Tables in Wonderland September Event: “Elephants & Bees” at the Tusker House Restaurant

Tables in Wonderland has announced an interesting event for September. Animal enthusiasts and Animal Kingdom fans will want to check it out.

“Elephants & Bees” at Tusker House Restaurant in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Location: Tusker House Restaurant at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Date: Saturday September 8, 2012 6:30pm
Cost: $110 per person, including tax and gratuity
Dress Code: Resort Casual
Guest Speaker: Joseph Soltis, Ph.D, Research Scientist

Joseph Soltis received his Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology from UCLA in 1996 and arrived at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 2003. Since then he has been investigating the social behavior and vocal communication system of the African elephant, both at the Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park, and in the Samburu and Buffalo Springs National Reserves, Kenya. Joseph works on ways to reduce human-elephant conflict that benefit both elephants and people.

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Welcome Reception
Chef’s Selection of passed Hors d’Oeuvres
Graham Beck Brut Rosé Sparkling

Amuse Bouche
Sweet Chili Shrimp Cocktail with Mango Foam and Guava Nectar
Springfield Estate Wild Yeast Chardonnay, Robertson

Salad Course
Roasted Golden Beet and Watermelon Salad with Goat Cheese, Arugula, Dual Balsamic Drizzle and Black Lava Salt
Edgebaston The Honey Pot White Blend, Stellenbosch

Fish Course
Seared Lake Perch in a Saffron-Tomato Broth
Paul Cluver Pinot Noir, Elgin

Main Course
Tamarind-glazed Lamb Chops, Sweet Potato Puree, Rainbow Chard
and a Peppered Honey Gastrique
De Toren Z Bordeaux Blend, Stellenbosch

Flamed African Honey Beehive Cake on Amarula Cream
Fairview La Beryl Blanc Chenin Blanc, Paarl


The new process for reservations is as follows:
Visit the following website for self-booking and instant confirmation. The website will go live and begin taking reservations on Monday August 6, 2012 at 10:00am. Prior to Monday August 6, the website will not be available. Your credit card is charged at the time of booking and you will receive an immediate confirmation email. Please use a personal email address as many work email addresses think the confirmation email is spam.

When you go to the website please have the following information ready:
Tables in Wonderland Ticket Number, starting with the W
First and Last Name of everyone in your party (you may purchase up to 10 tickets)
Home address
Phone number
Credit Card Number
Billing Address of the Credit Card
Personal Email Address
Food Allergies (if any)

The event is limited to 40 Guests, and is exclusive to Tables in Wonderland members. Park admission not required.

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