Winter Wonderland Special Events

Celebrate the season with your family and kids at the Bay Area Discovery Museum. We hope you will join us for one or many of these festive events.

Gingerbread Architecture Extravaganza

Saturday, November 29 & Sunday, November 30

Kick off your holiday season with Gingerbread Architecture. Our kits provide you and your family with everything you need to construct a creative holiday home, including gingerbread house pieces, icing and festive holiday candies. Online registration will open November 1. Cost per kit is $20.

Donor and Grandparent Circle Complimentary Gingerbread Extravaganza

Sunday, December 7, 9 or 10 a.m.

Candy canes and sugar plums will be dancing in your little one’s head after this special seasonal event! We’ll provide a gingerbread house, candy and icing (and clean up the mess). Children will let their imaginations run wild as they create a whimsical gingerbread masterpiece that you can take home and enjoy.

Space is limited. Please RSVP to Lea Wood at lwood(at) or (415) 339-3952. Interested in learning more about fun, free family events for Donor and Grandparent Circle supporters? Contact Lea Wood at lwood(at) or (415) 339-3952.

Snow Days Family Fundraiser

Friday, December 12 – Sunday, December 14
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
8 a.m. access available with Sponsor Breakfast attendance
Members $10; General $15

Bundle up the whole family and join us at our newest Family Fundraiser, Snow Days. Come explore the Museum transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with REAL SNOW. Young Museum visitors will enjoy playing in the snow, learning the science of snow and participating in special winter-themed activities and programs. It’s sure to be a fantastically frozen good time. Learn more.

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