An Old Fashioned Valentine Event

You’re invited to attend an evening of sweet traditions from the Victorian Era to today, at the McFaddin-Ward House!

Celebrate the old-fashioned, with a new twist! Make the McFaddin-Ward House part of your First Thursday on Calder. Dress in party clothes or your favorite vintage-inspired outfit, come alone or with someone special, and enjoy period music and dance demos. Watch a silhouette artist at work, sample chocolate treats and champagne, learn the language of flowers, make a Valentine, and enjoy interpretations of Victorian etiquette while you tour the first floor of the museum.

Thursday, February 7, 2013
6 – 8 p.m.

Valentine Activities:

  • Hear musical stylings by vocalist, Adrienne Reyherd and jazz pianist, Caleb Fontenot.
  • Tour the first floor of the museum for free.
  • Sample champagne and chocolate and watch a recipe demo.
  • See an old-fashioned silhouette artist at work.
  • Have your photo made on the front porch of the museum.
  • Make your own vintage valentine.
  • Learn new moves from dance instructor, Rebecca Woodland.

The event is free and open to the public.
(Champagne available for age 21 and up.)

McFaddin-Ward House Museum
Visitor Center
1906 Calder Avenue
Beaumont , Texas 77701
(409) 832-2134
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