Events Calendar

So much fun, so close to home. Don't miss upcoming programs and events at the museum and online!

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.



Hillary Brooks as Captain Marvel


Fly, swing, or swoop into The Strong to meet your favorite superheroes from The Superhero Alliance of Western New York! Then become a superhero, add your name to the register of superheroes, and receive your provisional superhero license. Hone your superhero skills at the Hero Training Camp and create your own superhero cape. Try out an enviroscape and learn how you can be a hero for the environment with Larry the H20 Hero. Also, meet a local comic book artist and learn about Flower City Comic Con. Photo by Rose Water Studios.


October 9, 2021
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

An image of two little girls holding hands and gesturing excitedly while they play at The Strong museum.

Make a Donation Today

Become a champion for play and help make a difference in the lives of the children and families who play, learn, and grow with The Strong.

dots image Portrait photo of Fred Rogers holding a puppet of a king.
quote icon image

When children pretend, they’re using their imaginations to move beyond the bounds of reality. A stick can be a magic wand. A sock can be a puppet. A small child can be a superhero.

squiggle icon
Fred Rogers, American television personality, 1928–2003

Visitor Information

Visit a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play.