Civil War Era Magical Dinner Theatre

The Fairfield Inn is very pleased to offer guests a wonderfully unique experience in entertainment. You will be treated to the ambiance of the Historic Fairfield Inn while being entertained with a historically authentic and delightful show. Professor Kerrigan, illusionist and story teller, will perform Civil War era magic and tell you in dramatic fashion some of the many ghost stories from the immediate area.  A wonderful dinner will be served to you during the performance which even includes dessert! Enjoy an affordable evening of live, period entertainment, available by reservation, on these upcoming 2018 dates: August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th & September 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th.

Performances are at 6:00 p.m. Professor Kerrigan performs by reservation only.  If you would like to enjoy this wonderful performance and a three-course dinner for only $49.95 (plus tax and tip), please call us at 717-642-5410 to secure your seats. All reservations must be made through The Historic Fairfield Inn.

Beer, wine, and cocktails are also available.

This is seriously good entertainment.

Just think about it.  You could drive two hours and pay $66 for a show that has no dinner, or you could come here.

Dinner Theater Menu

First Course

Traditional Ham & Bean Soup (Fall and Winter) – This soup is from the original recipe that was used to feed the Confederate Soldiers as they retreated through Fairfield, July 4, 1863.


Mansion House Salad (Spring and Summer) – Mixed Greens with Mandarin Orange Segments & Toasted Nuts topped with Maggie Miller Dressing – a Light Maple Vinaigrette.

Main Entrée

Choice of

Fairfield’s Famous Chicken & Biscuits Traditional Old Recipe for Pulled Chicken in a Thick Gravy.  The Fairfield Inn is well known for its traditional Chicken & Biscuits meal, made from a recipe that has been passed down from Innkeeper to Innkeeper through the centuries. We serve over two tons of Chicken & Biscuits annually. Comes with vegetable and potato of the day.

Prime Rib –. Brushed with house seasonings, then slow roasted to order, served au jus.  Comes with vegetable and potato of the day.

Pork MedallionsPork Tenderloin Medallions, Grilled to perfection, over a Green Bean, Apple, Cranberry and Brown Rice Blend. Finished with a Fig and Bacon Red Wine Sauce. Served with a vegetable du jour.

 Wild Mushroom Ravioli Served with a Creamy Pesto Sauce. Comes with a vegetable du jour.



Freshly Baked Pie

Drink Selection

Coffee, Hot Tea, Iced Tea, or soda included.

What people are saying

The combination of an excellent dinner and superb presentation in a haunted and historic facility is hard to beat! Kelly and I cannot think of anything we’ve enjoyed more! – John & Kelly Weaver, Spirit Society of PA

Here is an extraordinary, historical,educational, and magical experience. I cannot think of a reason to miss it! – Dr. Randall Saxon, Peoria, IL

There is really only one word I can use to describe this experience: Excellent. Thank you very much!

Absolutely amazing and extremely entertaining. Not only that I learned bits of history I never thought I had interest in. I would definitely recommend this show to family and friends. Thank you for a wonderful evening. – P.J. Carlson

This was a Truly Delightful Evening – The characters portrayed were three distinct and interesting. Very believable. – Very Enjoyable Great show. – Rick

Food was Fabulous. Joe Kerrigan’s Characters were superb. Background music very effective. Will highly recommend to friends.

Amazing. It’s dinner theater of the best kind, and if you can keep someone’s attention while they’re eating Prime Rib, you’re doing a really good job! – Mr. & Mrs. Baeley

But don’t take their word for it, come see this one-of-a-kind experience for yourself!