Special Events & Special Hours

Mark your Calendars for these Special Events!

Celebrate Art Weekend

January 25 – 27

Wisconsin Children’s Museums around the state are ready to have imaginations run wild on January 25-27 for the Celebrate Art Weekend. Each Museum will have various programs that encourage creative exploration, discovery and art!

The BFK will have art-focused programs all weekend long including storytelling, community art projects and more!


Diversity Discovery Free Day

February 10, 12 pm – 5 pm

This free admission day will have local diversity non-profits and community groups with hands-on activities for families to learn, discover and celebrate what makes our community unique!

Are you interested in being a community partner for this event? Let us know!


Dr. Seuss Week

February 26 – March 2

Are you ready for Fox in Sox, Cat in the Hat and Hop on Pop?┬áCome celebrate one of our favorite storytellers! We’ll have Dr. Seuss stories and programs all week long!


Pizza with Pete

March 28 & 29, $12.50 per person, $5 per Member

Everyone’s favorite cat it visiting! We’ll have Pete the Cat storytimes and activities, plus pizza!

Tickets go on sale March 1.


Financial Literacy Free Day

March 31, 12 pm – 5 pm

We’ll be learning all about dollars and cents at this free admission day!

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BFK special hours:

Munchkin Morning – BFK open at 8 am

January 8

This is a special early morning time for our youngest visitors (ages 0-3) and their adults.


Early Morning at the BFK – open at 8 am (Slime Time at 8:30!)

January 9


Munchkin Morning – BFK open at 8 am

February 12

This is a special early morning time for our youngest visitors (ages 0-3) and their adults .


Early Morning at the BFK – open at 8 am (Slime Time at 8:30!)

February 13


Munchkin Morning – BFK open at 8 am

March 12

This is a special early morning time for our youngest visitors (ages 0-3) and their adults.


Early Morning at the BFK – open at 8 am (Slime Time at 8:30!)

March 13

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