(event) Ney Day! (postponed until June 10th)

Event Category: 
Non-Texas-Folklife Event
Event Date: 
Sat Jun 10, 2017 - 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Due to weather, this event has been postponed until June 10th. Stay tuned for more details




The Elisabet Ney Mueum hosts its FIFTH ANNUAL NEY DAY!


When: Saturday May 20 from 12PM to 5PM.

Where: Elisabet Ney Museum

            304 E 44th St.

            Austin, TX 78751


Texas Folklife will be tabling at Ney Day! throughout the day. Come celebrate Elisabet Ney and her inspirational legacy with us! 

• Live music from The Hey Lollies, Las Tesoros de San Antonio, The Jones Family Singers, Riders Against The Storm and Ruby Fray! Elizabeth McQueen is our official MC!

• Activities include sculpting and art demos, food trucks, hula hoopers, technology activities, clay crafting, health screenings, bookmaking, and more! Booths from a wide variety of arts and social groups will be present!

• We will also host the public opening of TWO new temporary outdoor sculptures! One is by Renee Nunez, the other by Jieun Beth Kim, Christina Coleman, and Sara Madandar!

• Produced with help from KUTX 98.9, Texas Folklife, Texas Commission on the Arts, the Austin Parks Foundation, and Big Medium. We’re also a featured site for the West Austin Studio Tour!

• Please plan to use alternative transportation options!

MORE INFORMATION TO COME SOON!