Every month, the MFA offers special lectures, gallery talks, music concerts, cinema screenings, and so much more.  The Margaret Acheson Stuart Society is known for festive fundraisers such as Wine Weekend, Art in Bloom, and SMartLY Dressed. Check the MFA’s events calendar online for program details.

$10 After 5:00 pm on Thursdays

Every Thursday, the MFA’s galleries are open to guests until 8:00 pm, and admission is only $10 after 5:00 pm


SIT, STAY, HEAL

Enjoy a visit with our volunteer therapy dogs while exploring the museum’s galleries and gardens. Open to frontline workers, members, and museum guests. Frontline workers receive complimentary admission with proof of employment. Made possible by AARP Florida.


virtual Cocktails & collections

Join us for a virtual event featuring art from our special exhibitions, and newly renovated MFA Collection galleries. Make an art-inspired signature cocktail ahead of time (we’ll provide the recipe), and enjoy a specially curated art tour from home! Selected pieces from our expansive art collection and special exhibitions will be highlighted each month. Made Possible by AARP Florida.


COFFEE TALKS

The MFA’s performing artist-in-residence, Nan Colton, continues her wonderful presentations in an in-person format every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 10 am in the MFA Marly Room. Join us to watch the popular actress and director performance inspired by our special exhibitions, the MFA Collection and themes, and people related to both. Made possible by Westminster St. Petersburg


CINEMA @ THE MFA

Periodic film series that connects with the Museum’s collection or special exhibition.  These films are often avant-garde and always entertaining. Made possible by St. Pete Clearwater Film Commission.


BOOK CLUB @ THE MFA

In partnership with Tombolo Books, books will be selected centered on topical issues and themes universal to all — empowerment, artistic and creative excellence, and the push for equality for all — and experienced by women authors, artists, and activists.


MFA adult programs are made possible in part by Art Bridges, Smith & Associates Real Estate Foundation and Community Foundation Tampa Bay, Focardi-Great Bay Foundation, Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners, J. Crayton Pruitt Foundation, The Margaret Acheson Stuart Society, and support through MFA memberships and donations to the MFA Fund.