The Emperor's Bridge Campaign

TO HONOR THE LIFE + ADVANCE THE LEGACY OF EMPEROR NORTON

RESEARCH • EDUCATION • ADVOCACY

EVENTS  ::  2017

Please join The Emperor's Bridge Campaign at one of our upcoming events!

Stay tuned for information about this year's historical and cultural offerings — and save the dates of our popular annual celebrations of Emperor Norton's birthday; Empire Day; and the Tannenbaum Toast (see below).

For a listing of previous years' events, click here.

 

BECOME AN EMISSARY OF THE EMPIRE
Consider joining the Campaign as an Emissary of the Empire. You'll receive a collectible card that will entitle you to admission to all regular ticketed Campaign events for a full year. To learn more, and to become an Emissary, click here



UPCOMING

2017

Sunday 10 December
THE 5th ANNUAL TANNENBAUM TOAST

The Campaign's annual House of Shields holiday party celebrating the legend that it was Emperor Norton who originally called for the great Christmas tree that has stood in San Francisco's Union Square every holiday since 1880. 




PREVIOUS IN 2017

Friday 6 October
Did Emperor Norton Sleep on the Peter Macchiarini Steps?

Presentation by Campaign president John Lumea at First Friday event hosted by Macchiarini Creative Design & Metalworks Gallery, in North Beach.

Sunday 17 September
EMPIRE DAY | Ferry Trip to Oakland — Emperor Norton's "Summer Capital"

Original announcement here.

Sunday 4 June
FIELD TALK #3 | His Majesty's Ink: The Boutique Printers of Emperor Norton's Bonds & Decrees, 1870–1880

Original announcement here.

Thursday 23 March & Sunday 2 April
LIGHTS! CAMERA! NORTON! Three Emperor Norton Films

Original announcement here.

Saturday 4 March  Sunday 5 March
San Francisco History Days at the Old Mint 2017

Information here.

Saturday 4 February
PARTY LIKE IT'S 199! | Emperor Norton's 199th Birthday Party

Original announcement here.

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