Special Event

Birthday Year Kick-off

Last occurred: Sunday, January 4 at 11:00 am


Celebrate with the MIA and kick-off the Birthday Year in style!

Thursday, January 1–Sunday, January 4

See “MasterPieces of Cake” inspired by the MIA’s collection featuring artful cake creations by Patisserie 46Hanisch Bakery and CoffeeQueen of CakesAngel Food Bakery & Coffee BarCopper Hen Cakery & KitchenPatrick’s Bakery & CaféGrandma’s Bakery, and Agra Culture Kitchen & Press. On view for four days only.

Indulge in a special, limited-seating New Year’s Weekend Brunch, hosted by Agra Culture. Reserve your tickets online or call (612) 870-3000. See the menu for more details (also shown below).

Catch surprise music and theater performances by local revelry makers, the Twin Cities Gay Men’s Chorus and Savage Umbrella.

Partake in Birthday-themed tours that you might find a tad, ahem, surprising.

Make-and-take your own creative New Year’s resolution.

Take in “Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945” once more before it closes on January 4.

Get a deal of up to 40% on select Italian fashion books, merchandise, and one-of-a-kind vintage accessories at the Store.

Birthday Brunch menu: