Alliance Opening Party
  
Sunday, May 18  8:30-10:30 p.m.   $35.00  EMP Museum 
  
Kick off the AAM Annual Meeting at the spectacular EMP Museum. In a unique and vibrant building designed by renowned architect Frank O. Gehry, EMP offers an immersive experience that shines a spotlight on contemporary popular culture.

Celebrate with music and dancing in the museum’s soaring Sky Church; form your own band and perform before a virtual audience of screaming fans; get a photo of yourself atop the Iron Throne from HBO’s Game of Thrones; play retro video games on a big screen; and enjoy sweet and salty culinary treats and specialty cocktails prepared by Wolfgang Puck Catering.

Featured Exhibitions:
Spectacle: The Music Video | Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses | Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic | Can’t look Away: The Lure of Horror Film | Icons of Science Fiction | Hear My Train A Comin’: Hendrix Hits London

Generously sponsored by EMP Museum

Opening Night Party guests will take the Monorail to EMP. Complimentary round-trip Monorail access will be granted to guests with the Alliance conference name badge on Sunday, May 18 between 8pm – 11 pm. Alliance Staff and Volunteers will be located along the route between conference hotels and the Monorail to assist with directions.