Hendrick's Horseless Carriage of Curiosities at Brighton Festival Fringe (20th - 30th May)
PUBLISHED: 10:50 19 April 2011 | UPDATED: 21:33 20 February 2013
A converted 19th century rail carriage stuffed full of objects with unusual history and function will be pulling in to Brighton Festival Fringe from 20th - 30th May...
ALL ABOARD THE HENDRICKS HORSELESS CARRIAGE OF CURIOSITIES FOR DELIGHTFULLY PECULIAR BOOK-WORMING SHENANIGANS AT BRIGHTON FESTIVAL FRINGE
The delightfully peculiar HENDRICK'S HORSELESS CARRIAGE OF CURIOSITIES - a converted 19th century rail carriage stuffed full of objects with unusual history and function - will be pulling in to Brighton Festival Fringe (20th - 30th May).
A program full of informative and agreeable events throughout the week will both bewilder and charm visitors to the carriage.
- A Sublimely Absurd Word Eating Dinner: Evenings will see, the HENDRICKS HORSELESS CARRIAGE turn into a marvellously quaint dining car where renowned gastronomic architects Bompas & Parr will host a delightfully peculiar dining extravaganza aboard the carriage. Four literary-themed courses will be served with matching HENDRICKS cocktails. Expect delightfully peculiar ingredients presented in a most curious fashion. 25th 27th May, 7 11pm (tickets 100 limited to nine per evening).
- The Quintessential Anthology of Ginand HENDRICKS in Particular: Hosted by HENDRICKS minister for unusualness. Gin has come far from the days of Hogarth. This rare opportunity to taste the constituent distillates of the award winning HENDRICKS GIN will surprise and delight novices & aficionados alike. Tuesday 24th, Thursday 26th May (Tickets 8 limited to twenty per session).
- Genteel Tipple through Gin in Literature: Hosted by Damian Barr, Gin has fuelled many legendary writers, unforgettable characters and gripping plots. Come and enjoy some especially enlightening extracts and sample specially mixed HENDRICKS cocktails. All drinks included. Sat 21st, Sun 29th May 6-7pm (Tickets 10, a ticket inc. drinks limited to fifty per session).
- The HENDRICKS Horseless Carriage of Curiosities: Visitors to the carriage throughout the Fringe Festival will be invited to contribute a most unusual libation-inspired story to the carriages ever evolving collection of curious literary tales. Participants will be rewarded for such endeavours with a refreshing HENDRICKS & Tonic - 20th 30th May, from 12-5 (free to all, for full program timings visit Brighton Festival Fringe).
Commenting on HENDRICKS at Brighton Festival Fringe, Xavier Padovani, HENDRICKS Ambassador, said:
Festival goers with a penchant for delightfully peculiar book-worming shenanigans are sure to have their thirsts whetted when they visit HENDRICKS Horseless Carriage of Curiosities at Brighton Festival Fringe. From literature salons with leading authors, literary-inspired dining experiences to Gin in literature tastings, the HENDRICKS HORSELESS CARRIAGE of CURIOSITIES is sure to amaze, entertain and bewilder in equal measure.
The HENDRICKS HORSELESS CARRIAGE OF CURIOSITIES will be located at Brighton Festival Fringe, Jubilee Square, BN1 1GE, from 20th 30th May.