Food & Drink

Cocktail Party: Speakeasy Murder Mystery

Chicago, IL , United States

About Your Host

Art Room Events specializes in the production of unique social opportunities in the Chicagoland area for corporate and team building activities, residential & hotel entertainment, and private celebrations. Our experiences are best described as interactive, creative, social, and fun! They are great to work as a team, improve communication, unplug creativity, connect, and laugh. Discover creative ideas for corporate parties & team building activities, residential entertainment, or any occasion calling for celebration - birthdays, bachelorette parties, reunions, anniversaries, girls or date night out & more. Book a private event or check out our schedule of the pop-up events, open to public.

What we'll do

Join us for a prohinition era inspired, 1920's Interactive Speakeasy Murder Mystery night to remember, full of death, deceit and...cocktails! John Jones, the spirited founder of the Chicago Dil Pickle speakeasy has been murdered and you are invited to join his closest friends and family to put on “heirs” over cocktails, where the executor of his will shall review who inherits his millions. The Dil Pickle Club was a site of cultural interchange, full of socialites, brothel owners, bootleggers, radicals, mobsters, activists, artists, and even hobos. All Characters of this murder mystery will take on a persona inspired by an actual historical figure at the time the Dil Pickle Club was open in Chicago in 1920's. Guests will receive character descriptions and rules prior to the event, and are encouraged to dress (and act) the part for 3 hours. What will you do with your welcome gift of $1000? Standard tickets include 2 cocktails, and food will be available for purchase. You may walk away with prizes, a large inheritance, or not at all! EACH TICKET INCLUDES Personalized character assignment prior to the experience 2 Cocktails of Choice, $28.00 in Value (Taxes & Gratuity Included)* Participation in a 3 Hours Interactive Cocktail Party Experience Access to our props & costumes bar Party game materials and investigation essentials Mug shots (for suspects) Awards In the end of the party (for winners) Pictures to capture memories of the evening *Participation Only ticket includes all of the above, less cocktails PRIOR TO THE EVENT Step 1. Book your private event or purchase tickets to a public experience and receive reservation confirmation. Step 2. Fill out the Character Survey, we'll send you, to help us assign you the role you’ll love. Step 3. Receive your individually assigned character and invitation with the event details, including location & the password to get in. Step 4. Read your character description and event materials, so you are fully prepared for the night. Know the password. Step 5. Have fun planning your attire or check out suggested ideas. We encourage guests to dress for their part or stick with the era. DURING THE EVENT Step 1. Check in with the experience host and receive additional materials essential for the party. Step 2. Visit our costume & props bar (optional). Step 3. Get your favorite drink from a dedicated bartender or server and order food (optional). Step 4. Have fun mingling with other guests and getting to know each other’s characters. Step 5. Participate in investigation, contests, receive more surprising clues, take mugshots, create drama, blackmail others, vote for the suspects, receive awards, and have a blast! By purchasing tickets to our public events and creative experiences or booking a private event through any and all affiliating ticket sales platform you agree to Art Room Events privacy policy that is an open to public information and can be found on our website.



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