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

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Festivals & Fundraisers

Noon Year’s Eve

Every year on December 31, we celebrate the New Year with a kid-friendly celebration, complete with a noon-time ball drop.

Each year, BADM celebrates Halloween with this family-fun festival!

Strap on skates and take a spin around our Iceless Skating Rink this December at the Bay Area Discovery Museum! 

Lunar New Year Celebration

Celebrate Lunar New Year at BADM! Each year, join us for a celebration with music, food, lion dances and more!

Members-Only Events

Member Meetups

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

Member Storytime

Reserved for members only, Member Storytime features a Museum Educator who brings a book to life through puppets, props, and group interaction.

Member Events

We regularly host exclusive events for members.

Performances & Special Programs

The Bonnie Boat is Setting Sail

From now until September 4, come visit the Bonnie Boat to say goodbye before our new boat comes!

Talks & Lectures

Creativity Forum

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