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To See the World
During the Civil War, glasses with colored lenses were used to treat disorders and illnesses. Yellow-trimmed glasses were used to treat syphilis, blue for insanity, and pink for depression. Thus we get the term, “to see the world through rose-colored glasses.”
Frazier Canteen Dinner & Dance
Party like it’s 1944.
1940s USO-style dinner & dance
Friday, February 14, 2014
7 to 10 p.m.
Celebrate Valentine’s day dancing cheek-to-cheek with your sweetie! Put on your Boogie Woogie stompers, spiffiest World War II-era threads and hoof the night away with the 17-piece Don Krekel Orchestra at the fifth-annual Frazier Canteen!
Enjoy the nationally-recognized Ladies for Liberty perform in the style of the Andrews Sisters, a delicious buffet dinner and the ever-popular Donut Bar! Tickets are $50 per person; member and active military/veteran tickets are $45 per person. Cash bar. Gallery admission and photo booth photos are included. Reserved tables are $500.
Click here for Museum Member or military/veteran tickets ($45).
Click here for regular tickets ($50).
Please bring much-needed items for our service men and women serving overseas. Click here for information.
Frazier Canteen Photos and Video
Browse photos and videos from our previous Frazier Canteen Dinner and Dances.