Christmas in July

Saturday, July 22, 2017

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ho, ho, ho! Embrace the holiday spirit 5 months early at EdVenture! Meet with Santa and his elves, decorate graham cracker gingerbread houses and enjoy holiday-themed art and science projects as a family. While decking the halls and beating the heat!

Activities include:

  • Santa will visit with the children (9:30 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-5 p.m.) 
  • Science on the Fly - Museum floor (pop-up)
    • Making Insta-Snow
    • Blubber Gloves
    • Peppermint “Fireworks”
  • Making Gingerbread Graham Cracker Houses* - Cooking Lab (10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.) 
  • Reading of Twas the Night before Christmas - EdVenture's Library (11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:45 p.m.)
  • Making Christmas Tree Slime* - Bio Lab (10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.)
  • Crafting a Popsicle Stick ornament or snowflakes - Aha! Factory (All Day)
  • Elf Toy Making Challenge - Tinker Tech (10:15 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.) - For family teams of 2-4 

*Sign-up at the front desk.

Summertime Saturday Series 

Big fun on select Saturdays this summer! 
Free with membership or regular admission.  

Everyday At EdVenture

Aha Factory: A Maker Works™ Studio

Your child will explore his creative side in the Aha Factory, a fun, safe environment in Maker Works where everyday objects are transformed into works of art!

Home Safe Home

Check out our one of a kind multimedia experience! Step into "Home Safe Home" and learn how to prevent the five most common mistakes that lead to house fires in South Carolina. Free with admission.

Maker Works™

Calling all makers, tinkerers and inventors! It’s time to tap your ingenuity and imagination in EdVenture’s newest workshop for creative thinkers and doers.

Hours Monday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Members Free
Children and Adults $11.95
Seniors (age 62+) $10.95
Military (with ID) $10.95
Educator (with ID) $10.95
Groups (15+ w/RSVP) $8.50
Children under two Free