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Thursday, November 29, 2012

The Last Days of Pompeii Family Festival Dec 2

The daylong festival will explore the role of Pompeii in the popular cultural imagination through crafting, performances, and other family-friendly adventures.  Activities include posing for a family portrait in front of Mount Vesuvius, designing set pieces and props, performing in an art-inspired theatrical spectacle, and creating a volcanic cone of flowing lava to wear as a hat.
The family festival will take place at the Getty Villa in Malibu on Sunday, December 2, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Admission is free, but a ticket is required.  Parking is $15 a car. To make a reservation please call (310) 440-7300 or visit
For additional information and a schedule of family festival activities visit: