Goblin Jamboree - Bay Area Discovery Museum

Goblin Jamboree

Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21, 2018
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Welcome to the Wicked, Wild West! Book a ticket on a haunted train and join us for family fun at the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s Goblin Jamboree. This year, our annual two-day Halloween festival was inspired by the Wild West ghost towns where cowboys once swapped spooky stories around a campfire. Join us for creative programs and activities that will engage and excite the entire family!

Proceeds from Goblin Jamboree support the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s mission to transform research into early learning experiences that inspire creative problem solving.

Member Admission: $14.95 | General Admission: $17.95
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Join us for this year’s Goblin Jamboree Sponsor Breakfast!
Purchase entry for a family of four or a VIP table for eight, and you’ll enjoy early entry to the event, face painting, a VIP pony ride line, and more!
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We had so much fun last year – take a look!

Goblin Jamboree Activities and Programs


  • Pony Rides
  • Train Rides
  • Farm Animal Meet-and-Greets
  • Hay Maze
  • Face Painting
  • Spinning Pumpkin Ride
  • Trick-or-Treat Doors
  • Music Performances


  • Slime Banquet
  • Ghost Town
  • Inventor’s Workshop
  • Toy Tinkering
  • And more!

Sponsor Breakfast: Get Early Access!

Why be among the first to enjoy Goblin Jamboree?

When you attend Sponsor Breakfast, you enjoy VIP perks like:

  • Catered breakfast
  • Live entertainment
  • Face painting
  • Goodie bags for each child
  • Early access into the event at 8:30 a.m.
  • Access to a faster VIP pony ride line

Sponsor Breakfast packages start at $225 for a family of four. Table Sponsorship is available for $1,000 and includes a reserved table for 10.

If you would like to make your Table Sponsor gift through a Donor Advised Fund please contact our Senior Manager of Facilities & Events, Elizabeth Friedrich, at efriedrich@badm.org or (415) 339-3958.

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Thank you to our Co-Chairs and Sponsor Breakfast Host Committee

Kelly Dwinells
Anne Kerr L’Heureux
Bethany Patten
Lacey Traeger

Host Committee:

Tina and Joe Bou-Saba
Lauren and Matt Dillard
Kelly and Adam Dwinells
Rachel and Andrew Euretig
Camille Formosa
Katie Hyde and Mark Schrumpf
Metta and Keith Krach
A.K. and Matt L’Heureux
Audrey and Vijay Mohan
Bethany Patten and Ken Neal
Lauren and Chris Sargent
Stephanie and Jim Stafford
Lacey and Jay Traeger
Michelle and Peter Wilson