With more than 20 activity stations and candy stations, Air & Scare has something for everyone in the family. For the youngest visitors, there will be story times, face painting and hands-on activities. Older kids will enjoy simulator rides and seeing the Lockheed Martin SR-71 “Blackbird” that plays a key role in the current Transformers film.
Here is a sneak-peek at what is in storefor you at the fifth annual Air & Scare:
Costume Parade Participate in a Costume Parade at 2:30 p.m.
Trick-or-Truth Information Stations Learn the secrets behind the artifacts at Trick-or-Truth information stations. Was there really an Area 51? Is it true there is an alien ship in the Museum’s collection? Why would someone fly a plane with a lion in the backseat? Learn the answers to these and many more haunting questions.
Discovery Stations Take part in spooky science experiments at Halloween-themed Discovery Stations.
Spook-tivity Stations Participate in creepy crafts and hands-on activities.
Out of Orbit Puppet Shows Enjoy a space age adventure with Beale Street Puppets’ Musical Milky-Way Marionettes! Shows will be offered at 3:30 PM, 4:30 PM and 6:30 PM. Duration: 35 minutes.
Teen and Tween Zone Check out the Teen and Tween Zone, featuring simulation games, robotics demonstrations, and temporary tattoos.
Tot Zone The youngest visitors will enjoy the Tot Zone, where they can play dress up at the Costume Corner and participate in story time.
Star Wars Characters Take a photo with your favorite Star Wars characters.
Face Painting Stop by the face painting station to add some flair to your costume.
Door Prizes Complete a survey for a chance to win one of many exciting door prizes. Glow bracelets will be given to participants as a thank you gift.
Feature Film See Where The Wild Things Are: The IMAX Experience,based upon Maurice Sendak's classic book. (2009, 101 minutes, Rated PG) Showtimes: 9:30 AM, 5:45 PM, and 8:30 PM Purchase Tickets in advance.
Also Showing in the Airbus IMAX Theater:To Fly! and Fighter Pilot: Operation Red Flag. View showtimes Purchase tickets in advance
FREE Cartoon showings! Watch an episode from the Transformers animated series (Season 1, Episode 10, “War of the Dinobots”) in the Airbus IMAX Theater. Free tickets will be distributed on a first come first serve basis at the lower level IMAX Theater lobby on the day of the event only. All other showings are normal paid showings. Showtime: 3:30 - Ticket Distribution Time: 2:00 Showtime: 5:00 - Ticket Distribution Time: 4:00 Showtime: 7:45 - Ticket Distribution Time: 7:00
And much more!