Mississippi Children's Museum

Event Info

Park After Dark 2016

For Park After Dark 2017 click here!

This page is for the Park After Dark 2016 Event, please see link above for 2017 event information!


There’s no need to fear! The scientific and sweet Halloween event, Park After Dark is here! On Friday, October 28 from 5:30-8:30 PM, gather to the Mississippi Children’s Museum (MCM), Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks (MDWFP) Museum of Natural Science (MMNS) for the fifth annual event that is friendly and frighteningly fun for all!

At a discounted admission of $8 per person, visitors of all ages will enjoy two museums in the LeFluer Museum District for an evening of excitement. The MMNS will give you “Goose Bumps!” as they discover the Science of Fear in a visiting exhibit from the California Science Center. Get ready to glow at MCM with exploding pumpkins and slimy experiments, dance to the “Monster Mash” with kickin’ Karate moves and more!