- Annual Fundraiser – Premier Production: “A Night with Notorious Nevadans”
Friday, August 3, 2018, 4:00 pm
Governors’s Mansion, Carson City
The Friends of the Nevada State Museum will premier an original production, “A Night with Notorious Nevadans,” on Friday, August 3, 2018 at the Governor’s Mansion in Carson City. The evening will include dinner, raffles, great prizes, a cash bar and great conversation with actors portraying historic characters from Nevada’s past. The show will be a Chautauqua-style presentation and you will glimpse the lives and stories of early Nevada figures including John Mackay and Adolph Sutro from Virginia City, early suffragette Sadie Hurst who became Nevada’s first female legislator, and Belle Butler from Tonopah. Tickets for the dinner and show are $40. Doors open at 4:00 pm. Tickets are on sale (cash or check only) at the Nevada State Museum gift shop. This program is the major annual fundraiser for the Friends of Nevada State Museum, a 501(c)(3) educational organization that supports the the State Museum’s goals.
- FNSM Board meetings are normally scheduled on the first Wednesday of the month in the Museum meeting room (first floor). If there is a holiday near the usual meeting date, check your email or with a Board member to confirm the date.
Friends of the Nevada State Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.