When: Thu., Sept. 22, 5-7:30 p.m. 2016
The evening toasts Tommy Hitchcock Jr., the polo player and pilot who inspired the Tom Buchanan character in The Great Gatsby. Author Nelson W. Aldrich signs American Hero: The True Story of Tommy Hitchcock and the museum premieres its Hitchcock documentary. RSVP online or call (504) 528-1944 ext. 412. Free admission.