As part of our robust outdoor experience, BADM is offering creative activities for your family to enjoy! Each activity encourages fun and safe play so families can learn and explore together.
BADM programs (included in admission) engage children in research-backed fun through active programs, imaginative art projects, and design challenges.
Each program is influenced research-backed learning goals. As children engage in different activities, parents are supported to identify these moments of creative development. BADM learning goals were created by early learning experts in BADM’s in-house research department.
All programs are subject to change due to weather or staffing. Check the on-site programs calendar for the most up-to-date schedule!
Closed Monday - Tuesday
Step into our enchanted bubble garden and experience bubbles of all sizes and colors!
NEW! Design Challenge: Drum Design
Design to the beat of your own drum. Explore new and familiar materials that can be used to create a drum that's unique to your child!
Produce a musical masterpiece... hands-free! Your child will explore the world of sound with foot-activated instruments.
Get active in BADM’s outdoor obstacle course. Children will be challenged to balance, run, crawl, and move their bodies in creative ways to navigate the course.
Pick up a mallet and see what sounds you can make as you navigate a path of large-scale instruments including drums, xylophones, and more.
Buddy the Butterfly spends his days flying around BADM looking for flowers to pollinate and meeting new friends. Follow download the Find Buddy Map and follow the clues to find Buddy and favorite spots at BADM.
Whip up mud cakes, cookies, pies and more tasty treats using real cooking equipment in our outdoor Mud Kitchen.
Spray Bottle Painting
Paint on a giant canvas with a spray bottle to create a unique masterpiece!