Ick or Treat 2017


Tuesday, October 31
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM 

Adult: $10 | Junior (ages 2-18): $8
Member Adult: $5 | Member Junior (ages 2-18): $4

Buy your tickets in advance and each Junior ticket will receive a free goody bag filled with science tricks & treats!

Members, to receive your discount, please call 817-255-9540.


Check out awesome ooey-gooey, icky-sticky, creepy crawly activities throughout the Museum. Everyone is encouraged to wear their spooky (not scary) costumes and receive an awesome sweet treat! (No masks or weapons, please). 

Activities Include:

  • Haunted Howlers: Create a screeching, singing device sure to have you and your friends howling with laughter!

  • Fake Snot: Try a fun slimy experiment you can use to fool your friends.

  • Boo Bubbles: Create swirling, smoking bubbles perfect for Halloween.

  • Spooky Stars: Look up to the skies for this spooky surprise: the Planetarium's annual Halloween show!

  • Halloween Creatures: Check out museum artifacts and collection items related to traditional Halloween monsters.

  • Dead or Alive?: Reach inside touch boxes and use your hands to determine: Is it dead... or alive?

  • Spooky Science of Candy: Experiment with candy and your favorite sweet treats!

  • Growing Ghosts: Try using heat to expand and grow puffy, funny ghosts.

  • Boo-tiful Arts & Crafts: Visit several stations to create fun Halloween themed crafts throughout the night.


Create a screeching, singing device sure to have you and your friends howling with laughter!

Fun Fact
The rolling loop projector--the heart of the IMAX film system--was invented in the 1960's by Ron Jones, a machinist and camera builder from Brisbane, Australia.

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