The best parties where you least expect them!

When was the last time you were at MAG? Sixth Grade Field Trip? We’ve got many reasons to come back. Check here for news on our popular themed activities and events, featuring the coolest DJ’s in town; art scavenger hunts; hands-on creative projects; and food and drink for purchase.


Third Thursdays
We offer a monthly DeTOUR℠ on the third Thursday of each month. DeTOURs℠ are an exclusive themed tour that is both engaging and entertaining. These tours focus on some amazing personal lives of artists, the inspiration and method to their madness, and lesser-known facts about some of the works in our collection. Each tour includes activities, personal connections, and mind-blowing facts! Learn more

Gatsby in the Garden

Thursday, May 23, 2019 |6–8:30 pm | PURCHASE TICKETS

This evening al fresco affair previews the flavors and festivities of Rochester Cocktail Revival 2019 in a Roaring Twenties-inspired setting.

Revelers will enjoy live music, hors d’oeuvres, and lawn games while sipping specialty cocktails on the MAG’s blooming grounds. Bring on the fringe, Oxfords, tweed and sequins — prizes will be awarded for best 1920s attire in solo and couples categories. Music with Bearcat and the Birds and appetizers by Brown Hound Downtown.

Each $55 ticket includes three drinks. Sponsored by Hendrick’s Gin

Cocktails with Creatives ~ FUA Krew
Thursday, June 13, 2019 | 5:30-8:30 pm | PURCHASE TICKETS | $15 tickets/$17 day of | 21+
Cocktails with Creatives brings fun, passionate people together to share their ideas, works, thoughts, and love of the arts with the Rochester community and beyond. On June 13th, we are revolutionizing the event and making it Cocktails with the FUA KREW! Come to MAG and hang with THE FUA KREW, see their new mural in our museum, hear their perspectives of art and the local creative community, enjoy cocktails, music & mingling with artists Nova, Zone, and Range, and join us with MAG Director Jonathan Binstock as Mayor Lovely Warren gives them the key to the city. Tickets include complimentary hors d’oeuvres, a signature cocktail, and museum admission.

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