On the Plaza

Come together with performances, art-making activities, carnival stilt walkers, a Double Dutch showcase, and more on the David H. Koch Plaza.

Experience projects and performances by Civic Practice Partnership Artists in Residence Jon Gray, Miguel Luciano, Mei Lum, and Toshi Reagon.

In the Museum

Join us inside for gallery chats, art making, and unique tours!


Can’t join us in person? Check out activities you can do at home, and on October 2, watch the livestream.

MetFest Partners

Batalá New York / Drag Queen Story Hour / Dutch Squad NYC / ETHEL and Friends / Extra Syrup Horns / Fabiola Méndez / Greg Zelek / Groundswell / Harvestworks / Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro / Jouvay Fest NYC / Loisaida Center / Los Pleneros de la 21 / Mei Lum and the W.O.W. Project / Miguel Luciano / NYC All Stars / NYC Department of Education / Resistance Revival Chorus / Studio in a School / Teatro SEA / The Dutchess of Ropes / ThoughtMatter / Toshi Reagon / Word Up Community Bookshop/Librería Comunitaria