NBMAA First Friday of each month from 5:30-8 p.m.
$10 Members, $15 non-Members
$3 for beer and wine, soda is free
First Friday features live jazz music performed by local and nationally known musicians. Attendees have the opportunity to view the Museum’s premier permanent collection, which includes 300 years of American art. Experience art activities and have intriguing gallery talks while you mix and mingle with other art and jazz lovers. Hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer, and soda will also be served during the event.
Teresa Wright and the Distinguished Gentlemen
Enjoy the sounds of local favorite Teresa Wright as she shares her talented vocals with our First Friday crowd. While influenced by pop and R&B, Wright now performs strictly jazz and has recently recorded an album. Joining Teresa is the Distinguished Gentlemen comprised of Steve Clarke on bass, Dexter Pettaway on drums, and Brad Rickert on keyboard.
Celebrate Tres de Mayo with Puerto Vallarta’s flavorful enchiladas stuffed with chicken or try their bursting beef burrito along with a sampling of their fresh rice and beans. Wash it down with a Bloody Bold Margarita Mix tasting and if you’re in love try it as our signature drink. Also being tasted is Severance Foods’ specialty stone-ground tortilla chips; certified organic and kosher.
May’s Trunk Show Artist is lifelong conservationist Linda Popper who creates wearable art using environmentally responsible materials. Farm raised pearls, coral, and abalone coupled with semi-precious gemstones are coupled with Linda’s gold and silversmithing to make her beautiful natural creations. Check out her work here.