Special Events

Flying High
August 21, 2021

Join us for an unforgettable night of dinner, drinks, live music and dancing at Flying High, the Museum’s largest fundraising event. Bid on exquisite artwork, jewelry, gift baskets and experiences in the live and silent auction, while supporting the Customs House. Check back later for more information!

Champagne & Chocolate
Coming in 2022

Indulge at this evening soiree filled with luscious desserts, drinks, food and live music. Treat yourself to something special by bidding in the silent auction to support the operation of the Museum. Check back later for more information!

First Thursday Art Walk
First Thursdays, 5-8 PM

Be inspired by the works of local artists as the Museum participates in a community-wide, self-guided tour of artistic displays at a variety of downtown businesses. This event is produced by the Downtown Clarksville Association, and admission is free. The Museum is open with free admission each Art Walk from 5-8 p.m.

The Big Payback
May 5, 6 PM – May 6, 6 PM

The Big Payback is an exciting 24-hour window to donate to your favorite local non-profits. The clock begins ticking at 6 p.m. and runs to 6 p.m. the next day. The shared vision of The Big Payback is in the people of the greater Nashville area, who work tirelessly each year to promote their favorite causes and do good by their neighbors. Read more and donate here.

Fifth Saturday Donation Day
May 29, July 31 and October 30, 2021

Fifth Saturday is Donation Day! Any month with five Saturdays, on the fifth Saturday any monetary donation to the Museum is your admission. All donations directly support the Museum in creating educational programming for children and adults, preserving our historical collection and supporting our award-winning exhibitions.

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day
September 16, 2021

This is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. Check back later for more information!