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Cocktails With Friends at the National WWI Museum

Happy hour meets history Friday, Feb. 27.

In partnership with the National WWI Museum and Liberty Memorial, the Young Friends of the Lyric Opera is hosting a cocktail event 4:30 – 7:00 p.m. this Friday to celebrate the Lyric Opera’s performance of “Silent Night,” based on real events that took place during World War I, when the Scottish, French and Germans came together in agreement to a ceasefire on Christmas Eve.

Photo by Michal Daniel via Flickr.

From 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., guests will enjoy special access to the WWI Museum as well as a complimentary free drink, small plates and appetizers. No tickets are needed for the event, but you will need to purchase a ticket for the performance that evening at 7:30 p.m.