$20 – $40

1940s Christmas Radio Hour

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

SALT Block - Drendel Auditorium

243 3rd Avenue Northeast

Hickory, NC 28601

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

DOORS – The doors will open at 1pm.

SEATING – All seats are general admission. The auditorium is handicap accessable.

PARKING – FREE PARKING. Auditorium is located on the 2nd floor of the Arts & Science Center.

SUGGESTED DRESS - In keeping in the spirit of the radio show, we suggest patrons dress in 1940s period attire to add to the experience. This is an ALL AGES show.

RUFUND POLICY - NO REFUNDS after tickets are purchased.

DISCRIPTION:

TICKETS ON SALE NOW
The Hickory Music Factory (HMF) hosts an old fashioned 1940s Christmas Radio Hour at SALT Block – Drendel Auditorium (243 Third Avenue NE Hickory, 28601) Saturday December 9, 2017. This fifth annual 1940s Christmas Radio Hour is HMF’s primary fundraiser of the year. The live performance features The Hickory Jazz Orchestra, Viki Ryan, Russ Wilson, One Leg Up, HMF Folk Ensemble, Hal Rowe, actors in period costume, skits, and music and revives the spirit of the mid 1940s when families gathered ’round the wireless for news and entertainment. In our digital age, the chance to experience a live radio show is rare, unique and inventive. It’s a perfect way to recapture a bygone era around the holidays; as well as help fund the exceptional community programs of The Hickory Music Factory. This year's actors and vocalists include HIckory navite Viki Ryan, Asheville's Russ Wilson, and Hickory's own Nathan Hefner as well as the Gypsy Jazz of the group known as "One Leg Up".

The show is an interactive experience and audience members are encourage to dress in period attire for added fun. In a world of instant gratification and speed, the 1940s Christmas Radio Hour encourages people to slow down, enjoy the season and make a special evening out of the event. The VIP package is especially enticing as a fine way to enjoy the night. A VIP ticket includes preferred seating, a special pre-show VIP area with drinks and light Hors d’oeuvres. General admission tickets for the 2pm matinee show are $20 and for the 7pm evening show are $15 18yr and under (must be bought at the door), $25 general admission and $40 limited VIP seating. Tickets can be purchased at Larry’s Music & Sound (266 Union Square, Hickory 28601) or online at www.hickorymusicfactory.com. For more information contact (828)-308-5659 or contact@hickorymusicfactory.com

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

SALT Block - Drendel Auditorium

243 3rd Avenue Northeast

Hickory, NC 28601

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved