Guests arrive and are greeted with a complimentary glass of champagne.
Vintage cars and limos will have a premiere parking experience.
You enter a party fully in progress, surrounded by amazing epicurean visions and a kaleidoscope of libations.
Aerial dancers are flying above you and period dancers are roaming among you.
To party like it’s 1919 you need arrive in style! Dress for the era and join in a style approved by Mr. Gatsby, who believed that clothes do indeed make the man. Formal wear and vintage attire is highly encouraged. For inspiration, please visit our Costume page. Should you arrive in attire less than festive, head straight for the Costume Shop to accessorize with fun period pieces, increasing your eligibility for Best Dressed status!
Be brazen and try your luck at our casino tables with a handful of gratis chips! Be dazzled by lively dancing from shimmy to burlesque as you are beckoned to step onto the dance floor to share a scandalous Charleston! Behold astonishing entertainments, music and magic! Be the first to view the premiere Fresno Historical Society Centennial Exhibit in the warm and welcoming Kearney Mansion! Be alert for subtle hints to gain access to the secret speakeasy!
Treat your friends and family to a night of pleasure. Thinking big was Gatsby’s stock in trade. Rather than purchasing individual event tickets, gather up a group and arrive in style to enjoy the benefits of VIP-level amenities! For information, please visit our VIP Experience page.
Be our guest! Buffet tables brim with sumptuous delights! Stations await with chefs poised to serve elegant small plates, all part of the culinary magic that is The Painted Table!
Who is this Volstead fellow and why does he want to spoil all the fun? Mosey up to two different bars with a full range of no-host refreshment, both wet and dry! Cozy up to the right people and (for the right price) you might find your way deep inside the Kearney compound where elaborate cocktails are concocted. Please browse around on our Drink page.
Gatsby bids his guests goodnight and locks his gates before the clock strikes midnight. The celebration at Kearney Mansion ends, but where the night will take you is still unknown.
High-top Tables, Casino Tables, Buffet Tables & (shhh!!!) Speakeasy Tables
Costume is highly encouraged: Gatsby, 1920’s
To party like it’s 1919 you need arrive in style:
This is an event of great glamour and festive fun, in the finest tradition of Jay Gatsby, with jazz music, nightclubs, and a wild party. Dress for the era and join the party in a style approved by Mr. Gatsby. So, leave the jeans and t-shirts at home and pull out your dancing shoes, feather boas, bow ties, and flapper dresses and help make this party a night to remember!
While individual tickets are priced at a token of their value, more benefits can be had by gathering up a festive group to enjoy the perks of sponsorship:
The M. Theo Kearney
The Ben Walker
The Emory Ratcliffe
The Sarah McCardle
The Lilborne Winchell