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Pirate Day (1)

Pirate Day

Saturday, January 20, 2018, from 10am – 2pm

Avast me hearties! Set sail for a swashbuckling adventure at Fernbank’s Pirate Day! You’ll be a landlubber no more when you navigate pirate-themed crafts, games and more. Pirate costumes encouraged!

Scheduled Activities*

Atlanta Pirates and Wenches Guild
Keep an eye out for special guests from this guild of local pirate enthusiasts.

LEGO® Pirate Ship Building
Discover engineering as you create pirate ships with LEGO® Bricks and a Master Model Builder.
Provided by LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta

Pirate Hook Craft
Wee pirates are invited to make their own hooks from cups and tin foil in this craft.

Pirate Name Generator
Don’t be a scallywag! Ye needs a proper pirate name and we’ll give you one.

Pirate Playlist
Show off your sea legs as you party to these pirate tunes.

Pirate Tattoo Parlor
Because every proper pirate needs a tattoo.

Walk the Plank Game
Arrrgh! Only the bravest pirates are up to this test of balance.

Tadpole Tales
11:30am, Naturalist Center
Wee mateys will enjoy a story with a Fernbank’s crew along with a special activity or song featuring Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs by Giles Andreae and illustrated by Russell Ayto.

Cost: Included with Museum admission. Members free.

Mark your calendars for Meet Your Microbes, on Saturday, February 10.

*Activities are from 10am – 2pm in the Great Hall unless otherwise noted and are subject to change without notice.