Meet NYT Bestselling Author Elin Hilderbrand

Mingle with bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand at a special Boston literary event at the iconic Hampshire House. On Monday, Nov. 30 from 6 to 8 p.m., New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand will celebrate the release of her latest novel “Winter Stroll” with a reception and book signing at our warm and welcoming Beacon Hill mansion. Step in out of the cold and enjoy free admission, complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar as you mingle with one of Beacon Hill’s favorite resident writers and enjoy the special ambiance of the historic and cozy Hampshire House.

“Winter Stroll” — the sequel to Hilderbrand’s novel “Winter Street” — centers on one family’s Nantucket Christmas. The Quinn family is faced with a holiday full of jealousy, passion and an unexpected reunion with an estranged wife, making it the perfect holiday weekend read. Our neighbors, Blackstone’s of Beacon Hill, will be selling “Winter Stroll” during the event, including blank and signed copies.

Please note that attendees may not bring books purchased from another bookseller. If you’d like your book signed, you must provide proof of purchase from Blackstone’s. RSVP via e-mail ( or call Hampshire House at 617-854-7628.


Thanksgiving Dinner at the Hampshire House

Give thanks the Hampshire House way with the Hampshire House Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 26 2015 from noon to 4 p.m. Menu offerings will include regional favorites with a twist, including roasted sweet corn and quahog chowder, and of course, staples like an oven-roasted turkey. Choose an appetizer, entrée and dessert and dine inside Beacon Hill’s most meticulously cared for turn-of-the-century mansion. Tables will be set to honor the season and spirit of the exquisite and elegant Hampshire House.

Seasonal ingredients with a festive finish separate our Thanksgiving menu and make it truly decadent. Appetizers like oven-baked heirloom pumpkin bisque pair perfectly with your choice of oven-roasted turkey, herb-crusted salmon and halibut or grilled beef tenderloin and Gulf shrimp. Then, choose from four Thanksgiving desserts, including — of course — pumpkin and apple pies.

Explore the complete menu here. Thanksgiving Dinner at Hampshire House is $65 per person, excluding tax, gratuity and beverages. Please call 617-227-9600 for reservations.