Easy Rider on the Lawn!

  • Friday June 30, 2017 8:45 PM


Bring a blanket, relax by the Modern’s reflecting pond, and let’s celebrate the exhibition Doug Aitken: Electric Earth with an outdoor screening of the classic American road film Easy Rider.

Easy Rider (1969) directed by Dennis Hopper
Two counterculture bikers travel from Los Angeles to New Orleans in search of America. Rated R; 95 minutes

6 pm
- Doors open to the Café Modern Terrace and Lawn. There will be a DJ, as well as concessions for purchase (beer, wine, soft drinks, Modern Grill).

8:45 pm - Screening of Easy Rider outside by the Modern's reflecting pond.

Arrive early and visit the galleries and the special exhibition Doug Aitken: Electric Earth. Easy Rider tickets include gallery admission. Galleries are open until 8 pm.
Tickets are available online or at the Modern's admission desk during museum hours.

Advance purchase, by June 29*:
$10/$8 for Modern members/$7 for Reel People members/$5 for children under 12
Day of event purchase:
$15/$12 for Modern members/$10 for Reel People members/$5 for children under 12

Please no personal coolers, drinks, food, lawn chairs, or pets.

*In case of inclement weather, the outdoor film will be cancelled. The DJ and festivities will be moved to the Grand Lobby. Pre-purchased tickets will be honored as free museum admission. Reserved picnic baskets will be available for pick up at Café Modern to be enjoyed indoors at the museum or taken home. No refunds.