February 14, 2014 · 7:00 PM
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Friday Nights @ OMCA: Valentine's Day
Friday, February 14, 2014, 5–9 pm
This Valentine’s Day, bring your sweetie, young ones, or group of singles to Friday Nights @ OMCA for a hot night of local music, food, art, and culture! Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak beer garden. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, hands-on activities for kids, and extended OMCA Store hours. Get a taste of the hottest in Bay Area curbside cuisine!
What to expect on February 14:
-Local beer and wine specials in the Blue Oak beer garden
-DJs & live bands playing all night
-Dance instruction, costume contests, comedy, and more
-Family-friendly drop-in art activity: make your own mini hero figure, inspired Black History Month and the exhibition The Smallest of Worlds, from 5 to 8 pm
-OMCA-in-the-Headlines, a special discussion series in Above and Below: Stories From Our Changing Bay, this week with Cris Benton, aerial photographer and doing a presentation on his book Saltscapes, from 7 to 8 pm
-A Snack Size Docent Tour, a fifteen-minute mini-tour led by a talented OMCA Docent to introduce you one of the Galleries—you won't know which until the tour begins!—meeting at the ticketing desk on Level 2 at 7:30 pm
-Extended hours in the galleries and special exhibitions
-Twelve gourmet food trucks from Off the Grid featuring the best in local cuisine
Cost: Half-price gallery admission for adults, ages 18 and under are free. Admission for Members is always free. Cash bar. Prices vary for Off the Grid food trucks.
Transportation: OMCA is located one block from the Lake Merritt BART Station. Event parking is available at the Museum for a $5 flat fee after 5 pm.
**Look for us at the "Smallest of Worlds" exhibit at 7pm**