The Best Parties for Children of All Ages

From spectacular annual parties to impromptu celebrations, the Museum hosts events year round.

Bumblebee BashBumble Bee Bash Children's Festival
June 21, 2014 | 11 am - 7 pm 

$5 Members | $10 Non-Members

The Bumble Bee Bash Children's Festival celebrates the arrival of summer with activities for kids of all ages, including face painting, balloon art, entertainment featuring local cultural and youth performance groups, prize giveaways and much more!

Proceeds benefit Discovery Gateway's educational programs and exhibits. 
SUPER FUN Halloween Spooktacular
A Special Fundraising Event
Friday, October 31, 2014
11 am -7 pm
$5 Members | $10 Non-Members

This year's festivities will feature more scare-free fun than ever before including Trick or Treat in our Front Door Maze, Kipper Brothers puppet shows, a Mike Hamilton magic show, STEM programming, art experiences, and special activities for preschoolers!

Proceeds benefit Discovery Gateway's educational programs and exhibits. 
Breakfast & Brunch with Santa
2014 Dates to be announced.

$22/child;$27/adult Members
$27/child; $32/adult Non-Members

Come enjoy a tasty warm breakfast or brunch, holiday crafts, and play time in the Museum with Jolly Old Saint Nick!
April 6-12, 2014 | Free with Museum Admission   

For the past five years Discovery Gateway has celebrated the national event, Week of the Young Child. In partnership with the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), this event recognizes and celebrates the importance of early childhood education. The Museum features a week of special programming and events for parents, children, and community leaders.

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