May 2: Fiesta!
DMA Taco Stand Play Space
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Take a turn in the play kitchen cooking up some pretend tacos, tie on an apron and take a friend's order at the DMA Taco Stand, or provide the dinner entertainment playing our collection of musical instruments in this kid-sized restaurant play room.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in and try your hand at a traditional Mexican folk art—making hojalata (tin) art using paper plates, markers, and aluminum foil.
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Arturo's Nest, C3
Say hello to Arturo, the Museum's family mascot. Don't forget to write him a letter!
World Travelers Sensory Play Stations
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Explore the traditions and beauty of Mexican culture through sensory play stations. Build a miniature Mayan temple out of moon sand, play a colorful bilingual matching game, enjoy sensory bins inspired by the colors of the Mexican flag, and more.
Pop-Up Art Spot
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Museum galleries
Visit our cart for creative games and activities in the galleries.
Bienvenidos a México! Family Tour
12:15–12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
Travel back in time to meet legendary heroes and see objects from ancient Mexico in this interactive tour led by education staff. Tours will be offered in English and Spanish.
Story Time with the Dallas Public Library
1:00–1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to enchanting stories told by our librarian friends.