Thomas Hart Benton's Birthday Bash

Event Details

Saturday, April 6, 2019 
Springfield Art Museum, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tickets $40, reserve today by calling the SMMA Office:
(417) 874-2869 or

Please join SMMA for the second annual Thomas Hart Benton Birthday Bash! This event provides a foot stompin' , rollickin' good time as Missouri's Official Ragtime Piano Player, Gary Ellison & Big Smith's Mark Bilyeu and Cindy Wolf perform Saturday Night at Tom Benton's - a jam session that you don't want to miss! 

Your ticket includes heavy hors d'oeuvre, wine, musical entertainment, birthday cake, and a whiskey toast to Thomas Hart Benton, easily one of Missouri's most recognized artists and an important Regionalist painter. Proceeds benefit SMMA's support of 5th grade field trips to the Springfield Art Museum!

Sponsorships available, please contact the SMMA Office for details.

Program Details

6:30 PM: Cocktails & Hors d'oeuvre
7:00 PM: Live music show featuring Gary Ellison & Big Smith's Mark Bilyeu and Cindy Woolf
8:00 PM: Birthday Cake and Whiskey Toast

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