Calendar and Events
6 p.m. – Midnight
The MIA's fourth annual fund-raising Gala is inspired by the exhibition "More Real? Art in the Age of Truthiness." Reception, black-tie dinner, live auction, followed by After Party. For tickets, call (612) 870-6323.
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Focus on delightful details at this free family event. Practice pointillism or make a marvelous mandala. And zoom in on your favorite works of art in the MIA's collection. Free.
1 – 4 p.m.
Presented by SidewalkDog.com
The MIA's going to the dogs!
Bring your pooch to an outdoor afternoon of dogs and art.
Mark your territory on a paw-print collaborative mural with artist Sarah Thornton of Lintu Art.
Romp, relax, or howl to live music from the Como Avenue Jug Band.
Get to the bottom of dog behavior with The Canine Coach.
Read Scooby's mind with dog psychic Elaine of Animal Bridges.
Track a scent to canines in the MIA collection.
Mug with your mutt for the SidewalkDog.com photobooth.
Plus, learn how to adopt a pet from the Animal Humane Society.
And please, remember to keep your dog on a leash and pick up after your pooch!
*In the event of inclement weather, this event will be sent to the doghouse, aka canceled.