Holiday Activities in Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden
November 24-December 31
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
Holiday Hunt for Santa’s Helpers (All ages can participate!)
November 24– December 24, Throughout the Children’s Adventure Garden
Explore the Children’s Adventure Garden and look out for Santa’s helpers. Take a picture with four of Santa’s helpers and then bring pictures to the Exploration Center to redeem a prize.
Letter-Writing to Santa (Appropriate for Ages 5 and up)
Mondays-Fridays Only, November 27– December 24, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Exploration Center
Guests and kids are welcome to attend a letter-writing workshop to write a letter to Santa. Special paper, pens, stickers; everything needed to catch Santa’s attention will be provided.
Craft Corner: Holiday Style (All ages can participate!)
Saturdays and Sundays, December 2–24, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Exploration Center
Stop by the Exploration Center and create a holiday craft to take home.
Plant Lab: Let It Snow (Appropriate for ages 5 and up)
December 4-24, 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m., Exploration Center
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow… in the Plant Lab this December! Explore the wonders of melting, snowflakes, and endothermic reactions.
Happy “Noon” Year’s Eve! (All ages welcome!)
Sunday, December 31, Ball Drop at Noon
Come out December 31 for a child-friendly event to celebrate the coming of the New Year! This “alternative to keeping your kids up until midnight” will be full of science, crafts, and music. A celebratory “ball drop” will take place at NOON, and a myriad of activities the Children’s Adventure Garden has to offer.