Arte & Antojos


Get ready for your best pandemic Valentine's Day! Join us Thursday, February 4th and learn how to mix delicious cocktails, prepare a well-balanced charcuterie board, create a handmade card, and share a virtual tour of Pilsen murals. Whether you spend Valentine’s Day with your love, or your socially distanced bestie, we’ll help you prepare for a special day with this fun virtual tutorial.

Presented by NMMA's Auxiliary Board, proceeds will be used to cover handling costs for the "WE THE PEOPLE" painting, recently donated to the Museum by the artist Chaz Bojorquez. 

Event Line up for Thursday, February 4, 7:00 - 8:30 pm: 

  • Pilsen virtual mural tour led by Mario Hernandez, NMMA Gallery Educator 
  • Cocktail tutorials led by Argelia Martinez of Vida Mia Cocktails
  • Charcuterie board tutorial led by Jessica Pástor-Brizuela of Charboujeeboard
  • Card making lesson led by Mayra Cecilia Palafox

Kick it up a Notch & Take Your Honey on a Trip!

Are you itching to get traveling again? If so, we have the deal for you! We will raffle off 6 pairs of Southwest round trip tickets to anywhere in the domestic U.S. that Southwest flies. Flights must be completed (both directions) by June 30, 2021, and the date cannot be extended.  Raffle tickets can be purchased below, and you do not need to be present at the event to win. With six chances to win, the odds are in your favor! Please visit Southwest’s website for information on their safety protocols.

Venus $50 ticket includes a Link to Zoom event for one device and Valentine’s Day kit with the following items:

  • 4oz bottle of Vida Mia cocktail elixir and garnishes for two elegant cocktails
  • NMMA branded bamboo cutting board (9" x 12"), perfect for charcuterie for two
  • 1oz jar of Dalmatia Fig Spread to get your charcuterie board started right
  • Card making supplies donated by Blick Art Materials
  • A digital mural guide, which will be emailed to you for your DIY tour

Kits will be available for pick up at the Museum on Saturday, January 30 from 10am – 1pm.

Cupid $15 ticket includes:

  • Link to Zoom event for one device

Raffle tickets

  • $25 for 1 ticket
  • $100 for 5 tickets

Questions? Email Thelma Uranga:

Event Partner

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 7:00pm