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Events

We use art to educate and entertain people of all ages and interests. From lectures by leading scholars to arts education for children and their parents, our programs are recognized for being innovative and thought-provoking. Sign up for our e-newsletter to be the first to know about additions to the calendar!

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  • October 26

    Urban Arts Crawl | No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man

    5-8 p.m. | Free and open to the public

    The Smithsonian American Art Museum, in partnership with Intel, is sending the digitized wonder of No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man on the road.

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  • October 27

    Rockwell After Dark: Masquerade Gala

    8 - 11 p.m. | Tickets on sale September 1, 2018

    This biennial event is designed to generate income for Museum educational programming that in turn, helps the Museum provide service back to our community. There are a limited number of tickets, so purchase early and don’t miss out!

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  • October 27

    No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man | Virtual Reality Exhibit

    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Saturday & Sunday Only | Included with Museum admission

    The Smithsonian American Art Museum, in partnership with Intel, is sending the digitized wonder of No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man on the road.

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  • November 1

    Art Explorers’ Story Hour: Colors in Our World

    10 – 11 a.m. | Free and open to preschool-age children and their caregivers. No registration required.

    Explore and socialize with games and activities, connecting little ones to authentic arts experiences through storytime and un-plugged play.

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  • OSFL
    November 2

    OSFL Chamber Series: The Ithaca Music Collective

    Door and opening reception at 6:45 p.m. Performance begins at 7:30 p.m. | Pre-purchase required.

    In this unique series, the featured performers choose a piece of artwork from The Rockwell Collection to inspire their concert. Purchase tickets through the Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes.

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  • November 4

    Annual Dia de los Muertos Family Celebration

    Noon - 4 p.m.

    Don’t miss the biggest KIDS ROCKWELL event of the year, held annually on the first Sunday of November - an afternoon to decorate sugar skulls, make paper flowers, try traditional foods and learn about this special Mexican holiday.

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  • John James Audubon, American Rein Deer
    November 5

    Meet Me at the Museum

    1 - 3 p.m. | Register by calling 800.272.3900

    This monthly, interactive tour series is designed specifically for persons with dementia and their care partners, using art and conversation as a catalyst for meaningful connections.

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  • November 9

    Rockwell Roadhouse featuring Hymn for Her

    8 - 10 p.m. | Advance reservations required by 5 p.m. on November 8

    Hymn for Her has been busy touring across the country and abroad over the past few years, injecting juiced-up backwoods country blues with a dose of desert rock psychedelia that has been described as “Hell’s Angels meets the Amish,” and “Hillbillies with electronics opening Pandora’s Box.”

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  • November 15

    NATIVE AMERICA: PBS Movie Screening

    6 - 8 p.m. | Episode screening followed by Q&A and reception | Free and open to the public | Pre-registration encouraged

    WSKG and The Rockwell Museum present NATIVE AMERICA, Nature to Nations, the second episode in the new four-part PBS series that challenges everything we thought we knew about the Americas before and since contact with Europe. The Native American Council of Corning Incorporated is partnering with us for this event in recognition of Native American Heritage Month.

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  • December 6

    Art Explorers’ Story Hour: Sweet Stories

    10 – 11 a.m. | Free and open to preschool-age children and their caregivers. No registration required.

    Explore and socialize with games and activities, connecting little ones to authentic arts experiences through storytime and un-plugged play.

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