Looking for places to bring the kids this holiday weekend? Need to just get out of the house for a bit amidst the Christmas craziness? Here’s what’s happening in the Albany area!
Children’s Museum of Science & Technolgy
It’s All About the Kids
Friday, December 23 to Saturday, December 24
Relive these classic holiday movies, or share them with your kids for the first time at The Madison Theater! Showtimes are Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 12pm, and Saturday at 1pm. Tickets are just $5, or $0.35 for the Saturday matinee.
Friday, December 23
Come out to the Children’s Museum of Science & Technology in Troy for a fun science story time! “Winter Investigations” is the December theme. Join a museum educator for this special story time series that includes a project-based activity. This event is included with museum admission, which is $5 per person for ages 2 and up; this activity is appropriate for ages 2 to 6.
Monday, December 26
For another museum to check out with the kids, consider the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) in Schenectady. They have a whole schedule of workshops going on all day with Superb Superheroes, Mystery Solvers, CSI Crime Lab, and the Science of Superheros. The cost is $25 per workshop. Check out what they have going on, and keep the fun going the day after Christmas at miSci!
Monday, December 26 to Monday, January 2
Rollarama is also keeping the fun rolling after the holiday with their Christmas Vacation Fun starting on Monday! Come out for an all-you-can-eat pizza buffet and a $2 skate night! Specials and activities continue throughout the week.
Live Music for the Holidays
Saturday, December 24
Sax-O-Claus will be popping into the Rustic Barn Pub to share some Christmas tunes! Feel free to bring the kids – there will be complimentary cookies and hot cocoa.
Friday, December 23
Looking for something a little different for your holiday? Check out the Holiday Jamboree at The Fuze Box with the Bass Bullets, Chatter, Moshington, Mentally Ill, Ruyjin, and Nok Towl.
Want more events to check out? Head over to the full events calendar.
Doing any last minute Christmas shopping? Check out the Capital Region Gift Guide for some great ideas on local gifts!