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This Alice in Wonderland Themed Bar Will Take You on a Fantastical Journey Down the Rabbit Hole

· Joseph Sheerin · Food and Drink

This will be maddest tea party you’ve ever been to.

The Alice cocktail experience

Get ready for the tea party to end all tea parties as The Alice cocktail experience arrives in Leeds.

Are you ready to dive down into the rabbit hole and enter an Alice In Wonderland-themed world of cocktails, cake and craziness? Head to The Alice, an immersive, pop-up Mad Hatter’s Tea Party experience that’s coming to a super-secret Leeds city centre location from Saturday 16th October 2021 to Sunday 7th November 2021.

This theatrical, alternative reality experience is brought to you by Viral Ventures, a company who put on experiential events in secret venues across the world. It started out in Sydney in 2019 and has since gone on to put on over 2,000 events in 36 different cities, as well as opening 18 bespoke venues on three different continents.

The Alice cocktail experience

Now they’ve arrived in Leeds and their first event is all about Alice. You’ll enter a world of sheer imagination as you’re greeted by your very own Mad Hatter. They’ll lead you through their checkerboard-covered bar and into a leafy dining room that’s covered in loads of references to Lewis Carroll’s famous story. Spot the Cheshire Cat’s grin in the living plant wall, check out Alice’s legs dangling from the overgrown ceiling and marvel at the pink flamingos.

You’ll spend 90 minutes in this crazy world. In that time, you’ll get to enjoy two bespoke Wonderland cocktails, prepared by an expert mixologist but made by you. The room will be populated by a cast of actors who take on different characters from the book and they’ll lead you through your cocktail masterclass step-by-step, before putting on mini Alice In Wonderland performances.

As well as cocktails, you’ll get to tuck into their special secret recipe ‘Eat Me’ cake, paint the roses red and take on a series of riddles and challenges just like Alice did in the book. This is an experience for everyone to enjoy too, so if you have any dietary requirements or would prefer non-alcoholic cocktails, just let the team know and they’ll make sure you’re looked after.

Want to have the whole place to yourself for a special occasion? You can hire their entire venue for groups, corporate functions and even your own ‘unbirthday’ celebration. One thing’s for sure, once you’re in the rabbit hole, you’ll never have been to a bar like this before!

The Alice will be at a secret Leeds location from Saturday 16th October 2021 to Sunday 7th November 2021. Book tickets now.