Group Events at Historic Mount Hope Estate

Your year-round destination for weddings, corporate events, private meals, wine tastings & everything in between!

We offer the perfect location for events of any size, with onsite catering and entertainment options. Whether you are planning a trip to one of our festivals and want to take advantage of discounted group tickets or you are looking for a unique destination for your private event, let us help you create the perfect, customized experience for your group. We’ll make sure your visit is an experience to remember.

Please explore the group pages to learn more about all we have to offer. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Contact Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager, today for more information: call 717-537-8377; email Nicole@PaRenFaire.com; or fill out our online contact form.

Building Interactive, Magical Environments that Create Unique and Entertaining Experiences for Every Guest, Every Time

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Nicole Sutton
Group Sales Manager
717-537-8377
Nicole@PaRenFaire.com

Group Ticket Sales

Group Rates are available for all of our events at Mount Hope. All rates listed below are valid for groups of 15 or more.

Group tickets cannot be purchased online. Please call Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager, at 717-537-8377 to purchase your group tickets today!

PA Renaissance Faire

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Treat your guests to one of the most unique entertainments at the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire! Filled with colorfully costumed characters, bold knights, and daring wenches, the Shire of Mount Hope is the perfect place for your next birthday, bus trip, or weekend outing. For more information on the scenario and themed weekends, please visit PaRenFaire.com/Faire

Poe Evermore

Poe Evermore

Bring your group to Poe Evermore for a spooky and spine-tingling dinner theater experience! Join the characters of some of Poe's most famous tales as they strole about the historic Mount Hope Mansion. Dine within the decorated rooms of the haunted Mansion, and enjoy live performances of your favorite Edgar Allan Poe tales! For more information on Poe Evermore, please visit PaRenFaire.com/Poe

Holidays at Mount Hope

Holidays at Mount Hope

Experience the magic of holidays from days gone by. Enjoy an interactive dinner experience in our historic Mount Hope Mansion, dressed in her holiday finery! Groups will sing along to traditional songs, interact with our cast of characters, and be entertained with festive stories and performances. For more information, please visit PaRenFaire.com/Holidays

Murder at Mount Hope

Murder at Mount Hope

Bring your group to Murder at Mount Hope, an interactive, culinary Who-Done-It, for a unique and exciting group outing! Dine in the historic Mount Hope Mansion while you put together the clues and help solve the mystery! For more information about Murder at Mount Hope Mansion, please visit PaRenFaire.com/MurderMystery

BrewFest at Mount Hope

Mount Hope BrewFest

We are happy to welcome groups to the Mount Hope BrewFest! Enjoy ulimited sampling, free food, and entertainment at this unique spring festival. Bus accomodations are also available upon request. For more information about BrewFest, please visit PaRenFaire.com/BrewFest

FlavorFest

FlavorFest

We are happy to welcome groups to FlavorFest! With unlimited FREE wine sampling, entertainment, activities, plus FREE admission and FREE parking, the FlavorFest is the perfect place to bring your group. For more information about FlavorFest, please visit PaRenFaire.com/FlavorFest

Celtic Fling & Highland Games

Celtic Fling & Highland Games

PRF is delighted to welcome group to the Celtic Fling & Highland Games at Mount Hope! Groups at Celtic Fling celebrate all things Celtic with great music, food and entertainment throughout our 35 acre Shire. For more information, please visit PaRenFaire.com/Celtic

Blues & Brews

Blues & Brews

We are delighted to welcome your group to the annual Blues & Brews festival at Mount Hope! This festival features an all-you-can-eat buffet, plus unlimited beverages, against a backdrop of live music, all included in the price of admission! For more information on Blues & Brews, please visit PaRenFaire.com/BluesBrews

GROUP TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW

Please Contact Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager, at 717-537-8377 to purchase your group tickets!

Wine, Beer & Cider Tastings at Mount Hope

The Wine Shop at Mount Hope Estate is open daily to the public for complimentary wine sampling. We recommend large parties call ahead so that we may prepare and provide the best experience possible. For a truly memorable experience, reserve your private tasting today:



Private Tasting Tours

Reserve a private tasting tour in our beautiful Mount Hope Winery and our hosts will guide your group through seeing, sniffing, swirling, and savoring our wine, beer and cider.



