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Gatsby Garden Party 2018

Step back in time for a day of 1920s music, costumes and fun on the grounds of Spadina Museum: Historic House & Gardens!

Tickets are available May 1 at 12 p.m. (online only)

$12.50 +HST per day.

Add an optional house tour to your ticket for $5 +HST.

There' s a limit of 6 tickets per order.

Please note that the interior of the house can only be seen by guided tour. Tour tickets are limited and are only available after purchase of a day ticket. Museum Arts Passes or any discounted admissions are not accepted.

New for 2018:

THE GARAGE CINEMA - Enjoy short movies throughout the afternoon in partnership with the Toronto SILENT FILM Festival.

THE STABLES GAMBLING DEN - Join a just-for-fun Numbers Racket, play Three Card Monte or Bingo, and prepare to have your mugshot taken!

Back by Popular Demand:
LIVE MUSIC - Featuring: The Wintergarten Orchestra,  Ben Harvey and His Ornamentals, and Captain Cowboy and The Money Maker

GRAMOPHONE DEMONSTRATIONS - with Keith, the Gramophone Guy.

DANCING - Learn 1920s steps with Simon & Bonnie of Swing Toronto and Mostly Waltz Toronto.

LIQUOR and FOOD - Bring a swell picnic or purchase food on site! Bringing outside liquor into the Gatsby Garden party is not permitted, but cocktails will be available for purchase at the event.

HISTORIC HOUSE TOURS - A limited number of timed house tour tickets are available. These can be purchased online when purchasing entry tickets. House tour tickets are available on a first come, first served basis.


CROQUET - Learn to play croquet with the Toronto Cricket, Skating and Curling Club and the Lawrence Park Lawn Bowling Club.


To enter the costume contest, first purchase your ticket for the event, then email with the following information: 
Date of your ticket Saturday, Sunday or both 
Name of ticket purchaser.  
Category (contestants man enter only one category) Chose from: CHILD/YOUTH - MAN - WOMAN - GROUP (up to 4 people)

Contest spaces are limited. Contestants may enter the costume contest on Saturday OR Sunday, not both days. Winners of the 2017 costume contest are not eligible to enter in 2018.

Gatsby Garden Party 2018

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