Celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, with an evening at the MFA. Join a gallery talk, sketch in the galleries, and enjoy music and dance in the Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art. All special events are FREE.
Free admission for all
Music: DJ Pup Dawg | 7:30–9:30 pm, Edward H. Linde Gallery, 168
Shiva, Lord of the Dance | 6:30 pm, Remis Auditorium, 161
Order tickets online at the link above, by phone at 1-800-440-6975, or at any MFA ticket desk.
Open until 9 pm, Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art, Level 1
Meet up with other Diwali revelers and stop by to purchase a coffee, snacks, or a glass of wine.
Get insights from curators, conservators, and artists on exhibitions and artwork through images, audio, and video. Available at all ticket desks, Sharf Visitor Center, and Gund Gallery, LG31
Nonmembers $6; members $5; kids 17 and under $4 | Free for visitors who are deaf or blind
MFA Guide is made possible through the generous support of the John W. Henry Family Foundation.
All programs are wheelchair accessible
Assistive listening devices are available in Remis Auditorium or at the Sharf Visitor Center
Accessible to visitors who are blind or have low vision
Diwali: The Festival of LightsOctober 30, 2013
6:00 pm – 9:45 pm
Celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, with an evening at the MFA
Gallery TalkOctober 30, 2013
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A one hour tour of works from the MFA’s Southeast Asian collection
DJ Pup DawgOctober 30, 2013
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Contemporary Indian beats spun by DJ Pup Dawg from Jam’n 94.5
Shuruthe Bharatanatyam PerformanceOctober 30, 2013
8:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Bharathanatyam is a form of ancient Indian classical dance