KUSC Kids Discovery Day

Join us for the Orange County debut of the wildly popular KUSC Kids Discovery Day at the Bowers Museum! This colorful, family-friendly music festival includes live concert performances by artists from Backhausdance, Pacific Chorale, Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra, Philharmonic Society of Orange County, Orange County High School for the Arts, and more! Other highlights of the day include the Instrument Petting Zoo, arts and crafts, and a live KUSC radio broadcast from 9 AM – 1 PM. Meet KUSC hosts Brian Lauritzen, Jennifer Miller, and John Van Driel!
Ticketed Event: Free festival. General admission to the Bowers Museum is free on Festival Sundays for Members and Santa Ana residents. Kids under 18 are free and can bring their adults along for a discounted $10 admission to the museum.

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Key Courtyard 
10 AM Orange County Youth Symphony String Quartet

Norma Kershaw Auditorium
11 AM Orange County School of the Arts Ensembles
12 PM Pacific Symphony Wind Quintet
1 PM Pacific Chorale Ensemble
2 PM Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra String Quartet
2:30 PM Cal State Fullerton University Singers
3 PM Orange County Youth Symphony String Quartet

John M. Lee Court
12:30 PM Backhausdance

Key Courtyard
Bowers Museum arts and crafts tables

John M. Lee Court
Mask-making with South Coast Repertory
Anatomy of a Violin 101 with Thomas Metzler Violins

Singing Puppets with Pacific Chorale

Huang Sculpture Garden 
Philharmonic Society of Orange County Instrument Petting Zoo

Event details

June 2, 2019 10:00 am - 3:30 pm


2002 North Main Street
Santa Ana, California 92706
TEL: 714.567.3600

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Bowers Hours

Tuesday - Sunday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed on:
Fourth of July
New Year's Day