Third Thursday: Retro Game Night


June 20, 2024 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Enjoy after-hours exhibition access and rediscover the joy of some classic games.

Event Details

Join us after work every Third Thursday for special extended Museum hours from 5 to 7 p.m.! Explore the exhibitions, enjoy food and drinks in The Star Cafe, and connect to the story of Texas. Different activities are offered each month. Museum garage parking is free after 5 p.m.

Get ready to gather your friends, roll the dice, and groove to the beats of a live DJ at our Retro Game Night. Revisit some of the classic tabletop games including Monopoly, Scrabble, Pictionary, and Clue; or leap into the future and try your hand at a fully immersive VR experience featuring the classic videogame TETRIS.

Whether you’re a seasoned strategist or a casual player, you’ll find plenty of options to suit your tastes and skill level.

All activities are included in the price of exhibition admission. Onsite exhibition admission ticket sales end at 6:50 p.m.

Featured Activities:

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

  • Gather your friends and select a game from our diverse collection for players of all ages and skill levels.
  • Indulge your creative spirit and step back in time with our Retro Craft Corner, where vintage-inspired DIY crafts await.
  • You’ll be spending the night having some old-fashioned fun, so it’s only fitting you drink the same way. Enjoy a classic Old Fashioned from The Star Cafe.
  • Groove to the beat with our live DJ spinning retro tunes and remixes from EPIC Entertainment.
About Public Programs

Public programs at the Bullock Museum explore relevant history and celebrate the culture that has shaped our modern world. Through engaging discussions, live performances, and experiential activities visitors are invited to see local connections and discover how Texas fits into a broader national story.

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Help us continue to share the story of Texas with a tax-deductible donation.

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The Bullock Museum, a division of the Texas State Preservation Board, is funded by Museum members, donors, and patrons, the Texas State History Museum Foundation, and the State of Texas.