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Girlfriends Great Eggscape 2016

Join us May 12-15, 2016 for the eighth annual Girlfriends Great Eggscape. Escape for the whole weekend - to relax, relate and release!  A getaway weekend with workshops, exercise classes, pub crawl, shopping, and much, much more!

Event Fee
The event fee is $84 (tax included) - and includes welcome reception (hors d'oeuvres and wine tasting), DJ for dance, karaoke, Sunday brunch, and more. Look for the asterisk (*) at the end of the line to see the events that are included in the $84 event fee (and have no additional fee).

All classes are subject to change without notice. Minimum and maximum class sizes apply. Please allow for travel time between sessions.

Welcome Reception *
Get relaxed and unwind. Meet fellow escapees at our welcome reception. This year we have a DIVA theme, and will award some fun prizes for appropriate (or inappropriate costuming). Wine tasting - with generous portions. Plenty of food - including hot and cold appetizers, sandwiches, fruit and more. We'll have background music that switches over to dance music that gives way to karaoke as the night moves along. Food, drink, entertainment and guaranteed fun! Friday night from 6-8pm. Included in your event fee.

Optional Activities
There will be plenty of optional activities as well - such as spa treatments, ziplining, workshops, etc. The optional activities do require an additional fee.

Lodging
The Landmark Resort is the official headquarters for the Girlfriends Great Eggscape once again in 2016. The event is put on jointly by the Landmark Resort and the Egg Harbor Business Association. Lodging is an additional cost to the $84 event fee. If you elect to stay at the Landmark Resort, you participate in the group rate - with a discount off our regular rack rate.

Schedule
The 2016 Girlfriends Great Eggscape event schedule includes the following:

Thursday, May 12

4-6pm  |  Registration  |  Landmark Resort, Main Lobby

6:30pm  |  Comedy Club  |  Buffet dinner and show (8pm)   |  $22

Friday, May 13

8am-9pm  |  Zumba Gold  |  Dancin on the  Door
Drop in Zumba class.  Bring a few friends, and make your own class.

8-9:30am  |  Smoothie Creations | Greens N Grains
Join us for a fun-filled class on how to create the perfect smoothie. Explore the benefi ts of this delicious beverage as well as different techniques, substitutions and recipes. Learn the basics of smoothie making - different protein sources, fruits and berries, green smoothies - and includes a tasting of different smoothies and take home recipes. $15 (Max 12, Min. 4)

8-9:30am  |  Vinyasa Flow Yoga | Junction Center Yoga
For the yoga practitioners in the group or those wanting to try a full yoga immersion class. We will begin with centering and pranayama practice and then move into a lovely flowing yoga practice combining awareness of breath with a fluid, strength building posture practice. $15 (Max. 20, Min. 4)

9:30-10:30am  |  Barista 101 | Buttercups Coffee
Let's take the mystery out of espresso drinks! Learn the fundamentals of making your own espresso and then enjoy! $5 (Max. 8)

10-11am  |  Bloody's & Craft Beer | Mojo Rosa's
Start your day right with make-your-own Bloody Mary's and a sampling of craft beers with delicious breakfast skillets. $20 (Max. 30)

10-11am  |  Tea: More Than Just a Beverage | Greens N Grains
Come spend time with us exploring the rich history of tea. Learn how to properly brew fi ne teas as well as making fun drinks like tea lattes! Enjoy a tasting of fi ne organic teas and learn about the amazing health benefi ts this beverage has to offer. "A simple cup of tea is far from a simple matter." $10 (Max. 12, Min. 4)

10-11am  |  Mindfulness Meditation | Greens N Grains
We will cover the basics of mindfulness and how this simple practice can reduce stress and literally improve mental and physical well being.

10am - 4pm  |  Cheese and Wine Sampling  |  Liberty Square   *
Stop in between 10am - 4pm to sample from Liberty Square's vast array of cheese and wine.

10:30-11:45am | Hatha Yoga | Dancin on the Door
This class focuses on posture (asanas) and stretches in combination with the breath to develop flexibility and relaxation.

11am - 5pm | Trunk Show | Door County Sunglass Company   *
Hosting a trunk show featuring Kate Spade and Smith Optics. Find your perfect look for summer. Treats and prizes on hand.

11am-12pm  |  Margaritas & Mexican Tapas | Mojo Rosa's
Serving local grassfed meats, produces, cheese and dessert. Sample tequilas & make your own margaritas while enjoying authentic tapas from Oaxaca. Come and get your mojo on! $20 (Max. 30)

11am-12:30  |  Soap and Spa Gift | Harbor Ridge Winery
Join us as we make soaps, scrubs, and scents to cleanse and renew. Create your own personal products to take home for some serious pampering. $20 (Max. 10)

12-1:30pm  |  Sangria & Tapas | Parador
Create your own sangria and then enjoy a lunch of Spanish tapas. Sip some sangria while you learn about the small, delectable plates that make Spanish cuisine so unique. $25 (Max. 20)

12-1pm  |  Margaritas & Mexican Tapas | Mojo Rosa's
Sample tequilas and make your own margaritas while enjoying authentic tapas from Oaxaca. Come and get your mojo on! $20 (Max. 30)

