Who’s ready for some serious vintage shopping this Friday and Saturday?
We’re @alamedavintagefashionfaire bound!
Looking forward to a fun and interesting Thursday, April 4th! From noon to 6pm we’ll be attending the GGIE 80th Anniversary Lectures in San Francisco —
For just $5, join us for a full day of #lectures explaining, honoring, and enjoying the Golden Gate International Expedition! Fascinating topics as described by GGIE historians and experts including 1939 fashions, art and culture.
Whether or not you can take the day off, meet us at the Mechanics’ Institute that night from 6-8:30pm for the #GGIE 80th Anniversary Evening Party!
The Mechanics Institute and Treasure Island Museum are hosting a snazzy cocktail party with music provided by Lovin’ Harmony Trio. Enjoy appetizers, wine, and craft liquor tastings while celebrating the 80th anniversary of San Francisco’s last world fair. $25 for members and the public. Period dress encouraged!
Go to www.mililibrary.org Upcoming Events for more information and link for tickets.
#goldengateinternationalexposition #worldsfair #sanfrancisco #treasureisland #RalphStackpole #Pacifica #DiegoRiveria #PanAmericanUnitymural #TimothyPflueger #PageantofthePacific #NativeAmericanart #culture #1930s #1930sfashion #1939 #1940 #sanfranciscohistory #californiahistory #newdeal @decobelles @treasureislandmuseum @milibrary @livingnewdealproject
The second weekend of April is shaping up to be action-packed!
Kicking it off, we can’t wait to see #DandyWellington on his first West Coast tour! He’ll be performing on Thursday, April 11th at 9:20 Special at The Russian Center (once a venue for the Art Deco Preservation Ball)..
Then, in quick succession-
Friday April 12: 80th anniversary of the SF Maritime Museum Building party
Sat. April 13: Oakland Ballet Spring Gala at the Bellevue Club, celebrating #1940s -1950s jazz
Sunday afternoon April 14th, a special ADSC event: “Rise of the Latin Lover” lecture as part of the lead up to the Argentine tango-themed Art Deco Preservation Ball on May 4th!
Repost @dandywellington -
As promised... The Inaugural #DandyWellingtonTour
April 4th: Spring Swing with @AtlasObscura at the @SurgicalMuseumChicago.
April 10: An Evening at The Modernist Members Club.
April 11: Thursday Night Dance with @920Special at The Russian Center.
April 13-14: @DapperDay and @DapperDayExpo at The Disneyland Hotel. 💥Come see us as we bring WellDressedJazz and #HarlemRhythm westward!💥
**Currently searching for more engagements in Chicago. 📷 @JuliaBahlsen