, or just come and watch, on the grounds of the Physick Estate. A gift basket prize goes to the best-dressed Victorian! Free admission.
For more information, call 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278
An Afternoon at the Willow Creek Winery with the Friends of the Physick Estate Thursday, Oct.13, 1:30pm-4pm Join the Friends of the Physick Estate as they explore the world of wine with the winemaker at Willow Creek Winery. Learn about the history of the farm and vineyard and how the grapes go from vine to glass. Includes a short talk on the patio, a tasting in the winery, and then assorted refreshments. Cost per person is $35. A portion of the proceeds benefits the restoration and collection projects of the Friends of the Physick Estate.