Press-Republican

February 14, 2013

Arts Express: Feb. 14, 2013


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---- — Tickets available for Treaty of Ghent Party

PLATTSBURGH — The War of 1812 Museum will hold its annual Treaty of Ghent Party from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at its 31 Washington Road location.

The event celebrates the ratification of the Treaty of Ghent, which marked the end of the War of 1812 between the United States and England on Feb. 18, 1815.

Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, door prizes, a silent auction and live entertainment. All proceeds from the auction help support the museum, which is operated by the Battle of Plattsburgh Association. To highlight the celebration, period dress is encouraged but not required.

Tickets are $12 per person and are available at the museum, Dames Discount Wine and Liquor in Plattsburgh and the Liquor and Wine Warehouse in Plattsburgh. Event tickets do not include dinner. The Plattsburgh Elk’s Lodge invites guests to dine during or after the event by calling 563-2100 for reservations.

For more information, call 566-1814.