GBACG Calendar

GBACG goes to Haunt History Park with History San Jose

Sunday, October 26, 2014

We will arrive in tasteful Victorian, Edwardian, and Steampunk costume to a family-friendly Halloween-themed event at History Park.

GBACG Lecture Series, The Modiste's Dilemma with Theresa LaQuey

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Theresa LaQuey shares her experience as an independent fashion designer and a best-selling costume pattern designer for Simplicity Pattern Company.

The Beat Museum Tour

November 8th, 2014

Don your 1950's best and come howl with the beatniks as we tour the Beat Museum and enjoy a walking tour of North Beach's Beat Era haunts and establishments.
Ticket Price: $$$

GBACG Workshop: Quilled Ribbon Trims with Nancy Nehring

Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Learn to make 15 different trims based on pleating and folding ribbon. Trims are ideal for garment edgings, hat bands, accessories, jewelry and home decor.
Questions? Email .

GBACG goes to Dickens

Saturday, December 6th, 2013

The GBACG goes to the The Great Dickens Christmas Fair. Visit with friends and make merry in Dickens' London with our annual GBACG meet-up. We'll meet up at various locations throughout the day and admire each others costumes, meeting old friends and making new.
Ticket Price: $

New York Society Holiday Tea

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Mrs. Astor and Mrs. Vanderbilt invite the cream of New York society to their holiday tea. We’ll enjoy a sumptuous tea, sparkling wine, holiday cheer, and the very best possible company in the incomparable Garden Court. Costume: daywear, 1870-1889.
Ticket Price: $$$$

Costume Salon: Topic, TBD

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Join us for potluck tea, snacks, socializing, and sharing resources. Theme appropriate books, patterns, garments, or projects also welcome. Our Salons are free and no dress-up is required. If you'd like to attend, email .

GBACG Open House

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

We invite all our Members, Non-members, and Sister Organization Members to join us for our annual meeting where we highlight upcoming events, raffle costume items, present a fashion show, and other fun stuff. Meet your board members, see old friends, and so much more.

GBACG Lecture Series #3

Sunday, February 8th, 2015

Location and topic TBD. Come learn from an expert in our field.

Dr. Who Who-Dunnit Murder Mystery

TBD, but sometime in 2015

Come join us at the San Jose Science Museum for an evening of murder and mayhem, time-travel style.
Ticket Price: $$$$

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