Morris Museum Gala Afterparty

Join us for the Morris Museum’s first ever Gala Afterparty!

Saturday, September 14, 2019
9:00PM – 1:00AM

Dress Code: Casual Chic

Enjoy the music styling of NinetyThree Entertainment while drinking cocktails after hours on the Morris’ Museum’s biggest night of the year. Check out all of our seven permanent and five special exhibitions including a first look at Aerosol: Graffiti | Street Art | New Jersey | Now (September 19, 2019 – March 15, 2020), the first museum exhibition in the United States to showcase this often-overlooked pop culture medium. Artwork will be painted directly on gallery walls by 12 established and emerging New Jersey artists.

All proceeds support the Morris Museum’s dynamic exhibitions and extraordinary programs.


  • $35 for one ticket
  • $60 for two tickets
  • Each ticket includes two drink vouchers. Additional vouchers can be purchased during the evening.
  • Must be 21+

Limited Number of tickets available at the door.

The Morris Museum serves 300,000 individuals annually by believing in the power of art. Be part of the magic and celebrate with us!

Generous support for the Morris Museum Gala Afterparty is provided by M&T Bank

Afterparty Committee
Frank Cesaro, Morris Museum Board Member, Gala Committee Member, Afterparty Co-Chair
Ashley Palmer, Afterparty Co-Chair
Damion Bernard
Melissa Geiger
Megan George
Colleen Haapaoja
Spencer Horn
James Jones
Lauren Kaplan
Emily Kelchen
Alison Matousek
Darius Matousek
Brett Wellman Messenger
Hannah Millen
Laura Mulholland
Jennifer Peel

Honorary Gala Chair
Former Governor Thomas H. Kean

Gala Co-Chairs
Marsha Baldinger, Trustee
Unjeria C. Jackson, MD, Trustee

Gala Committee
Frank Cesaro, Trustee
Joanne DelRio
Mary Horn
Genesia Kamen
Tina Leonard
Ellie Nice
Alice Rubinstein
Nancy Schaenen
Valerie Sinclair

Honorary Gala Committee
Ruthi Byrne
Anthony S. Cicatiello
Chris and Bea Daggett
Hans and Ruth Dekker
Alan and Melanie Levitan
Vic and Andrea Richel

Special thanks for the generous support of our Leadership Circle*
Marsha and Bruce Baldinger
BASF Corporation
JoAnne and Glenn DelRio
Eastern Janitorial
Flushing Bank
Gerri and Michael Horn
Unjeria C. Jackson, MD and Larry Thompson
Barry and Jenny Jaruzelski
Genesia and Steve Kamen
Mariner Wealth Advisors
Manasquan Bank
McCarter & English, LLP
Neiman Marcus Short Hills
Nisivoccia LLP
Jennifer and Richard Nolan
Sassona Norton and Ron Filler
Nancy and Nelson Schaenen, Jr.
Susanne and Edward von der Linde

*As of August 29, 2019


Sep 14 2019


9:00 pm - 1:00 am