The 2024 Met Gala Theme, Explained

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It’s the date every fashion person has circled in thick red pen: the first Monday in May. The 2024 Met Gala is almost here, and we know you have some burning questions regarding fashion’s Super Bowl. Read on for everything you need to know. Be sure to check back on and our Instagram and TikTok accounts for our comprehensive fashion-and-beauty coverage. We have special plans that we can’t wait to share with our readers.

When is the 2024 Met Gala?