Little Pumpkin Paint-Off

Little Pumpkin Paint-Off Friday, October 1, 2021, 6PM - 8PM  FREE Appropriate for all ages Supplies and locally-grown pumpkins provided  Try to win a fun title, including “Most Creative Pumpkin” and “Scariest Pumpkin”  Outdoors next to the Art Lab at William King Museum of Art Tired of scraping out gourd guts every fall? Create a […]

WKMA’s Free Outdoor Halloween Movie Night!

IN CASE OF RAIN Check our Facebook, Instagram, and This Page for updates on WKMA Movie Night.      Outdoor Halloween Movie Night: The Haunted Mansion with Eddie Murphy Cost: Free When: Saturday, 10/16 starting at 8:00PM Where: Latture Field, Abingdon, VA CLICK HERE to view the trailer.    Bring your blankets, chairs, and snacks […]

Family Night: Halloween Takeover

Family Night: Halloween Takeover Thursday, October 21st 2021, 5 to 8 PM FREE! Appropriate for all ages  Enjoy free fun for all ages during WKMA Family Night! Halloween has taken over the art museum! Decorate trick or treating bags on Level One, take a spooky ghost tour through the museum, and bring back your trick […]

Haunted Hill – Drive Thru Trick or Treat

Haunted Hill - Drive Thru Trick or Treat Saturday, October 23, 2021 FREE! 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Bring Your Family to William King Museum of Art and Drive the Loop for Socially Distant Trick or Treating! Candy Stations will be set up around Academy Drive. Are you a business or organization interested in setting up a Candy […]

DRAWING EXTENDED – WKMA Designer Purse Raffle

WKMA Designer Purse & More Raffle *RAFFLE DRAWING HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO: December 29, 2021*  Drawing will occur VIA William King Musuem of Art Facebook Live @ 1PM TICKET SALES CLOSED at 12/29 10AM   • 25 Prizes, 25 Winners •  Designer Purses  • Jewelry  • Gift Cards  • & More!   Each person will be […]

2021 Mistletoe Market

2021 Mistletoe Market November 4-7 Location:  Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center**, in Abingdon, VA, just off Interstate 81 at Exit 14.   **ONLINE TICKET SALES END NOV. 2 AT MIDNIGHT. DAILY TICKETS CAN STILL BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR** Mistletoe Market  is the region’s largest holiday shopping event and the biggest annual fundraiser for the […]

November 2021 Family Day: Bernini and Family Coats of Arms

November 2021 Family Day: Bernini and Family Coats of Arms Saturday, November 13th, 1-4 PM  FREE Located at William King Museum of Art on First Floor, Youth Education    Create your own family coat of arms and participate in an activity-based gallery tour of Bernini and the Roman Baroque   Family day is a monthly event […]

GRAND OPENING! Learning Families Imagination Studio: Inside the Circle

Learning Families Imagination Studio: Inside the Circle  Grand Opening Postponed: The studio will open after Thanksgiving, 2021  Open during normal museum hours (Mon - Wed, Fri & Sat 10am - 5pm, Thurs 10am - 8pm, Sun 1pm - 5pm) Always FREE! The Learning Families Imagination Studio is a new space opening in the WKMA dedicated […]

Toy Drive

Toy Drive When: Now - December 12 Where: William King Museum of Art, Abingdon VA, Lobby   Our special WKMA Toy Train is ready to be loaded up with toys for delivery! William King Museum of Art is partnering with Benhams Head Start in Bristol, VA to bring toys to children this holiday season! Bring […]

Deck the Halls!

Deck the Halls  Thursday December 2nd 2021 5-7 PM  FREE  Located first floor Youth Education at WKMA Craft simplified recreations of traditional Southern Appalachian Christmas decor to get your home ready for the winter holiday season. Learn about local cultural history through artistic crafting that connects us to our past.  Open to children, adults, and […]