Events Archive - Bay Area Discovery Museum


Learn more about our festivals, fundraisers, members-only events, performances, special programs, talks, lectures and more!

Festivals & Fundraisers

Goblin Jamboree

Saturday, October 21, 2017: Don your best costumes and join us for spooky family fun at Goblin Jamboree, a two-day Halloween festival.


Family Gala

Saturday, May 13, 2017: Family gala is a family-friendly fundraiser that supports the museum’s mission to transform research into early learning experiences that inspire creative problem solving.


Members-Only Events

Member Meetups

Reserved for members only, Member Meetups feature a
facilitated hands-on art and STEM project for children.


Member Storytime

During Member Storytime, Museum Educators bring books to life through puppets, props, and group interaction.


Performances & Special Programs

Jelly Jam Time

June 17 – Enjoy a puppet show by Jelly Jam Time during “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit” Music Day!


Juice and Jelly

June 17 – Enjoy a music performance by SF-based duo Juice and Jelly during “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit” Music Day!



July 15 – Enjoy a caribbean-infused music performance by Asheba during “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit” Making Day!


JimBo Trout

August 19 – Enjoy a bluegrass music performance by JimBo Trout during “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit” Transportation Day!


Talks & Lectures

Creativity Forum

Creativity Forum is a fundraiser and thought leadership luncheon for educators, parents, business leaders, and the research community.


Creativity Talks

The Bay Area Discovery Museum and its Center for Childhood Creativity present Creativity Talks, a free biannual thought leadership presentation, which features prominent speakers on the topics of creativity, early childhood education, STEM education and more.