National Toy Hall of Fame Celebration Weekend
- Dates: November 12, 2016 - November 13, 2016
- Recurrence: Recurring daily
- Times: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.
- Admission: Age 2 and older $14, under age 2 free, members free. Fees subject to change.
- Location: The Strong Museum
- Address: One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607-3998
- Phone: (585) 263-2700
- Email: email@example.com
- Web Site: http://www.museumofplay.org
Honor the newly inducted toys and revel in a weekend of activities featuring puppets and the cardboard box. Create your own princess or puppy marionette to take home. Play with a variety of puppet toys donated by Folkmanis. Visit with a museum curator to learn about the history of puppets at 2 p.m. each day. Enjoy a musical performance of Toy Suite by Eastman School of Music students and professors. Saturday only, see incredible feats of skill performed by puppets in Circus on a String by Robert Rogers Puppet Company. Sunday only, delight in an original theater presentation of Cardboard Explosion! led by puppeteer Brad Shur. Included with general museum admission fees.