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Federal Government Shutdown Offer and Food Drive

January 16, 2019

Phantom Tollbooth

Shutdown Special for Federal Employees: See a Show for $5

Offer valid to all who are or were affected by the shutdown:

Simply present your Federal Government employment I.D. at the ticket office and get up to 2 discounted tickets ($5 each) to the following performances:

Center for the Arts:

MOMIX – Friday, January 25 at 8 p.m.
Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra – Saturday, January 26 at 8 p.m.
The Phantom Tollbooth – Sunday, January 27 at 2 p.m.
Trey McLaughlin & The Sounds of Zamar – Friday, February 8 at 8 p.m.

Hylton Performing Arts Center:

We Shall Overcome  – Sunday, January 20 at 3 p.m.
The Phantom Tollbooth – Saturday, January 26 at 2 p.m. & 4 p.m.
Shanghai Opera Symphony Orchestra – Friday, February 8 at 8 p.m.

Valid for new purchases only. Discount limited to two tickets per Federal I.D. Subject to availability.

Hylton Performing Arts Center SERVE Food Drive:

Donations are being accepted now for Northern Virginia Family Service’s SERVE Hunger Resource Center.

SERVE has seen an increase in food assistance needs in the community since the government shutdown began. Donations are appreciated.

Please bring in non-perishable items, including the following critical items:

  • Hot Cereal
  • Cereal
  • Baby Formula
  • Soup
  • Canned Ravioli
  • Boxed Dinners

Giant Food Gift Cards are also accepted, and financial contributions can be made online at

Donations can be dropped off at the Hylton Center during regular business hours. Tuesday – Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or during scheduled performances.


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