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Birthday Bash 2018

Poe cuts the birthday cakeThis year's Birthday Bash is Jan. 20th, 2018 from noon to midnight

Once again, the Poe Museum is hosting the world’s largest annual celebration of Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday with an entire day of music, performance, tours, and (of course) birthday cake!

2018 Birthday Bash Schedule Highlights:

Museum tours

Neighborhood Walking Tours

Live Readings

Curator’s Corner - Q&A with the Curator

Birthday CakeElmira Shelton leading a neighborhood walking tour 

Book Talks and Signings

James River Writers Poe Inspires Award Ceremony

Live Music

Midnight Champagne Toast in the Poe Shrine


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