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USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum New Year's Eve Gala 2018

Tuesday, January 1, 2019, 3:30 AM

New Year's Eve Gala onboard the Aircraft Carrier USS HORNET STEM TO STEM- A Special Fundraising Gala for the Museum’s Education Department Attending both the Anniversary Gala & NYE? Email edu@uss-hornet.org for dual code to recieve 25% off each event tickets. Sunday, December 31, 20187:30pm – 1:00am (Doors open at 7:15) featuring 3 O'Clock Jump The Bay Area’s best place to dance! Three Dance Floors on the Enclosed, Heated Hangar Deck! Free Dance Lessons!by Jim Truesdale, former Fred Astaire instructor Silent Auction!Midnight Countdown with the band!View San Francisco fireworks from our Flight Deck! Period Attire Welcome! Black Tie Optional!Cash Bars & Food Concessions Available Free Parking! New Year’s Eve Dance FAQ’s 2018   1) Who is the featured entertainment? 3 O’Clock Jump is a 16-piece classic Big Band that plays songs made famous by Count Basie, Glenn Miller, and Harry James. They play such favorites as In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, Route 66, Tuxedo Junction, Pennsylvania 6-500, 1 O’clock Jump, 2 O’clock Jump plus many more. Get ready to Rhumba, Cha Cha, Waltz and Swing the night away. 2) How much do tickets cost? Cabaret Seating costs $99 per person. These premium-reserved seats are located in front of the stage and along the main dance floor. Each seat offers a great view of the stage and easy access to the dance floor. Each table seats 8 guests; unless you order 8 tickets, you will be seated with other parties.  Reserve Seating costs $75 per person. This section is located across the dance floor from the side of the stage; there is a limited view to the stage and dance floors. This is a good choice for those who want to have a seat waiting for them no matter what time they arrive. Each table seats 10 guests; unless you order 10 tickets, you will be seated with other parties. General Admission costs $60 per person. The seating is located behind all reserved tables, and table seating is not avaialble. This is a good choice for those who plan on dancing most of the night. If the event has not been sold out, General Admission tickets are $65 on the night of the dance. Please note General Admission does not come with a seat at a table! 3) Are there any discounts on ticket purchases? Museum members receive a $10 discount on tickets with promo code. Contact Education Department for the code at edu@uss-hornet.org. Thank you. 4) Are tickets refundable? This is a fundraiser for the USS Hornet Museum; refunds cannot be honored. 5) Are tickets tax-deductible? The dances are a major fundraiser for the museum and approximately 20% of the ticket price is tax-deductible. 6) Will tickets be available at the door? If space is available, General Admission will be offered for $65 at the door. Reserved seating usually sells out one week before the dance.  7) Food and beverages are not included in the ticket price and may be purchased separately at the event. Keep in mind that our concessionaires accept cash only. 8) What food will be available for purchase? How much does it cost? We will be serving a hofbrau style sandwich station, with salad and the cost is approximately $20 per plate. More food details will be announced shortly. 9) Is there a bar? How much do drinks cost? There will be several cash bars on the main deck selling a variety of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Beverage prices range from $5 for sodas to $15 for “call” spirits. Guests may also purchase bottles of champagne. 10) Is there an ATM machine onboard? No, Food and beverages are cash only. 11) Is there plenty of parking? How much does it cost? Yes. There is plenty of FREE parking across the street from the pier. 12) Does the ship go anywhere? No. The engines do not function and the ship remains permanently tied to the pier. 13) What time should I be there? The gates open at 7:30pm.. Dance lessons will begin around 7:45pm. Gus & the 3 O’Clock Jump will play from 8:30pm to 1:00am. Dance lessons will continue during the intermissions. 14) How late does the

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