The contest is closed.
On Saturday, March 9, the Ten Broeck Mansion will become a 1920s speakeasy -- complete with cocktails by Albany Distilling Co., beer by C.H. Evans, gourmet hors d'oeuvres, casino games, giveaways, music by the Sunny Side of the Street Band, and flappers.
The Puttin' on the Ritz event is a fundraiser for the historic mansion and the Albany County Historical Association. It's come as you are, or dress in 20s garb. (Just knock four times and tell them AOA sent ya.) And oh, yeah, you'll need a ticket. They're $55 in advance and $65 at the door (Ten Broeck Mansion members get a $10 discount).
But AOA has a pair of tickets to give away to one lucky winner.
To enter, please answer the following question in the comment section of this post:
Back in the day, to get into a speakeasy you had to know the password. If you had a speakeasy in the Capital Region today, what would the password be?
We'll draw one winner at random.
Important: All comments must be submitted by 5 pm on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 to be entered in the drawing. You must answer the question to be part of the drawing. (Normal commenting guidelines apply.) One entry per person, please. You must enter a valid email address (that you check regularly) with your comment. The winner will be notified via email by 5 pm on Thursday and must respond by 10 am on Friday, March 1.
photo: Nicole Campon
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