MMNS Events

Cajun Christmas

Friday, December 08, 2017

Time: 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Location: MDWFP's Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

County: Hinds

For more information please contact the Visitor Information Specialist at 601-576-6000 or by email at .


Enjoy an interactive storytelling of The Cajun Night Before Christmas with Papa Noel, encounter swamp animals and get Mardi Gras beads from the Christmas Gator, make Cajun Christmas crafts and conduct experiments about snow including Olaf, Mr. Bingle, and Instant Snow, write letters to Santa and take your photo with him, listen to holiday music with Bryan Ledford & the Accumulators, see Santa dive in the aquariums, and stroll the Blissful Christmas Light Trail in the native plant garden!

Gumbo and other food will be available for purchase from Saltine.


Admission: $6.00 for adults  $4.00 for children ages 3 and up. Under 3 are FREE.  Museum members are FREE.


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