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The Highwaymen Opening Night Reception & Dinner

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Mar 23 2018
The Highwaymen Opening Night Reception & Dinner

Come take a Sneak Peek at the Highwaymen Artists exhibit, enjoy dinner with wine, beer, or soft drinks, talk to the artists, preview the art and buy before the sale to the public!

Early in the 1950’s, the young group of African-American men and ladies took to the streets to sell their FL landscape paintings to support their families. Not educated, they were not allowed to show their art in "Whites Only" galleries.  They were dubbed the Highwaymen and sold directly to banks, businesses, hotels and consumers.  Then they worked with inexpensive "Gibson" board.

Today, their popularity has made their work collectable and no longer on drywall board. Come see 8 of the

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ADMISSION INFO

$50 Ticket includes a Sneak Peek at the Opening Night Reception, Dinner with wine, beer, or soft drinks, the ability to talk with the Highwaymen artists, see their exhibits, and purchase in advance of the public if you desire.

Contact: 754-307-5446

Email: susangingerich@samplemcdougald.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Post Event Show and Sale continues on Saturday, March 24, from 10am - 5pm at the Sample-McDougald House Museum and Sunday, March 25, from 11am - 4pm at the Sample-McDougald House Museum with a $5 Admission fee each day.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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