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The Bacchanal

November 2 at 8:00 pm - November 3 at 1:00 am

Free and exclusive to International Benefactor Circle and Patron Circle members. Featuring live music from Tony and the Tan Lines Divine food and drinks by Wiltshire at the Speed Dancing and revelry Dress for a midnight garden party MEMBERSHIP HAS ITS BENEFITS Don’t miss what’s been hailed as the party of the year! Contact Conor Higgins at chiggins@speedmuseum.org or 502.634.2717 for ticket/membership information.

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1:00 pm

Speed Cinema Presents a Oswley Free Sunday Film: Dreadful Memories: The Life of Sarah Ogan Gunning

November 3 at 1:00 pm - 1:40 pm

Appalshop at 50 Dreadful Memories: The Life of Sarah Ogan Gunning Directed by Mimi Pickering For decades, Sarah Ogan Gunning wrote and performed hauntingly beautiful ballads about the lives of working people. Born in the eastern Kentucky coalfields in 1910, Gunning lived through the organizing drives and coal mine strikes of the 1920s and ’30s … Continued

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Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

November 3 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection. Free with admission. For more information, visit our tours page.

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2:00 pm

Speed Cinema Presents: Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

November 3 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins Directed by Janice Engel “Smart and entertaining, just like its subject.”—Caryn James, The Hollywood Reporter Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins tells the story of political columnist Molly Ivins, six feet of Texas trouble who took on the Good Old Boy corruption wherever … Continued

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Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

November 3 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection. Free with admission. For more information, visit our tours page.

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3:00 pm

Family Drop-In Tour

November 3 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Explore the Speed’s collection on this interactive, hands-on tour designed for children and families. Free with general admission.

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4:00 pm

Speed Cinema Presents: Miles Davis: The Birth of the Cool

November 3 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Miles Davis: The Birth of Cool Directed by Stanley Nelson “With sharply edited interviews and stunning archival reach, fills in nuances of the man that feel fresh and new.”—Owen Gleiberman, Variety Miles Davis was a horn player, a band leader, and an innovator who throughout his life was elegant, intellectual, vain, callous, conflicted, and controversial.  … Continued

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