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Halloween Thursday Night

  • Thursday, October 29, 2015
  • 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us for a night of spook-tacular fun at the Museum!

  • Cupcake-Cake Walks all night
  • Pumpkin Carving Contest-bring in a pumpkin before 5:30pm, then vote for the best one. Winner will receive 2 tickets to Extreme Mammals and a Museum event t-shirt!
  • Science Costume Contest¬† (registration is from 5-6:45. Winners announced at 7pm)
  • Potions and Pumpkin Dissection in the Micro-World Investigate Lab (Open 5:30pm-8:30pm)
  • Creepy Scavenger Hunt
  • Mystery Touch Boxes
  • Take a “skelfie” with a skeleton in the Naturalist Center
  • NC State College of Design students will be here from 5:45-7:45¬†modeling their nature-inspired wearable art. Find out more about their project in the Naturalist Center.

Wearable art. Arm with claws, made with paper.

Please come dressed in family-appropriate costumes.


October 29, 2015
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Nature Research Center
121 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States


Miranda Dowdy