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Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! Glenn Crytzer’s New Yorkers

Friday, October 5, 6 – 9pm
Celebrate First Friday with the swinging sounds of the Jazz Age.
Free / Performance

Philadelphia Museum of Dance

Saturday, October 6, 3 – 9pm
A free daylong exhibition of live dance curated by French choreographer Boris Charmatz.
Free / Family / Film / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Drum Like a Lady

Sunday, October 7, 10am – 5pm
Free art, family-friendly activities, and dynamic percussion performances curated by the Philly women's collective Drum Like a Lady.
Free / Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

Barnes on the Block: Remix

Sunday, October 7, 4 – 8pm
Join us for our second block party, with free art, food trucks, a beer garden, and music by DJs Rich Medina and King Britt, Drum Like a Lady, and more.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

Barnes Takeover: Ursula Rucker

Thursday, October 11, 8 – 10pm
We've invited Philadelphia poetry powerhouse Ursula Rucker to create a performance in response to the Barnes collection.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! A Tribute to Grover Washington, Jr.

Friday, November 2, 6 – 9pm
The Tony Miceli Ensemble, featuring singer Tiffany Jones, brings the music of the legendary saxophonist to life at the Barnes.
Free / Family / Film / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day

Sunday, November 4, 10am – 5pm
Free art activities and entertainment for all ages, plus ​access to our collection and Berthe Morisot exhibition.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

Barnes Takeover: The Gorgeousity

Saturday, November 17, 8 – 10pm
The women behind The Gorgeousity will lead an immersive, music-filled adventure in response to the collection.
Free / Family / Music / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: She Creates

Sunday, December 2, 10am – 5pm
Celebrate women in the arts, with performances by storytellers, musicians, dancers, and other creators. Plus, art activities for all ages!
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! Argentine Tango

Friday, December 7, 6 – 9pm
Get ready to dance! Learn the basics of the Argentine tango and enjoy performances by world-class dancers.