Grab a spot and get spooky with Halloween Glow in the Dark Spider Slime! At Spooky Slime Time at Play Street Museum, kids will learn what makes slime glow, and mix up a batch of spooky glow-in-the-dark slime with some fun spider mix-ins. They'll also enjoy playtime in the museum and take home a treat bag.
Young visitors and their families are invited to the Energy Stage to enjoy interactive read-alouds of science-themed picture books. Story times are followed by a short demonstration or discussion connected to the book's main concepts.
Enjoy food from dozens of local restaurants and refreshments from local breweries and wineries. There will also be lots of vendor booths from farmers and artisans, and live music.
The annual Kirkwood Greentree Festival will be held September 17 - 19 in Kirkwood Park. This free, family festival features a parade that steps off on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. beginning at Kirkwood High School, a folk life festival featuring reenactments, entertainment and food from another era, vendor booths and kids activities.
Dog Day Out is going outside! You and your dog are invited to stretch your legs at Purina Farms' outdoor show fields for Dog Day Out. Enjoy a day with your pooch featuring more than 10 different activities designed to challenge your dog mentally and physically, tasty treats, AND a pop-up farmer's market for humans to enjoy.
The Butterfly House becomes The BOOterfly House in October to celebrate all things creepy and crawly. Kids can hang out with Professor Von Flytrap and his friends in the Creepy Crawly Cave and have lots of hair-raising fun.
Bring your little ones to Toddler Tinker Time at The Magic House for special experiences designed especially for preschoolers. Weekday mornings, Tuesday through Friday, families will enjoy hands-on activities in the Art Studio, plus private playtime featuring limited capacity in Wonder Works and Wonder Why.
Halloween is bigger and more boo-tiful than ever at The Magic House! Visit The Magic House for Halloween Magic, featuring outdoor experiences, decorating mini pumpkins, a spiderweb maze, Halloween-themed trike town and all of your favorite Magic House exhibits – with a Halloween twist!
When school is closed, Artscope's School's Out Camp is open! When school is out, enroll your child in Artscope's School's Out camps. These one-day camps offer creative and enriching fun for kids during school days off.