For a fun, free family activity come to the Brooks Museum!

Community Days allow families and friends to experience the museum in a fun, engaging environment. These free events feature art-making activities, events like storytelling in the galleries, musical and dance performances, and family-oriented gallery guides, all designed to engage families with current exhibitions.


Community Day: African-Print Fashion Now!

Saturday, June 16 | 4 - 8 p.m. | FREE

Party at the Brooks in celebration of African-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization, and Style and the reopening of our African art galleries!

  • Design a bag with Memphis-based designer and entrepreneur, Samilia Colar

  • Musical performances by Sound of Refuge

  • Dance and drum performances by Kindred Spirit

  • Sudanese cuisine - Ibti's Soup and Catering (available for purchase)

  • Art-making activities

  • Inside Art hands-on family gallery

  • Café Brooks by City & State (beer/wine available for purchase)


Dia de los Muertos