free family arts day

Held Quarterly

Held quarterly at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Free Family Arts Days take place on a Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Admission is always free and kid-friendly events relate to current exhibits at the museum. During the program, kids are able to have hands-on interaction with a variety of art mediums and encouraged to let their creativity thrive. Refreshments and entertainment are also provided. Mark your calendars & plan to bring the family!

Family Arts Day

2017 Free Family Arts Days:

October 28: Eat a Bug!

Children and their families are given a chance to try the creepy, crawly delicacy of fried crickets at "Eat a Bug!" Fall Family Arts Day. Hands-on art activities allow kids to learn about the current exhibit as well as the many cultures of our region. Day of the Dead and Latin American crafts such as decorated sugar skulls, cut paper designs and piñatas along with Latin American music and dancing can be expected. Children are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes.

February 10: Winter Family Arts Day

This FREE day of family fun will give children and their families an opportunity to participate in several hands on art activities that correlate with the permanent main gallery exhibitions. Entertainment will be provided, and face painting and refreshments will round out this exciting event.

May 19: Spring Family Arts Day

This FREE day of family fun will give children and their families an opportunity to participate in several hands on art activities that correlate with the permanent main gallery exhibitions. Entertainment will be provided, and face painting and refreshments will round out this exciting event.

Visit area art museums or be entertained by the Symphony. Local ballet companies and performing art theaters also showcase Beaumont's talent.

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