Attractions & Events
September 30 – October 31
Calling all ghouls and goblins, it’s a new kind of back to school! This year’s Spooky Science will be hosting the Monster Academy where students will learn hair-raising science lessons from some of the world’s most famous monsters.
- Visit Frankenstein’s laboratory where he’s sure to spark amazement with his new Van de Graaff generator!
- Spend some time making your very own slime
- Join in on the Monster Academy Talent Show where each monster will be showcasing their hidden science talents!
The Monster Academy will also feature a “day-scare” learning center designed exclusively for teaching junior monsters what it takes for school success. Activities will be focusing on creative play, shapes, and colors as part of our Early Learning Core Initiative and electricity, chemistry, and optical illusions as part of our STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Proficiency Core Initiative.
Learn more by visiting http://oc.discoverycube.org
The Fillmore & Western Railway is offering several exciting Halloween themed events this year. Beginning Oct 7th with weekend departures on the PumkinLiner & Zombie Hunter Trains. Then on Oct 21st a one time Haunted Hayride Family Dinner Train. Call 805-524-2546 or visit FWRY.com for more information and to purchase tickets. Tickets will sell out fast!
TRAINS! TRAINS! TRAINS!
The Whistling White House Wonderland is rolling back to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda on November 20th. This family-fun holiday show features an impressive collection of model trains climbing a magical snow-capped mountain over ten feet tall, special candlelight family evenings in the Library’s gardens and galleries, a beautiful reproduction of First Lady Pat Nixon’s 1971 Gingerbread House, and photos with Santa!
CLICK HERE For tickets and information.
The Peanuts’ Great Pumpkin Patch Express is coming to The Orange Empire Railway Museum in Perris, October 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 28th and 29th. Put on your costume and meet Charlie Brown, Lucy and Snoopy! Ride the Train! Choose your own pumpkin and decorate it! Take a hay ride! Trick or treat throughout the park. There is something for the whole family. Members save 10% and Military discounts are available.
Learn More and buy tickets: www.oerm.org