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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.
Thank you to Millennium Events & Floral and Masterson’s Catering for their support.
Frazier Canteen Photos and Video
Browse photos and videos from our previous Frazier Canteen Dinner and Dances.