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If you will require an accommodation we request that you contact our office at least 5 days before the event.”
Halloween on the Square
Saturday, October 31, 2015
FREE EVENT/TOURS - $3 person
The Town of Dallas will be hosting its annual Halloween on the Square. Children of all ages are welcomed to walk along the historic square and trick or treat from community organizations. This year, the Gaston County Museum will set up fun games that would have been popular during the 1800s. At 7:00pm the Hoffman Hotel tours will begin where you might meet someone from Gaston County’s past! For additional information about this program, please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected].
Opera in the Historic Couthouse: How Nanita Learned to Make Flan
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Performances at 11:00 AM & 2:00 PM
Reservations Required/Pay What You Can Event
The Gaston County Museum, the Town of Dallas, and Opera Carolina are proud to present a day at the opera in the Historic Courthouse. Based on a modern fable by Campbell Geeslin and featuring music by Enrique Gonzalez-Medina, this children’s opera weaves in the Spanish language as it celebrates Mexican traditions throughout Nanita’s journey. This performance is a wonderful opportunity to experience the opera with your family and see Gaston County’s historic courthouse erupt in color and music. Be sure join us for this incredible event! Reservations are required and it is a Pay What You Can admission. All proceeds will go to Opera Carolina. For more information about this program or to make your reservation please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected].
Annual Holiday Open House
Friday, December 11, 2015
Enjoy the Town of Dallas Christmas Parade beginning at 4PM, and then join us at the Museum. Our free annual Holiday Open house features Christmas traditions for the whole family. See the Museum decorated for Christmas, visit the Museum Shop for holiday gifts, take part in cookie decorating and historic crafts, hear live music, and get a chance to meet some very interesting traditional characters from early Christmas celebrations including Saint Nicholas, Christkindl, and Krampus.
For additional information about this program, please contact Jason Luker, Programs Coordinator, at 704-922-7681 ex 105 or at [email protected]
131 West Main Street, Dallas, North Carolina, 28034