Northwestern Mutual Presents

MAM After Dark: Dance Fever

Don’t miss the HOTTEST Latin dance party all year. This event will SELL OUT!
Fri, Jan 20, 8 PM–MIDNIGHT

  • In the midst of winter, set the dance floor on fire, accompanied by the electrifying sounds of De La Buena or socialize in the East End with Clave y Afinque.
  • Take the heat up a notch or two with lessons and show-stopping performances by Salsabrosa and Quimbara Dance Companies.
  • Preregister for a Latin-inspired Prix Fixe menu in the intimate Café Calatrava Lounge. Reservations are required; UPDATE: Reservations for Prix Fixe Dining are now FULL.
  • Rest your feet and win epic prizes at Team Trivia, hosted by local bar game masters Quizmaster Trivia, starting at 10:30 p.m. UPDATE: Reservations for Team Trivia are now FULL.
  • Experience 414 Artist Koalrus whose work explores the ancient knowledge of universal patterns, inspired by a system of geometric structures and the mathematics of space and time.
  • Learn, laugh, and explore on a Wild Card Tour with award-winning floral designer Bjorn Chinander of Sendik’s Food Markets. The 20-min tours at 9 and 11 p.m. are our version of “Drunk History”, this month focused on “Tropical Flora & Fauna” in the Nature & Opulence: The Art of Martin Johnson Heade exhibition.

Upgrade your advance ticket to VIP and gain access to an exclusive Stand.Eat.Drink Lounge featuring:

  • Express Event Entrance
  • Private Cash Bar
  • Food Samples & Sangria from Movida
  • House-made Vermouth from the NEW! Hotel Madrid
  • Complimentary Coat Check Voucher

Visit Hotel Madrid for the Official After Party and enjoy a great selection of classic craft cocktails with a Spanish flair. Flash your VIP wristband to receive one complimentary beer or cocktail on draught. Keep the party going all night!


$12 at the door | $10 in advance | FREE for Milwaukee Art Museum Members

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Advance tickets are no longer available as of 5pm on Thursday, January 19. There will be a limited amount of walk-in tickets available onsite, both for Museum members and the general public, starting at 8pm.

Please continue to check the MAM After Dark Facebook event for the most up-to-date information, in case we have to close the doors due to a sell-out event situation.


MAM After Dark: Dance Fever
UPDATE: Reservations for this month’s Prix Fixe Dining are now FULL.

$30 Prix Fixe Café Calatrava Lounge Menu
*Does not include beverages, tax, or gratuity
Please select one option for each of the three courses:

Avocado Toast | bacon, corn, tomatillo salsa
Orange Jicama Salad | pomegranate, red chile
Chorizo Torta |cured chorizo, dates, panela cheese
Fideos | vermicelli pasta, red chile pork shoulder
Relleno | sweet corn, pumpkin seeds, smoked mozzarella, roasted vegetable butter
Crustacean Enchiladas | shrimp, lump crab, poblano cream
Tres Leches | mango, pineapple, dried strawberry
Chocolate Flan | bunuelo, caramel sauce

Now Open: The East End Admissions Desks!

Park in the north lot (War Memorial) and enter through the new East End—$7 CASH ONLY

Alternate Parking Options:

The Museum’s underground garage—$8
Milwaukee County O’Donnell parking structure—$6