2016 Museum Happenings
CHANGING EXHIBIT GALLERY: This Gallery rotates every six months
RESTORATION LEARNING CENTER: Open to the Public, for Group Tours, School/Camp Field Trips
MUSEUM IS AVAILABLE TO HOST YOUR SPECIAL OCCASION, HOLIDAY PARTY, WEDDING, OR EVENT, Group Tours,
School Field Trips, Camp Programs and more!
TAKING RESERVATIONS YEAR-ROUND.
MAY May is National Bicycle & Transportation Month
May 5 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
May 8 HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY – BOGO (Buy One Get One Admission FREE)
May 14 Heavy Equipment Petting Zoo – Outside activities FREE – 10am – 3pm
May 18 International Museum Day – Discounted admission – Seniors $6, Adults $7
May 21 Dutch Dubbers VW Car Show – 10am – 3pm – Museum parking lot
Arm Forces Day – Show Military ID and get in FREE
May 22 Chessboard Game Day – Bring in your chess sets and play from 12:30pm – 4pm
May 29 Wear RED, WHITE or BLUE and received $1.00 off admission
June 2 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
June 4 Eddie Sachs Memorial Award Slot Car Race – 10am – 2pm
June 18-19 HOODS UP WEEKEND On selected vehicles – Celebrate Father’s Day with Dad by bringing
him to see what’s under the hoods at the museum.
June 19 HAPPY FATHER’S DAY – Enjoy Hoods Up & BOGO (Buy One Get One Admission FREE)
June 25 Celebrate summer with BOGO scoop of Ice Cream in the 1950’s HubCap Cafe
July 2 BOGO – Buy One Get One Admission FREE by wearing RED, WHITE & BLUE
July 4 Museum Closed – Happy 4th of July
July 7 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
July 10 Celebrating National Ice Cream Month – Children 12 & Under FREE. Ice Cream Sundaes – $4.00
July 30 Teacher Preview Tour Day – Teacher’s FREE with ID – 11am-1pm – Reservations suggested
August 4 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
August 27 Car “TUNES” Along the Waterfront – 11am – 3 pm – bring your beach chairs, pop-up tents, blankets, picnic lunch, dancing sneakers and enjoy the tunes of DJ Jimbo. The Waterfront is beginning to come to life with development. Come and enjoy the start of our future growth. Reservations preferred by calling 610-432-4200 x14. Outdoor Event FREE. Museum Admission discounted to Buy One Get One FREE.
Sept. 5 Museum Closed – Labor Day
Sept. 8 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
Sept. 10 11:00am – 4:00pm Cars, Corks, and Chocolate – Enjoy Classic Cars, Sample Wine, Chocolates, Music & More!
Sept. 24 Smithsonian Museum Day – FREE ADMISSION to participating museums (including AOW) with “COUPON” – visit www.smithsonianmag.com and print out coupon. COUPON A MUST!
October 6 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
October 7 Breast Cancer Awareness – Wear Pink – BOGO (Buy One Get One Admission FREE)
October 9 FIRE PREVENTION DAY – Classic and Modern fire equipment on site. Safety Square programs 1pm – 2:30pm
October 15 First Annual Toy & Model Car Show – 10am – 4pm
October 30 TRUNK OR TREATING – 1pm – 3pm. Gather up your miniature ghost and goblins and head over to America On Wheels for Trunk or Treating. Children will enjoy a Halloween Scavenger Hunt. Decorate your own treat bag. Children 12 & under FREE.
2016 HOLIDAY TRAIN DISPLAY
November 25 to December 31, 2016
November 3 Seniors 62+ FREE the First Thursday of every month
November Stay Tuned for the official date: The Annual Dorney Park & Mahoning Valley Reunion
November 25 11:00 am – The Comedy Magic of Joseph Keppel *Reservations Suggested
November 26 11:00 am & 1:00 pm – Robin & Jim – Holiday Tunes and songs of the 50’s www.robinandjimduo.com
November 27 1:00pm – Storyteller Ingrid Bohn *Reservations Suggested http://iubtheater.wix.com/ingrid-b-storyteller
December 1 Seniors FREE 62 & Over
December 3 Texas Roadhouse (Trexlertown) – FREE Children’s Meal Coupons to the First 100 Children
December 4 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm – Model Train Scavenger Hunt and Steam Engine Demonstration (Outside – Weather permitting)
December 6 3:00 pm-8:00 pm – Scout/Community Day – FREE admission to Boy/Girl Scouts who wear their uniform. Children 12 & Under FREE. SANTA on Site. Open to the Public
December 10 11:00 am –3:00 pm – Enjoy Holiday Songs by DJ Jimbo
December 11 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm – LEGO Holiday Ornament – Create Clay Keepsake Holiday Ornaments using LEGO Bricks as Stamps *Reservations Suggested
December 17 11:00 am – 3:00 pm – Matchbox Car Racing Ramp Day
December 18 1:00 pm – Christmas Marionettes and Elves Meet the Mock Turtle Marionettes and make your own Christmas Elf for The Holiday Season *Reservations Suggested
December 26 10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Trains Running SPECIAL for Holiday. Museum will be OPEN on MONDAY to continue to celebrate the Holiday Train Display
December 29 11:30 am – 3:30 pm – Big Dipper New Year’s Eve Daytime Party for the whole family *Reservations Suggested
*For Activities with Reservations Suggested call 610-432-4200 x 14
Click here to print the 2016 Calendar of Events