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Looking for something to do – JUST FOR FUN?  We’ve got it covered. Turn your Maple Shade Mansion getaway into something unforgettable as you discover hidden gems, explore new areas, learn to make shaken and stirred specialties or go on a fly fishing excursion. 

Choose an experience and design your own special getaway that fits your style!

Call (814) 265-1023 to reserve your JUST FOR FUN Experience

Santa Murder Mystery
Murder Mystery Weekend

'Twas the Night Before Christmas ... Murder!!


Greeting Card magnate, Norton Pole hosted a gathering of a few relatives and business associates, all celebrating another record-breaking year for Polar Cards.  Over dinner Pole made announcements that would change their holiday seasons forever.  As fate would have it, his life changed forever too…..

The Maple Shade Mansion is the scene of a Murder (gasp!).  YOU and the other guests are the mysterious characters and are invited to rendezvous for the weekend to try and solve the murder.  Join us for a fun, interactive and need we say, jolly weekend.

December 1st - 3rd

 Murder Mystery Weekend Package includes: 

  • Personal mystery information and character name,
  • Welcome reception on Friday evening,
  • Full breakfast each morning,
  • 5 Course Dinner Saturday evening,
  • Prizes awarded during Sunday breakfast,
  • Two Night Stay in one of our beautifully appointed guest rooms.  

For reservations, call:  (814) 265-1023. Not available ON-LINE.

Rates are based on double occupancy and are not valid with any other offer. 

Full Weekend Event: $599 per couple.(Taxes not included).


Mixology Class
Private Mixology Class

Learn more about the art of cocktailing!  The Maple Shade Mansion offers its guests the ultimate mixology experience with an interactive 60-minute private mixology class with instructor, Karl McCall who has over 30 years of experience in the food and beverage industry. These private sessions are perfect for friends and family get-togethers or executive retreats staying at the Maple Shade Mansion. All private sessions are customized and must be arranged at least 5 days in advance, and are subject to availability. Pricing includes instruction, preparation of three craft cocktails per guest, gratuity, and private space rental.

Private Mixology Class Cost:
4-9 guests - $300 fee, plus $55 per person
10-15 guests - $500 fee, plus $55 per person

Scavenger Hunt
Scavenger Hunt Challenge

Calling all adventurers!  From baby boomers to millennials, the Maple Shade Mansion invites you to immerse yourself in the local PA region by participating in our classic, Scavenger Hunt Challenge. Snap a selfie at each destination while holding our customized Maple Shade Mansion paddle sign.  Best of all – those who finish the challenge will receive a $25.00 gift certificate toward a future stay!

Master scavenger hunt list, Maple Shade Mansion paddle sign and set of rules are available at check-in.   

Participants will need a vehicle and cell phone with camera (fully-charged).  Destinations are within 60 miles of the Mansion.  2 Night Stay Required.

Trout fisherman
Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Excursion

Brown Trout Addiction offers you an amazing specialized experience to catch some of the most beautiful wild brown trout Pennsylvania has to offer. A licensed professional will provide a unique fishing experience that includes a fully guided all tackle 8-hour float trip (7.5-mile float trip down trophy trout waters). You are required to have a PA fishing license and are responsible for bringing your own waders or hip boots if you want to enter the water. To book your drift boat fly-fishing experience contact the Maple Shade Mansion directly at (814) 265-1023.  A $150.00 non-refundable deposit will be charged by Brown Trout Addiction.  A fifty percent (50%) room deposit is required by the Maple Shade Mansion.  

Fly Fishing Getaway Package Cost: $365 or add a hot meal for a total package of $465.  Plus room rate.  

Available: March, April and May, & October, November and December.

Select your travel dates & No. of people. Check Availability and click the Book Now link for your selected room