Event

Family Day

Family Day: Let’s Dance!

Last occurred: Sunday, December 10
11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Family Day: Funk Fest

Family Day: Funk Fest

Discover the art of dance with a day full of live musical performances. Delight in global dance traditions from Africa, the Americas, and beyond!

Art-making Action Painting
11AM–4:30PM
Make a work of art inspired by movement.

Art-making Cardboard Castanets
11AM–4:30PM
Craft an artful instrument and make some noise!

Storytelling Moving Stories
11:30AM & 12:30
Hear master storyteller Beverly Cottman tell the tale of the Twelve Dancing Princesses and other stories.

Performance Somali Museum Dance Troupe
Noon & 2PM
Delight in an interactive performance with dancers from the Somali Museum of Minnesota.

Performance Siama’s Congo Music
12:30 – 3:30PM
Tap your toes to sounds from the heart of Africa, with music by Siama Matuzungidi and friends.

Performance Yellowhouse Dancers
1 & 3PM
Meet a family of dancers who will share a variety of Native dance traditions.

Dance Party!
Noon – 2 PM
Show off your best moves with a dance party hosted by the North High School Dancers, featuring DJ Simone DuJour.

Photo Op
11AM–4:30PM
Strike a pose in the Mia photo booth

Gallery Hunt Art that Moves
11AM–4:30PM
Discover the art of dance in Mia’s galleries.

 

 

Major Sponsor:

Bank of America