There is always something new to explore at Discovery Lab! Learn more about our regular special events, including favorites such as Noon Year’s Eve and our Parents’ Night Out. For a full list our events and programming, see the museum calendar.
This colorful, exciting event is held annually at Discovery Lab to fund operations, exhibits, and programming in Discovery Lab, and to meet the growing informal educational needs of children and families in the Tulsa community and surrounding region.
Every second Sunday of the month, Discovery Lab hosts Sensory-Friendly Family Time, from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. This event is held before the museum opens for the day for families with children on the Autism Spectrum and/or who have sensory processing disorders. Families can enjoy the museum before the rush and play together in a supportive environment.
Enjoy a night out while your kids have a private evening exploring the museum! In addition to play time, the kids will be served a pizza dinner and cookie dessert.
Time: 6-9 p.m.
Cost: $25 per child + only $15 for each additional child within the same household
Ages: 5-12 years old
Included: Pizza dinner and dessert (served 6:30 p.m.-7 p.m.), play time in the museum, and hands-on STEAM activities.
Upcoming Event: December 6, 2019
To register, click here.
Members are invited to Cookies (and Science) with Santa, Thursday, December 12 from 6-8 p.m.
Families will enjoy holiday-themed STEAM activities, cookies, a photo op with Santa Claus, a special demo, as well as singing and dancing with the Discovery Lab band. The museum’s holiday pop up shop—stocked with highly-rated STEAM toys—will be open for shopping. As always, members receive 10% off merchandise.
There is no additional cost for members to attend this event, but please register here.
Not yet a member? Join today!
Ring in the New Year at Discovery Lab! Strut your stuff down the lime green carpet, and dance the day away with music and entertainment. Hands-on activities include create-your-own noisemakers and New Year’s hats. We will count down to noon and drop nearly 8,000 balloons from Discovery Lab’s lime-green ceiling to ring in the noon year!
Every year Noon Year’s Eve is a sell-out event. Museum members receive the first dibs on tickets during our members-only pre-sale beginning Tuesday, November 12th at 8:00 a.m. until Sunday, November 17th at midnight. Public ticket sales will open Tuesday, November 19th at 8:00 a.m. and will be open until the event has sold out.
Upcoming Event: December 31st, 2019 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
To register, click here.
Homeschool Day Fall 2019 has passed. Check back for information on our next Homeschool Day!
Inspire the engineer in your daughter!
Girls and their mothers or other caregivers are invited to work
together to solve an engineering challenge during one of our
Stay tuned for our 2020 event!