Northwestern Mutual Presents

MAM After Dark


Friday, May 18, 7–11 PM

Camp MAM: Grown Up Summer Camp

Hike through the galleries. Join in a sing-a-long. Take in the majesty of nature (photography) in the premiere of the exhibition Photographing Nature’s Cathedrals. Earn your badge in dancing, toasting, or DIY crafts and kick your summer off right.

Evening Sponsor:
Supporting Sponsor:
Door County


Are you ready for the summer? Well, it’s ready for you with more fun than you could fit on a postcard for back home.

General admission: $14 at the door | $12 in advance | FREE for Milwaukee Art Museum Members

Get in FREE for a whole year—join today! Memberships start at just $35!

Join Today!


Advance tickets are no longer available as of 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 17. There will be a limited amount of walk-in tickets available onsite, both for Museum members and the general public, starting at 7 p.m.

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.

All-night fun:

Evening events:

  • 6-7:30 p.m. – Prix fixe dining (reservations required) – Cafe Calatrava
  • 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. – Music Wild Card Tour: Take a stroll with Summerfest of music-related art. This isn’t your traditional camp sing-along.
  • 8:15 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. – Yoga in the Galleries: Breathe in the inspiration with Camp Halcyon (first come, first serve; space is limited)
  • 8:30 p.m. – Wine and Paint: Get your inner artist on with Camp Halcyon (first come, first serve; space is limited)
  • 9 p.m. – Wild Card Tour: Hike through some of the first photographs of Yosemite and the Dells with The Nature Conservancy on the first day of the exhibition Photographing Nature’s Cathedrals. It’s the splendor of the great outdoors without any of the mosquitos.
  • 9:30 p.m. – Team Trivia: Form a team and test your knowledge with Quizmaster Trivia (reservations required)

MAM After Dark May pre fixe menu

Reservations required; limited seating available 6-7:30 PM. Please contact for reservation inquiries or make a note with your Advance Ticket purchase.

$35 per person | Beverages, tax, and gratuity not included

1st Course

  • Smoked trout spread Wisconsin trout / cream cheese / herbs / crostini
  • Grilled peach salad pickled red onions / candied pecans / champagne vinaigrette (GF)
  • Campfire chili lentils / beans / mushrooms (GF, Vegan)

2nd Course

  • Ratatouille kebabs pickled ramps / romesco (GF, Vegan)
  • Cherry BBQ ribs grilled asparagus / smoked potatoes (GF)
  • Shrimp boil corn / marble potatoes / citrus / herbs / spices (GF)

3rd Course

  • S’mores tart dark chocolate mousse / toasted marshmallow (V)
  • Blackberry cobbler vanilla cream (V)
  • Port poached pears cherry coulis / coconut granola (Vegan)

V – Vegetarian, GF – Gluten Free

NEXT EVENT: June 15th 5-10pm

*Special time and price for MAM After Dark at Lakefront Festival of Art

$12 Advanced; $10 Members; $19 Adults at gate; $17 Students at gate