Bay Area Discovery Museum Hosts Birthday Bash on August 20 and 21 - Bay Area Discovery Museum

Bay Area Discovery Museum Hosts Birthday Bash on August 20 and 21

Celebrate the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s 25th anniversary at two-day festival

What: The Bay Area Discovery Museum is hosting Birthday Bash, a celebration of the museum’s 25 year anniversary at Fort Baker in Sausalito. This two-day family-friendly festival includes musical performances, special programs, and activities for children ages 6 months to 10 years. Event highlights include:

  • Unveiling of Artist-in-Residence Mary Carter Taub’s large-scale on-site installation, Parade
  • Free cupcakes and ice cream on Saturday evening
  • Musical performances by E.W. Wainwright, Miss Kitty, Jelly Jam Time, and Asheba
  • Horse-drawn stagecoach rides
  • Opportunity to engrave wooden birthday candles in the Fab Lab
  • Hands-on STEM and art programs
  • Bounce castles and face painting

Why: To celebrate the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s 25th anniversary at Fort Baker in Sausalito.

Who: Everyone is invited to celebrate the museum’s 25-year legacy at Birthday Bash. Admission to the museum is free on Saturday, August 20 from 5 – 7 p.m. During this time, Miss Kitty will do a “Happy Birthday” sing-a-long, followed by free cupcakes and ice cream.

When: This two-day birthday festival takes place on Saturday, August 20 from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Sunday, August 21 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. On August 20, admission to the museum is free from 5 – 7 p.m.

Where: Fort Baker is located in Sausalito at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge. The Bay Area Discovery Museum is located at 557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito, California, 94965.

 

 

About the Bay Area Discovery Museum

The Bay Area Discovery Museum has been at the forefront of early childhood education for 25 years, welcoming millions of children, parents, and teachers to its iconic site at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge on 7.5 acres of National Park land in Sausalito, CA. As an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, the museum’s mission is to ignite and advance creative thinking for all children. The Bay Area Discovery Museum is the only museum in the United States that combines a research division, a laboratory preschool, and comprehensive programming at the intersection of creativity development and STEM. BayAreaDiscoveryMuseum.org.

 


About the Contributor
Jennifer Moncayo-Hida was formerly the Senior Communications Manager at the Bay Area Discovery Museum.