The MUSEUMS of PORT ISABEL will be hosting its 13th Annual “Essence of the Laguna Madre” with a “!Viva La Revolution!” theme Friday, February 12th at 7pm in the Treasures of the Gulf Museum.
There will be traditional Mexican performances from the UTB Mariachi Band and the Los Fresnos Folklorico dancers; great food and drinks; a Mexican Revolution exhibit on display in the Champion Building (exhibit will be up through 2010); a silent auction and an exhibition of Mexican Revolution era photos will be on display in the Treasures of the Gulf art gallery.
SILENT AUCTION DONORS:
Ben Liquor, T. Leeman Co., Sea & Sun Hair Fashion, Bettie Lane Bragg, Sea Life Center, Southwind Inn, Welcome Aboard, Lighthouse Lighting Center, Osprey Fishing Center, Sea Life Safari, Black Dragon Cruises, Designer Consigner, Vida Barber Shop & Beauty Salon, Dazzles, Seagull Imports, Coastal Winds, Anna Hair Fashion, Gulf Seafood Market & Joe Oyster Bar, Sandi Cafe & Coffee Shop, Cactus Flower Gifts & Interiors, Isla Grand Beach Resort, Silver Breeze, Rusty Pelican Antiques, Carola Art, Island Equestrian Center, Fast & Fair Car Care, Voncille Zama, Bridgeview Flowers & Gifts, ESM Fine Interiors, Bayside Furniture, Salon Samuels, Island Cinema North, Captain Murphy Charter Services.
GUESS THE CONTENTS OF THE SAFE~
There will be a live opening of a Mexican Revolution era safe during the Fundraiser! Guess the contents and win a prize! Register at local merchants and the Museums\’ Gift Shops. Deadline: February 11th… REGISTER YOUR GUESS of the CONTENTS of the SAFE at these LOCATIONS:
Art Sea Gallery & Goods: 423 E. Maxan St. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-3200
Designer Consigner: 407 E. Maxan St. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-5095
Port Isabel Chamber of Commerce: 421 E. Queen Isabella Blvd. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-2262
Port Isabel Public Library: 213 N. Yturria St. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-1822
Treasures of the Gulf Museum: 317 E. Railroad Ave. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-7602
Historical Museum: 317 E. Railroad Ave. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-7602
Port Isabel Lighthouse: 421 E. Queen Isabella Blvd. Port Isabel TX, 78578
Dolphin Research and Sea Life Nature Center: 110 N. Garcia St. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-6626
Purple Parrot: 407 E. Maxan St. Port Isabel TX, 78578 (956)-943-2004
SPONSORED BY: South Padre Bank, N.A. ~ Museums of Port Isabel ~ Laguna Madre Museum Foundation ~ City of Port Isabel ~ Port Isabel Historical Preservation Board ~ Anonymous ~ First National Bank of South Padre Island ~ Coleman Hall & Heinze Insurance
For more information call 956/943-7602.
Museums of Port Isabel317 E. Railroad Ave., Port Isabel