Events

MLK Dare to Dream Day!

MLK Day at the American Visionary Art Museum

Celebrate Dr. King's vision & legacy with AVAM!

A celebration in honor of the life and dreams of one of the greatest visionaries in America's history. Join us for guided tours, birthday cake, music, workshops, and special performances at this FREE, fun-filled day! Activities include. The museum is FREE & open to the public, 10am–6pm. See our newest exhibition, PARENTING: An Art without a Manual. In addition:



TIME ACTIVITY LOCATION
10am – 6pm
(ALL DAY)
Free museum admission

All buildings

MLK Day Film (on loop)

Main Building, 2nd Floor Gallery's Theater

  Pick up a free copy of "The Visionary Artists of Color Guide"
for a self-guided tour

Main building, Front Desk

Docents in the galleries. (Note: We're not able to offer formal tours, but our friendly docents are around to answer your questions!)

Main Building, All Floors
10am – 1pm Wear Your Dream button-making workshop Jim Rouse Visionary Center building, 3rd Floor

12pm – 1pm Birthday cake and hot drinks served Jim Rouse Visionary Center building, 3rd Floor

1pm – 1:30pm Step performace by Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women as seen in "Step," the Sundance award-winning film Jim Rouse Visionary Center building, 3rd Floor

2pm – 3pm Poetry Slam and Open Mic Jim Rouse Visionary Center building, 2nd Floor

3pm – 4pm Keur Khaleyi African dance & drum performance Jim Rouse Visionary Center building, 1st Floor

Thank You to our generous MLK Day Sponsors:




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