Magic Monday: Historic Halloween!

Magic Monday: Historic Halloween!

Each Magic Monday has a unique monthly theme designed for toddlers and preschoolers and includes a guided exploration of one of our award-winning exhibitions, historic houses, or Goizueta Gardens, as well as demonstrations, arts and crafts projects, and story time.  

During the Historic Halloween program, toddlers and preschoolers show off their favorite costumes in a Halloween parade, costume contests, and trick-or-treating throughout the museum. Crafty creatures make Halloween-themed art projects and listen to spooky tales.  

Admission is $6.50 adults; $5.50 children. Members admitted free. Discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more children. For more information, please call 404.814.4000.

Schedule of Events

Fall Games!
Allen Atrium

Ghost bowling, mummy cornhole, pluck-a-pumpkin, autumn dice, and jack-o-lantern bean bag toss is a fun way to usher in the cooler weather! Be sure to make a trick or treat bag if you didn’t bring one!

Princess Singalongs!
10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm
Kennedy Theatre

Join three of your favorite princesses from Second Star Events for a sing-along! “Almost There” at 10:30, “How Far I’ll Go” at 11:30, “Let It Go” at 12:30pm.

Art Workshop: Scarecrow Puppets!
10:15am, 11:15am, 12:15pm
Allen Atrium

Parents assist their toddlers in this fun art workshop! Our museum interpreter leads preschoolers through this fun activity with parents nearby to lend a helping hand. This art workshop starts promptly at the time indicated. Space is limited so arriving five minutes early is recommended to get a seat!

Trick or Treating
Ongoing (except during Kid’s Costume Parade)

Journey through the Gatheround, Shaping Traditions, and Barbecue Nation exhibitions and encounter fun characters and yummy treats!

BBQ Imagination Station!
Exhibit Hall

Created specifically for our Magic Monday audience, our BBQ Imagination Station is the spot for unstructured play!

Kids’ Costumes Parade & Contest
11:00am &12:00pm
Meet in front of Bobby Jones exhibit

Join the cutest parade and end up in Kennedy Theatre for the results of this costume contest! Little ones are entered into the contest by participating in the parade. Small prizes of coloring and activity books, removable tattoos and small toys are awarded! 

Dance Party!
10:45am, 11:45am, 12:45pm
Exhibit Hall

Dance off some energy! Toddlers and preschoolers dance the “Monster Mash” and learn the steps to “Thriller” in this fun dance tutorial that will be sure to engage the whole family!

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