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Family Day of Artful Play

  • North Carolina Museum of Art 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC, 27607 United States (map)

Join Kid Lab at the NC Museum of Art for a day of play inspired by the arts! Create works of art by moving your body, meet artists working with unexpected materials, enjoy toys and games in the Museum Park, and discover as a family how playful the arts can be.

For more information & tickets, visit the NCMA website.

East Building

Museum Park

  • Human loom

  • Spin-art bicycling

  • Giant marble painting

  • One-minute sculptures (inspired by Erwin Wurm)

  • Art station: Woven hoops with Kid Lab Raleigh

  • Art station: Paper hair

  • 11:30 am–noon Interactive Movement with Monet Noelle Marshall

  • Bubbleology with Duke Chemistry Outreach

  • Lawn games

Food trucks

Food will be available for purchase at food trucks, weather permitting. Family Day takes place rain or shine. Food trucks include:

Family Programs are generously supported by WakeMed Children’s, Mebane Charitable Foundation, and Duke Energy.

Earlier Event: May 14
May Play Lab: MAPS
Later Event: May 25
May Play Lab: MAPS