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Amazon Adventure Day - May 27 2017

Amazon Adventure Day

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Embark on an Amazonian adventure to discover the wonders of the jungle. Enjoy rainforest-themed crafts, games and hands-on activities that highlight the inhabitants and history of the region.

Inspired by the new giant screen film Amazon Adventure 3D.

Scheduled Activities*
Parrot Productions
Discover some of the most magnificent creatures of the Amazon region – parrots! Get up close with over 15 species of live parrots.

Pipe Cleaner Snakes
Snakes are abundant in the Amazon rainforest. Create a not-so-slimy one from pipe cleaners and beads.

Temporary Rainforest Tattoos
Get your favorite critter on your hand or arm.

Conservation Station
It's important to keep our rainforests healthy. Write down what you'll do to help conserve them.

Amazon Obstacle Course
Discover the inhabitants of the Amazon in this exciting game.

Rain Makers
Create and take home the soothing sounds of the rainforest with this craft.

Crocodile Ring Toss
Test your hand-eye coordination with a crocodile.

Levels of the Rainforest

Learn about the ecosystems that thrive at each level of the rainforest.

Amazon Adventure 3D
10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, Giant Screen Theater
Experience the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates' fascinating 11-year journey through the Amazon rainforest.

Treetop Tales
11:45am, Kendeda Pavilion, WildWoods
Enjoy a rainforest-themed tale surrounded by Fernbank's wildlife-inhabited woodlands featuring Noisy Frog Sing-Along by John Himmelman.

Cost: Special activities included with Museum admission and free for members. Separate ticket purchase required for film admission.

Mark your calendars for our next family adventure day, Ice Age Fest on Saturday, June 17.

*Unless noted, all activities are offered 10am to 2pm in the Great Hall. Schedule subject to change without notice.