  • $9 per person
    Traditional Tasting
  • Includes:
    Wine, Beer OR Cider Tasting, Souvenir Glass, and Guided Tour of Production Facility
  • Duration:
    Approximately 60 Minutes, Allow extra time for visiting our Wine Shop
  • $11 per person
    Tasting Duo
  • Includes:
    Wine AND Beer, Wine AND Cider, or Beer AND Cider Tasting, Souvenir Glass, and Guided Tour of Production Facility
  • Duration:
    Approximately 90 Minutes, Allow extra time for visiting our Wine Shop
  • $14 per person
    Tasting Triad
  • Includes:
    Wine, Beer AND Cider Tasting, Souvenir Glass, and Guided Tour of Production Facility
  • Duration:
    Approximately 90 Minutes, Allow extra time for visiting our Wine Shop

Add Cheese and Cracker Accompaniments for $5 per person. Minimum group size is 15. Please book private tasting tours at least 2 weeks in advance. Subject to availability.

Contact Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager, to book your private tasting today: 717-537-8377 or Nicole@PaRenFaire.com

Private Meals & Parties

Give your group a unique dining experience that is sure to have a ‘wow’ factor. Whether your group is a motorcoach group seeking a meal stop, a birthday party, a class reunion, a holiday party, or just a group of friends and family, let us create the perfect menu and environment for you.

Victorian Tea

Group-Exclusive Victorian Tea

Step into the past with our all-new, group exclusive Victorian Tea in Historic Mount Hope Mansion. Click here to learn more.

Year-Round Group Meal Spaces

Anchor & Mermaid Tavern

Anchor & Mermaid

A unique and inviting atmosphere for any event, the A&M accommodates up to 70 people at long, wooden tables in a tavern setting.

Mount Hope Winery

Mount Hope Winery

This restored barn will create the perfect environment for any event—from casual to formal.

Mount Hope Mansion

Mount Hope Mansion

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Mount Hope Mansion offers a unique group dining experience.

Pirate Ship

Pirate Ship

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to dine inside a pirate ship? Find out with this one-of-a-kind space for your group event.

Feasting Glen Pavillion

Outdoor

Mount Hope has a feating glen with pavillions, as well as other outdoor dining options available.

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties at PRF

Click here for more information on celebrating your child’s birthday during the PA Renaissance Faire!

Pricing

  • $28 per person
    Regular Meal
  • Includes:
    Entrée Options (Pot Roast, Twin Crab Cakes, or Rotisseries Chicken), Chef's Choice Vegetable & Starch, Dinner Rolls, Choice of Soup or Salad, Dessert, and Soft Drinks
  • $15 per person
    Value Meal
  • Includes:
    Entrée Options (Crab Cake Sandwich, Pulled Pork Sandwich, or Rotisserie Chicken Sandwich), Side of French Fries, Choice of Soup or Salad, Dessert, and Soft Drinks

Customize your experience by creating a custom menu, adding a wine flight, including entertainment, and more!
Attending the Renaissance Faire and want a private meal? Click here for more information and pricing.
Contact Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager today to book your group meal or talk about customizing your experience! 717-537-8377 or Nicole@PaRenFaire.com

Weddings at Mount Hope

Mount Hope Estate & Winery offers three unique venues for your special day. Make your wedding a memorable occasion for all guests with one of our affordable wedding packages.

Weddings at Mount Hope

Mount Hope Winery

New For 2018 • The Mount Hope Winery features a beautifully restored barn, as well as an outdoor courtyard area. Sure to be a new Lancaster County wedding hot-spot, reserve early to hold your date. Click here for event pricing and information.

Mount Hope Mansion

Your ceremony & reception can be held throughout the first floor of the historic Mansion, outfitted with a royal serving staff and tailored entertainment for the enjoyment of you and your guests. Click here for event pricing and information.

PA Renaissance Faire Weddings

Celebrate your special day amidst the fantasy of bygone days & knights! Your ceremony & reception can be held in our private Feasting Glen with royal entertainers joining in your celebration. Click here for event pricing and information.

Corporate Meetings & Events

Mount Hope Estate & Winery can provide a unique and productive environment for your next meeting, luncheon, or team building event. Let us help you create an event your team will be excited to be a part of! Download the printable Mount Hope Estate & Winery Corporate Event Sell Sheet.

