Event Calendar

Saturday, June 1, 2019

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, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

5:30 - 10 PM  |  Adults

Art Auction

Presenting the premier art auction event of the Sacramento region!

Sunday, June 2, 2019

1 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Architecture Tour

​Explore the distinct architectural elements, inside and out, of the Teel Family Pavilion and the Museum's historic building.

Free for Museum members and free with admission for nonmembers.

1:30 PM - 3 PM

Paint an Alebrije Session 2

Families with children 5 and older will paint side-by-side with Maestro Artesano Pedro Mendoza Ortega

Per person
$10 members
$20 nonmembers

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

10:30 AM - 12 PM

Paint an Alebrije Session 1

Families with children 5 and older will paint side-by-side with Maestro Artesano Pedro Mendoza Ortega,

Per person
$10 members
$20 nonmembers

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Monday, June 3, 2019

10:30 AM - 1:30 PM  |  Classes

Senior Studio

Older adults engage and connect as they receive step-by-step lessons and encouragement from trained teaching artists.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

12 & 1 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Look & Learn (formerly Lunch & Learn)

A 30-minute exploration of a single artwork

FREE FOR MEMBERS
FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

10 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Weekday Create

Children and their grownups take inspiration from a work of art to create their own unique pieces.

FREE FOR MEMBERS (DROP IN)

FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

Thursday, June 6, 2019

6 – 8 PM  |  Classes

Art Exchange

In this workshop series, teens ages 14 to 17 with diverse backgrounds come together to view, discuss, and produce art.

6 – 8 PM  |  Classes

Drink & Draw

Sip wine and enjoy a relaxing evening of drawing. Each session features a different drawing material and subject matter. 

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

New on View Tour

Never the same tour twice.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

7 PM gates open; movie starts at sundown  |  Film & Music

Movies Off the Wall: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

This summer, Movies Off the Wall goes West with a series of films inspired by the Crocker’s three summer exhibitions.

$8 MEMBERS
$16 NONMEMBERS

Saturday, June 8, 2019

12 – 4 PM  |  Classes

Make Fun-ctional Art

Practice acrylic painting techniques on paper, then display your skills and originality on art you can wear and use.

10 AM

World Wide Knit in Public Day

Experienced and novice knitters alike to come out and knit together in public places.

FREE FOR EVERYONE

10:30 AM

Artful Meditation

Calm your mind and experience the Crocker’s art collection through guided meditation in the galleries.

FREE FOR EVERYONE WITH ADVANCE REGISTRATION

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 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, June 9, 2019

11 AM

Sac Pride 2019

March with the Crocker Art Museum

FREE FOR EVERYONE

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 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: Young-Ah Tak, piano

Steinway artist Young-Ah Tak takes inspiration from the Crocker’s world-renown collection of German paintings to present a concert of German composers.

$10 Members
$18 Students/Youth/Capital Public Radio Members/Camellia Symphony Orchestra Subscribers
$20 Nonmembers

9:30 AM, CROCKER PARK

Rainbow Families Pre-Parade Party

All families are invited to “rainbow up” for the Sacramento Pride Parade, with a variety of streamers, crowns, face paints, and more.

FREE FOR EVERYONE

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

10 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Weekday Create

Children and their grownups take inspiration from a work of art to create their own unique pieces.

FREE FOR MEMBERS (DROP IN)

FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

Thursday, June 13, 2019

6 PM  |  Adults

ArtMix | Pride the Musical II

Break free for the night at Sacramento’s most surprising adults-only art party, and lose yourself in an array of tantalizing performances. Featuring a new theme each month, gallery tours, art-making and cocktails, ArtMix is your escape into revelry and relaxation.

FREE FOR ASSOCIATE-LEVEL MEMBERS AND ABOVE
$10 MEMBERS
$20 NONMEMBERS

Saturday, June 15, 2019

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, June 16, 2019

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, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Monday, June 17, 2019

9 AM – 4 PM       |  Classes

Crocker Art Camp: Underwater Adventure

Campers ages 7 to 9 will dive deep into oceans and rivers to discover aquatic animals and plants to inspire them as they paint, print, collage, and sculpt their own under-water worlds.

9 AM – 4 PM  |  Classes

Crocker Art Camp: Bug Out!

