Gala coming up for Imagine Nation anniversary

The ImagineNationMuseum is celebrating its 10th Anniversary, serving the Bristol community and the state of Connecticut and over 500,000 children and families, according to the museum.

In celebration of its “Decade of Imagine Nation,” the museum will host a gala on Saturday, Sept. 20. Festivities will begin at the museum located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol at 6 p.m. and will include entertainment, food and desserts, a special “signature” cocktail, a silent auction, with a live auction as well as music and dancing with the Blue Cherry Band. Nicole Nalepa from WFSB to serve as the celebrity emcee for the evening.

All proceeds from the gala will be used to support valuable play and exceptional learning experiences for children. The museum is a division of the Boys & Girls Club and Family Center of Bristol and is committed to enriching the lives of children and families with unique educational hands-on exhibits and programs.

For more information about the “Decade of Imagine Nation Gala” including buying tickets, sponsorships, or donating an auction item,  call (860) 540-3160. Tickets are $60 per person and may also be purchased online at