Community Events

The Heckscher Museum of Art offers free events throughout the year for the Long Island community to enjoy. Two annual highlights include Draw Out! and Huntington Village Art Walks.

SEE CURRENT PROGRAM GUIDE fordetails on all upcoming programs.
Draw Out!

Sunday, September 23, 2018
12 noon - 4 pm

Come and celebrate creativity! There will be an array of art activities for all ages in the Museum and in Heckscher Park. Visit each of our partner's stations for fun and creative experiences. A variety of art materials will be on hand or bring your own to capture the excitement of the day!

Printable flyer

2018 Cultural Partners
Art League of Long Island Huntington Art Center Huntington Arts Council Huntington Center for the Performing Arts Huntington Fine Arts Huntington Public Library Northport Historical Society Vanderbilt Museum Walt Whitman Birthplace Association The Whaling Museum & Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor
  • Meet & watch demonstrations by Long Island Biennial exhibiting artists: Painting with Mario Bakalov and E. Craig Marcin & Mixed media with Inna Pashina
  • Live Music on the terrace by Dead Ahead
  • Paint by Heckscher Pond
  • Sketch from a Live Model with artist Christian White
  • Docent Tours throughout the Museum
  • Larger-than-life Chess with Your Move Chess and Games
  • Face painting & Huey bean bag toss
  • and so much more!

Huntington Village Art Walk

Sunday, October 21, 2018
Rain or Shine!
12 noon - 4 pm

Every Fall and Spring, the Museum is proud to participate in this collaboration with a number of local cultural arts institutions in the Village of Huntington. Enjoy free admission, hands-on activities for all ages, and refreshments. Explore the artwork on view and meet local artists in the galleries!

Art Walk Overview & Map
Printer-friendly flyer about Museum activities during Art Walk

Fall 2018 Art Walk Participants
fotofoto gallery 14 W. Carver Street
b.j. spoke gallery 299 Main Street
Chelsea Art Studio - 8 W Carver Street
Clay Vista at the Conklin Barn - 2 High Street
Huntington Art Center 11 Wall Street
Huntington Arts Council 213 Main Street
Huntington Historical Society - 209 Main Street
Huntington Public Library - 338 Main Street
Muse Market by Digho - 376 New York Avenue
The Heckscher Museum of Art 2 Prime Avenue


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