Holiday Fun, Day 35—Play at Port Discovery

Port Discovery Children’s Museum in Baltimore is offering extended hours and plenty of winter break programs and performances for kids through Jan. 2. The museum's wonderful Kidworks climbing structure is being torn down starting January 2. So it's a perfect time for a visit!

Special winter break activities include live music, Wildlife Adventures, story times, art activities, live interactive plays and more. The museum will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Sat. Dec. 29; Sun. Noonz–5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. 

Special activities this weekend include:

Dec. 27—Take part in winter-themed drop-in programs, including a polar bear circle time, Music Time, and early literacy program, Snow Goose on the Loose. Also, make gingerbread puppets, snowball juggling and learn about polar bear blubber.

Dec. 28—Meet and learn about animals with Wildlife Adventures. Watch a fun and imaginative play, and take part in yoga for kids during Life on Yoga Mountain, plus dance and sing along to Music with Mr. Norman. Enjoy drop-in programs including our interactive Circle Time and make winter-themed art projects with your family and friends!

Dec. 29—Hip, hip, HOORAY! 20 Years of Play! Grab your kids, friends, neighbors…and anyone you know – and head out for a party to remember! Decorate GIANT birthday cakes. Create birthday cupcakes. Make birthday art.

Dec. 31—Countdown to 2019 with the most festive and fun New Year's celebration for families in Baltimore! Featuring a balloon and confetti drop, music and dancing, juice and cookie toast, special performances, art projects and tons more to do! Every inch of the Museum will be filled with fun activities for children and families to enjoy—and you'll be home in time for everyone's bedtime!

Jan. 1—Say one last—and crazy fun—farewell to KidWorks. Aside from fun celebrations throughout the day, one lucky slider will get be the last kid ever to slide down KidWorks. Plus, Port Discovery will send the messiest, heaviest and goofiest objects down the slide. It will be a day to remember!

Admission is $15.95 for ages 2 and older and activities are free with admission. Check the Port Discovery website for details on the activities the rest of the week and Noontime New Year. 

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