Kids’ and Families

Kids’ Explorers Club:  Bring the kids’ (ages 6 to 12) for a great week of tours and fun in the Kids’ Explorer Club.  Games, crafts, swimming, and trips; every day is packed with fun.  Breakfast, lunch and snack included.  Open Sunday from 6:30 PM until 9:00 PM, Monday through Thursday from 8:15 AM to 5:00 PM, and on Friday from 8:15 AM until after the banquet.

Participants must register and pay the convention administrative fee before attending any events.  Discounted tickets for events may be purchased on the pre-registration form.

The Rules, Please Read: 

Parents must accompany kids’ to their first Kids’ Explorer Club event to sign required permission forms.  Necessary medications must be supplied each day.  Kids’ Explorer Club cannot accept participants who are medically fragile.  Parents will be expected to remove children who exhibit uncontrollable or highly inappropriate behavior.
Have questions?  Contact Janet Dickelman, ACB Convention Chair, at 651-428-5059.

Kids’ Explorers Club Activities

Sunday, July 13, Royale 8
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM: Kids’ Explorers Club
Meet Kids’ Club leaders and play games.  Snacks included.
Monday, July 14, Royale 8
8:15 AM - 5:00 PM: Kids’ Explorers Club $15 ($20)
Sponsored by ACB Families.  At Pump It Up, kids’ will jump, slide and have a blast at this awesome indoor play space.  With a vertical Velcro jumper wall, 2 huge slides, an obstacle course, and a bounce house, this place is a ton of fun!  Includes breakfast, lunch, swimming, and games.
Tuesday, July 15, Royale 8
8:15 AM - 5:00 PM: Kids’ Explorers Club $15 ($20)
Discovery Children’s Museum offers over 100 hands-on exhibits on a variety of topics including arts, science, and culture.  Includes breakfast, lunch, swimming, and games.
Wednesday, July 16, Royal 8
8:15 AM - 5:00 PM: Kids’ Explorers Club $15 ($20)
Watch cool music videos and bowl to today’s hits at Red Rock Lanes.  Includes breakfast, lunch, swimming, games.
Thursday, July 17, Royal 8
8:15 AM - 5:00 PM: Kids’ Explorers Club $20($25)
At Circus Circus, Adventuredome features roller coasters and other rides, a climbing wall, mini golf, clown shows and arcade.  Includes breakfast, lunch, and swimming.
Friday, July 18, Royale 8
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM: Shark Reef $15 ($20)
Sharks, sharks and more sharks!  Come to the Shark Reef to see not only sharks, but a komodo dragon and green sea turtles.  The Shark Reef also has a “touch pool” with stingrays and horseshoe crabs in a 2,500-gallon saltwater interactive touch exhibit.  See sharks of all sizes from a 12-foot nurse shark to 1 1/2-foot baby zebra shark.