Nutcracker, Dora and More at The Strong!

Arts and Entertainment

October 17, 2012

From: The Strong Museum
A Christmas Carol, The Nutcracker, Little Red Riding Hood and the National Toy Hall of Fame Celebration all in the month of November at the National Museum of Play at The Strong!

The Nutcracker and Christmas Carol meet Little Red Riding Hood at the National Museum of Play on Veterans Day, November 12: Preview magical holiday classics by costumed cast members from the Rochester City Ballet and Geva Theatre Center, and meet Little Red Riding Hood artist Nancy Wiley. For more details: Christmas Carol

Meet Dora and Diego at Animal Adventure Weekend November 10 & 11: ¡Vámonos! Meet the famous duo from Nickelodeon's hit preschool series in conjunction with the new Dora & Diego Let's Explore! exhibit currently on view. Plus, gather round for stories by Hispanic performance artist Annette Ramos, and much more. For details: Meet Dora & Diego

National Toy Hall Celebration Weekend November 17 & 18: Roll over Hot Wheels. Make room Raggedy Ann and Andy! Get ready to welcome this year's newly honored toys into the National Toy Hall of Fame. The newest honorees will be announced at a special induction ceremony on Thursday, November 15, at 10:30 a.m. In honor of the induction, museum guests are invited to join in a National Toy Hall of Fame Weekend Celebration. For details: Toy Hall Weekend.