Santa Maria, Calif. – Oct. 15, 2015 – Superheroes, witches, princesses and all other kinds of fantastical characters will make their way to the Discovery Museum Sunday, Oct. 25, from noon to 4 p.m. for the organization’s annual Batty Ball.
Boys and ghouls of all ages will get into the spooky spirit by decorating pumpkins, making holiday crafts, playing games and more. Those who take their Halloween costumes for a test drive can compete in the Discovery Museum’s “Gone Batty!” Costume Contest for a chance to win some cool prizes.
“The Discovery Museum is the perfect place for families to have a super fun and safe Halloween party,” Program Director Amy Blasco said. “We’ll have plenty of decorations, activities and treats, so please come celebrate with us!”
Batty Ball is free to Discovery Museum members and included with regular admission ($8 per child; $4 per adult) for non-members.
Located at 705 S. McClelland St., the Discovery Museum is fun for all ages, with 13,000 square feet of “please touch” exhibits, weekly programs and special events that explore ourselves, our valley, our world and beyond. The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Discover the power of play at the only children’s museum in Santa Barbara County.