Event Calendar

Thursday, February 1, 2018

6 - 8:30 PM  |  Classes

Artists' Rights and Creative License

Sacramento has a long-standing history as home to hundreds of artists and a thriving art scene.

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

6:30 PM  |  Film & Music

California Fresh Film Series: "Romeo is Bleeding"

"Romeo is Bleeding" follows Donté Clark, a young poet growing up in Richmond, California, a city haunted by a fatal turf war.

$6 Members
$10 Student/youth
$12 Nonmembers
$18 Member Series Pass

Friday, February 2, 2018

10:30 AM – 12 PM  |  Kids

Artful Tot

Toddlers explore art-making with different materials and in new ways.

$7 members
$10 nonmembers
(Includes one child and one adult)
$5 per additional person

Saturday, February 3, 2018

10:30 AM – 12 PM  |  Kids

Artful Tot

Toddlers explore art-making with different materials and in new ways.

$7 members
$10 nonmembers
(Includes one child and one adult)
$5 per additional person

11 AM  |  Tours & Talks

Crocker History Tour

Journey back in time on this history-infused gallery tour.​

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, February 4, 2018

10:30 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Kids & Company Gallery Adventure

The perfect way to introduce art to children 5 and older.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

12 & 1 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Lunch & Learn

Join an in-depth examination of "Woman with Two Parrots​" 2010 by Betye Saar.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

10:30 & 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Wednesday

A fun art adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Thursday, February 8, 2018

6 - 9:30 PM  |  Adults

ArtMix | Love Boat

Drinks, yacht rock, and lots of laughs come together for this ArtMix designed to entertain or get you ready for Valentine’s Day!

Free for members
$10 for nonmembers

Saturday, February 10, 2018

1:00 - 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Member Welcome and Orientation

Learn how to maximize your member benefits in this informative session open to all members and their friends or family.

Free for Members

10:30 AM  |  Adults

Artful Meditation

Calm your mind, and experience the art of the Crocker in new ways.

Free for Everyone

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion - Manga/Anime

Investigate manga/anime to create your very own character!

10:30 AM - 4 PM  |  Classes

Watercolor Painting and Mosaic

Create an abstract mosaic collage as you explore watercolor translation, which uses watercolor painting and music to access deeper levels of creativity.

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, February 11, 2018

1 & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Prelude Tour

Before the Classical Concert at 3 PM, enjoy a docent-led tour.

Free for members and free with admission for nonmembers.

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (Drop-In)  |  Kids

Sunday Playday

Sunday Playday is a gallery-based, art-making experience designed to support school readiness.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

3 PM  |  Film & Music

Classical Concert: Michelle Xiao You

Michelle You will wow audiences with her passionate delivery and exemplary musicianship. ​

$6 Members
$10 Student/Youth/Capital Public Radio Members
$12 Nonmembers

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

12 - 2 PM (Drop In)  |  Kids

Homeschool Day: Ceramic Love

After touring ceramic masterpieces in the Crocker’s collection, join us in the studio to make a pinch pot heart, perfect for gifting to your favorite valentine.

$3 per person in advance
$5 per person at the door
Free admission for adults chaperoning a homeschool family or group

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

10:30 & 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Wednesday

A fun art adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Thursday, February 15, 2018

6:30 PM  |  Film & Music

Audio Muse: Planet Booty

Dance, laugh, and mix to the infectious sounds of Planet Booty, the eclectic, electro-funk trio.

$8 Members
$14 Nonmembers

Saturday, February 17, 2018

10:30 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Baby Loves Art

A visually stimulating gallery walk designed for babies up to 18 months old.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion - Collage

Investigate manga/anime to create your very own character!

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

12:30 - 4:30 PM  |  Classes

Glass Fusing for Beginners

This class covers the basics of glass fusing.

5:30 PM  |  Kids

SAYS Grand Slam Finals

​Come enjoy this special event organized by the innovative cultural literacy program Sacramento Area Youth Speaks (SAYS).

$15

Sunday, February 18, 2018

12 - 4 PM

Black History Month Celebration

Sacramento’s Black History Month Free Family Festival is returning to Sac and it's better than ever!

Free for Everyone

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

10 AM - 4 PM

Kingsley Art Evaluation Day

​The Kingsley Art Club sponsors art and antique evaluations focusing on a variety of collecting areas.

10:30 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Baby Loves Art

A visually stimulating gallery walk designed for babies up to 18 months old.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

10:30 AM  |  Tours & Talks

Meet Me at the Museum

A tour designed for visitors living with Dementia.

Free for Everyone

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

1:15 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Kingsley Art Club Lecture Series: Ceramist Ianna Frisby

Ceramist Ianna Frisby explores clay’s kinship to geological formations and artifacts left by humans.

$8 Members
$5 Students/youth
$12 Nonmembers

10:30 & 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Wednesday

A fun art adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Thursday, February 22, 2018

6 - 9 PM  |  Adults

Art/Play/Say

Enjoy new and vintage games, coloring, pub trivia, sing-alongs, and a cash bar.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Friday, February 23, 2018

6 - 9 PM  |  Adults

Exclusive Member Reception and Preview

​Be among the first to see the vibrant new exhibition Power Up: Corita Kent’s Heavenly Pop, gain additional insight through docent-led spotlight talks, and kick back with an art activity.

Free for Members

Saturday, February 24, 2018

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  |  Classes

Material Explosion - Acrylic Painting

Investigate manga/anime to create your very own character!

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, February 25, 2018

1 - 3 PM  |  Classes

Clay and Chardonnay

Learn hand-building techniques while you play with clay and create a tabletop sculpture.​

1 - 3 PM  |  Classes

Women, Art and History: E. Charlton Fortune, Corita Kent, and Faith Ringgold in Context

This spring, the Crocker will host three exhibitions, each devoted to an important American female artist: E. Charlton Fortune, Corita Kent, and Faith Ringgold.

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Sketch It

Sketch at your own pace in the Crocker's galleries.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, & 2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

10:30 & 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Wednesday

A fun art adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Rent the Crocker

Whether hosting your wedding or a corporate reception, the Crocker Art Museum is the perfect canvas for your special event. Our unique setting and exceptional service guarantees an unparalleled experience. Please contact the Events Department for more information.

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California Fresh Film Series: Romeo is Bleeding

Fresh documentaries that share some of the diverse stories and compelling individuals who make up our state.

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ArtMix | Love Boat

Drinks, yacht rock, and lots of laughs come together for this ArtMix designed to get you ready for Valentine’s Day!

Set sail