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January 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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January 13 & 14 9am - 5pm, and January 15 10am - 5pm
Celebrate winter at Hands On with three days of frozen fun at Ice Adventures Polar Palooza, Jan. 13-15! Meet costumed characters, use real tools to shave ice, skate in your socks, explore Arctic engineering and ice cave habitats, and see exciting Dr. Science experiment with liquid nitrogen.
Plus, special activities honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan. 16.
Online reservations recommended. Get your tickets online and save $2!
- Melt Arctic ice to see what’s inside
- Use real tools to shave ice
- Skate indoors in your socks
- Learn how to snowshoe with Olympia Mountaineers (Jan. 14-15, 11am – 4pm)
- Meet and take a photo with costumed characters the Winter Queen and Summer Queen (Jan. 14-15, 11:30am – 4pm)
- See Dr. Science experiment with liquid nitrogen
- Meet musical woodland creatures (Jan. 14, 10am – 12pm)
- Greet a giant polar bear puppet and princess (Jan. 15, 10am – 12pm)
- Learn about Antarctica engineering
- Explore ice cave habitats
- Investigate snowflake science
- Silkscreen a print or special keepsake
- Go on a scavenger hunt
Ice Royalty presented by Emerald Kingdom Parties.
Snowshoeing activity presented by The Olympia Mountaineers.