Events 2019-05-08T22:46:09+00:00

May 17-18, 2019

The 2019 Magnolia Belles will be presented to the public in the Grand Hall of the Stafford Opera House at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 17. A second presentation will be held on the Courthouse Square at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 18. Admission to both presentations is free.

After the Saturday presentation, the Belles will visit the homes on tour from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Homes open for viewing include the Dilue Rose Harris House Museum, the Alley Log Cabin, the Santa Claus Museum, and The Carriage Step. A full list of historic homes on tour during the Magnolia Days Festival can be found on the MDF website.

The next Magnolia Belle orientation will be held on Saturday, June 8 from 9:30-11:00 a.m. in the Buddy Rau Room of the Stafford Opera House. All young ladies in high school, including incoming freshmen for the ’19-’20 school year, interested in being a Belle their senior year are invited to attend.


June 22, 2019

Dig out your glad rags and shine your Mary Janes…. it’s a Speakeasy at the Stafford Opera House!

All dishes, dames, and big cheeses are invited to The Gilded Magnolia Gala on Saturday, June 22 for a night of rip-roarin’ Prohibition Era fun and frivolity….all for a great cause!

Enjoy a delicious meal and 1920’s-themed giggle water. Dance the night away to live music from The Grateful Geezers. Bid on fantastic items in our live and silent auctions. Try your luck in one of many bucket raffles. As far as parties go, The Gilded Magnolia Gala is the bee’s knees!

Individual tickets are $75 and tables of 8 are $700. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Guests dressing in 1920’s attire will receive an extra ticket for the bucket raffles. Secret password required for entry will be emailed to all ticketed guests the week of the event. We don’t want to be nailed by the fuzz so keep it quiet, savvy?

Don’t be a wet blanket…buy your ticket to The Gilded Magnolia Gala today!

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