Bars, Bordellos & Mushrooms at the Kelley House November 4

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Presented by Kelley House Museum at Kelley House Museum, Mendocino CA

Nov 04
Bars, Bordellos & Mushrooms at the Kelley House November 4

Discover the aphrodisaic properties of mushrooms at the Kelley House Museum, as we take you back to the wild days of the 1800s. Join Madame Kate and J.D. Johnson for an evening of ribald fun. Admission $20 includes wine & hors d’oeuvres.

Discover the aphrodisiac properties of mushrooms at the Kelley House Museum on Saturday, November 4, and go back in time to the wild days of the 1800s when Mendocino was a rough and ready logging town with so many men and precious few women. In the 19th century, there were twenty bars in Mendocino, most of which doubled as bordellos offering “companionship for a price” in the upstairs rooms. At one time, there were ten bars on Main Street alone! It was so wild that the city fathers voted

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Admission for adults only is $20 and reservations are urged due to limited seating. Tickets sold at the door or in advance at the Kelley House Museum research office. For more information or to order tickets, call 707-937-5791.

Contact: 707-937-5791


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Doors open at 5pm and the show starts at 5:15pm. Enjoy mushroom appetizers like Bacon Mushroom Smear on Party Rye and Mushroom Napoleons and wine from Frey Vineyards and Pacific Star Winery.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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