It won’t open until May, 2012 but here’s your first chance to see the inside of that odd looking building going up next to the Tacoma Dome: LeMay – America’s Car Museum.
I’m still getting used to that name myself but no matter. The curvilinear 165,000 square-foot building will be far enough along in construction to host its first event on Sept. 24: “Hard Hat & High Heels.”
The preview party and fundraiser will feature a cocktail reception, dinner, entertainment, live auction and a chance to see some of the exhibits. Robb Weller, TV game show veteran and former host of “Entertainment Tonight,” will be
The event doesn’t come cheap: Tickets are $175 per person.
When complete, ACM will feature galleries, an educational center, library, a 3.5-acre show field, theater, café, banquet hall and meeting facilities.
Tickets for the event are on sale now at www.lemaymuseum.org or contact Suzanne Hight at firstname.lastname@example.org.