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Friday Nights at OMCA Featuring Into the Brightness Dance Party

May 19 from 5:00 pm 9:00 pm


Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid | Into the Brightness Garden Dance Party, DJ Sake One, Photo booth, Karaoke

Celebrate the opening of Into the Brightness: Artists from Creativity Explored, Creative Growth & NIAD, which celebrates myriad works from contemporary artists with developmental disabilities. From painting to sculpture to multimedia, these world-renowned artists are producing work of incredible power, exuberance, humor, complexity, and joy.

Join the artists and studios in celebrating this original, collaborative exhibition, which is the largest museum exhibition in over a decade featuring artists from the three local organizations – Creativity Explored in San Francisco, Creative Growth in Oakland, and NIAD (Nurturing Independence Through Artistic Development) Art Center in Richmond. The opening dance party will feature DJs from local studios, a karaoke corner, and a photo booth – disco dress up is encouraged! 

About Friday Nights:

Reconnect with family, friends, and community at OMCA every Friday night. These free events provide a gathering place to come together each week, including live music, hands-on activities, and Off the Grid food trucks. Take advantage of late-night access to our galleries and special exhibitions with a Museum ticket.


The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) is committed to providing programs that are accessible, welcoming, and inclusive of our community. Assistive listening devices and wheelchairs are available for checkout on a first come, first served basis at the Ticketing Desk. To request other accommodations, like American Sign Language (ASL), Cantonese, Spanish or another language interpreter, please email [email protected] at least three weeks before the event.

Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid is proudly supported by Bank of America.