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Don't miss MetFest this Saturday!




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Illustration of a diverse group of people dancing, playing instruments, and doing other activities in front of The Met Fifth Avenue.



Saturday, October 21, 12–6 pm
The Met Fifth Avenue

Calling all boroughs: get ready to rock the block with the return of MetFest! Our people-powered block party is back with live music, energizing performances, and artist-led experiences for all ages. Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of cultural adventures—from Afrobeats and global street food to hands-on art activities—all celebrating the creative spirit of New York City. 

All outdoor events are free; indoor events are free with Museum admission.

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MetFest is made possible by The William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust, Bonnie J. Sacerdote, the Uris Brothers Foundation Endowment, and Council Member Keith Powers.

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Image: Illustration by Janice Chang