We've made our selection for the first FitzFilm event of the year - The Last Tycoon!

A 1976 American drama film directed by Elia Kazan and produced by Sam Spiegel, based upon Harold Pinter's screenplay adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's last, unfinished novel, The Last Tycoon.  Every year, the Capri Theater generously hosts a film that is relative to the Fitzgerald family and the 'Jazz Age'- we can't wait to see you there! 

Tickets are available at the Fitzgerald Museum or you can purchase via Paypal here

DATE: May 6th, 2017
TIME: 6:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
PLACE: Union Station- Downtown Montgomery

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DATE: Saturday, April 22nd

TIME:  All day event
PLACE: Old Alabama Town

DATE: Thursday, March 2nd

TIME: 5:30p- 7:30p
PLACE: The Capri Theatre

TICKETS: $15.00 

'FITz-film' Event: The Last Tycoon

With author readings, workshops, vendors and exhibitors, author signings, and a lively activity area for children, this free public event is Alabama's premier literary event. Thousands of people from around the state and the Southeast gather at the festival each year to meet their favorite authors and scholars. It's a day of fun for book lovers of all ages! This year the Alabama Book Festival will continue our tradition of promoting reading and literacy to Alabamians of all ages and backgrounds 

The 23rd Annual Fitzgerald Gala & Silent Auction 

2017 tHEME: ​​"intercontinental"

Starring: Robert De Niro, Tony Curtis, Robert Mitchum, Jack Nicholson, Donald Pleasence, Jeanne Moreau, Theresa Russell and Ingrid Boulting.

The Fitzgerald Museum

The Fitzgerald Gala is the Museum's largest annual fundraiser and a "Jazz Age" party of epic proportions! Guests from all over the region attend, decked out in 1910s, '20s, and '30s costumes. Heavy hors d'oeuvres, complimentary wine and cash bar, live period music, and a jaw-dropping Silent Auction make this event Montgomery's affair of the year!

This year, we are making some exciting announcements, so be sure to check in to the event posted here to stay up to date on all the latest. Ticket sales will be announced soon!

If you're local, be sure to attend the DBA Montgomery meeting at NewSouth Books on March 14th for a chance to hear about our new venue and VIP access!

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