InÂ May,Â the theme is â€śRockabilly,â€ť with music performed by Pat Roberts and the Heymakers in an event thatâ€™s guaranteed to mean lots of dancing. The Blue Bird Pin-ups will be hosting a special pinup contest. AuthorÂ Jim WestÂ will sign his new book,Â The Phoenix Sound: A History of Twang & Rockabilly Music in Arizona ($21.99), and will give a special talk on the topic at 6:30 p.m.
See professional dancerÂ Isaiah MedersÂ at work and even take mini-swing lessons from him before the band plays and throughout the night. Hopi artist Kevin Sekakuku will also be demonstrating katsina carving from 6 to 8 p.m.
Donâ€™t forget to sit down to some chicken and waffles served by our nationally acclaimed Courtyard CafĂ©! Enjoy the Heardâ€™s several exhibit galleries, gourmet drinks at the Coffee Cantina, and see the best in Native art at the Heard Shops.
Admission to event and museum galleries free 6 to 10 p.m.
Friday, May 6
6:00 pm â€“ 10:00 pm
Heard Museum Campus