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Family Festival – “Play it Cool”

Sat, August 24th, 2019 at 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Take a break from the summer heat and bring the whole family to NOMA for a special festival with indoor activities for all ages. Admission will be free from 10 am to 3 pm for all visitors and the day will be filled with family-oriented activities, including special tours, hands-on workshops, story time sessions, and music, along with a snoballs stand.


10 am – 3 pm |

  • Gallery Games Station in (2nd-floor Elevator Lobby)
  • Art Making Activity: Fans! (1st-floor Elevator Lobby near the Museum Shop)
  • Art About You,  photo-booth activity (1st-floor Elevator Lobby)
  • Wheel of Time, an intergenerational art-making activity (Great Hall)
  • Breathing Wands: Mindful-making activity with Project Peaceful Warriors (2nd-floor Elevator Lobby)
  • Snoballs by Ice Cream 504 (NOMA entry drive circle)

10:30 am | Yoga with Project Peaceful Warriors, first session (Great Hall)

11 am | Family Tour (Meet in 2nd-floor Elevator Lobby)

11:30 am | Yoga with Project Peaceful Warriors, second session (Great Hall)

11:30 am | Story Time, first session (Contemporary Gallery)

12 pm | Public Tour (Sculpture Garden)

12 – 2 pm | Music by Carl LeBlanc (Great Hall)

1 pm | Public Tour (Meet in Great Hall)

1:30 pm | Story Time, second session (Contemporary Art Gallery)

2 pm | Family Tour (Meet in 2nd-floor Elevator Lobby)

3 pm | Festival and free admission end

* Times are tentative and may change. The schedule will be updated closer to the event date.


Sat, August 24th, 2019
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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