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* * * SOLD OUT * * * Murder Mystery Dinner & Dance: Mutiny on the HMS Algonquin

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Murder Mystery

“A ship in port is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for.”

Hold on tight… the seas are about to get rough aboard the HMS Algonquin!

Join us at our resort for a voyage down the coast to the magical West Indies. We’ll be leaving the port in St. Andrews by-the-Sea on Saturday, October 29.

Our ship will be captained by Curly Jones; the most unscrupulous opportunist in the harbour. Captain Curly Jones’ enemies have quickly amassed as a result of his ruthlessness and deceitful treatment to many on the Atlantic. Didn’t you know? Pillaging is one of his specialties.

Murder Mystery Dinner & Dance package includes:

  • One night accommodation on Saturday, October 29, 2016
  • Murder Mystery & Buffet Dinner for two
  • Interactive dinner where you play a role in solving a murder throughout the evening. You may even be the Murderer!
  • Halloween Dance after dinner

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Murder Mystery


A salty captain from a Welsh family, Jones fled to the United States after the Revolutionary War and worked for the King as a privateer. Curly Jones settled in one of his favourite ports, St. Andrews by-the-Sea. There he met and married a feisty woman who had worked her way up, earning her own sailing papers.

Through unethical deeds, Jones soon amassed a large loot. Fed up of paying his share to the King, he decided to go into business for himself and became a pirate instead. Curly’s long trips take him up and down the Eastern Seaboard to the West Indies and beyond. Along the way he’s found short love affairs with beautiful women from the many islands dotting the coast. Although his own wife is not always on board, she knows of his many trysts through the local gossip about town.

Have a craving to sail the high seas? Curly’s recruiting for his next scandalous adventure. His sailors aren’t always well paid, if at all. Still everyone is eager to get their hands on some of his loot… in exchange for all of the hard work he has put them through.

Will Captain Curly Jones survive another trip out to sea?

May your anchor be tight, 

your cork be loose,
your rum be spiced, 
and your compass be true.

About Algonquin Resort:

The Algonquin is one of Canada’s most luxurious and legendary resorts. Rich in history, meticulously restored to its original splendour, and complete with every modern comfort you could desire, this year-round destination truly offers the best of the past with contemporary amenities.

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