Special Events

  • California Yarnscape Workshop: Coyote Mint

    Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

    Through these monthly drop-in workshops, learn 3-D fiber art techniques to help produce a beautiful “garden” full of California poppies, coyote mint, and other native wildflowers.

  • Bank of America Cardholder Free Weekend

    First full weekend of each month,
    10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

    Show your Bank of America card for free museum admission during the first full weekend of each month.

  • Free Tuesday!

    Free Tuesday!

    Every second Tuesday of the month

    Enjoy free admission to the Autry the second Tuesday of each month.

  • Odd Nights at the Autry

    Odd Nights at the Autry

    Third Fridays from April–October, 2017, 6:00–11:00 p.m.

    The Autry will again be hosting the Odd Market, opening its doors to shopping, live music, food, and crafts at more than 100 vendor booths.

  • Artwork by Michael Egede-Nissen

    Museums of the Arroyo (MOTA) Day

    Sunday, May 21, Noon–5:00 p.m.

    Celebrate the art, architecture, and history of the Arroyo Seco area!

  • Taste of California Wines

    Thursday, May 25, 2017, 6:00–9:00 p.m.

    Restaurateur and wine expert Brad Owen offers an in-depth discussion and tasting of California wines during this special evening in the Autry Garden. 

  • Making Space for Urban Nature

    Saturday, June 3, 2017, 10:00 a.m.

    See how nature is returning to the river, take part in water-quality testing, and discover the history of Los Angeles through the history of a single park, as you tour spaces that have been changed from natural to industrial to a composite urban nature. 

  • Lummis Day

    Lummis Days

    Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

    Discover the creativity of Northeast Los Angeles through this weekend of art, music, and poetry.

  • California Indian Basketweavers Gathering

    Friday–Sunday, June 23–25, 2017, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

    Experience the largest convening of traditional California Indian basketweavers in the state!

  • Members' Summer Picnic

    Saturday, July 22, 2017, 5:00–8:30 p.m.

    Celebrate the summer at the Autry with friends, music, and picnicking.