The Happiest Hour

Presented by the Simon Business School

Wednesday, December 6
5:30–9:30 p.m.
The Strong, One Manhattan Square
Age 21 and older 

Buy your tickets now—past events have sold out early! $15 online.

VIP packages available for $150! VIP package include four tickets to the Happiest Hour, skip-the-line- entry, a private table, concierge food service, 40 game tokens, and four tickets to the Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden.

Play with a purpose at the Happiest Hour, a fundraiser to support The Strong. The Happiest Hour is The Strong’s after-hours event for adults only.

The night includes:

  • Ugly sweater contest
  • Winter-themed crafts and activities
  • Dance party with DJ Naps 
  • A sampling of snacks and cash bar
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the Sewers exhibit
  • Special admission of only $3 to the Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden
  • Fireside Karaoke with Wildbyrd Productions

View photos from the August 23 Camp Happiest Hour:

The December Happiest Hour is presented by The Strong Play Makers Leadership Council, a volunteer group of young professionals and these generous sponsors:

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All proceeds from this event support The Strong’s educational mission and community outreach programs. The Happiest Hour is a fundraiser to benefit The Strong and takes place after hours. Admission to this event is not covered by museum membership. Happiest Hour guests must be 21 years of age or older and provide valid photo ID prior to entry. Bar is cash only; an ATM is on site. Free parking is available in the museum lot on a first-come, first-served basis. Purchase tickets online To purchase tickets over the phone, please call 585-263-2700.