A Night at the Museum Gala

A Night at the Museum Gala

Join us for our second annual A Night at the Museum Gala on Friday, September 16th, 2022, from 6pm-10pm at the Hagen History Center, at 356 West 6th Street.

This event will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres, multiple bars, and dancing with music from the Breeze Band.

We are excited to honor Teresa and the late Leo Brugger at this event as they have been long-term supporters of Erie and the Hagen History Center.

Mike and Susan McCormick will be the honorary Chair Couple.  

Dress is cocktail party.

Become a sponsor of A Night at the Museum by using the attached form or by going online. 

Download Sponsorship Package

Purchase Tickets

You can request an invitation be mailed to you and you can purchase your tickets with the response card. Your support will fund operational costs for the exhibit buildings, student field trips, and educational programming.

With your contribution you help make History that Inspires! You support a local landmark, and you help with the resurgence of downtown Erie. Thank you.

Call the Hagen History Center at 814-454-1813 x 34 for additional information.

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Thank you to our sponsors!


Leo J. Brugger, Jr. Family

Tom Hagen


Archival Sponsors

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Mary Lincoln and Charles Brock

Bruce and Sarah McWilliams


Band Sponsors

Brugger Funeral Homes and Crematory LLP

Erie Beer

Erie Community Foundation

Great Lakes Insurance

Bruce and Nancy Kern

Henry and Cathy Nassau

Marquette Savings Bank

Mark and Leah Murphy


Celebration Sponsors

The Britton Family Foundation

Building Systems, Inc.

Colao’s Ristorante

Erie Cemetery Association

Erie Insurance

Hallman Auto Group

John and Nancy Hilbert  

Humes Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 

Bruce and Bonnie Kern

Kidder Architects

Kidder Jefferys Construction

John and Gerrie Lilley

Lillis, McKibben, Bongiovanni & Co.

MacDonald Illig Attorneys

Jeffrey McSteen

Tim and Lisa NeCastro  

Penn State Behrend

Port Erie Plastics

Gary and Susan Raimy

John V Schultz Furniture and Mattress

UPMC Health Plan

UPMC Hamot

William J. Steger

Host sponsors



Constance “Peep”  Brereton

Jeff and Amy Brinling

Peter Burton

Tony and JoAnn Campanella

Contemporary Motorcar LTD.

Fritz and Michelee Curtze

Patrick and Candyce Delaney

Dr. and Mrs. Patrick DeMarco

Dr. and Mrs. Richard DiBacco

Michael and Tina Donikowski

Edinboro University Foundation

John and Bonnie Enders

Erie Federal Credit Union

Mike and Sandy Fetzner

First Energy Foundation

Gannon University

Hamot Health Foundation

Jefferson Educational Society  

Zachary Maughn

Lynn and Dale McBrier

Owen and Kim McCormick

Pierre and Kathryn McCormick

Craig and Bertie McCune

Des and Deb McDonald 

Mickey and Patty McMahon

Sara G. Mead

Tony and Kelly Montefiori

Frank and Denise Robison Mullen

Douglas and Deborah Murphy  

Murray Insurance LLC

National Fuel

Northshore Insurance Agency, LLC

Thomas and Mary Quinn

Red Letter Hospitality   

Kathy and Bob Rohm

Roth Cadillac-Audi

Sally Buseck Rouch 

Bob and Ann Schoeller

Mr. and Mrs. Nick Scott Sr.

Mark and Lynn Squeglia

Jim and Alison Steadman

Gene and Jami Sundberg

Roger and Laurel Taft

Thomas S. and Kristin L. Talarico

Toyota of Erie

Mr. and Mrs. Dale W. Waine


Woman’s Club of Erie

Richard and Robin Vicary

Mike and Jane Zavasky

In Kind Sponsors 
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