Save the date: Saturday, June 8, 2019, 9 pm–Midnight

Join us at Boston’s most stylish party of the year! The Summer Party, hosted by the Museum Council, is held in the MFA’s elegantly transformed Shapiro Family Courtyard with music and entertainment all night long. VIP ticket holders enjoy an exclusive pre-party with Ann and Graham Gund Director Matthew Teitelbaum. Buy your tickets today because they will sell out! Advance ticket sales only; no door sales.

  • Dancing, specialty cocktails, full bar, dessert, and late night bites
  • Silent auction
  • Creative Black Tie

Proceeds from the Summer Party provide crucial support for the Museum’s exhibitions, community programs, and conservation initiatives. Increase your impact by placing a bid (or several!) in the Summer Party Art Auction. Proceeds support artists directly, as well as the MFA. Look for our Summer Party Art Auction app, available in the weeks leading up to the party!

Become a Museum Council member for Summer Party discounted pricing and invitations to attend exclusive events throughout the year.

Purchase Tickets

Guest Ticket

Be the life of the party!
$225; $175 for Museum Council and Patron members

Early bird price from March 7 to March 14: $150 for Museum Council and Patron members

$100 is not tax-deductible
Limit of two tickets at the discounted price for Museum Council and Patron Program members.
Advance sales only; no door sales.

VIP Ticket

Take your party experience to the next level!
$450; $350 for Museum Council and Patron Program members

Early bird price from March 7 to March 14: $325 for Museum Council and Patron members

All VIP ticket holders receive

  • Invitation to the VIP Pre-Party 7:30–9 pm, June 8, 2019
  • VIP bar access during The Summer Party
  • While supplies last: One VIP Benefit Art, while supplies last. Limit one per household.

$150 is not tax-deductible
Limit of two tickets at the discounted price for Museum Council and Patron Program members.
Advance sales only; no door sales.

VIP Contributor Ticket Packages: Platinum, Gold, and Silver

The perfect way to celebrate and support the MFA!

Silver $1,500

Includes:

  • 4 VIP tickets
  • Invitation to the VIP Pre-Party
  • Guaranteed: One VIP Benefit Art, while supplies last. Limit one per household.

$600 is not tax-deductible.


Gold $3,500

Includes:

  • All benefits of the Silver level
  • 8 VIP tickets
  • Reserved seating area with waiter service
  • Recognition on select event signage (if received by May 15, 2019)

$1,200 is not tax-deductible.


Platinum $6,000

Includes:

  • All benefits at the Gold level
  • 14 VIP tickets

$2,000 is not tax-deductible.

Details

VIP Pre-Party

7:30–9 pm, Koch Gallery

Start your evening in style at the VIP Pre-Party! Enjoy a dinner reception with our Ann and Graham Gund Director Matthew Teitelbaum.

Juried Silent Auction

Add to your collection! The Summer Party auction features approximately paintings, prints, photographs, or works in other media by emerging and established artists.

Download the MFA Summer Party Art Auction app on your phone to preview the works available for bidding at the event. Come prepared to place a bid starting at 9 pm the night of the party. You’ll receive notifications when you are outbid and when you win. No need to step away from the dance floor (or the bar).

Special Thanks

We are grateful to the generous organizations and individuals who have donated their time, talents, and services to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Summer Party.


Sponsors

Floral Sponsor