Join Discovery Gateway’s Bumble Bee Bash
Fundraiser • Family event features dinner, entertainment, silent auction and more.
Published: April 13, 2012 08:35AM
Updated: April 13, 2012 08:35AM
Lennie Mahler | Tribune file photo Hailee Shaw plays with the plastic balls and contraptions in The Garden at Discovery Gateway.

Have you heard the buzz? The third annual Bumble Bee Bash is Thursday, April 19, at Discovery Gateway.

The event, designed for the entire family, will feature dancing, acrobatic performers, live music, dinner, face painters, balloon artists and the best of Discovery Gateway programming. Scheduled performers include the Joe Muscolino Band and Cirque de la Soul.

The fund raiser will include a silent auction that’s also aimed at the entire family, with toys, family activities, getaways and gourmet food.

Discovery Gateway, in The Gateway, offers 60,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on fun, workshops, programs, and exhibits for the whole family.

Proceeds from the Bumble Bee Bash support Discovery Gateway’s educational hands-on programming and exhibits.

Bumble Bee Bash

When: Thursday, April 19, 5:30-9 p.m.

Where: Discovery Gateway, 444 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets: $25 for a single ticket, $115 for a family ticket (for two adults and up to four children), available at Discovery Gateway or at