Event Date: March 5, 2016

This annual fundraiser helps preserve and protect the Mission Inn's art and artifacts. The Winning of Barbara Worth is based on a 1911 book written by Harold Bell Wright, who was a frequent guest at the Mission Inn and has a room named after him on Authors' Row.The movie is set in California's Imperial Valley and features a young Gary Cooper. Come and enjoy the festivities, which include an opportunity drawing and organist Bob Salisbury playing an original score live during the film! Location is at the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa, Grand Parisian Ballroom. $20 per person in advance, $25 at the door. Complimentary popcorn, tea, and coffee will be available. Doors open at 12:00 p.m.

Tickets at the Mission Inn Museum after Feb. 1 or by mail from Friends of the Mission Inn, PO Box 1546, Riverside 92502.  For information, (951) 788-9556.