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    Birthnight Ball

    Title:Birthnight Ball
    Date & Time:Sat Feb 18, 2012 5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Celebrate the Birthnight Ball with George Washington!
    Celebrate the Birthnight Ball with George Washington!
    You are invited to the recreation of this famous celebration of Washington's Birthday set in the year 1799. The evening includes an 18th-century banquet, English country dancing, dessert collation, character re-enactors, and General and Mrs. George Washington. Period costume optional; “after-five” attire encouraged. Festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. and cost is $100 per ticket for banquet and ball, $125 per person includes dinner in the same room with the Washingtons or $200 to sit at the same table as the Washington. This event sells out every year so make your reservation early.
    Link:https://cheyenne.alexandriava.gov/cgi-bin/oha_shop/scan/st=db/co=yes/sf=category/tf=category/se=Birthnight%20Ball/va=banner_image=/va=banner_text=.html?id=6ueBQ3KT
    Contact Phone No.:703.746.4242
    Contact Email:gadsbys.tavern@alexandriava.gov
    Fees:$100/$125
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Costumed Interpreters, Food, King Street, Living History, Museums, Old & Historic Alexandria, Old Town, Recreation


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/1659QR Code

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