Fun Things to Do This Week
Looking for something to do this week? Here are the top events for the week of Nov. 11-17:
Watch this astronomical event as Mercury passes in front of the Sun. Live images will be streamed into the Tellus Theater, and special shows will be shown in the Bentley Planetarium at 8 and 9 a.m. Nov. 11.
Explore featured exhibits, and enjoy a festival-like atmosphere celebrating innovation and creativity with the theme of “Harvest.” Nov. 13.
Candy manufacturer Willy Wonka is offering a free tour and a lifetime supply of candy to five golden ticket winners. Nov. 15-17.
Experience this interactive wonderland with live performances, state-of-the-art technology and more. Nov. 15-Jan. 5.
Indoor/outdoor rink in a botanical setting with real ice. Nov. 15-Feb. 23.
Take photos with Santa and enjoy refreshments and entertainment by the Jingle Bell Dancers. Nov. 16.
G scale choo-choo trains and a holiday trolley chug along seven tracks on this landscaped mountain layout with tunnels, a lake, bridges, a holiday workshop and more. Nov. 16-Jan. 5.