New Year's Eve 1940's WWII era Big Band Hangar Dance

Category: Charity & Fundraisers

Event Date:

Monday, December 31, 2018 - January 1, 2019


8:00 pm - 12:30 am


Liberty Aviation Museum
3515 East State Road
Port Clinton, OH 43452

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Connie Nieves




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4th annual New Year's Eve 1940s WWII era Big Band Hangar Dance at the Liberty Aviation Museum & Tin Goose Diner!
Sunday, December 31st, 2018
Doors open: 8pm
Big Band starts at: 8:30pm
Event ends at 12:30-12:45am on New Year's Day.

Location: Liberty Aviation Museum (main hangar)
3515 East State Road
Port Clinton, Ohio 43452
Phone: 419.732.0234
Museum website:

Ring in the New Year at the 4th Annual New Year's Eve 1940's Big Band Hangar Dance at the Liberty Aviation Museum with the Glenn Miller AAF Band Tribute by the Tom Daugherty 17pc Big Band Orchestra & The Swingin' Sweethearts Trio (Andrews Sisters)! 

Enjoy the big band sounds of the Tom Daugherty 17pc Big Band Orchestra when they present: "New Years Victory Canteen"  A Tribute To The Glenn Miller AAF Band in full WWII Uniforms featuring "The Swingin' Sweethearts" as The Andrews Sisters. Also, a special tribute to our Veterans and our great nation!

Step into the 1940s, surrounded by classic aircraft and automobiles in Liberty Aviation Museum's decorated main hangar while enjoying the classic sounds of the Tom Daughtery 17pc Big Band Orchestra!

To learn more about the Tom Daugherty Orchestra, please visit:

Ticket prices will include complimentary heavy hors d'oeuvres & soft drinks all evening long, catered by the Tin Goose Diner!! The event pricing will include party favors and a champagne toast to ring in the New Year!! Cash bar available for beer & wine. Come dressed in vintage or reproduction era clothing--civilian or military! 

Single ticket: $70.00/advance by Dec 30th, $75.00/after Dec 30th. If tickets remain.
Couples tickets: $140.00/advance by Dec. 30th, $150.00/after Dec. 30th. If tickets remain
Reserved Table of 8 $550.00 (Includes tickets for 8 guests and bottle of champagne!)

***Pricing does not include museum admission. The museum galleries and new hangar will be closed. If you wish to tour the museum, please arrive prior to 4pm.  We will be closed on New Year's Day.

Tickets can be purchased starting September 19th, 2018!

Show features:

★   Tom Daughtery 17pc Big Band Orchestra & The Swingin' Sweethearts begin their performances at 8:30pm, doors open at 8pm.

★ All tickets include non-alcoholic beverages and a variety of heavy hors d'oeuvres (buffet line) all evening in our heated hangar!  Champagne toast and party favors also included in ticket pricing!
★   The 1950's Tin Goose Diner will be open for dinner or have a milkshake, malt, or dessert!  Last seating for dinner will be at 8:00pm.
★   Vintage 1940’s, Military, Civilian, Patriotic and Zoot Suits highly encouraged! 

★   Free dance lessons, between 8:00pm-8:30pm (prior to Big band beginning their first set at 8:30pm.)
★   The hangar bar will be open for Beer, Wine, Spirits, & Champagne.
★   Door prizes, 50/50 raffle, photo booth, & silent auction
★   Reserved Tables available for (8 Guests) $550.00, includes a bottle of champagne

★ All Proceeds to Benefit the Liberty Aviation Museum, a 501 c3 non-profit charitable organization. The Liberty Aviation Museum receives no financial assistance from the federal government.

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****Tickets will be available online, in-person during business hours, by mail, or by phone starting on September 19th.  Call (419)732-0234  ****

***Online ticket sales after December 24th will be listed as "will call" at the door. **  Any questions please let us know! 


**You can also mail in for your tickets along with a check or money order made out to the Liberty Aviation Museum with the following information in the *Advance Ticket Purchase/NYE Hangar Dance* below.  Any questions, please email us at [email protected] or call us at (419)732-0234 !

★ Tickets available now
We are planning for a sell-out this year! 

TMA Kusama 2019
TSO Renee Goldsberry
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