Everything You Need to Know About the 2019 Met Gala

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From the date to the theme and everything else in between, here’s all you need to know about Met Gala 2019.

What is the Met Gala?

The Costume Institute Gala at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is the biggest event on the fashion calendar. Founded by Eleanor Lambert, the benefit was first held in 1948 to encourage donations from New York’s high society. In this night, music and art come together and we see the most famous faces from the realms of fashion.

When is the Met Gala 2019?

The Met Gala will take place on the first Monday of May, which this year falls on May 6. Red carpet coverage normally begins at 7pm local time, when we will begin to report on all the outfit details.

Where will the Met Gala 2019 take place?

The Met Gala always takes place in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

What is the Met Gala 2019 theme? 

This is probably one of the most important questions about the Met Gala. However, expect to see a truly outrageous and over-the-top red carpet this year. The theme of the Met’s 2019 Costume Exhibition is “Camp: Notes on Fashion.” Not camps as in sleeping bags and tents. Camp as in exaggerated fashion. Campy fashion can be humorous, ironic, or simply extreme in its nature.

Who is going to host the Met Gala 2019?

The Met Gala 2019 will be co-hosted by two campy fashion aficionados: Lady Gaga & Harry Styles. Gucci’s Alessandro Michele along this Serena Williams will also be joining the two pop stars as co-chairs of the 2019 Gala.

Are you excited to see the outfits?