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Check out the EMP calendar for lectures, music performances, opening exhibit events and more!

  • DECEMBER EVENTS

    • 4 SUNDAY

      Doctor Wholidays

      6:30pm-11:00pm

      Sunday, December 4

      Get a head start planning your trip across space and time at Doctor Wholidays!

      We're announcing Christmas in July, and putting tickets on sale early as a special save the date for our annual December celebration of BBC's iconic series, Doctor Who! We want to make sure the many Whovian…

  • NOVEMBER EVENTS

    There are no events this month

  • OCTOBER EVENTS

    • 1 SATURDAY

      Saturday, October 1 - Monday, October 31

      Join EMP for a month of spine-chilling events, ghostly food and drink specials, and horrifying fun at the museum. All month adults in costume receive $5 off museum admission on weekends and kids 12 and under get in free on October 30.

      Haunted Happy Hours

      Enjoy frightful drink special…

    • 8 SATURDAY

      Saturday, October 8

      Escape from the Upside Down dimension, hop on your bike, and follow Eleven’s tracks to EMP for our Stranger Things­-inspired Haunted Happy Hour.

      It’s your turn to try and defeat the dreaded, multi-headed demogorgon through Dungeons & Dragons tabletop gameplay! Plus, enjoy drink sp…

      Campout Cinema: The Thing

      8:00pm (doors 7:00pm)

      Saturday, October 8

      In John Carpenter’s take of the 1950s classic, The Thing (1982), a group of research scientists in remote Antarctica must battle against a vicious alien creature before it picks them off one by one.

    • 13 THURSDAY

      Thursday, October 13

      Three witch sisters return to Salem on Halloween night to exact their revenge in this Campout Cinema screening of Hocus Pocus (1993).

    • 15 SATURDAY

      Saturday, October 15

      Join us at EMP for this spooky '90s homage featuring phat jams, drink specials, clips from super fly movies, giveaways, trivia, and more!

      For even more '90s fun, stick around after the happy hour for Campout Cinema: Hocus Pocus (21+).

      Campout Cinema: Hocus Pocus

      8:00pm (doors 7:00pm)

      Saturday, October 15

      Three witch sisters return to Salem on Halloween night to exact their revenge in this Campout Cinema screening of Hocus Pocus (1993).

    • 16 SUNDAY

      Sunday, October 16

      Three witch sisters return to Salem on Halloween night to exact their revenge in this Campout Cinema screening of Hocus Pocus (1993).

    • 22 SATURDAY

      Saturday, October 22

      Dive into EMP Museum for a night of ghastly amusement and hair-raising fun at our annual Fashionably Undead Prom.

    • 28 FRIDAY

      Friday, October 28

      Join EMP for this unique, interactive movie-watching experience which combines live comedy, B-movie clichés, and a high-stakes bingo competition.

      Campout Cinema: Carrie

      8:00pm (doors 7:00pm)

      Friday, October 28

      Relive the most memorable prom scene in history at this Campout Cinema screening of Carrie (1976).

      Based on Stephen K…

    • 30 SUNDAY

      Howl-O-Ween

      11:00am-2:00pm

      Sunday, October 30

      Round up your super heroes, fairies, and tiny goblins for this family-friendly trick-or-treating extravaganza at the museum.

      Produced by EMP's Youth Advisory Board, this s…

  • SEPTEMBER EVENTS

    • 1 THURSDAY

      Nindies@Night

      8:00pm-midnight

      Thursday, September 1

      For the second year, Nintendo will kick off its PAX West activities with an event celebrating indie gaming at EMP.

      The event is free and open to the public and will give people a chance to sample playable and anticipated video games from the Nindie community.

      Playable games include …

    • 8 THURSDAY

      Star Trek 50

      10:00am-5:00pm

      Thursday, September 8

      EMP is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic franchise with a day of family-friendly daytime activities highlighting our newest exhibit, Star Trek: Exploring …

    • 15 THURSDAY

      Thursday, September 15

      Mixed media artist Nicole Appell will highlight our World of WearableArt™ exhibition in a whole new way through this arts-focused workshop created especially for homeschool students.

      Each student will design, construct, and embellish their own wearable sculpture in the form of a hat. …

    • 17 SATURDAY

      Seattle Mini Maker Faire

      10:00am-5:00pm

      Saturday, September 17 - Sunday, September 18

      Explore what the maker movement is all about at this family-friendly festival celebrating makers in our region and the do-it-yourself and do-it-together spirit.

  • AUGUST EVENTS

    • 22 MONDAY

      Advanced Music Program

      9:00am-4:00pm

      Monday, August 22 - Friday, August 26

      Rain City Rock Camp for Girls AMP at EMP is an advanced music program for female-identified teens* ages 14-19 with prior music experience.

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