Daily Activities

  • Creative Craft Centers
  • Exhibitors and Demonstrations
  • Kids' Play Area
  • Roaming Costume Characters

Daily Activities

The KidShow Kids Counter features make your own sundae, activities, crafts and more.  Check out our schedule and visit the Kids Counter at the top of the Food Court!

Saturday, March 25, 2017
10am-12pm Lakeshore Learning Make and Take Craft
12pm-2pm Sundae Bar with Max & Erma’s
2pm-4pm Fun & Activity with Barnes and Noble
Craft & Stem/Steam Demos with Barnes and Noble
4pm-6pm Mentor Public Library Craft Activity

Sunday, March 26, 2017
12pm-2pm Lakeshore Learning Make and Take Craft
2pm-4pm Fun & Activity with Barnes and Noble
Craft & Stem/Steam Demos with Barnes and Noble
4pm-5pm Crafts with Mentor Ridge Middle School Art Club

Kidshow Special - Saturday Only (12pm - 3pm)

The KidShow is pleased to have Dr. U.R. AWESOME at this year’s event!

Gary Pearlman, also known as Dr. U.R. AWESOME has mastered the art of the bubble. He is the current Guinness World Record Holder in 2 categories (largest indoor/outdoor soap bubbles). He is also a skilled “bubbleologist” performing his award winning skills all over the world. Come get “bubbletized” by the doctor and you will find yourself encased in a huge bubble!

The Teddy Bear Clinic is Back!

Sponsored by Cleveland Clinic

Returning this year is the Teddy Bear Clinic with medical specialists from Cleveland Clinic Children’s. From 12-3pm each day, bears will be provided, one per child, and kids will learn firsthand with their bear what it is like to go to the doctor or hospital.

Snack Attack!

Saturday 10:30am; 12:00pm; 1:30pm; 3:00pm and 4:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm; 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm

If you are one of the lucky 100 people who are around the KidShow Entertainment Stage in front of Macy's at the time of an "attack" you will get a free snack. Look forward to chocolates, cookies, munchies and many more delicious treats!

Goody Bags!

Be one of the first 500 families to register at the Registration Center at the top of the Food Court on Saturday and you will get one of only 500 free KidShow goody bags and be entered into our drawing! One lucky bag will hold a red envelope with a one year family membership to Great Lakes Science Center.

Membership includes unlimited free general admission for one year, including the newest exhibit - BUILD IT! Engineering Fun One Brick at a Time, presented by ArcelorMittal. Stay Curious all year long!

The Family membership is good for 2 adults and up to 6 children. Additional bonuses to the membership are:

  • 1 year FREE unlimited admission to NASA Glenn Visitor Center and Steamship William G. Mather
  • FREE admission to special exhibits
  • FREE admission to 360+ science centers worldwide
  • Discounted member parking rate
  • 10% discount at the Science Store & Cafe
  • Discounts on camps, classes and workshops
  • Invitations to exclusive events
  • Monthly e-newsletter & members-only communications
Great Lakes Science Center

Attend the KidShow!
  • Saturday, March 25 -
    Sunday, March 26, 2017
  • Countdown to the KidShow!
  • Great Lakes Mall (Map/Directions)
    7850 Mentor Avenue, Mentor, Ohio
    Enter any mall entrance
  • FREE to everyone! No cost to attend!
  • Produced by ProMark
    (440) 974-1198
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