Kick off the decade right and bring back the twenties at the W.K. Gordon Center!
Join us for a roaring good time, search for the clues to enter the speakeasy. Costumes are encouraged!
Dress in your best 1920’s attire and bring a flashlight to Tarleton State University’s W.K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas on Saturday, Feb. 8, for “Museum After Dark.”
The free scavenger hunt begins at 6 PM and is appropriate for all ages. As participants finish the hunt, they’ll receive a password for the museum’s “speakeasy,” to enjoy soft refreshments, period jazz and a photo booth.
Free transportation for Tarleton students is available from the university’s Stephenville campus on a first-come, first-served basis. Deadline for reservations is Wednesday, Feb. 5. call 254-968-1886. Boarding starts at 5:30 PM at the John Tarleton statue.
The W.K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas, a Tarleton museum and research facility located in the historic ghost town of Thurber, is open from 10 AM - 4 PM Tuesdays through Saturdays and from 1 - 4 PM Sundays. The center is located at Exit 367 on Interstate 20 between Fort Worth and Abilene.
For more information, visit www.tarleton.edu/gordoncenter or the museum’s Facebook page.