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Endless Nights Vampire Salon

Hammond Castle 80 Hesperus Ave, Gloucester, MA, United States

You are cordially invited to the Endless Night Vampire Salon: Hammond Castle! Join us for an evening of drinks, dancing, and Magick… in your finest Vampire attire! The last time we partied at the Castle was in 2022. Since then, we have received countless requests for us to return… Well… It’s time to party like royalty again. DRESS CODE : ...

Image, Invention, and Imagination: A Series on Art & Community Through the Ages.

Hammond Castle 80 Hesperus Ave, Gloucester, MA, United States

Doors open at 6:45 pm  Admission: $15 per presentation / $50 for series.  Member savings apply.  Proceeds from this series will support the restoration and preservation of the Hammond Castle Museum.  Join us on a captivating journey through history as we explore the profound connections between art, innovation, and the human imagination. Delve into the fascinating intersection of artistic expression ...

Lotta Dames, No Horses: The Life, Death, and Legacy of John Latouche

Hammond Castle 80 Hesperus Ave, Gloucester, MA, United States

Presented by: Caleb McMurphy, Director of Education and Visitor Services, Hammond Castle Museum On July 7th 1956, the librettist John Treville Latouche’s seminal American Opera The Ballad of Baby Doe premiered in Central City, Colorado. “It’s about love and It’s about money,” Latouche had joked, in predicting the public’s response to the Opera, “And there’s no combination an American audience ...

Image, Invention, and Imagination: A Series on Art & Community Through the Ages

Hammond Castle 80 Hesperus Ave, Gloucester, MA, United States

On July 7, 1956, the librettist John Treville Latouche’s seminal American Opera The Ballad of Baby Doe premiered in Central City, Colorado. “It’s about love and It’s about money,” Latouche had joked, in predicting the public’s response to the Opera, “And there’s no combination an American audience likes more!” Today, The Ballad of Baby Doe is often cited as one ...

Plein Air Sketch Class with Sue Wheeler of Arts Abound

Hammond Castle 80 Hesperus Ave, Gloucester, MA, United States

Classes are offered from 10:15 am to 12:15 pm on From stick figure doodlers to first-rate talents, join us for a seaside, Plein Air sketch class with Sue Wheeler of Arts Abound in Magnolia. All skill levels are welcome! This two-hour session includes a 30-minute beginner sketch lesson. All you need to bring is a sketchbook, pencils and an eraser. ...