Special Events

Spirit 2018

Spirit 2018: A Celebration of Art in the Heartland –
A Benefit for the Museum of Nebraska Art | April 6, 7, 8, 2018

View the Official Spirit 2018 page

A weekend of Spirited events featuring the work of Nebraska’s finest artists. The celebration offers Patron Package festivities, Gala Dinner and Art Auction, and closes with Good Morning MONA, truly unique opportunities to come together to celebrate the art of Nebraska in a very special way.


Family Arts Festival – Spring Arts Fling

Celebrate the arrival of spring with an arts fling at MONA! Kearney Cultural Partners (KCP) invites you to attend the annual Family Arts Festival and experience music, theater, art, and dance. At MONA participate in interactive educational art activities inspired by pastoral artworks. Dance away to music and songs provided by the friendliest family band in Nebraska, “The String Beans,” with two 30-minute performances at 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. At The World Theatre, take center stage. And at Yanda’s Music and Pro Audio Store make lively music with a wide array of instruments.

Saturday, March 10: 1:00-4:00 p.m.
FREE and open to the public