deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum's Signature Event

Saturday, May 13 at 6:30 pm

Party for the Park is sold out! Please contact Lizbie Harbison at [email protected] or 781.259.3631 to be put on the waitlist.

The Party

Join deCordova friends and supporters for deCordova's signature event celebrating Arlette and Gus Kayafas and Abelardo Morell. Guests will enjoy a cocktail hour, seated dinner catered by MAX Ultimate Food, and dancing! Proceeds from Party for the Park provide vital support to deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum. 

This year Party for the Park will honor three significant Boston area art world figures: gallerist Arlette Kayafas, photographic printing specialist Gus Kayafas, and noted photographer Abelardo Morell. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to honor Arlette, Gus, and Abe for their outstanding contributions to contemporary art.

Purchase Tables

Purchase Tickets

Photo Gallery

Relive the fun from Party for the Park | 2016 by viewing the event photos here! To receive a digital copy of your photo, please email Lizbie Harbison at [email protected].

Raise the Paddle 2017

This year's Raise the Paddle will provide vital funds to support the Sculpture Park, deCordova's unique asset and the inspiration for our curatorial program and learning and engagement initiatives.


For general information, please contact:
Lizbie Harbison, Engagement and Stewardship Officer, [email protected] | 781.259.3631

For information regarding Corporate Sponsorship, please contact:
Sharon Glennon, Director of Corporate Relations and Art Loan Program, [email protected] | 781.259.3625


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