Action-Packed Summer Kicks Off June 4

May 10, 2022

Children’s Museum Houston to provide immersive summer experiences for families ready to vacay!

June 4 to Aug. 20, 2022


Children’s Museum Houston (CMH) invites you to be the action hero of your very own blockbuster.  Be in on the action during “Action Packed Summer,” happening every day through summer.  The Museum has been transformed into the “CMH Studios” to encourage you to live a great story with a dash of movie magic.  Choose your destiny… you’re the star!  “Action-Packed Summer” now playing at Children’s Museum Houston!


Don’t miss special events exploring different movie genres.  These will include interactives, demonstrations, spotlight performances, meet-and-greets and more!

Fun Summer Vibes Kickoff

Saturday, June 4

Drums of the Pacific at 1:30 p.m.

Mad About Hoops hula hooping at 2 p.m.

Houston Hula Academy workshop at 3 p.m.

Steel Appeal steel drumming, from 10 a.m. to 1p.m.


You’ve Got a Friend in Me

Saturday, June 11

Jessie and Woody meet-and-greet, from 11 a.m. to3 p.m.


Black Panther and Juneteenth Celebration

Saturday, June 18

In partnership with Houston Defender

Black Panther meet-and-greet, from 10 a.m. to 4p.m.

Houston Defender Editor ReShonda Tate Billingsley spoken word performance at 2 p.m.

Joy of Djembe drumming at 3 and 4 p.m.

Story time with author Jatrean Sanders and book giveaway at noon and 1 p.m. (while supplies last)


To the Sonic Power

Saturday, June 25

Sonic meet-and-greet, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Captain America and Kidpendence Day

Saturday, July 2

Captain America meet-and-greet, from 11 a.m. to3 p.m.


Tanabata Japanese Star Festival

Saturday, July 9

In partnership with Consulate-General of Japan in Houston

Kamishibai Japanese theater and story telling at11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Origami and tanzaku paper wishes, from 10 3 p.m.


Who Let the Dogs Out? – Dog Days of Summer

Saturday, July 16

Paw Patrol meet-and-greet, from 10 a.m. to 5p.m.

Faithful Paws therapy dogs at 11:30 a.m. and1:30 p.m.


Be Our Guest

Saturday, July 23

Princess Party with Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Jasmine, Moana and Tiana, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Games Overload

Saturday, July 30

Game truck, mini golf, game carts, inflatables and more, all day.


Hip-Hop Hooray

Saturday, Aug. 13

In partnership with Houston Defender

DJ dance party, form 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Talent explosion with local rappers, singers and dancers, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rap snacks inspired by rap music, all day (while supplies last).


Rockin’ Trolls

Saturday, Aug. 20

Trolls meet-and-greet, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


***Activities, events and times subject to change.