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Museum hosts its annual ball Saturday

Feb. 16, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- The Huntington Museum of Art continues its 60th anniversary celebration with its annual Museum Ball, which starts at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at the museum.

The theme for the event is "Here's Looking at You: Thanking the Tri-State for 60 Years of Support."

The museum will be decorated for the event, with dinner being served by Wellington's.

The cocktail reception and high-end silent auction begin at 6 p.m. Seating for dinner will begin at 7:30 p.m. Dancing to the music of The Company begins at 9 p.m. Advance tickets for the 50/50 Cash Raffle are 1 for $5 or 5 for $20. The night of the event, "celebrity" guests can measure someone's "wing" span for an equal length of 50/50 Cash Raffle tickets from fingertip to fingertip for $50.

HMA 2013 Museum Ball Committee Chair is Halcyon Moses.

The Museum Ball is a major fundraiser for the Huntington Museum of Art. Money raised by the Museum Ball goes toward general operating expenses. Guest tickets are $200 per person. For more information or to reserve seats or corporate tables, contact Tess Moore at 304-529-2701, Ext. 327. Guest tickets can be purchased online at www.hmoa.org.

HMA is fully accessible.

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