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Family Day: Rock the Cradle

March 8 @ 11:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT

Free

Join MIA for their free monthly event for families, kids, and the young at heart. On the second Sunday of every month, the museum is filled with hands-on art activities, live music, dance performances, artist demonstrations, family tours and more — all inspired by Mia’s incredible collection.

A free day of family fun for kids and their grown-ups, presented by 89.3 The Current. Featuring musical performances, hands-on activities, engaging experiences with station hosts, and plenty of surprises along the way. Rock the Cradle has something for the whole family.

The Current’s annual free, no-ticket-required Rock the Cradle event for kids and their grownups to explore music, art and culture returns Sunday, March 8 to the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Enjoy annual favorites such as the Kids’ Disco Dance Party with Twinkle the mascot, Pop Up Story Time with The Current’s DJs, live music from The Jolly Pops, and more. Find sponsor activities spread throughout the museum, including singalongs and stories in the Amazing Kid Zone from Children’s Minnesota, an art activity for Mia’s Family Day, Classical Kids Storytime, performances by Siama’s Congo Roots (presented by Classical MPR), and lots more. Fuel up with free snacks from GoGo squeeZ and get a caffeine boost from Peace Coffee. Rock the Cradle is perfect for kids up to age 8.

Details

Date:
March 8
Time:
11:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://new.artsmia.org/event/family-day-rock-the-cradle-3/

Organizer

Minneapolis Institute of Art
Phone:
(612) 870-3000
Email:
visit@artsmia.org
Website:
https://www.artsmia.org

Venue

Minneapolis Institute of Art
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
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Phone:
(612) 870-3000
Website:
https://www.artsmia.org

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