New Family Pumpkin Patch Program At San Diego Children's Discovery Museum
- When Ongoing until Sunday, November 4, 2012
- Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Tuesday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Wednesday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Thursday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Saturday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Where San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum, Escondido
- Age limit All ages
- Categories Sculpture, Arts, Culinary, Family, Festivals, Holidays, KPBS Arts Briefs, KPBS Museums Briefs, Museums , Bluegrass, Country, Folk, Outdoors
- Cost $6 - $10
Above: Promotional image of Family Pumpkin Patch at the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum. Image courtesy of San Diego Children's Museum.
This year, San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum (SDCDM) will create a brand new destination for families to visit in the fall. For family fun, annual pumpkin patch visits and more, SDCDM invites the local community to participate in the Family Pumpkin Patch.
The new fall series will start on Saturday, Sept. 22nd and runs through Sunday, November 4th, 2012 featuring family garden programs, live music series, activities for kids Tuesday - Sunday from 10am to 4pm.
Every Saturday this fall, SDCDM will host live music, a pumpkin patch complete with a creative carving station, hands-on gardening and craft activities, and lots of family fun at the museum’s 12,000 square-foot indoor/outdoor facility including the new Children’s Discovery Garden.
Seasonal pumpkins will be available for purchase and carving at the museum starting early October. Live music will feature Bluegrass, folk, country, and other local acoustic groups.
As part of the event series, SDCDM will host the 3rd Annual Fall Family Festival.
Cost: $6.00 per adult/child for museum admission, children 12 and under FREE in October as part of Kids Free October
Location: San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum, 320 N. Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025
Visit sdcdm.org for more information. Private birthday or company family day parties can also be accommodated during the fall season.
About San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum (SDCDM):
San Diego Children's Discovery Museum’s (SDCDM) mission is to inspire children to learn about our world through exploration, imagination, and experimentation.
SDCDM was founded as a non-profit organization in 2001 as Escondido Children's Museum, with the focus of learning through play and inspiring children from newborn to age 12 to learn about our world through exploration, imagination and experimentation. San Diego Children's Discovery Museum is affiliated with the Association of Children's Museums.