Evening hours are back at the Speed! On the third Friday of each month, the Museum will be open until 10 pm. Each After Hours event comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, performances, cash bar + food available by Wiltshire at the Speed, and of course art! Come experience the Speed after hours like you’ve never experienced it before.
Sponsored by Early Times Whiskey
February’s exciting events include:
5 — 7 pm: Family Programming Activity: Stage One will return to After Hours with interactive storyteller performances of two beloved children’s books, Dragons Love Tacos and The Book With No Pictures. Fun for all literature lovers! Education Court
5 — 10 pm: Awards season means it’s time for the Speedies! Explore the collection and decide who the night’s big winners will be with this Oscar-themed self-guided tour. Galleries
5:30 pm: Play match-maker with art as you learn about the permanent collection with a Speed Dating Tour Meet in Gallery 1
6 — 9 pm: Strike a pose and capture the night with a Derby City Selfie Booth Grand Hall
6 — 8 pm: Christy Byers, local dance instructor and organizer of Louisville Tango Festival, and members of the Louisville Argentine Tango Society will host a valentine milonga. A milonga is the social dance of Argentina where dancers meet to socialize and share their love of tango. Enjoy a free lesson to the milonga for anyone interested in learning a little more about this mesmerizing and romantic dance. Atrium
6 pm: Screening of the Oscar Nominated Live Action Short Films (tickets sold separately) Cinema
7 pm: Pianist Joey Thieman will perform love songs to serenade your strolls through the galleries. 1927 Grand Staircase
8 pm: Play match-maker with art as you learn about the permanent collection with a Speed Dating Tour Meet in Gallery 1
— A special menu designed for After Hours by Wiltshire at the Speed
— Specialty cocktails from Early Times Whiskey
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