Dance. Music. Design.

Cocktails at Cooper Hewitt

Coming up! August 9, Juilliard School Presents ShoutHouse.

Enjoy an evening with the contemporary ensemble of musicians and dancers from hip-hop, classical, and jazz backgrounds..

Cocktails at Cooper Hewitt takes place Thursday evenings in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden through August 9, 6:00–9:00 p.m.

All ages welcome. Held rain or shine.

$13 per evening online/$15 at door. For children ages 5–17, $7 tickets may be purchased at the garden entrance or museum admissions desk. Children under five are free. No refunds.

Cocktails at Cooper Hewitt ticket holders may enter the museum starting at 5 p.m.

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2018 Performance schedule (subject to change)

Members enjoy free admission all summer long!

Members enjoy free admission to all performances, plus a 10 percent discount at SHOP Cooper Hewitt’s pop-up in the garden. No need to register. Just show your membership card at the door. Become a member today!

Corporate Members are granted free admission when the individual presents a Cooper Hewitt Executive Membership card. For further inquiries, please contact the Corporate Membership Department at 212.849.8481 or

Smithsonian and reciprocal memberships do not provide admission for this special event.

Cocktails and light fare

Enjoy specialty cocktails and light bites from Cooper Hewitt’s Tarallucci e Vino Cafe.
Valid I.D. required for cocktails.


Juilliard School performances are made possible by the generous support of Dinny and Lester Morse.

Video preview


Favorite moments of past performances

Extended museum hours

First- and second-floor exhibition galleries will be open from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. each Thursday.

Getting here

The Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden is an accessible space and the entrance is located on East 90th Street, between Madison & Fifth Avenues.

View directions to the garden entrance.

Learn more about accessibility at Cooper Hewitt.