On Friday, October 5th, 2018, from 6 pm to 7:30 pm, Old School Square invites you to their annual Season Launch Party! Old School Square, located in Downtown Delray Beach, is a beautifully restored National Historic Site and nationally recognized arts center serving Greater Delray Beach and South Florida with visual and performing arts entertainment & enrichment. This exciting, FREE event will provide a sneak peek into what’s new and upcoming at Old School Square for the 2018-2019 season, followed by the opening of the Free Friday Concerts at the Pavilion at Old School Square!
The launch party will begin at the Crest Theatre, where guests will receive their “passport” to the various venues at Old School Square and be entered to win 1 of 5 incredible prize packages. Prize packages will include a Gift Certificate for 2 tickets to a show at the Crest Theater, a $100 Gift Card for the Creative Arts School, 2 General Admission Tickets to a concert at the Pavilion, a $50 Gift Certificate to the Cornell Art Museum Store, and a Complementary Ensemble Membership. Prize Package winners will be announced at 7:30 pm from the Pavilion stage before the opening of the Free Friday Concert Series.
The “passport" will grant attendees entrance to several launch party events happening around the Old School Square arts complex. From 6 pm to 7:30 pm at the Crest Theatre there will be a fantastic video presentation of the various upcoming shows and lectures for the 2018-2019 season, as well as the rare opportunity to get a front-row seat to watch Entr’Acte Theatrix’s rehearsal for their upcoming performance of The Adam’s Family which will be playing at the Crest Theatre in October 2018.
On the 2nd floor of the Crest Theatre, the studios and classrooms of the Old School Square Creative Arts School will be open and the instructors will be available to discuss the incredible fall class offerings. Next door to the Crest Theater is the Old School Square Field House, where guests will have the opportunity to take a look at one of Palm Beach County’s most unique wedding/special event venues. Venue rental information will be available while the sounds of the Downtown Delray Beach Drum Circle will be playing in the background.
From 6 pm to 9 pm at the Old School Square Cornell Art Museum guests can participate in Delray’s First Friday Art Walk and check out the Museum’s newest art exhibits. The exhibitions will include “Tech Effect,” an exploration of the influence of technology in contemporary art, as well as “Embedded,” a juried art show featuring the work of South Florida college students in the Spotlight Gallery.
Free popcorn will be available at the Old School Square Pavilion Loggia from 6 pm to 7:30 pm. Also, be sure to claim your spot on the grounds for the premiere of the Free Friday Concert Series at Old School Square featuring a live musical performance by the Broward County-based band "Orange Sunshine."
Whether you are a seasoned patron of Old School Square or are just learning of the venue for the first time, the 2018-2019 Season Launch Party is the perfect way to find out about all the exciting shows, events, and offerings available at Old School Square right here in Downtown Delray Beach! We at Champagne & Parisi Real Estate look forward to seeing you there!