The Summer Party

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. All ticket sales final.

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

Proceeds of the Summer Party provide crucial support for the MFA’s exhibitions, community programs, and conservation initiatives. Increase your impact by placing a bid (or several!) in the Summer Party Auction.

Summer Party Auction

The Summer Party Auction is open until June 8 at 10:45 pm.

Can’t attend the Summer Party? No problem! Bidding on the Summer Party Auction App is open to everyone. You don't have to attend the Summer Party to support our cause! Download the app today to browse all the items on offer and place as many bids as you would like.

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

Purchase Tickets

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

Purchase Guest Ticket

$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. All ticket sales final.

Take your party experience to the next level!
$450; $350 for Museum Council and Patron Program 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. All ticket sales final.

The perfect way to celebrate and support the MFA!

Silver $1,5000 (Sold Out)

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 (Sold Out)

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 (Sold Out)

Includes:

  • All benefits at the Gold level
  • 14 VIP tickets

$2,000 is not tax-deductible.

Details

7:30–9 pm, Outside in the Calderwood Courtyard (weather permitting)

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

Place your bids and support the MFA! This year's Summer Party Auction features artworks, luxury items, and exclusive art experiences.

Download the MFA Summer Party Art Auction app in the weeks leading up to the party to preview and bid on a range of items including: artwork, vacations, luxury items, and art experiences selected by MFA curatorial staff. Bidding is open to everyone. Even if you can't make the Summer Party this year, show your support and try to win some of the fantastic auction offerings.

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

Peak Event Services logo

Décor Sponsor

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Floral Sponsor