The Mamas Network and New York Hall of Science Present Second Annual Mamas Expo
As Queens becomes one of the fastest growing hotspots for New York City families, The Mamas Network proudly presents the 2012 Mama’s Expo, a premiere event for parents and their children at the New York Hall of Science on May 5.
Open to all parents, expectant moms, and children ages 0-5, attendees will have unprecedented, insider access to some of the best local services, specialists and products currently available for families in Queens and throughout the boroughs of New York City.
From finding new local classes and schools, to the best innovative products and retail stores, parents will receive an exclusive look at all of the new resources available to make sure they are in-the-know!
The event is sponsored by Music Together in the City, Britax, Birth Day Presence, SweetPea 3, Click and Improve and SchoolBook.
Parents will enjoy:
When: Saturday, May 5 10 am – 5 pm
Where: New York Hall of Science – 47-01 111th Street Queens, NY 11368
Ticket Price: Tickets will go on sale on March 30, 2012 and can be purchased online at www.queensmamas.com/expo or www.nysci.org/visit/expo until May 4, 2012. The Mama’s Expo All Access Ticket includes all-day admission to New York Hall of Science, access to the Mama’s Expo and events, access to New York’s largest Science Playground, plus one round of Rocket Park Mini Golf.
Mama’s Expo Advance Access Ticket:
$17 Adult (18+)
$13 Child (2-17), Student (w/ID), Senior (62+)/ Under 2 Free
$40 VIP Admission
Tickets will be available for purchase at the door for full price of $19 for adults, $15 for children.
Tickets includes general admission for one, access to the Mama’s Expo, one ticket to Science Playground and one any-time voucher for Mini-Golf (valid for one round of Rocket Park Mini-Golf. Expires June 5, 2012)
A limited number of Mama’s Expo VIP Tickets are available for online advance purchase only. VIP tickets are $40 per person* and include all components of the Advance Access, Ticket PLUS an exclusive gift bag including a children’s MP3 player, play mat, toys, amples and exclusive gifts for parents worth over $200. To purchase VIP tickets, please visit www.queensmamas.com/expo or www.nysci.org/event/mamas-expo. Pay one price for adults, children, students, seniors.
Expo Membership Offer:
NYSCI Family Premium Membership can be purchased for $100 and includes free entry into the expo, as well as a year of free unlimited admission to NYSCI for two adults and up to six children, free parking, discounts in the Science Shop and on educational programs, plus reciprocal admission to over 300 science centers and 200 children’s museums.
About The Mamas Network
The Mamas Network is a series of online resources and social communities built by parents for parents including websites, events, and social media hubs. By using local experts and real parent reviews we have built a community where parents can connect. The Mamas Network includes Queens Mamas, Brooklyn Mamas, Long Island Mamas, and the 2012 Mamas Expo.
About Queens Mamas
Part of The Mamas Network, Queens Mamas is the online resource and social community built by parents for parents where they can connect with their neighborhood. We use local Queens experts and real parent reviews to give the inside scoop on what is the best in your borough. Queens Mamas focuses on all things Queens. Events, local businesses, resources in Queens, classes, parks, schools, you name it!
About the New York Hall of Science
The New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations and design spaces that explain science, technology, engineering and math. A visit to NYSCI is a hands-on, energetic educational experience where you can indulge your curiosity and nurture your creativity.
NYSCI offers professional development for teachers, produces curricula and resources for classrooms, and studies how technology, gaming and play affect how we learn. NYSCI was founded at the 1964-65 World’s Fair and has evolved into New York’s center for interactive science serving a half million students, teachers, and families each year.
From April through June, NYSCI is open 9:30 am – 2 pm Monday – Thursday, 9:30 am – 5 pm on Friday, and 10 am – 6 pm on weekends. Admission is $11 for adults and $8 for children (ages 2-17), college students with valid ID, and seniors (62+).
For directions, and other information, visit www.nysci.org or call 718-699-0005.
For more information about The Mama’s Expo, or for press attendance, please contact: email@example.com.