Vices & Viceroys (Lunch & Learn Series)

May 12 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

701 S. Broadway
San Augustine, TX 75972

Vices & Viceroys: How Spanish Officials Sold Gambling as a Moral Good

Pack your lunch & join us at Mission Dolores to learn about the history of legalized gambling in New Spain! In the late 18th-century, Spanish officials created The Royal Lottery. This legalized, state-sponsored gambling program was designed to combat illegal gambling. At the end of the program, all attendees will have the opportunity to play Lotería, a game similar to Bingo, for a chance to win a prize!

This FREE program is appropriate for adult audiences.


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