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Special Events
Art + Play
A Community Weekend at the National Gallery of Art

May 19 and 20 from 11:00 to 5:00
East Building

Kick off summer with a festive weekend at the Gallery!

    •     Dance to Heart Stück Bernie, Batalá Washington, and DJ 2-Tones Jones
    •     Create with local artist Rose Jaffe
    •     Strike a pose in a GIF photo booth
    •     Play classic board and parlor games with an artistic twist

LISTENBatalá Washington
May 19 at 2:00 and 3:00
East Building

PLAYGallery Game Lounge
May 19 and 20 from 11:00 to 5:00
East Building Ground Level

Art Pictionary
May 19 and 20 from 11:00 to 5:00
East Building Ground Level

MOVEHeart Stück Bernie
May 19 at 11:30 and 1:00
May 20 at 11:30 and 2:00
East Building

CREATEExperiment with Making!
May 19 and 20 from 11:00 to 5:00
East Building Mezzanine

Interactive Exquisite Corpse
May 19 and 20 from 12:00 to 3:00
East Building Studio

DIY Buttons
May 19 and 20 from 11:00 to 5:00
East Building Mezzanine

EXPERIENCEArt Carts
May 19 and 20 from 11:00 to 4:00
East Building Upper Level and Tower 2

Scavenger Hunt
May 19 and 20 from 3:00 to 5:00
East Building Galleries

This program is made possible by a generous grant from The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation.

Find games and activities for all ages to enjoy at our community weekend, May 19 and 20.

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