Special Events

Leo's Amazing Race: Superhero Edition

SEPTEMBER 30, 2018, 2PM - 4PM

Dust off your cape, put on your running shoes, and join SCM for a race unlike any other! Teams of four race against the clock to compete in different challenges, all for a chance to win some fantastic prizes. This year, every challenge and the prizes will have a superhero twist. The race will culminate with a free, post-race BBQ and Museum play. This year's grand prize includes a ride in a licensed replica Warner Bros. DC Comics 1966 Batmobile!!! There is something for everyone at Leo's Amazing Race! All ages are welcome.

Registration is $50 per team and $40 per team for Museum Members & past racers. For more information, please contact [email protected] 


View photos of last year's race >>

Monster Bash

OCTOBER 20, 2018, 6PM - 8PM

Calling all monsters of the night! Join us for an evening of ghoulish fun at Sacramento Children's Museum's Monster Bash on Oct. 20th! This spooktacular event will feature a DJ and dancing, refreshments, and of course - Museum play. Wear your best costume and dance the night away! Tickets will go fast, so buy yours today!

Ticket prices are $25 per Member Couple ($4 for every additional Member guest), and $35 per Non-Member Couple ($5 for every additional non-Member guest). Space is limited, so sign up early!


View photos from previous Monster Bashes >>

Halloween Trick or Treat

OCTOBER 31, 2018, 10AM - 2PM

On Halloween day, come dressed up in your Halloween costume and join us at the Museum for trick-or-treat stations, a costume parade at 11 a.m., and hands-on Museum play! Admission is $5/person or FREE with donation of a children's book. Members are free.

PLEASE NOTE: The Sacramento Children's Museum will be open limited hours on Halloween, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.