Campers ages 5 to 6 will look for bug patterns and colors in art, and draw, paint, and sculpt insects of their own. 

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

10:30 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Baby Loves Art

A visually stimulating gallery walk, giving parents and caregivers a fun opportunity to connect with their babies and each other.

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.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

10 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Weekday Create

Children and their grownups take inspiration from a work of art to create their own unique pieces.

FREE FOR MEMBERS (DROP IN)

FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

11 AM  |  Tours & Talks

The Love Tour

Enjoy a docent-guided tour in which art becomes a focus for finding your inner voice and extending love to yourself.

FREE FOR MEMBERS
FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

Thursday, June 20, 2019

6 – 8 PM  |  Classes

Art Exchange

In this workshop series, teens ages 14 to 17 with diverse backgrounds come together to view, discuss, and produce art.

7 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Writers’ Block: Lydia Kiesling and The Golden State

Hear from author Lydia Kiesling and unravel her razor-sharp debut novel, The Golden State. Advance reading is encouraged but not necessary.

Free for members
$12 nonmembers

Friday, June 21, 2019

5:30 PM

Director's Circle reception

Celebrating two new exhibitions

Complimentary for Director's Circle members

Saturday, June 22, 2019

10:30 AM – 4 PM  |  Classes

Sumi-e Japanese Brush Painting Workshop for Beginners

Discover traditional and modern interpretations of Sumi-e, a Japanese style of brush painting, with contemporary artist Fumiyo Yoshikawa.

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, June 23, 2019

10 AM

All Aboard! Free Community Open House

Families are invited to celebrate the Transcontinental Railroad’s 150th anniversary with live music and dance performances, storytelling, and hands-on activities that honor the people and cultures who helped build and shape the West we live in today.

FREE FOR EVERYONE

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

Sketch It

Visitors ages 5 and older can sketch at their own pace while receiving drawing instruction.

Free for members
Free with admission for nonmembers

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Monday, June 24, 2019

9 AM – 4 PM     |  Classes

Crocker Art Camp: Global Gallivanting

In the ultimate artistic staycation, campers ages 7 to 9 will travel the globe to explore art and culture and create original works inspired by their destinations. 

9 AM – 4 PM      |  Classes

Crocker Art Camp: Flying Machines and Winged Wonders

Campers ages 5 to 6 will explore birds, flight, and aerial perspective at the California Raptor Center at UC Davis and create a variety of inspired artworks.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

10 – 11:30 AM  |  Kids

Weekday Create

Children and their grownups take inspiration from a work of art to create their own unique pieces.

FREE FOR MEMBERS (DROP IN)

FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

Thursday, June 27, 2019

6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Look & Learn

A 30-minute exploration of a single artwork

FREE FOR MEMBERS
FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

6:30 PM  |  Film & Music

Jazz Night: Komaga Trio

Sacramento’s longest-running summer jazz series is tuning up and turning out in 2019 with premier performances on fourth Thursdays, June through September in the Crocker’s outdoor courtyard.

$10 MEMBERS
$20 NONMEMBERS
$30 MEMBER SERIES PASS

Friday, June 28, 2019

10 AM  |  Kids

Fourth Fridays

Families are invited to chill out at the Crocker with lively performances, creatively social experiences, experiences, and art-making for children ages 3 – 12.

FREE FOR MEMBERS
FREE WITH ADMISSION FOR NONMEMBERS

Saturday, June 29, 2019

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all members
Free with admission for nonmembers

Sunday, June 30, 2019

10:30 AM – 4 PM  |  Classes

Sumi-e Japanese Brush Painting Workshop for Beginners

Discover traditional and modern interpretations of Sumi-e, a Japanese style of brush painting, with contemporary artist Fumiyo Yoshikawa.

11 AM, 12 PM, 1, 2, & 3 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Highlight Tour

Discover the essence of the Crocker's permanent collection.

Free for all 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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ArtMix | Pride the Musical II

Get loud and proud as we set the stage for Pride with dance numbers, show-stopping divas, and a host of costumed characters.

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BNSA

Enjoy a casual outdoor event featuring silent auctions of nearly 400 small artworks (12 x 12 inches or less) with bidding on each starting at just $25.

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