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 for details on all upcoming programs.
Draw Out!

Sunday, September 24, 2017
Rain Date: October 1
12 noon - 4 pm
Printable flyer

2017 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 · Spirit of Huntington Art Center · Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site · The Whaling Museum & Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor
  • Sketch from a Live Model with artist Christian White
  • Meet & create with author & illustrator Paul Rodriguez
  • Paint by Heckscher Pond with artist Doug Reina
  • Meet & chat with exhibiting artist Lisa Breslow
  • Make a “Moving to the Rhythm” 3-D Drawing
  • Create “Letter Art” inspired by The Art of the Narrative
  • Play Larger-than-life Chess & Checkers with Your Move Chess & Games
  • Live Music on the terrace by Kirsten Maxwell
  • Face painting & Huey bean bag toss
  • Child ID Program with New York Life
  • ... and so much more!

Huntington Village Art Walk

Sunday, October 22, 2017
Rain or Shine
12 noon - 4 pm
Printable flyer
Further details and map

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 Map Participants, October 22, 2017

1. Clayvista @ Conklin Barn - 2 High Street
2. fotofoto gallery & the Moon Rose – 14 W. Carver Street
3. b.j. spoke gallery – 299 Main Street
4. Huntington Art Center – 11 Wall Street
5. Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building - 228 Main Street
6. Huntington Arts Council – 213 Main Street
7. The Heckscher Museum of Art – 2 Prime Avenue


2 Prime AvenueHuntington, NY 11743-7702T: 631.351.3250F: