Virtual Family Festival

Virtual Family Festival: MAKE!

February 6–13, 2021

Celebrate the power of creativity and all the ways we MAKE in this fun-filled week of FREE virtual and in-person activities for the entire family. Ver el calendario completo en español.

IN-PERSON ACTIVITIES:
Saturday, February 6, and Sunday, February 7, noon–4:00 p.m.

Reserve Public Tickets

 

Open Studio Art Kit Pick-Up
Drop by the Museum to pick up a free art kit with supplies and instructions to complete an art project at home. On February 6 and 7, get to know local artist Carlos Donjuan! 

My|gration Activity Book for Families
Pick up a free activity and coloring book inspired by the Museum's collection.

Scavenger Hunt
Kick off Black History Month with a scavenger hunt that highlights the diverse experiences, expertise, and talents of artists from America, Africa, and the diaspora. 

 

WEEKLONG VIRTUAL ACTIVITIES:

Tea Demonstration with Break Bread, Break Borders
Join the Community Cooks from Break Bread, Break Borders, an organization connected through food, culture, and powerful storytelling, for a trip down culinary lane. Follow along for a step-by-step demonstration of a family recipe for cardamom tea.

Stories Alive! with Toni Simmons
Celebrate the many cultures of America with master storyteller Toni Simmons. Enjoy a folktale, song, and rhythms, and become a part of the performance as Simmons weaves her storytelling magic!

Performance with Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Watch as the talented performers from Dallas Black Dance Theatre take us on a journey through movements inspired by artworks in the DMA's collection.

Virtual Storytime for Toddlers
Tune in to make artful connections with your toddler through stories and songs by DMA Education staff. Storytime will be available in Spanish and English

V.I.K. Virtual Tour
Take a V.I.K. (Very Important Kid) virtual tour of the My|gration exhibition and explore how art, people, and ideas move around the world. Learn more about artworks through videos, activities, and special one-line stories collected by upcoming C3 Visiting Artist Nida BangashClick on the image below to begin the virtual tour.

Virtual Scavenger Hunt
Kick off Black History Month with a scavenger hunt that highlights the diverse experiences, expertise, and talents of artists from America, Africa, and the diaspora. Click on the image below, and then click on the HOME icon to begin your tour.

DMA Kids Virtual Escape Room
Do you have what it takes to make an escape? Solve puzzles, play matching games, decode a message, and more in this exclusive DMA kids' virtual escape roomClick on the image below to enter the Escape Room, and then search for the LOCK icon to begin the game.

My|gration Activity Book for Families
Download a free activity and coloring book inspired by the Museum's collection.

Yarn Mask At-Home Art Activity
Follow along with local artist Carlos Donjuan in the video below to make a yarn mask at home with paper, yarn, and glue. Download the instructions here.