Signature Events bring the museum’s galleries to life by celebrating the world’s diverse music and cultures, popular music genres, and iconic musicians with exciting programs year-round. These family-friendly weekend events offer a variety of engaging activities, such as live musical and dance performances, curator talks, film screenings, workshops, storytelling, and more!

Programming is subject to change.

Members enjoy free admission to all Signature Events!

More Upcoming Signature Events

Experience India
September 4 & 5

Experience Japan
October 9 & 10

Treasures: Legendary Musical Instruments Opening Weekend
November 12, 13 & 14

’Tis the Season: Holidays at MIM
December 18 & 19

Stay tuned for more details!

Experience Cultural Programs

Immerse yourself in diverse music and cultures from around the globe. Each event focuses on a different country or geographic region.

Musical Icon Programs

Commemorate influential and inspiring artists who are known as icons of the musical world and featured in MIM’s galleries.

Celebrate Programs

Discover something new about musical genres and experience how different traditions begin, become popular, and develop over time.