October 30, 2015 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Explore the Bullock after hours at this family-friendly Halloween extravaganza, featuring performances, games, interactive activities, art, and more.

Event Summary

This year's program will introduce children and their families to Texas "creepy crawlies" through activities and special screenings of Flight of the Butterflies in the IMAX Theatre. Show off your Halloween costume for a special prize while you:

  • Discover the creepy side of science with activities provided by Girlstart. Learn about nocturnal animals, climb into a portable planetarium, and much more!
  • See the biggest butterflies ever with giant butterfly bikes from the Austin Bike Zoo on the Lone Star Plaza.
  • See Flight of the Butterflies 3D for a special discounted rate of just $5. 
  • Decorate a bug jar to take home and catch your own creepy crawlies.
  • Make a wildflower seed ball to plant more flowers for butterflies and bees.
  • Hop in a creepy-crawly themed photo booth, try your hand at bug trivia, explore all three floors of exhibitions for free, and more!

Spooktacular 2015 is co-presented with Girlstart.