This October 4th, 5th and 6th, join Keaton enthusiasts from all over the globe as they unite in Buster’s home away from home, Muskegon, Michigan, for the 25th annual Buster Keaton Convention. Spend three days experiencing rare screenings, informative and entertaining presentations on Buster’s career and private life and take a guided tour of the very streets Buster walked as a boy.


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2018

8:00-9:00 a.m.
Muskegon Convention & Visitors Bureau (Train Depot) 610 W. Western Avenue Registration, Reception and Announcements
 

9:30 am - Noon
Muskegon Museum of Art 296 West Webster Avenue


Presentations: TBA

Noon - 2:00 pm
Lunch (on your own)

Presentations: TBA


2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Muskegon Museum of Art 296 West Webster Avenue

 
Presentations: TBA
 
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.  
Dinner (on your own)


8:00 pm - 10:30 PM  
Location: Muskegon Museum of Art 296 West Webster Avenue


Presentations: TBA


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2019

9:00 am -11:00 a.m.
Location: Muskegon Museum of Art 296 West Webster Avenue


Presentations: TBA

Noon-2 p.m. 
Lunch on your own   


2:00 pm -3:30 p.m.
Location: Muskegon Museum of Art 296 West Webster Avenue

 

Presentations: TBA

3:45 – 4:30 pm
The Celebrated Keaton Auction
A longstanding tradition of our convention!  Hosted by auctioneer David MacLeod, the auction features an amazing assortment of goods. Past years have featured original artwork, rare posters, documents and publications, and even items owned by Buster himself! 

4:30 pm
Preparations for banquet – Put on your finest and gussy yourselves up!

6:00 pm – midnight
Location: Frauenthal Gallery
Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts 425 W. Western Avenue


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roaring Twenties Banquet
Put on your finest vintage and formal wear for an elegant sit down dinner at our traditional gala banquet!


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8:00 PM at the Frauenthal Theater
Buster On The Big Screen!!
One Week & The Cameraman
at the Frauenthal Theater


Roaring Twenties Speakeasy
(Immediately following screening)
Once again we celebrate fun, fellowship and another year gone by with an exclusive private party for our convention attendees featuring, fun, frolic, music and libations!


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2019

10:00 am - Noon
Muskegon Museum of Art 296 West Webster Avenue

 

Presentations: TBA