Dancers at the annual Kwanzaa event

PERFORMANCES & EVENTS


The Saint Louis Art Museum offers unique experiences for visitors of all ages. Join us for thrilling concerts, films, signature events, and celebrations throughout the year.

SLAM Underground

7:00-10:00 pm.
Final Friday of every month

Join us for unique gallery games and scavenger hunts, a cash bar, Create Lab art-making, and live music! Each month features an exciting new theme and a signature cocktail.
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Kwanzaa

Enjoy an afternoon of culture, performance, and tradition during the Museum’s annual Kwanzaa Celebration on Saturday, December 30 from noon to 4 pm.

A limited number of free tickets for reserved seats for the 2 pm Auditorium performance are available beginning at noon on December 30 at the Museum for participants in the family program.

Art in Bloom

March 2-4, 2018
The Museum's annual three-day celebration of art and flowers, this popular weekend features floral arrangements throughout the galleries, special dining options, classes, talks, demonstrations, family activities, and more.
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The Sounds of Egypt

Fridays, May 11, June 8, and August 10, 6:30-8 pm
Enjoy a series of concerts in the Grigg Gallery celebrating the musical traditions of Egypt.

Art Hill Film Series

July 14, 21, 28, and August 4. Films start at 9:00 pm. Party starts at 6:00 pm.
Each summer, over a thousand people gather on Art Hill in Forest Park to enjoy popular film classics, food trucks, music, and art-making.
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Symposia and Study Days

Local, national, and international scholars explore a featured topic or exhibition in-depth in these one or two-day programs. Registration will open in February 2017 for the symposium Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade, to be held February 10-11, 2017. For more information, email symposium@slam.org.

Art + Science

October 2017-January 2018
Program Series
The interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and perspectives can provide new insights for viewers and artists alike. This fall and continuing into 2018, a range of exhibitions and programs highlight the relationship between art and science.
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Winter Celebrations Festival

December 2017
Let’s make the season merry and bright! The Saint Louis Art Museum celebrates the festive winter season and global seasonal traditions in December with a weekend of art making, live performances, caroling, tasty seasonal treats and more!