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PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: New Traditions

Free / Family / Social / Performance

Sunday, December 3, 10am – 5pm


Los Bomberos de la Calle perform today.

Free; capacity is limited, and registration is required.

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About the Event

It’s the first Sunday of the month, which means free admission at the Barnes. Get ready to swing and sway today to musical performances by Los Bomberos de la Calle, presented in partnership with Musicopia. Learn about the music and dance traditions of Puerto Rico with members of Los Bomberos, and enjoy fun art activities and free access to the collection and Marie Laurencin: Sapphic Paris.

Registration opens Thursday, November 30, at 10am.

What’s On

10am – 4pm

Art Activities

Join us for art activities, a scavenger hunt, and play that celebrate traditions new and old. Perfect for the whole family—ages 2 and up.

10:30 – 11am; 11:15 – 11:45am


Miss Pam from Baby Wordplay explores new and old traditions from around the world with interactive read-alongs.

1 – 1:30pm; 2:30 – 3pm

Performances: Los Bomberos de la Calle

Los Bomberos de la Calle is an Afro–Puerto Rican music and dance ensemble directed by Anthony Mendez or “Mr. Tony.” The mission of Los Bomberos is to preserve bomba and plena music and to bring good vibes and positivity to local communities. Put on your dancing shoes: Mr. Tony and Los Bomberos will teach you the steps for bomba and plena!