Join us for our annual Boo!seum event at TCMU-Greenville on October 27, 2018! Grown-ups and children can attend in costumes and explore science, art, and more through our Halloween-themed activities. From spooky experiments and ghostly art projects to eerie inventions and mysterious stories, you won't want to miss this event! Make sure to be here for our annual Pumpkin Splat as we toss pumpkins from our roof. Activities take place from 10am–3pm.
Pumpkin Contest: TCMU staff has carved pumpkins, and we want you to vote on your favorite! Stop by Boo!seum between 9 am and 4:30 pm to vote for your favorite pumpkin. 9 am – 4 pm
Trick-or-Treat: In consideration of allergies, children can trick-or-treat for non-edible items! Visit our staff members in each area on the map to get your treat, from spider stickers to pumpkin pencils, there’s something for every trick-or-treater. 10 am – 3 pm
Punkin’ Chunkin’ – 1st Floor in Bib’s World: Boo!seum ends with our annual punkin’ chunkin’! Join us as we throw pumpkins of all shapes and sizes off the roof. 3:15 pm only
The Colors and Creatures of Halloween – 1st Floor in Off the Wall: Put your artist costume on and create ghosts in today’s guided art project. Use the colors of Halloween to make black spiders, orange pumpkins, or green goblins using our open-ended art supplies. 10 am – 4 pm
Ghostly Rockets – 1st Floor in Bib’s World: Make ghosts fly with this fun twist on Alka-Seltzer rockets. Each hour, guests can join us in Bib’s World for this spook-tacular demonstration. 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00
Costume Craze and Halloween Hair – 1st Floor in Discover It: Stop by for Halloween dress-up and spooky hair! 10 am – 3 pm
Creepy Crawlers – 1st Floor in Imagine It: Fly, buzz, or crawl over to Imagine It today for our favorite bug activities. From Madagascar Cockroaches to bug slime, explore these creepy crawlers in a hands-on way. 10 am – 3 pm
Spook-tacular Story – 1st Floor in Be Anything Place: All ages can join us for this interactive Story Time. 12:30 pm
Eerie Acts of Science – 2nd Floor in Admissions: Our Random Acts of Science will take an eerie twist today! Stop by at 11:30 and 3:30 for our favorite Halloween science experiments. 11:30 am and 3:30 pm
Tasty Treat – 2nd Floor in What’s Cookin’ Kitchen: Join us in What’s Cookin’ Kitchen to create a spooky snack. Signup at admissions.
10 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm
Spook!Lab – 3rd Floor in Spark!Lab: Spark!Lab celebrates Halloween all month long. Join us in Spark!Lab to invent a punkin’ chunkin’ device, design a haunted house, and more!
10 am – 4:30 pm
Story Time and More – 3rd Floor in Get Up and Grow: Children five and under can join us for a not-so-scary Halloween Story Time at 10 am, 11 am and 1 pm.
10 am, 11, am, 1 pm
Spooky Sensory Play - 3rd Floor in Tool Time: Visit Tool Time for our favorite sensory play! Explore the inside of a pumpkin, feel some gooey slime, and more!
10 am – 3 pm
Children’s Yoga in Big Idea – 3rd Floor in Big Idea: Join Mrs. Carolina for our popular children’s yoga session with a Halloween twist! Signup at admissions.
1:30 pm and 2:30 pm
Dia de los Muertos Celebration– 3rd Floor in Creation Station: Did you know that Dia de los Muertos (“Day of the Dead”) is the Mexican holiday that brings family and friends together to remember and celebrate the lives of those who have passed away? Now celebrated all over the world, families mark the festival by making and decorating colorful altars to honor family and friends. Join us in Be Anything Place to celebrate the holiday with special activities. This year, the holiday takes place from October 31 – November 2.
10 am – 3 pm