Afternoon Tea at Oakhurst Scheduled for March 11th

Objects and photos are property of and provided by the Minnetrista Heritage Collection.Objects and photos are property of and provided by the Minnetrista Heritage Collection.

By: Sam Condon—

Muncie, IN—Celebrate Oakhurst’s legacy of hosting intimate parties along with friends and family, during Afternoon Tea at Oakhurst on Saturday, March 11, from 2–4 p.m.

“Enjoy a full afternoon tea service, surrounded by our favorite historic tea-themed objects,” said Allison Clark, Visitor Experience Manager. “Snack on sweets and savories, strike a pose and snap a photo, then take home a few favorite recipes created on Minnetrista Boulevard. It will be an afternoon of delights, so we hope you’ll be our guest!”

Guests of all ages are invited to wear formal hats and attire while dining on tea sets and service ware from the Minnetrista Heritage Collection, and discovering some favorite Ball family photos and delicious recipes.

Join your friends, family, or both for Afternoon Tea at Oakhurst, on Saturday, March 11, from 2–4 p.m. Cost is $35, member discounts apply, and the registration deadline is Saturday, March 4.

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Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritageFor more information about Minnetrista, visit