Historic Waco Foundation will have a 1920s speakeasy-themed fundraiser from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at The Hall at River Square Center, 218 Mary Ave., to mark the 100th anniversary of Prohibition in the United States.

Tickets are $125 each, $225 per couple or $1,000 for a table of 10 and must be purchased by Thursday to receive the required password by mail.

Guests will make cocktails and have a dinner catered by DiamondBack’s. The event also will include learning the Charleston, a jazz trio playing throughout the night, a photo booth and a small exhibit of the history of prohibition. Guests are encouraged to attend in ’20s fashion or cocktail attire.

For more information, call 753-5166.


  • Occurred Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

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