Phineas Banning Birthday Celebration



Join us on Saturday, August 19 from 5 pm – 8 pm for a rockin’ good time celebrating the birthday of the Father of the Los Angeles Port, Phineas Banning.

Step into the past for an enchanting outdoor celebration on the historic grounds of the Banning Museum!

Let the rhythmic tunes of the Big Lucky Band transport you to the 1950s, setting the perfect ambiance
for a memorable evening.
Swing and sway to the beat as Rusty Frank teaches you the Jitterbug and other iconic dances of the era.

Embrace the summer vibes, surrounded by the historic charm of the Banning Museum grounds. It’s the perfect way to spend a summer night!

Proceeds from the event will contribute to preserving the rich history and heritage of the Banning Museum for generations to come.

General Admission tickets available at the gate are only $10, bring your own food, blankets, lawn chairs, and beverages. Wine and beer are okay. Please no hard alcohol. Parking on the street. Gates will close at 6 pm. 

Online Ticket Reservations are Now Closed.

Don’t miss it! It’s going to be a party even Phineas would approve of!