The Museum will be closing at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 16.

Captain's Party 2017

Saturday, June 17

6:00 p.m. — 9:00 p.m.

2017 Captain's Party - Cape Ann Museum

Image on card: "Sea Serpent engraved from a drawing taken from life as appeared in Gloucester Harbor, August 23, 1817. Published by E. J. Lane & J. How." Digitally manipulated image.


Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of Gloucester’s sea serpent sighting at the CAPTAIN’S PARTY!  Put on your festive attire and join us for our annual fundraising event featuring sumptuous fare and creative cocktails in the Museum courtyard and throughout the galleries. 

View the beautiful works from Cape Ann collectors in the our special summer exhibition, Rock Bound, and listen to the sounds of Doug Leaffer and his jazz trio.

Sponsorships and individual support of this event is greatly appreciated. Sponsorships are available at the following levels:

⇒ $5,000 Patron: Includes 8 tickets ($4,320 tax deductible)
⇒ $2,500 Benefactor: Includes 6 tickets ($1,990 tax deductible)
⇒ $1,000 Contributor: Includes 4 tickets ($660 tax deductible)

Individual Tickets are $150 each ($65 tax deductible)

For tickets and information, please call the Development Office:
(978) 283-0455 x35 or email to purchase tickets. Tickets and sponsorships can also be purchased online at Eventbrite.

RSVP by June 8.


Many thanks to our generous sponsors:

Mary Craven
John F. and Anne R. Haley
John Rando
Atlantis Oceanfront Inn
J.J. and Jackie Bell
Stephen and Jill Bell
Clement and Stephanie Benenson
Thomas and Kristin Zarrella
Bettie Cartwright
John and Lee Cunningham
Charles and Caroline Esdaile
Dale and Ann Fowler
W. Herbert Goodick, Inc.
Garth and Lindsay Greimann
Paul and Christine Lundberg
William and Nancy Lynch
Jon R. Morse, CPA, P.C.
Anthony and Clare Quinn
Arthur N. Ryan
Hinda Simon
Richard and Donna Tadler
Chip and Margaret Ziering
A special thanks to Privateer Rum of Ipswich

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