The Everson Museum of Art Members' Council is pleased to announce the Happy Holidays Happy Hour, a new event added for the Silver Edition Festival of Trees. The event is scheduled for Dec. 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the former Bon-Ton store located in ShoppingTown Mall.
Attendees will enjoy the Festival of Trees at this casual, after-work cocktail hour. The holiday atmosphere will also feature a cash bar, light hors d'oeuvres by T.G.I. Friday's and musical entertainment by DJ Jimmy D.
Admission to the event is $12 per person, and can be purchased at the door. Each ticket purchase includes admission to the Festival of Trees.
The Happy Holidays Happy Hour is one of many special complimentary events to the Festival of Trees, a Syracuse area holiday tradition. The Festival will be on display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., December 3-12, 2010 at the former Bon-Ton store located in ShoppingTown Mall.
The Festival of Trees Silver Edition is made possible by: ShoppingTown Mall, The Post-Standard, News Radio 570 WSYR, NewsChannel 9 WSYR, T.G.I.F. Friday's. T.J. Sheehan's, Midstate Printing and Eagle Newspapers.
All proceeds from the Happy Holidays Happy Hour and Festival of Trees will benefit children's art programs and special exhibits at the Everson Museum of Art.
For specific event or ticket information, please visit www.everson.org or call 474- 6064. The Everson is also on Facebook, www.facebook.com/EversonMuseumOfArt, and Twitter, http://twitter.com/EversonMuseum.
ABOUT THE EVERSON
The Everson Museum of Art, whose roots extend to 1897, is internationally recognized for its extensive and significant collection of ceramics, its pioneering art video collection and its distinctive structural design by the noted architect I.M. Pei. In addition to exhibitions, the Everson presents a monthly Contemporary Film Series, regular Artists Open events and a wide variety of art education programs for adults and children.
The Everson is open to the public Tuesday-Friday and Sunday noon to 5p.m., Saturday 10a.m. to 5p.m. For more information visit www.everson.org.