Events

Opening Reception for 75th Annual Juried Members’ Exhibition

Saturday, Jul 31, 5-7pm

Honor the work of our community of talented artists with an opening reception including local food trucks, cash bar, live music, and art! Festivities start at 5pm, galleries open at 5:30pm.

Members Free | Non-members $5.

Come Find Art! – Free Art Days for Kids and Families

Sunday, Jul 25, 2021, 12:30-4:30pm

Come Find Art! sparks child-adult discussions about works throughout the Museum. It’s a great free family activity held one Sunday each month, now year-round! Each Sunday includes time in Chakeres Interactive Gallery and an artmaking kit to take home. This month’s Come Find Art! highlights Char Norman’s environmental fiber sculptures. An accomplished fiber artist, Norman specializes in papermaking and fiber sculpture using both man-made and natural found objects.

2021 Dates
Jul 25, Aug 29, Sep 26, Oct 24, Nov 21, 2021

Admission to these Come Find Art museum visits is free thanks to our sponsors and our Business Members.

 

Lunch on the Lawn – Free Concerts!

11:30 –1pm, Friday, July 30, Aug 6, 13 & 20, 2021

Lunch on the Lawn includes a mixture of classical and popular music by diverse performing groups. Admission is free. Prepared box lunches will be available for $6 each (drink included). An outdoor tent will be provided for shade. In case of rain, each event will be moved indoors to the Springfield Museum of Art.

Jul 30 Champion City Trio
Aug 6 Good Vibes
Aug 13 SSO Tunes-n-Tales for Children – Maestro Stu Saves the Zoo plus Carnival of the Animals
Aug 20 SSO Brass Quintet

Bring the whole family, or stop in during your workday – Lunch on the Lawn is a great way to spend your summer lunch hour. You will also have complimentary admission to the Museum, from 10am to 2pm, a great opportunity to view all the current exhibitions!