Spring Break Destination Celebration

February 16, 2022
Celebrates Pi Day and Einstein's birthday during our 12th Annual Pi Day Pi(e) Fight.


Children's Museum Houston cruises into Spring Break with an all-inclusive voyage like no other!

March 12 to 19

(Closed Sunday, March 13; open Monday, Pi Day March 14)


There’s a destination right around the corner that celebrates YOU!  Children's Museum Houston is the ultimate family destination where there’s something new to do and celebrate every day of Spring Break.  Get away and soak in the sun and fun during “Destination Celebration” Spring Break Bash!  


Set sail on a voyage of discovery where your itinerary is filled to the brim with exciting, non-stop adventures every day, all day long!

  • Soar to new heights on our Bungee Trampolines.
  • Celebrate Pi Day (3.14) with a Shaving Cream Pi(e) Fight on March 14
  • Try your luck at the Boardwalk Bonanza.
  • Enjoy entertainingly dynamic and interactive performances at 1 p.m. every day.
  • Make your Spring Break experience a shareable moment with our 360-photo booth.
  • Embrace your zany side and go on an escapade in the Glow Maze.


Embark on a daily escapade filled with thrills, hands-on activities, shows and interactive performances. Jugglers and steel drummers will welcome your expedition and set the tone for an adventure like no other. Continue your journey partaking in activities all throughout the Museum. Then, watch performances with a lineup that changes every day.  Come back daily as the party will cruise on a weeklong celebration!



“Rock the Block” Street Fest

Saturday, March 12

Kick-start your getaway and whip your hair back and forth with the energizing beats of DJ Mr. Duke.   Awe in amazement and be inspired by Houston Art Car Parade cars.  Go on a whirlwind adventure of family-friendly competition with carnival games and dunk tank combined with Steel Appeal’s Caribbean steel drum sounds.  Then, enjoy a jaw-dropping performance by Cirque La Vie!


17th Annual Π (Pi) Day and  12th Annual Π Pi Day Pi(e) Fight

Open Monday, March 14

March 14 is π(Pi) Day and it’s also Albert Einstein’s birthday!  Children’s Museum Houston is where the original international  π (Pi) Day sensation started nearly 20-years ago and it has caught on ever since!  Come and celebrate the infinite, non-repeating number 3.14… as we close our street to duke it out in a messy, Pi(e)-induced commotion during our 12th Annual Shaving Cream Pi(e)Fight.  Get tossed into the π (Pi)Day celebration at 1:59 p.m. (1.59 because the numbers follow 3.14159) and get ready for a fun-filled day of all things π (Pi) including pudding pies and circle art.


Superpowered Showdown

Saturday, March 19

Superheroes unite to beat boredom and all that stands against Spring Break fun.  Kids by day, crime-fighters by night! Snap a selfie with PJ Masks’ Owlette and Catboy. Join Batman, Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Wonder Woman, Star-Lord and Storm for super selfies.  Then, join local artist Christian Navarrete as he shows you how to design an action-packed comic book.




Saturday, March 12

Cirque La Vie

Mixing comedy and suspense with athleticism! You won’t believe your eyes as Cirque La Vie performs their daring, beautiful and dynamic awe-inspiring stunts 


Monday, March 14

Sizzling Science Demos

Our highly trained, science-crazed educators are demoing some of the best "don't try this at home" experiments as we play with color explosions. You won't want to miss this Instagram-worthy content!


Tuesday, March 15

Spider-Verse Collision

Our spidey senses are tingling! Get tangled in a web of excitement as the Spider-Man multiverse collides during Destination Celebration.  Join Peter Parker, Miles Morales, Spider-Gwen and more!


Wednesday, March 16

Break Free Hip-Hop School

It's time to bust a move and let loose! Check out a high-energy performance by this world-renowned dance crew.  Get down, twist around and be inspired by this group's self-expression as they get the party going!


Wednesday, March 16

Texas Six Steppers

These dogs don't just "sit and stay." They dance! Catch an unbelievable performance by Houston's canine musical freestyle troupe

Thursday, March 17

Juggler Noah

Bouncing and balancing and juggling, oh my! Circus performance artist, and prop balancer and manipulator, Noah is at the museum to show off his jaw-dropping juggling skills!


Thursday, March 17 during Free Family Night

Storybook Opera – “Lula The Mighty Grio”

Houston Grand Opera is thrilled to bring you the Storybook Opera performance of “Lula the Mighty Grio” by Poet Laureate Deborah DEEP Mouton.  “Lula the Mighty Grio” is the moving story of Lula, the protector of her tribe, who keeps hungry alligators from eating all the food in her village.  Join us for a lively mix of picture books and singing storytellers!  


Friday, March18

Mad About Hoops

Hula hooping is not only fun - it's an art! Be blown away by this spectacular and colorful hula hoop performance and learn a few tricks from local hula hoop master, Amy Neel.


Saturday, March 19

PJ Masks

Time to be a hero!  Red, green or blue, we have the mask for you!  Bring out your inner crimefighter to and keep pesky villains at bay.   Strutting her super owl wings and his super-cat leap, catch Owlette and Catboy during a fan celebration of the hit TV Show, “PJ Masks.”


Saturday, March 19

Spring Into Action

Gear up, train up and put your powers to the test! Superheroes rise to the occasion during a superpowered event. Join Batman, Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Wonder Woman, Star-Lord and Storm for an epic DC/Marvel inspired showdown.


Saturday, March 19

Comic Book Art Studio

Ka-Pow! Join local artist Christian Navarrete as he shows you the techniques and elements which are instrumental in designing an action-packed comic book.


Saturday, March 19

Magician Jaime Salinas

Do you believe in magic? Witness the seemingly impossible as local magic extraordinaire, Jaime Salinas, brings outrageous tricks that deceive the eye and perplex the mind.


We bet you won’t be able to do it all at once.  So come back daily for an unforgettable Spring Break you’re sure to remember!  Doors open at 10 a.m. Monday to Saturday. Closed Sunday.  Your Spring Break destiny awaits you at Children’s Museum Houston. Can your mind come out to play?™


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