Special Events

The MFA is a venue for festive social events, cultural celebrations great for kids, yoga in the Shapiro Family Courtyard, relevant discussions of pressing issues, and popular annual events like Art in Bloom. Enjoy the Museum and its art at a special event that appeals to you and meet others who share your interests.

The City Talks

Free public forums on select Wednesday evenings

Community Celebrations

Daylong or evening events planned with community partners, celebrating global cultures with performances, art making, and more

MFA Late Nites

Late night parties at the Museum centered on music, performance, and art

MFA First Fridays

Monthly social evenings kicking off the weekend with art, drinks, and dancing

Events
School Vacation Weeks
February 20, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
School Vacation Weeks
February 21, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
MFA First Fridays
March 6, 2020
6:00 pm–9:30 pm
Special Event
March 8, 2020
10:00 am–5:00 pm
Special Event
Namaste Saturday
March 14, 2020
9:00 am–10:00 am
Special Event
March 14, 2020
10:30 am–12:30 pm
Community Celebrations
March 18, 2020
4:00 pm–10:00 pm

Free admission begins at 4 pm; all Nowruz events are free.

Special Event
MFA Late Nites
April 3–4, 2020
8:00 pm–2:00 am
Special Event
April 9, 2020
10:30 am–3:00 pm
Special Event
Namaste Saturday
April 11, 2020
9:00 am–10:00 am
School Vacation Weeks
April 21, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
School Vacation Weeks
April 22, 2020
10:00 am–8:00 pm
School Vacation Weeks
April 23, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
School Vacation Weeks
April 24, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Special Event
Art in Bloom
May 1, 2020
12:00 pm–10:00 pm
MFA First Fridays
May 1, 2020
6:00 pm–9:30 pm
Special Event
May 2, 2020
10:00 am–5:00 pm
Special Event
Art in Bloom
May 2, 2020
10:30 am–12:30 pm
Special Event
Art in Bloom
May 2, 2020
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Special Event
Art in Bloom
May 2, 2020
3:00 pm–4:00 pm
Special Event
Art in Bloom
May 3, 2020
10:00 am–4:00 pm
Special Event
May 3, 2020
10:00 am–5:00 pm
Special Event
May 4, 2020
10:00 am–5:00 pm
Special Event
Namaste Saturday
May 9, 2020
9:00 am–10:00 am