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Family Day at the Stark Museum of Art


Last updated 2/17/2020 at Noon

(ORANGE, TX) – Draw and play with us at the Stark Museum of Art’s Family Day on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Enjoy arts and crafts, live music from Pinnacle Music Academy students and teachers, a Tot Spot just for children 4 and under, murals from Bridge City Intermediate and Mauriceville Elementary schools, edible art, and our brand-new exhibition The Drawing Experience during this special event!

Family Day is a special event at the Stark Museum of Art providing visitors the opportunity to try their hands at a variety of arts, crafts, & activities inspired by art. The Stark Museum of Art is thrilled to have friends from the Orange Train Depot Museum, Heritage House Museum, and Shangri La Botanical Gardens & Nature Center also presenting activities through the day. New this Family Day, visitors will have the opportunity to pop over to the newly restored W.H. Stark House and take a first-floor tour designed for the whole family!

Visitors to Family Day will also have the opportunity to make their mark in the Stark Museum of Art’s new special exhibition The Drawing Experience. This new hands-on interactive exhibition allows visitors to immerse themselves in the world of drawing. It is designed to engage 21st century learners through technology and participatory learning and features drawings from the Stark Museum of Art’s collection.

Admission to this event is FREE through the generous support of the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation.

Jennifer Restauri Dickinson, Curator of Education, comments, “Spring means Family Day here at the Stark Museum of Art, and we are pulling out all the stops with this one! Families are going to have the best time exploring our galleries, making (and eating!) art, and visiting our new exhibition The Drawing Experience. We have a jam-packed day planned with a little something for everyone, so make plans now to spend a fun, art-filled day with us!”

For more information about the Family Day, please contact Jennifer Restauri Dickinson, Curator of Education, at [email protected]or 409.221.6685.


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