Spooky Science - Discovery Cube OC Spooky Science - Discovery Cube OC

Spooky Science

*Weekends in October

Spend this Halloween season dressed up and ready to explore at Discovery Cube’s Spooky Science exhibit! Throughout the month of October, Discovery Cube invites guests to enter the fantastical world of wizards and dragons! Discover enchanting chemistry in the “Wizard of Ooze” stage show, observe and analyze characteristics of real and mythical creatures, and join in on the costume parade. Along with the programming above, the Cube will host five special costume themed weekends sure to make the little ghouls, goblins and witches scream with excitement!

Don’t miss these festive activities on the weekends:

October 1 & 2 – Super Hero Weekend

Guests are encouraged to dress in their favorite Superman, Wonder Woman or Avengers costume as Discovery Cube celebrates all super heroes

October 8 & 9 – Animal Science Weekend

Learn about spooky animals, like rodents and flying insects during this weekend. From rats to mosquitoes, learn the science behind these animals unique traits and how they impact the world we live in. Guests are encouraged to dress up as their favorite animal kingdom creature!

October 15 & 16 – Community Leaders Weekend

Discovery Cube pays homage to the local community service members and leaders who help make our world a better place. From police officers and fire fighters, to community leaders and public servants, hear their stories and ask questions, plus come dressed in real life hero gear!

Participants include:

October 22 & 23 – Sci-Fi Weekend

Visit the Cube dressed as your favorite sci-fi character and visit with the R2-D2 club, plus many other space and sci-fi enthusiasts.

October 29-31 – Halloween Weekend

Wear your favorite Halloween costume and participate in the Spooky Science activities, watch the Wizard of Ooze stage show, learn about turtles and snakes, and more!

*All Spooky Science activities are included in general admission. Programming and schedule subject to change without notice.


Open Daily: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Discovery Cube is open daily except for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Save time by purchasing your tickets online!

Tickets can also be purchased upon arrival at the Discovery Cube entrance.


2500 N. Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Alternate transportation options are available via OCTA and Metrolink.