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Festivals and programs provide a great opportunity to meet artists and learn about their artistic inspirations. From small group lectures and intimate marketplaces to the acclaimed Guild Indian Fair & Market, which draws more than 640 artists and nearly 10,000 visitors, there’s something for everyone!

December 2019

Dec 14

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Second Saturday at the Heard
Basketry

Join us for the Second Saturday of the month in November, December, and January for live music and artist demonstrations in the Central Courtyard. Museum attendees and members have the opportunity to meet indigenous artists in an intimate setting, learning about each artists own technique and approach to their ... Details →

January 2020

Jan 11

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Second Saturday at the Heard
Celebration of Indigenous Art

Join us for another wonderful Second Saturday at the Heard for live music and artist demonstrations in the Central Courtyard. Museum attendees and members have the opportunity to meet local indigenous artists in an intimate setting, learning about each artists own technique and approach to their art. Best of ... Details →

March 2020

Mar 7–8

62nd Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market

More than 600 Native artists chosen through a juried selection process will converge on the historic Heard museum campus to show and sell their stunning artwork. The artists, both emerging and critically acclaimed, represent over 100 American Indian and Alaska Native Tribes and Canadian First Nations. Artwork includes baskets, ... Details →

April 2020

Apr 26

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Celebrate Día del Niño – ONLINE!

This year the Heard Museum celebrates Día del Niño – Children’s Day online- with a free virtual event for children and families of all ages! Schedule: 12 noon: Stories for Día del Niño: Family Love and Community Strength Enjoy five storytellers from the South Mountain Community College Storytelling Institute ... Details →

A colorful papel picado, or paper banner below the words Dia Del Nino April 26, 2020.

June 2020

Jun 28

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Summer Sundays – CANCELLED

Escape the heat of summer and bring the family for this annual series to enjoy FREE performances, activities, and admission to the museum every 4th Sunday of the month through August. Join us for this special day celebrating storytelling. Stop by and listen to storytelling , live music and ... Details →

Multcolor sun design on blue background next to words next to summer in yellow and Sundays at the Heard in white.

July 2020

Jul 26

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Summer Sundays – CANCELLED

Escape the heat of summer and bring the family for this annual series to enjoy FREE performances, activities, and admission to the museum every 4th Sunday of the month through August. Join us for this special day celebrating music. Stop by and listen to live music and so much ... Details →

Multcolor sun design on blue background next to words next to summer in yellow and Sundays at the Heard in white.

August 2020

Aug 23

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Summer Sundays – CANCELLED

Escape the heat of summer and bring the family for this annual series to enjoy FREE performances, activities, and admission to the museum every 4th Sunday of the month through August. Join us for this special day celebrating dance. Stop by and listen to live music and so much ... Details →

Multcolor sun design on blue background next to words next to summer in yellow and Sundays at the Heard in white.

April 2021

Apr 25

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Celebrate Día del Niño

Commemorate Día del Niño, at the Heard Museum with special outdoor performances with local artists, and free admission for children 12 and under with up to two accompanying adults. Scheduled to appear: Tony Duncan, a five-time World Champion Hoop Dancer, with family members performing music, dance and storytelling. Ron ... Details →

Native American hoop dancer Tony Duncan in traditional regalia and with his hoops striking a dramatic pose against the backdrop of the mountains of the desert southwest

October 2021

Oct 9

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Indigenous Peoples’ Celebration

Celebrate Indigenous art and culture at the Heard Museum. A visit to the museum is a perfect way to support American Indian artists, musicians, filmmakers, writers and chefs. Join us for this special day during which we honor the vitality, beauty and diversity of American Indian people. Schedule of ... Details →

Tlingit artist James Johnson, seen from above with his back to the camera as he works on a half sawn log decorated with Nortwest Coast fish designs in red and black

April 2022

Apr 2

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Katsina Doll Marketplace

The Nation’s largest gathering of Hopi katsina doll carvers will show and sell their unique creations at the Katsina Doll Marketplace: A Gathering of Carvers, in the Steele Auditorium. Enjoy musical performances, carving demonstrations and a drawing for the featured katsina doll. Hopi carvers will show and sell their ... Details →

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