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Live music, artist talks, studio art workshops, and classes — there’s always something fun and new happening at the Appleton. Our programs and special events bring people and art together in fun and engaging ways.

Join us — there’s so much to do and see.

Appleton members are invited to attend VIP receptions, previews and artist talks.

Event Date

Event Type

Museum Closure 9/30

Special Events

Friday, September 30, 2022  |  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Appleton is closed today due to inclement weather.

Museum Closure 9/30
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Museum Closure 10/1

Special Events

Saturday, October 1, 2022  |  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Appleton is closed today due to inclement weather.

Museum Closure 10/1
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Alpine Express Concert

Music Special Events

Thursday, October 6, 2022  |  5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Alpine Express returns to the Appleton stage for an Oktoberfest performance.

Alpine Express Concert
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(New Date) Hispanic Heritage Festival

Special Events

Saturday, October 8, 2022  |  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Hispanic Heritage Festival, co-hosted by CF Student Affairs.

(New Date) Hispanic Heritage Festival
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Treasures from Aztlán: Hispanic Women’s Voices

Special Events

Saturday, October 8, 2022  |  11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

A presentation by Dr. Rebecca Dominguez-Karimi for a talk on how Hispanic women view issues of race and ethnicity in their lives.

Treasures from Aztlán: Hispanic Women’s Voices
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Film Screening: The Farewell

Film Special Events

Tuesday, October 11, 2022  |  2 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

The Ira Holmes International Film Series presents "The Farewell." (1hr 40m)

Film Screening: The Farewell
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Director’s Circle Reception for “BLOW UP II”

Special Events

Saturday, October 15, 2022  |  5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Appleton Director's Circle members are invited for a reception and artist meet-and-greet in celebration of "BLOW UP II."

Director’s Circle Reception for “BLOW UP II”
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Film Screening Double Feature: House of Dracula and Babette’s Feast

Film Special Events

Tuesday, October 25, 2022  |  12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

The Ira Holmes International Film Series presents a special double feature, "House of Dracula" (1h 7m) and "Babette's Feast" (1h 42m).

Film Screening Double Feature: House of Dracula and Babette’s Feast
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Free First Saturday

Special Events

Saturday, November 5, 2022  |  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Admission is free on the first Saturday of each month.

Free First Saturday
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Film Screening: Coco

Film Special Events

Saturday, November 5, 2022  |  11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

See a free screening of Disney's 2017 animated film "Coco."

Film Screening: Coco
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Film Screening: Coco

Film Special Events

Saturday, November 5, 2022  |  2 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

See a free screening of Disney's 2017 animated film "Coco."

Film Screening: Coco
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Film Screening: Breaking Bread

Film Special Events

Tuesday, November 8, 2022  |  2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

The Ira Holmes International Film Series presents "Breaking Bread" (1hr 26m).

Film Screening: Breaking Bread
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Appleton Book Club: The Lady in Gold

Special Events

Tuesday, November 8, 2022  |  7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

A meeting of the Appleton online book club to discuss “The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt's Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloc-Bauer."

Appleton Book Club: The Lady in Gold
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Southern Express Big Band Concert

Music Special Events

Thursday, November 17, 2022  |  5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Southern Express Big Band returns to the Appleton stage to perform a variety of musical selections.

Southern Express Big Band Concert
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