Summer Splash! Gala August 26, 2022

Alfresco Fun! Join us under the twinkle lights to support our Access Programs.

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Summer Splash! Gala

Event Chairs: Alexis & Justin Erickson

Alexis & Justin Erickson

An Evening of Alfresco Fun!

Friday, Aug. 26, 2022 • 6–10 p.m.

  • Craft cocktails, wine & brew, grilled salmon & steak, fresh summer sides
  • Lush dessert bar featuring minty treats
  • Enjoy jazzy Americana rock with Kate & Owen

The Summer Splash! Gala is the annual fundraiser for the Hands On Children’s Museum’s free and reduced Access Programs. Our Access Programs ensure that every child gets to play, learn, and make priceless family memories. One-third of all visitors benefit from free or reduced admission.

Limited space is available. Call Heidi at (360) 956-0818 ext. 163 or email


Silent Auction

Join us online for the virtual Silent Auction, August 19–27. Choose from a variety of specialty items to bid on including custom artwork, fabulous get-a-ways, delicious dinners, relaxing spa packages, and so much more.


Make a Donation

Your gifts inspire creativity, curiosity and create special family memoriesYour support funds free curiosity kits, field trips, First Friday Nights, discounts for military, first responder, and foster families, and dozens of other Access Programs. The request for free or reduced admission is higher now than ever before.

Gala Donation
Silkscreen a bandana

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