Got kids that love both spooky things and science things? Well, the Science Spectrum has an event coming up just for them!

From The Science Spectrum:

The fun all takes place on Saturday, October 27th from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. This event is great for families and kids up to age 13 looking for a safe Halloween alternative and a fun, educational party all rolled into one. This year’s Spooky Science Carnival will include:

  • Free trick-or-treating in the Lobby
  • Carnival Style Games with guaranteed prizes
  • Inflatable Bounce House, Obstacle Course, and a Giant Slide
  • Creepy Critters live animal display
  • Spooky Scientist Show
  • Family and Kids Costume Contests
  • Hands-on Spooky Science Experiments
  • Spooky Science Crafts
  • The Haunted Lab! (a “spooky,” not scary experience geared for ages 13 and under)
  • Spooky Robotics displays by Monterey High School Engineering Students
  • Visitors can tour the entire Science Spectrum Museum

Schedule for Spooky Science Carnival:

  • 5:00 p.m. - Carnival, Games and Museum open to the public.
  • 5:30 p.m. – Spooky Scientist Show
  • 6:15 p.m. – Spooky Scientist Show (repeat)
  • 7:00 p.m. – Family & Kids Costume Contests
  • 7:45 p.m. – Spooky Scientist Show (repeat)
  • 8:30 p.m. – Spooky Scientist Show (repeat)
  • 9:00 p.m. – Carnival ends

The cost is $8 for adults and $6.50 for kids under 12. For more information, you can call 806-745-2525 or visit www.sciencespectrum.org.