Bring the kids to the Irvine Spectrum this Saturday, December 10th, 2016 for a free day in the snow.
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If you want to take the kids sledding and make some snowballs without driving to the mountains just head over to the Discovery Cube’s Winter Wonderfest where kids will have a chance to learn about the science of snow with interactive exhibits featuring over one hundred tons of real snow!
This holiday exhibit is opening on December 17th and will include snow tubing, snow play, snow sledding, snow learning stations and more. During your visit, you can also visit their Science of Gingerbread exhibit where kids can build and race their very own candy car, meet and take photos with Santa, decorate cookies, watch “A Matter of Taste” show or visit the build a house learning station.
Thank you Discovery Cube for bringing winter to Orange County!
Here are some of the cool things you and the kids can do at Winter Wonderfest:
- Snow Tubing: Experience science and physics in action and glide down Discovery Cube’s 75 foot long snow ramp!
- Snow Play: Fun for all ages, the snow play area is where young and old can build snow castles and snowmen.
- Snow Sledding:The thrill and excitement of sledding down a hill is here at Discovery Cube. Real snow, real sleds, real fun!
- Snow Science: Learn about the science of weather and how snow is formed!
Activities you can enjoy at the Science of Gingerbread exhibit:
- View this year’s competition entries now on display throughout the Cube!
- Gingerbread Derby – Build and race your very own candy car!
- Build a House Learning Station
- “A Matter of Taste” Stage Show (weekends only)
- Cookie Decorating in the Healthy Kitchen
- Santa Meet & Greet (available from 11:00am to 3:00pm on 11/25-11/27, 12/3-12/4, 12/10-12/11, 12/17-12/24)
Winter Wonderfest: Daily, 10am to 5pm, December 17, 2016 – January 8, 2017 (except Christmas)
Science of Gingerbread: daily, 10am to 5pm, November 25, 2016 – January 1, 2017 (except Christmas).
Discovery Cube, 2500 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705
$10 in addition to admission to the museum. Click here to get your tickets.
Admission to the museum: $17.95 for adults, $12.95 for children 3-14.
On-site parking: $5 (cash only).
Purchase your tickets before December 12th and get your tickets for a discounted price. $7 for non-member and $5 for member! Click here to get your tickets.
One lucky family will have an opportunity to win a four-pack of tickets to the 2016 Winter Wonderfest courtesy of the Discovery Cube. Enter below for a chance to win. Good luck everyone!
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More than 100 million video messages from the PNP console have been viewed by Santa fans around the world, since PNP launched in 2008.
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Note from the editor (me): I created a video for my kids and it is amazing. I am planning to download it on a USB flash drive and have the elf bring it tomorrow morning. You can totally pay for an upgraded version, but I think the free version is already perfect.
Where to get it:
Click here to create a free video from Santa.