Celebration Saturday at MIM

March 21, 2020 - April 18, 2020
Celebration Saturday at MIM

Event Summary

March 21 | The Tango
Step into the cherished Argentine tradition of the tango with a guest lecture, a beginner-friendly dance workshop, and an enchanting performance. The day will conclude with a milonga, bringing guests and performers together in a one-of-a-kind social dance.

March 28 | The Science of Sound
Learn about the deep ties between music and science with interactive STEM-focused activities and a special guest presentation on the chemistry of Stradivarius violins.

April 4 | All that Jazz
Swing into a day of jazz with a concert film featuring performances at the star-studded 1958 Newport Jazz Festival, an interactive jazz discovery guide, and a harmonica craft.

April 11 | MIM Out Loud
Explore rare instruments as they are brought to life with sound, including a self-playing Yamaha Disklavier, an eleven-foot-tall octobasse, and a one-of-a-kind visible organ.

April 18 | Playing for Change
Discover the power of sharing music across cultures. Meet the artists and hear a pop-up performance from the Playing For Change Band, comprised of musicians from around the world.

Event Hours

Start Time: 11:00 am

End Time: 3:00 pm

Event Details

  • Included with paid museum admission; free for members