Guests will start with cocktails and appetizers at Carousel Palette, an art studio at 5650 South Curtice, then move on to the Serendipi-Tea Shoppe for a classic tea service experience, head to Cafe Terracotta for the main course and finish up with dessert, coffee and haiku fun with David Ash, author of the Haiku Lovers book series, at the bookstore. Along the way, participants are invited to pen their own short and sweet haikus to compete for prizes.
Dinner tours begin hourly at 4:45, 5:45 and 6:45 p.m.; admission, which includes all food, wine with appetizers, taxes, gratuities and one Haiku Lovers book (there are several titles, ranging from Haiku for Chocolate Lovers to Haiku for Cat Lovers), is $79. Pick up tickets in advance at any of the four participating locations; call 303-730-3682 for information.
Sun., Jan. 17, 4:45, 5:45 & 6:45 p.m., 2010