Late Nights

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, family programs, and more! Be sure to check out our Late Night Video on YouTube! 

$10 public (some exhibitions require an additional $10 ticket)
$5 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

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Format: 10/24/17

Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art

Third Fridays, 6:00 p.m.–midnight

Embrace the weird and obscure! Join us on Friday, October 20 for our tribute to the cult classics of art, movies, and music. Learn about the art of horror movie special effects makeup, sing along during Late Night Karaoke, and stay late for a quote-along screening of Pee-wee’s Big Adventure


Pop-Up Art Spot

Friday, November 17, 8:00-10:30 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on activity in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot and experience art in a new way. Learn how the repetition and overlapping of simple shapes creates intricate designs and patterns. Explore the cross-cultural connections in works of art from the Keir Collection and participate in a cultural exchange project with other visitors. Free for all ages.

Tarot Card Reading with Valentina Burton

Do you want to know what your future holds? Local psychic Valentina Burton will offer free Tarot card readings, sharing insight into your destiny. 
7:00-11:00 p.m., Friday, October 20

Late Night Main Stage

Join us as cult favorites by The Smiths and Morrissey are performed by Panic, the premier tribute band to The Smiths and Morrissey in Dallas. 
8:00 p.m., Friday, October 20



Late Night Talk

The Art of Making Monsters
Catch a live demo of special effects makeup with Meredith Johns, artist and co-owner of Hawgfly Productions, and hear how movie monsters come to life. 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 20

Late Night Film

Enjoy a quote-along screening of the cult classic film Pee-wee’s Big Adventure, complete with props and pre-show contests. Props limited to the first 100 attendees.
9:00 p.m., Friday, October 20