MFA First Fridays: Picnic at the MFA ~ Get excited for summer as you sip vodka infused lemonade with friends, dance to music by resident DJ Denise LaCarubba, and enjoy the exhibition "Truth and Beauty: Pictorialist Photography." 


MFA First Fridays is on the first Friday of each month from 6:00–9:30 pm. Join us for fine art, music, cash bars featuring signature cocktails, and delicious tapas available for purchase.

Open to visitors 21+. Valid ID with proof of age required for entry.

Advance tickets are now available! Order yours now to secure your spot at our monthly weekend kickoff. Advance tickets are strongly suggested as the event can sell out. Members may order free tickets by clicking on the ticket link and logging in or signing up, and non-members may purchase tickets that include general Museum admission. Tickets may also be available in person on the day of the event, first come, first served.

Accepted forms of identification for First Friday entrance include:
Massachusetts Drivers License
Massachusetts Liquor ID
Massachusetts ID issued by the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles
Drivers License from any US state
Valid Passport (photocopies are not accepted)
Federal Identification (e.g. Military ID)

Part of Spring into Color at the MFA.


Spring into Color at the MFA

MFA First Fridays

Next Session: Friday, May 2, 2014
Occurs every month on the first Friday until December 4, 2015.
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Shapiro Family Courtyard
Ticket Purchase Required
Event Type
Special Event
Special Instructions
MEMBERS: Click “Tickets” and log in to order free tickets