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Learn more about O What a Night!

October 21st, 6:00pm – 11:00pm 

Join the Ogden Museum of Southern Art for its annual O What A Night! Dubbed “the Met Ball of the South”, O What A Night! is an unparalleled celebration of Southern art, culture and cuisine. The glamorous black-tie event highlights the important mission of the Ogden Museum: to broaden the knowledge, understanding, interpretation, and appreciation of the visual arts and culture of the American South. The Museum is honored to have Hearst and WDSU-TV as presenting sponsors this year, and Whitney Bank as the Patron Party sponsor. O What a Night! chairmen for 2017 are Alexa Georges and Jerry Armatis. Cuisine will be provided by Chef Justin Devillier of La Petite Grocery and Balise and Kristen Essig & Michael Stoltzfus ofCoquette. Entertainment for the night is presented by Jeremy Davenport andPreservation Hall Jazz Band

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