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Past events

Friday,  December 8, 2017 | 7-11 PM| Ages 21+

We threw on our best ugly sweaters and partied at this event inspired by art, play and the holidays. Featuring a local DJ, open access to galleries and studios, tacos + donuts, cash bar, artisan vendors and more – we had a blast celebrating the holiday season!

Friday, April 7, 2017 | 7-11PM | Ages 21+

The New Children’s Museum threw it back to the 80s and 90s with our last Drink Play Create event: Flashback Friday! We celebrated our favorite eras with the greatest hits, signature cocktails, beer, grilled cheeses and our throwback-themed art show:¬†80s/90s POP Culture! Vendors included Modern Times, Lucha Libre, Cheesy Amigos, Pixter, Gelato Paradiso, Leaf Wedding Photography, and Mission Brewery.

Friday, December 9, 2016 | 7-10PM | Ages 21+

We threw on our best ugly sweaters and partied at this event inspired by art, play and the holidays. Featuring a local dj, open access to galleries and studios, food vendors, cash bar, free beer samplings, artisan vendors and more Рthis was an unforgettable night! Vendors included Amigobooth, Booty Bassment, Nomad Donuts, San Diego Made, San Diego Taco Company and Lani Coffee.

Accessibility Morning!

Join us Saturday, August 25th from 8:00am to 9:30am for a variety of high-sensory activities and designated sensory-break zones. Our Accessibility Mornings give special needs families the opportunity to explore the Museum with comfort and safety before the Museum opens to the general public. Register here!