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MAM After Dark Events:

MAM After Dark: Date Night

Friday, October 16, 2015, 2 PM

Northwestern Mutual Presents:


Cozy up with your significant other, or celebrate with a gaggle of friends: It’s Sweetest Day Eve at the Museum!

  • Channel your inner artist alongside pros from Wine and Canvas, who will guide your art experience, or paint whatever moves you at the moment (limited space available; $20 fee includes canvas, painting supplies, artistic assistance, and a glass of wine, beer, or nonalcoholic beverage)
  • Request a serenade for your sweetie, or sing along to a new pop classic with a live performance from Dueling Pianos
  • Create a unique flower vessel inspired by Pinterest at the wine vase station
  • Taste samples from the city’s Best Wine Bar and Best Bar for a First Date, Balzac, then visit its comfortable and elegant location (1716 North Arlington Place) for the official after-party
  • Meet 2015 World Figure Skating Silver Medalist, 2014 Skate America Champion, and fashion designer Madison Chock, visiting Milwaukee to rep 2015 Skate America, October 23-25
  • View, and purchase, the handmade art of this month’s 414 Artist, Katie Ryan, who focuses on the juxtaposition of interior and exterior, creating canvases perfect for your home
  • Remember this moment forever with a picture taken in the romantic photo booth from Front Room Photography

$10 at the door | $8 in advance
FREE for Milwaukee Art Museum Members

$65 per couple

  • Admission to MAM After Dark: Date Night (no additional discount for Museum Members)
  • Dinner for two at Café Calatrava (beverage and gratuity not included—seatings at 7:30 and 9 p.m.)
  • Reserved Wine and Canvas session for two
  • One entry to win a “built-in second date” at 2015 Skate America, including two tickets to the Saturday, October 24, performance at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena and two VIP hospitality passes

Evening Sponsor: Skate America

2015 Skate America is a world-class international figure skating competition featuring Olympic and World medalists. The first event in the 2015 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, it features sixty athletes representing twelve nations competing over three days in Ladies, Men’s, Pairs, and Ice Dance. The competition, set for October 23-25 at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, will mark the first time Milwaukee has hosted a major international figure skating event. Other stops on the 2015 Grand Prix Series include Skate Canada, Cup of China, Trophée Eric Bompard, Rostelecom Cup, and NHK Trophy.

Supporting Sponsors: Wine and Canvas; Zipcar

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Friday, November 20, 2015, 2 PM

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Friday, January 15, 2016, 3 PM

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