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2016
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Rubin Museum Block Party

The Rubin Museum Block Party – (07/17/16)

The Rubin Museum Block Party 2016

From The Rubin Museum: Spend an afternoon celebrating the monsoon! Save the date and join us for a celebration inspired by our exhibition Nepalese Seasons: Rain and Ritual. Activities and performances will celebrate Nepal’s festivals, nature, and culture with connections to the art and ideas of the region.

Event is free and open to the public (includes FREE admission to the museum all day) and will happen rain or shine – Rubin Museum

ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:

  • Art activities inspired by Nepal’s seasonal festivals and monsoon rituals; make rainsticks, frog masks, pinwheels, hybrid animals, prayer flags, flower garlands, and more
  • Nepalese-inspired music and dance performances by artists such as Dikyi and Brooklyn Raga Massive.
  • Educational activities led by Adhikaar and other Himalayan cultural groups, including traditional Nepali dress demonstrations
  • Family yoga instruction
  • Museum tours and gallery searches for families
  • Henna tattoos

REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE:

  • Himalayan street food, including samosas, chutney sandwiches, and fruit lassis, from Café Serai
  • Artisanal ice cream from Van Leeuwen
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