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Madison’s Sweet Escape at Escape This!



Madison Elites and their guests were ready for a sweet escape when they visited Escape This on Thursday, June 28th, 2018.

Tucked away in an alley a few blocks from the capitol square, Escape This offers four escape rooms designed by Renee and Chris Thomas that range from a fun and funny challenge with Lost Friday Night to the difficult, head-scratching puzzles of Sherlocked. To gear up for their respective rooms and get their brains buzzing, guests were treated to a dessert buffet that included fresh fruit, a confetti-coated cookie cake, a fruit pizza atop a sugar cookie base, and a red velvet unicorn cake decorated with a swirled buttercream rainbow mane.

Once the sugar rush set in, attendees were whisked back with their groups for room orientation by the game masters. Each group had 60 minutes to either find their lost passport to depart a hangover-filled weekend hotel stay, work their way out of a rabbit hole in Wonderland, emerge from the grasp of a mummy’s curse, or outsmart Sherlock at his own game. The members of the four groups made fast friends as they worked together to solve the various puzzles before them. Three of the groups were successful in making their escape, with the Sherlocked group needing just another minute or two on the clock. Quite impressive considering only a small percentage of teams manage to escape that game!

After making their way out of their rooms, Yelpers received a debrief from their game master and had the opportunity to ask how any of the puzzles worked. They then gathered to take a team photo to remember the night and made their way back to the lobby for another run at the dessert bar.

To get a taste of the night, check out the five-star reviews and photos. Want to get in on the fun? Find out more at yelp.com/elite!

Thanks to Our Event Partners
Escape This • Nora Feldman, Photographer

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