Metal Museum's Repair Days 2013
Repair Days 2013
Thursday, October 3 - Sunday, October 6
374 Metal Museum Drive
Schedule of Events
Thursday and Friday, October 3 and 4, 10am-5pm
Metalsmiths on hand to give estimates and do repairs (museum open)
Saturday, October 5
10am-5pm: Metalsmiths on hand to give estimates and do repairs (museum open)
10am-5pm: Family Fun Day - Hands-on activities under the tent,
including casting, jewelry making and blacksmithing demos
2pm: Silent auction opens
5pm: Gallery talk for Master Metalsmith 2012: Thomas Latane
7:30pm: Dinner and Repair Days Live Auction begin
Sunday, October 6, 10am-5pm
Pick-up day for repairs (museum open)
Don't worry about a ding...because metalsmiths from across the country will be here to solder, sharpen, remove dents, re-tin copper cookware and repair garden furniture and statuary. All proceeds benefit the Metal Museum. Estimates are free and visitors with repair receipts receive free admission to the Museum during the event. Click here to become a Friend of Repair Days.
Saturday is Family Fun Day with activities for everyone! And you'll want to stick around for a full evening of events, including the opening reception and gallery talk for our Master Metalsmith exhibition, world famous stew and our annual art auction.
This year the Metal Museum has partnered with the Holiday Inn Downtown Memphis to offer discounts for our Repair Days guests. Call into the sales office today to make your reservation. Please contact Lavinia Porter at 901.526.2001 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday is pick-up day - no new repairs will be completed.