Mount Hope Winery

Mount Hope Winery

Historical charm meets modern facilities in our newly renovated barn, which seats up to 100 and can be set up to accomodate your needs.
Mon-Thu: $75 per Hour Space Rental*

Mount Hope Mansion

Mount Hope Mansion

A perfect space for small meetings or the need for breakout sessions in separate rooms. Our largest room accommodates 90 people at one time.
Mon-Thu: $50 per Hour Space Rental*

Anchor & Mermaid Tavern

Anchor & Mermaid

A comfortable room with long wooden tables. Seats up to 70 people. Perfect for an event that will include a light breakfast or lunch.
Mon-Thu: $50 per Hour Space Rental*



ADD FOOD & DRINK TO ANY MEETING OR EVENT
Continental Breakfast: $13/person | Plated Lunch: $15/person | Plated Dinner: $28/person
Coffee, Soda and Water Only (No Meal): $4/person | Wine, Beer, and/or Cider Available at Additional Charge



Team Building

Add a team building experience to your event to enhance your team's relationship. Download the printable Mount Hope Estate & Winery Corporate Event Sell Sheet.

  • Wine, Beer, and/or Cider Tasting
  • A private wine, beer, and/or cider tasting can be a fun bonding experience for your group. Prices range from $9-$14 per person and include a souvenir glass for all. Cheese and crackers can be added for $5/person.
  • Improv for Professional Development Workshop
  • Using the tenants of Improvisational Theatre, our team leads participants in exercises that unlock creativity and mental agility, promote team synergy, lead to ego-free problem solving, and prepare people at any level of business-- from customer service to executives, to handle situations with calm and confidence; all while having fun and laughing. We know from experience and from various studies published in the American Journal of Psychology that people retain more information when they're enjoying learning it. Our workshops can focus on Team Building, Customer Service, Creativity, Leadership Training, or any combination of the above. Prices vary based on group size.

Company Parties & Social Events

Mount Hope Estate & Winery has many opportunities to reward or thank your staff for a job well done. Below are just a few of the programs we offer. Download the printable Mount Hope Estate & Winery Corporate Event Sell Sheet.

Company Picnics

During the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire season (weekends, August through October), treat your employees to a private, 2-hour feast in our feasting glen. The feast includes food, private entertainment, and tickets for your guests to enjoy the rest of the day. It's sure to be a company picnic the whole family can enjoy. Click here to learn more.


Faire Company Picnic
Faire Company Feast
Faire Feasting Glen Set Up
Faire Company Party


Company Christmas Party

We have two great options for celebrating the holidays with your employees.


Holidays at Mount Hope Interactive Dinner Show

You can purchase group tickets to a public show or buy out a performance for a private party (buy out is 90 tickets). The event includes performances, a four-course meal, and a cash bar. Group Ticket Price: $50.95

Mount Hope Mansion Party Set Up

Mount Hope Winery Christmas Party

Information coming soon on a private party in our newly renovated barn with seating for up to 100.

Mount Hope Winery Party

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any other questions that have not been answered below, please contact Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager at 717-537-8377 or email Nicole@PaRenFaire.com or visit the formal comment, question and feedback page to submit an inquiry.

Ticket Information

We provide group ticket discounts to groups with a minimum of 15 people.
In order to receive the group discount, tickets must be purchased in the same transaction. We cannot do individual ticket sales at the group rate.
We always provide a complimentary admission for bus drivers. If you are a group leader and bring a group of at least 25 people, we also offer one complimentary group leader admission. All complimentary bus driver and group leader admissions must be made in advance through the group sales department. We cannot accommodate free admissions on the day of the event.

Grounds Information

All of our events are hosted on the grounds of Mount Hope Estate and Winery, home of the PA Renaissance Faire. The physical address is 2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim, PA 17545.
Yes, we offer free bus parking with a fully paved entrance way that has ample room for large turns. We also have either stone or dirt parking available depending on weather conditions. We have a full parking staff that will be available during the festivals to assist with your parking needs.
Yes, Mount Hope Estate & Winery, the Theater in the Mansion performances and outdoor festivals are all ADA accessible. There is handicapped parking available around the Wine Shop and fairegrounds, just follow the directional signs that lead you to that area when you arrive. Should you know of any specific ADA needs in advance, please let Group Sales know so that we are prepared to best accommodate your guests.


Resources

At Mount Hope, we want to make advertising and filling your trip or event easy. Please feel free to use the resources provided below and do not hesitate to contact us if there is anything else you need.

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Outside Resources

Bus Companies

Are you planning to arrive via motorcoach and need help finding a bus company? Here are two helpful resources:
Map of PA Bus Companies
National Search for Bus Companies

Area Resources

For information on hotels, attractions, and events to add to your itinerary, explore our local Visitor's Bureaus:
Featured Hotels
Discover Lancaster
Explore York
Visit Hershey Harrisburg
Brunswick Tours Receptive Services

Contact Group Sales

Nicole Sutton, Group Sales Manager
717-537-8377 • Nicole@PaRenFaire.com