MIAMI – October 17, 2016 – In anticipation of Halloween, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) will offer visitors a variety of tricks and treats. Kicking off the weekend, on October 27 from 6:30-9:30pm, PAMM and Secret Celluloid Society will present a creature double feature of Frankenstein (1973) and Blood for Dracula (1974), cult classics written and directed by Paul Morrissey. Visitors will enjoy seasonally-inspired happy hour specials and movie concessions, and receive free admission if they arrive in costume. Due to movie content, this event is for adult visitors.
On October 29, 12-4pm, bring the whole family to our PAMMoween Celebration for an afternoon of not-so-spooky fun. Participate in Halloween-themed activities in the galleries and on the terrace. Enjoy lunch at Verde complete with a seasonal Honeycrisp apple sangria or a non-alcoholic apple cider. Come in costume for trick-or-treating and free museum admission.
Calendar of Events
PAMM and Secret Celluloid Society present Creature Double Feature: Frankenstein and Blood for Dracula
Thursday, October 27, 6:30-9:30pm
Join us for a bone-chilling evening with a creature double feature of Paul Morrissey’s cult classics Frankenstein (1973) and Blood for Dracula (1974). At 6:30pm inside the auditorium, screen the tale of crazy scientist Frankenstein who builds male and female monsters to restore the Serbian race. At 8pm outside overlooking the bay, watch the horrific tale of deathly ill Count Dracula and his slimy underling, who travel to Roman Catholic Italy in search of a virgin's blood. Both films are rated R for horror violence and sensuality.
While outside, enjoy seasonally-inspired happy hour specials and movie concessions available for purchase. Come in costume and receive free museum admission.
General museum admission ($16 adults, members free). Bring membership card for quick entry. Visitors in costume will receive complimentary museum admission (no masks). Space is limited – pre-purchase highly recommended. Buy tickets: pamm.org/creaturefeature.
Saturday, October 29, 12-4pm
Join us for a not-so-spooky afternoon of family activities. Inside the museum, participate in an eerie gallery scavenger hunt to win a prize. Outside on the terrace, little ghouls and girls can decorate their own Halloween-themed sweet cookie treats. Stop by Verde restaurant for lunch and a seasonal Honeycrisp apple sangria or a non-alcoholic apple cider. Come in costume for trick-or-treating and free museum admission (no masks).
General museum admission ($16 adults, members free). Visitors in costume will receive complimentary museum admission (no masks). Reservations at Verde can be made at pamm.org/dining.
About Pérez Art Museum Miami
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) promotes artistic expression and the exchange of ideas, advancing public knowledge and appreciation of art, architecture and design, and reflecting the diverse community of its pivotal geographic location at the crossroads of the Americas. A 32-year-old South Florida institution formerly known as Miami Art Museum (MAM), Pérez Art Museum Miami opened a new building, designed by world-renowned architects Herzog & de Meuron, in Downtown Miami’s Museum Park on December 4, 2013. The facility and is a state-of-the-art model for sustainable museum design and progressive programming and features 200,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor program space with flexible galleries; shaded outdoor verandas; a waterfront restaurant and bar; a museum shop; and an education center with a library, media lab and classroom spaces. For more information, please visit www.pamm.org, find us on Facebook (facebook.com/perezartmuseummiami), or follow us on Twitter (@pamm).
Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) is sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture. Support is provided by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners. Additional support is provided by the City of Miami and the Miami OMNI Community Redevelopment Agency (OMNI CRA). Pérez Art Museum Miami is an accessible facility. All contents ©Pérez Art Museum Miami. All rights reserved.