Events

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DSCN2381November 9 – December 30, 2016
Hower House holiday season (thru December 30)
Holidays Around the World; self-guided holiday tours.
Tour Times:  Wednesday – Saturday, noon – 3:30 pm; Holiday Sundays, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Live musical entertainment on selected days.  Admission charged.
Children 12 and under free with paid adult admission; children must be accompanied by adult.
*** Holiday season scheduled closings:  11/24 (Thanksgiving); 12/24-25.6.27 & 12/31**


Santa_Photo_from_12-15-12December 3, 2016
Santa Breakfast & Visitation Day

TIME: 10:00-Noon. Great family fun!  Enjoy breakfast and then a visit with Santa who will check his ‘naughty and nice’ list for your name!  Bring along your wish list!

COST: Adults $15; Children $22 (ages 3-12 only). An adult must accompany and stay with each child who attends.

Price includes walk-through tour of the Holidays Around the World decorations. Prepaid reservations deadline: November 29. Limited seating.


December 9, 2016
Graduate String Quartet Concert
TIME:  7:00 pm Ticket price includes self-guided tour of the Holidays Around the World exhibit (Hower House will be fully decorated).  Festive attire encouraged.

COST: $15/per person; $5 for students with valid ID. Prepaid reservations: December 5. Limited seating. Light refreshments following.

Advanced payment methods: Checks (payable to the Friends of Hower House) or Credit Card payments only.

Proceeds to benefit conservation/repairs to selected Hower House Museum collection objects and to support the UA School of Music Scholarship Fund.


HolidayTea2012_1aDecember 11, 2016
A Christmas Carol Tea (Dickensian Brunch)

TIME:  10:30 – 12:00 pm

COST: $32 Adults/$22 Children. Prepaid reservation deadline: December 5. Limited seating.
Catch the holiday spirit and enjoy a lovely delicious brunch at the fully-decorated Hower House Museum and some shopping in the always-charming Cellar Door Store!  The theme this year is Holidays Around the World. A variety of savories and sweets will be served along with selected hot tea pairings.  There will be a short presentation about Charles Dickens and this Holiday classic.


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February 17, 2017
Jazz with Jack Schantz & his Combo
TIME:  7:00 pm
Ticket price includes self-guided tour of the Vintage valentine exhibit.

COST: $15/per person; $5 for students with valid ID. Prepaid reservations: February 13. Limited seating. Light refreshments following.

Advanced payment methods: Checks (payable to the Friends of Hower House) or Credit Card payments only.

Proceeds to benefit conservation/repairs to selected Hower House Museum collection objects and to support the UA School of Music Scholarship Fund.


April 7, 2017
Lunaris Graduate Woodwind Quintet

TIME:   7:00 pm

COST: $15/per person; $5 for students with valid ID. Prepaid reservations: April 3. Limited seating. Light refreshments following. Ticket price includes self-guided tour of Hower House Museum. 

Advanced payment methods: Checks (payable to the Friends of Hower House) or Credit Card payments only.

Proceeds to benefit conservation/repairs to selected Hower House Museum collection objects and to support the UA School of Music Scholarship Fund.


Stay tuned for details on these Additional Events:

Saturday, February 25, 2017: 10:00 – 11:45 am; Topic TBA

Saturday, March 25, 2017: 10:00 – 11:45am; Topic TBA

Saturday, April 29, 2017: 10:00 – 11:45 am; Topic TBA

Cost for each session: $10 individual lecture; $25 for the 3-lecture series.

Limited seating; Prepaid Reservations recommended.