Halloween Activities at The Strong

The Strong News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 • 585-263-2700 • museumofplay.org

October 2, 2019

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365, srhinewald@museumofplay.org

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325, nmcelrath@museumofplay.org

Halloween Activities
at The Strong® Museum

Saturday & Sunday, October 26 & 27: Family Halloween Party Presented by WellNow Urgent Care

Family Halloween PartyCreep into the museum for festivities during the Family Halloween Party at The Strong museum on Saturday, October 26 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, October 27 from 1 to 4 p.m. Join Ted Baumhauer from Rochester’s Red Tie Variety for It’s Just a Little Scary Show! on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 and 3 p.m. and on Sunday at 1:30 and 3 p.m. For more than two decades, Baumhauer has performed and presented to audiences in and around Greater Rochester. Watch as he shows off juggling tricks inspired by the ghosts of vaudevillians past.

All weekend long, roll dice to find out how many eyes and ears your monster creation should have, play pumpkin-themed games, and practice your zombie walk and monster stomp.


Wednesday, October 31: Toddler Trick-or-Treat

The littlest ghosts and goblins will enjoy spirited Halloween activities and collect prizes during Toddler Trick-or-Treat at The Strong museum on Thursday, October 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come in costume and trick-or-treat for goodies—including crayons, coloring books, and temporary tattoos—with characters such as a wizard, detective, and chef. Craft a Halloween-inspired work of art, take a picture in the pumpkin patch, play a game of Feed the Monster, and more. Plus, check out a book to take home from the Spooky Story Station with your Monroe County Library System card.

Family Halloween Party is presented by WellNow Urgent Care. Programs underwritten by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong.



Museum Hours: Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

General Admission Fees (does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®): age 2 and older $15, under age 2 free, members free. Fees subject to change.

Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden: General Admission fee plus $4 for members, $5 for nonmembers, under age 2 free. Fees subject to change.