Kid Charged: Driving the Future

July 7, 2023

Children’s Museum Houston generates buzz about fuel innovation!

Saturday, July 15, beginning at 10 a.m.

Sponsored by Chevron
Presented by Center for Houston’s Future


What happens when kids are in charge? The possibilities are endless!  Explore how innovation goes hand in hand with play, curiosity and experimentation as we explore the future of fuel. Kids rule!



  • Art Cars:  Get your cameras ready for some art on wheels at Museum entrance.
  • Hovercrafts: Build air-powered hovercrafts in Chevron Maker Annex.
  • Balloon Rockets: Make rockets that follow a line powered by a balloon in Chevron Maker Annex.
  • Fan Cars:  Design electric cars powered by wind in Chevron Maker Annex.
  • Water Vs. Air-Powered Boats: Race balloon and air -powered boats in FlowWorks.

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