Spooky Science Night at the Cradle of Aviation

Fri Oct 28, 2022
6:00pm to 8:00pm ET
5-12
$15/person. Children under age 2 are free.

Spooky Science Night returns to The Cradle of Aviation Museum with stimulating STEM activities and enough Halloween fun to entertain the entire family.

Activities include: 

  • Trick or Treat Planetarium: The planetarium sky is full of stuff just waiting to be discovered. Will you find astronomy treats like the Witch Nebula or be tricked by a regular witch?!
  • Black Light Gremlin Hunt: Museum staff need your help! Gremlins had invaded our planes and we need you to find them using a special light. Can you find all 8?
  • Ghost Rockets: Send these spooky ghosts flying through the night sky.
  • Dancing Ghosts: What song makes a ghost boo-Come find out at Spooky Science Night! • Slime: No Halloween would be complete without slime!
  • Angry Gourds: The pumpkin patch has been taken over by mummies! Can these gourds knock them out and save the pumpkin patch? If you can throw them at the right angle and the right speed, you may be able to engineer a solution!
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