Phone: (315) 393-2425   Remington Tour

We’re planning to dance in Fred and Eva’s honor, and we hope you won’t be here to see it!
Get your tickets here!
Date: April 1, 2024
Time: Any time that suits you!
What to Wear: Black tie, ugly sweater, pajamas, your choice!
RSVP: By March 31, 2024
On this most serious day of the year, we invite you to PLEASE NOT ATTEND our event. No, really. We hope you will STAY HOME. Dance. Don’t dance. Do whatever you please! 
Donations can be mailed to: Frederic Remington Art Museum, 303 Washington Street, Ogdensburg, NY 13669
Or donate online here.
Or call: (315) 393-2425 to donate over the phone.
Here’s what your donation will get you on April Fool’s Day:
Donate $50: A ticket for one person to stay home and miss the April Fool’s Day Ball.
Donate $100: A ticket for the person to NOT ONLY skip the ball, but also miss the fancy cocktail party before the main event.
Donate $250: A ticket for the lucky guest to skip the ball, miss the cocktail party, AND forget to attend the VIP afterparty. 
Donate $500: The ball gets moved to your house. 
Donate $1,000 or more: You will be crowned Remington Royalty at the party that you’re not attending and get a special invitation to NOT come to next year’s April Fool’s Day Ball!
On a more serious note, here are the raffle prizes for the (no-show) ball. Every $50 donated enters your name in a raffle for a chance to win one of the following prizes:
The first 20 people to donate to this fundraiser will get a one-time 10% discount in the Museum Shop.*
All donations must be received before April 1st to be entered into the drawing. The lucky winners will be notified by phone or email. Donations to the April Fool’s Day Ball will benefit educational programs at the Museum. 
We sincerely thank you for your generous donations to this fun non-event!


*Restrictions may apply to certain items in the shop.

Pictured above:  Frederic Remington, A Soiree in the Armory (detail), from Sketches of Highland Military Academy, 1878, pen and ink on paper, 8 ¼ x 6 ¾”, Gift of the Remington Estate, Frederic Remington Art Museum, 1970.758.0009b.