October 25-31

Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt October 25 - 31
Frolic through the museum in search of festive jack-o-lanterns. Find all the pumpkin faces and earn a prize!

Spooky Story Time October 25 – 31, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Halloween comes to life during this story time with just the right amount of fright.

Halloween Clay Glazing October 25 & 30, 2 – 4 p.m. and Oct 26, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Visit the spookiest paint-your-own pottery studio in town and create a work of art inspired by your favorite ghoul or monster.
*Fee for glazing

Masking Tape Mummies October 25 & 27, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Halloween’s not so scary when you make the monsters.  Dress up your very own friendly mummy in masking tape.

Mystery Boxes October 25 & 27, 1 – 3 p.m.
Use your senses to discover what’s hiding in our not-so-scary Halloween mystery boxes.

Spider Web String Art October 26 & 28, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Get in the spirit of Halloween by weaving an intricate spider web.

Baby's First Halloween October 27, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Bring your smallest ghosts and goblins for Baby’s First Halloween. Receive a professional digital photo of your child or family in front of a festive Halloween backdrop, participate in a costume parade, share some snacks, take part in a social media costume contest and possibly win a prize!
$16 for members/$18 for non-members

Members Only Boo Bash October 29, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
This members only event is an exclusive benefit for Museum members. Enjoy trick-or-treating, costume parade, a bone-chilling DJ, and bag decorating. Through these special events, families are invited to enjoy Museum exhibits and activities without the crowds. Become a member today and enjoy this benefit!

Trick-or-Treat Bag Decorating October 29, 1 – 3 p.m. & Oct 30, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Get creative as you decorate a personalized trick-or-treat bag for collecting all your candy on Halloween.
*$5 material fee

Not-So-Scary Halloween October 31, 11-3 p.m.
Dress up in your Halloween costume and come trick-or-treating for candy and other goodies all around the Museum. Treat your family to a playful, festive, and not-so-scary day of Halloween fun at Portland Children’s Museum!

Costume Dance Party with DJ Greasy Kid Stuff 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Trick or Treat Bag Decorating 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.*$5 material fee
Trick or Treating around the Museum Noon – 3 p.m.
Spooky Story Times 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Halloween Glazing 2 – 4 p.m.