Have you experienced a Thanksgiving Point Monday Night? Even if you think you have, you haven't because this year, it's all new!
We have new times, new activities, and new venues for your family enjoyment. Of course, we'll save some of your favorites like the water fight in Thanksgiving Point Gardens, but overall, the evenings will focus on a single theme with various activities designed to entertain and educate the whole family. Every Monday night, 5 – 8 pm. Included with admission and free for Thanksgiving Point Members.
Monday evenings from 5-8 pm
Museum of Ancient Life>
Farm Country> (seasonal)
Thanksgiving Point Gardens> (seasonal)
Included with regular venue admission
Museum of Ancient Life
February 2: Explorers of the Universe
Come be a space explorer! What would it be like to be an astronaut, to travel and live in space? Participate in an astronaut training course with activities to explore the effects of G forces, gravity, weightlessness, and more!
February 9: The Story of the Stars
For centuries, people have created stories about the stars. Learn about these stories, from Princess Andromeda to Orion the Hunter. See the constellations for yourselves and make up your own constellation and story!
February 16: Curious about Planets
How big is our solar system? How far is it from the Earth to the Sun? How many stars are in the Milky Way Galaxy? How did the planets get their names? Learn about our solar system and design your own planet!
February 23: Space Rocks!
What happens when a meteor hits the Earth? Could a meteor have killed off the dinosaurs? What is the difference between a meteor and a comet? Join us to simulate a meteor impact with different materials and learn about famous comets, the composition of a comet’s tail, and how a comet travels.