1:30-3pm  |  Soap and Spa Gift | Harbor Ridge Winery
Join us as we make soaps, scrubs, and scents to cleanse and renew. Create your own personal products to take home for some serious pampering. $20 (Max. 10)

2-3pm | Chocolate Fondue and Martinis | Mojo Rosa's
Learn to make mudslide martinis and enjoy chocolate fondue with fruit, cake and more.  $20 (Max 10)

3pm | Design: Floral Arrangement | Door County Nature Works
Create and design a floral arrangement in an oval tin bucket to take and add to your home decor. Wine and snacks will be provided.  $25 (Max 25)

3:30-5:30pm | Make Your Own Printed Scarf | Brilliant Stranger
Print your own scarf usinbg high quality permanent fabric paints and block prints, found objects, and textured surfaces. Cost includes an organic cotton scarf.  $35 (Max 4)

6-8pm  |  Welcome Reception  |  Landmark Resort, Egg Harbor Room  *
Visit and relax. Check out spring fashions. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, wine tasting and music.

8-11pm  |  DJ and Karaoke  |  Landmark Resort, Egg Harbor Room  *

Saturday, May 16

Saturday, The Door County Trolley will be running a shuttle from 10am - 12midnight. Just jump on and jump off at the stop (or shop) of your choice. The trolley will run to and from Egg Harbor lodging establishments, restaurants and stores. Park your car and grab the trolley!  *

8-9:30am  |  Smoothie Creations | Greens N Grains
Join us for a fun-filled class on how to create the perfect smoothie. Explore the benefits of this delicious beverage as well as different techniques, substitutions and recipes. Learn the basics of smoothie making - different protein sources, fruits and berries, green smoothies - and includes a tasting of different smoothies and take home recipes. $15 (Max 12, Min. 4)

8:30-10am  |  Scones & Coffee | Pink Bakery
Make and bake Pink's signature scones from scratch; making your own fl avors. Yummy goodness made with your own hands. $20 (Max. 12)

9:30-10:30am  |  Zumba!  |  Dancin on the Door
Zumba Fitness in the only Latin-inspired dance-fitness program that blends red-hot international music, created by Grammy Award winning producers and contagious steps to form a "fitness-party" that is downright addictive. Make sure to wear a shoe that will give good support. $10 (Max. 15) (This is a drop-in class, do not include in registration payment. You will pay when you arrive for the class.)

9:30-10:30am  |  Barista 101 | Buttercups Coffee
Let's take the mystery out of espresso drinks! Learn the fundamentals of making your own espresso and then enjoy! $5 (Max. 8)

10-11am  |  Bloody's & Craft Beer | Mojo Rosa's
Start your day right with make-your-own Bloody Mary's and a sampling of craft beers with delicious breakfast skillets. $20 (Max. 30)

10-11:30am | Make-Your-Own Greeting Cards | Woodwalk Gallery
Bring (5) 4x6" photos of anything (but people) and create a set of five greeting cards to take with you. Be inspired and let your creativity flow. Refreshments provided. Enter to win a beautiful piece of jewelry.  $10 (Max 15)

10am - 4pm  |  Cheese and Wine Sampling  |  Liberty Square
Stop in between 10am - 4pm to sample from Liberty Square's vast array of cheese and wine.

11am-12pm  |  Margaritas & Mexican Tapas | Mojo Rosa's
Sample tequilas and make your own margaritas while enjoying authentic tapas from Oaxaca. Come and get your mojo on! $20 (Max. 30)

12-1pm  |  Sangria & Tapas | Parador
Create your own sangria and then enjoy a lunch of Spanish tapas. Sip some sangria while you learn about the small, delectable plates that make Spanish cuisine so unique. $25 (Max. 20)

12-1pm  |  Margaritas & Mexican Tapas | Mojo Rosa's
Sample tequilas and make your own margaritas while enjoying authentic tapas from Oaxaca. Come and get your mojo on! $20 (Max. 30)

1-3pm | Make-Your-Own Printed Scarf | Brialliant Stranger
Print your own scarf using high-quality permanent fabric paints and block prints, found objects, and textured surfaces. Cost includes an organic cotton scarf.  $35 (Max 4)

1-3pm | Paint & Sip | Dancin on the Door
Grab your favorite bottle of wine and let your creative juices flow. Learn to paint and finish a masterpiece in two hours. Materials and snacks are provided.  $35 (Max 12)

6pm | Girls of Small Forest | Lost Moth Gallery
Doors open at 6pm. Concert at 7pm. Wine and dessert provided.  $15

9pm - midnight | Karaoke | Carrington Pub & Grill  *
Join the locals, and sing out loud and strong.

9pm-12am  |  Bonfire and Smores  |  Landmark Resort, Carrington Fire Pit  *

Sunday, May 17

10:30am  |  Brunch  |  Landmark Resort  *
We wrap up the weekend with a delicious and nutritious Sunday Brunch, complete with the chance to win fabulous door prizes donated from Egg Harbor businesses.

11am  |  Drawing for door prizes.  *



Registration
The brochure and registration materials are now available online. Click on the following PDF files.
BrochureRegistration Form

If you'd like a brochure and registration form sent to you, call Sonja Tanck at 920.868.5164 or e-mail her at: stanck@thelandmarkresort.com and we will get the materials sent to you.