Special Events

Free Friday Night

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Free Friday Night

The Second Friday of every month, all year round! Open to all ages; completely free of charge.

Next FFN: April 14th

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Fun for the whole family

Friday nights at the Children’s museum are pure magic! Play and learn as you explore our permanent and traveling exhibits. We’ll be serving pizza for $1 a slice, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Tarantino’s Pizzeria.

Dash and Splash Family Fun Run

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Dash & Splash 2017

Saturday, June 3rd in beautiful Bogert Park

Your favorite family fun run!
3K Kids’ Challenge
& 5K Race

Click here for info & registration.

June 4, 2016, Bozeman, MT USA.  during the Thrive and Children's Museum of Bozeman's Dash and Splash 3k and 5k run, including the Girls on the Run event, at Meadowlark Elementary School. Mandatory Credit: Paul Bussi-www.idealphotography.com

2016 Race Day Results

Click here for race results!

Sweet Pea Festival

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CMB’s Lemonade Stand

Join us for lemonade & popcorn Friday, August 4th through Sunday, August 6th!
Help us make a big splash at Sweet Pea!  We’ll be peddling delicious and refreshing Lemonade at the festival again this year, and need your support.


Lend a Hand

Stop by our booth for a tall glass (or two!) of tarty sweetness, or – better yet – volunteer to work the booth! Sign up for two or more 3-hour shifts selling lemonade to thirsty festival-goers and we’ll pay for your wristband! Call the museum at 522-9087 to sign up today!

Family Trivia Night!

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Saturday, October 15th

…at the Lindley Center from 5-8pm! Click here for tickets.

Mark your calendars for Bozeman’s favorite family friendly trivia night! We’ll have fun family entertainment, trivia with great prizes, catering by Victory Taco, and an ice cream sundae bar! Sincere thanks to our event sponsors: Modern Woodmen of America and Bridger Brewing.

Golden Ticket Raffle

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4th Annual Golden Ticket Raffle

It’s the Golden Ticket Raffle, and you’ve got to be in it to win it.  Ten lucky winners will each choose the prize package of their dreams at our drawing on November 11th. Many thanks to all of our package sponsors for so generously supporting the programs and exhibits that make the Children’s Museum a favorite family destination. Everybody wins! *Open to MT residents only*


100 Tickets, $100 Each, 10 Winners

Click here to view our 2016 package winners!

Winter Wonderland

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Winter Break Activities

Stop by the museum during winter break & share in our holiday cheer! We’ll be busy pinning the nose on Rudolph, sipping hot chocolate, making fun winter crafts & exploring snowy science experiments.