Join us to take a unique and unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist. Deck yourself out in rhinestones and celebrate the iconic singer-songwriter Dolly Parton with tours of strong-willed women in the collection, bedazzling activities, and more.
THE BARGAIN STORE
All night, Art Studio, Center for Creative Connections (C3) Get into the Dolly spirit by bedazzling your own cowboy hat before striking a pose in our photo booth. Art-making supplies are limited to the first 250 people; pick up free tickets beginning at 5:00 p.m. at the table in front of C3.
COAT OF MANY COLORS
All night, Atrium and Level 4 Landing Choose your favorite artist out of our female artist trading cards and make a tiny masterpiece.
WHY'D YOU COME IN HERE LOOKIN' LIKE THAT
All night, AtriumStop by our photo booth to get the perfect snapshot for your next country album cover.
All night, Level 4, 18th-Century America Galleries Pair a well-known Dolly lyric to one of our artworks in the American collection in this interactive gallery game. The first 145 people who play the game will receive a free glittery compact mirror.
9 TO 5
6:30 p.m. & 8 p.m., Meet at the main Visitor Services Desk Tour the galleries to learn about the strong-willed women of the collection who paved their own way in history.
I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU
7–8 p.m., Atrium Enjoy a musical tribute to Dolly Parton from local singer-songwriter Harper Grace. With powerhouse vocals that reflect her fearless personality, Grace, a recent American Idol contestant, will also perform some of her original songs, including her first single, "Yard Sale."