Special Events

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WOW! (World of Wonder!) Events

Industrial Rhythm “Litt Percussion Show”
November 27 and December 18 | 11:00 am and 2:00 pm

Join us for an awe-amazing live performance of light and sound. A talented group of dancers and percussionists from New York City and Los Angeles-based Industrial Rhythm will wow the crowd with a light-tastic show featuring interactive glow-in-the-dark drummers.

Perfect for the whole family, free tickets are available for both shows at the welcome desk on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The Kids Komedian
December 11 | 10:30 am and 1:30 pm

Get ready to laugh and learn during this ultimate “Komedy” show for kids of all ages! This fun and fast-paced comedy variety show features kid comedian “Mr. Joel” delighting the crowd with music, magic and hilarious comedy. Audience participation is a must! Prepare to be amazed by “dangerous” and “not so dangerous” feats of daring and circus skill. 

This show is great for families with children ages 3 and up.

Jack Frost
December 26 and 29 | 10:30 am and 1:30 pm

The beloved Freezemeister is back!  Jack Frost takes the holiday season by storm by announcing his very own Snow Day, and you’re invited.

With a blizzard of frosty, fun-filled family entertainment, Jack will merrily warm the hearts of all ages with music and magic! Witness icy illusions, juggling snowballs and snowmen impersonations; sing along with holiday favorites “Frosty the Snowman” and “Let it Snow!”; watch the children delight in Jack Frost’s famous game of “Freeze!”; then, cheer on the charming champion of the “Perilous Plate Challenge.” Perfect for the whole family!

Cirque de Light LED show
December 26 and 29 | 11:00 am and 1:30 pm

New England-based entertainment company Cirque de Light will delight kids of all ages with its high energy circus-themed light performance featuring amazing choreography, high-end light technology and custom costuming. Performers will light up the multimedia gallery stage with logo-displaying LED poi, hula hoop tricks and other visually inspiring light manipulations.

Perfect for the whole family!

Worldwide Lights Celebration

Check out our lineup of special programs for the Worldwide Lights Celebration that brings light to learning!

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