Join us at a very special Thinkery Family Night on Friday, October 27 for the annual Halloween Hootenanny! Dress in your favorite costume for this after-hours party from 6-9 p.m. where parents and kids can explore the Thinkery with lots of special hands-on stations full of holiday-themed activities.

Check out the spooktastic lineup of activities below. Complete all activity stations and receive a special prize!

  • Treat or Treat Cornucopia Popcorn brings you things that go POP in the night. (Popcorn, of course!)
  • Bones Tell a Tale – Discover all we can learn about an animal by looking at teeth, skulls and bones with Austin Nature & Science Center.
  • Toying Around – Check out Austin Toy Museum’s collection of spooky toys.
  • Step & Repeat (& SCREAM!)  Show off your fab costume (or create your own monster-piece!) with Supercuts’ Photo Booth.
  • Spider Climber – Learn about spiders as you scramble like everyone’s favorite eight-legged friends in our reimagined Climber exhibit.
  • Costume Parade – Stomp like a monster through Thinkery showing off your amazing costume in a silly and noisy group parade.
  • Trick or Eat?  Insects can be scary, but they can be tasty, too! Try edible insects with Little Herds.
  • IT’S ALIVE  Bring a LEGO® pumpkin or ghost to life with robotics from Play-Well TEKnologies.
  • Extreme Makeover: Haunted House Edition – Create a spooky addition to Play-Well TEKnologies’ LEGO® Haunted House!

Do512 Family is proud to sponsor this event, and will be there, too! Please stop and say “hi” to our team!

–> Tickets: Click here to purchase your tickets online.

  • $15 Non-Member Adult
  • $13 Member Adult/ Non-member child
  • $11 Member Child
  • Free: ages 0-23 months

–> Giveaway:  We have a family 4-pack of tickets to give to a Do512 Family reader! Enter below. Good luck! Entering the giveaway will add you to the Do512 Family email list, where we let you know about the best family events in Austin each week.

This giveaway is now closed. Thanks to all who entered!