Here’s your chance for a summer getaway where you can enjoy some delectable cuisine in a historical setting when you attend Greenfield Village’s Local Roots “Blues. Brews and Evening Dining BBQ” event on Friday, August 14 in Dearborn, Michigan near Detroit. It is approximately a 2.5 hour drive from Cleveland.
Taking place at Greenfield Village’s Pavilion, the dinner features lots of mouth-watering delights prepared by the Village’s award-winning culinary staff that pay tribute to local and regional farmers and food producers. Among some of the culinary delights that await you are BBQ local beef brisket, a whole roasted pig, maple-rubbed chicken legs with a local jam glaze, Lomi Lomi salad with local trout and tomatoes, BBQ potato salad, corn bread with onion jam and build-your-own macaroni and cheese. Desserts will include fried pies and ice cream novelties.
Guests will be able to enjoy Michigan beer while delighting in live, musical entertainment being provided by the Front Street Blues Band. The Pavilion will be open to guests starting at 6:30 p.m. Dinner will be served promptly at 7 p.m.. Attire for this Greenfield Village event is casual.
Cost of the Local Roots “Blues, Brews and Evening Dining BBQ” is $68 per person (includes tax and gratuity). Guests will be given two drink tickets to be used at the bar. There will also be a full service cash bar available. You must be at least 21 years of age to attend this event.
For those who would like to make this a longer getaway jaunt, check out this package deal being offered at the Best Western Greenfield Inn, located just 2 miles from Greenfield Village. The “Couples Escape to Yesteryear” package includes 2 tickets to two attractions at The Henry Ford Museum complex (Greenfield Village, The Henry Ford Museum or the Ford Rouge Factory Tour), one night’s accommodations at the Best Western Greenfield Inn, and a full breakfast for two the next morning at O’Henry’s (in the hotel). Cost of the Best Western Greenfield Inn package is $169 plus tax. Call 313-271-1600 or get online at www.bestwesterngreenfieldinn.com to make reservations. The Best Western Greenfield Inn is located at 3000 Enterprise Dr. in Allen Park, Michigan.
For more information about the Local Roots ‘Blues, Brews and Evening Dining BBQ” event or about Greenfield Village, call 313-982-6001 or get online at www.thehenryford.org. The Henry Ford Museum complex is located at 20900 Oakwood Blvd. in Dearborn, Michigan. It is approximately a 2.5 hour drive from Cleveland.