Annual Events

You don’t want to miss these free annual events held only at EdVenture.

Week of the Young Child

April 24-28, 2017

Come celebrate children and those who make a difference in their lives during national Week of the Young Child. Enjoy storytelling, music, arts and crafts, games, free science fun, cooking demonstrations and more.

Countdown to Kindergarten

August 4, 2017 — 5–8 p.m.

Rising kindergarteners and their families are special guests at the 13th annual Countdown to Kindergarten Celebration! The celebration gives rising kindergarteners a chance to practice school skills before the bell rings including:

• getting on and off a school bus
• holding lunch trays
• tasting nutritious snacks
• visiting a mock classroom
• enjoying hands-on learning activities at the museum.

Families can connect with representatives from school districts, state agencies, and community groups to learn about educational, health and community resources.

Exhibitor space is still available. Contact Dakota Deluca,, for more information. 

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