Celebrate UFOs – including The Maury Island Incident – with Beer(!) Oct. 26

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Event:
Celebrate UFOs – including The Maury Island Incident – with Beer(!) Oct. 26
Start:
October 26, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
October 26, 2017 10:00 pm
Category:
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Organizer:
Unnamed Organizer
Updated:
August 16, 2017
Venue:
Washington State History Museum
Address:
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1911 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA, 98402, United States

The Washington State History Museum in Tacoma will be celebrating the 70th Anniversary of two of history’s most notable UFO sightings with a 21+ evening of beer tastings and all things flying saucers on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 7 – 10 p.m.

The two cases being celebrated include the Kenneth Arnold UFO sighting and the Maury Island incident, which both took place in Washington in 1947. These two events gave rise to the terms “flying saucer” and “men in black” and kicked off a craze of sightings that year, which included the Roswell incident and many others.

The evening event includes beer tastings with Three Magnets Brewing Co., a showing of the film The Maury Island Incident with the filmmakers, UFO-related crafting with the The Museum of Flight, open exhibit galleries, and more.

Admission is $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and includes a commemorative glass and two drink tickets – buy tickets here:

https://webformsrig02bo3.blackbaudhosting.com/49882/UFO-Night

More info here:

It’ll be a night you won’t soon forget, regardless of what the men in black try to tell you…

The Washington State History Museum is located at 1911 Pacific Ave in Tacoma: