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Superhero Day

Superhero Day

Sunday, June 19, 2016            

Join us for a day of super fun celebrating hero dads. Come dressed as your favorite superhero and enjoy a day of games, hands-on activities and more. Costumes encouraged.

Special Offer: FREE Museum admission for dads and for community superheroes (firefighters, police officers, military and EMTs) in uniform.*

Scheduled Activities**

Superhero Costume Contest
Registration open noon – 3pm, Entry Level (near spiral staircase) 
Show off your super costume and register for our super costume contest. Prizes will be awarded for “Best Overall Kid’s Costume” and “Best Family.” Be sure to join us in the Great Hall at 3:30 pm when DJ-M announces the winners.

Shout Out Entertainment featuring DJ-M 
Noon – 4pm, Great Hall
Enjoy high energy, kid-friendly entertainment. DJ-M’s unique blend of kids’music and Top 40 will have the whole Museum dancing.  

DeKalb County Fire Department
Parking Lot (times tentative, based on the call of duty)
Meet real life community superheroes—firefighters! Get a close up look at a fire truck, ask questions and don’t be disheartened if these hometown heroes get called away to fulfill their superhero duties.

Supersaurus
Noon – 4pm, Great Hall
Here he comes to save the day! Be on the lookout for Fernbank’s own superhero, Supersaurus (aka our Giggy A. Dinosaur mascot).

Superhero Spirit Animal
Noon – 4pm, Great Hall 
Discover the super powers of the superhero animal within you.

Costumed Characters presented by Terminus Media
Noon – 4pm, Great Hall 
It’s a bird, it’s a plane—it’s some of your favorite heroes and maybe even a villain or two. Don’t forget to bring your camera for photo opportunities.

Make Your Own Mask Craft
Noon – 4pm, Great Hall
Your secret superhero identity won’t be revealed thanks to this craft.

Super Spider Maze
Noon – 4pm, Great Hall
Do you have the super agility of a spider? Find out as you navigate this maze and collect items from the amazing storage spaces of the web.

Bombardier Beetle Boiler
Noon – 4 pm, Great Hall
Save the residents of Beetleburbia as you defend against praying mantis villains in this bean bag toss game.

Cost: All Superhero Day activities are included with Museum admission. Members always free.

*Limit 1 per person. Not valid with any other offer or discount. Valid 6/19/16 for Museum admission only. IMAX® tickets must be purchased separately. You must ask for this offer at the Box Office.

**All activities are subject to change without notice. 

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Photos from Superhero Day 2015