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Sensory Friendly Holiday events in Houston, TX

BlueSprig December 8, 2021

Are you and your family looking for sensory friendly holiday events to attend this year? Look no further! At BlueSprig, we understand it can be difficult to find sensory friendly events for your family members with ASD to attend, that’s why we are here to share a few local sensory friendly events, some are even holiday themed! Mark your calendars and get ready to have fun with your family!

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BlueSprig Clear Lake Sensory Friendly Holiday Event

Saturday, December 18, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

BlueSprig Clear Lake welcomes families for a sensory-friendly holiday event and the opportunity to take a picture with one of our therapists dressed as Santa!

This event is free and includes a complimentary photo to take home with you. Come and tour our clinic to enjoy sensory-friendly activities, treats, and more!

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Kids Wearing Virtual Reality Goggles

BlueSprig Woodlands South Sensory Friendly Virtual Reality Event

Saturday, December 18, 2021, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Virtual Reality plays an important role invocational and occupational education. Kids get more opportunities to practice essential skills and develop the brain through enhanced visual and immersive learning. Join us for this event where kids can immerse themselves in educational virtual reality experiences.

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Children’s Museum of Houston Sensory Friendly Day

Monday, December 13, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Children with autism spectrum disorder and their families are invited to experience the Museum with dimmed lights, limited extra sounds and no distracting motions during this private event. Extra signage is added to help visitors determine things not to climb on, and entrances between exhibits where it is good to stop and wait for an adult before continuing. Our Sensory Friendly Days offer a wonderful relief from extra stimuli.

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One Acre Farm Sensory Sunday Art & Play

Sunday, December 19, 2021, 9:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.

Many families of children with autism enjoy joining in the other Art & Play activities offered that are inclusive of all children whether on the spectrum or neurotypical. We offer the same Art & Play activities exclusively to families of children with autism. Come out and enjoy the outdoors and activities at your own pace. Let this be a time that the whole family can enjoy each other and make memories. Meet other families with your similar experiences and bond and possibly make new friends. In addition to all the fun activities, you can walk around the animal pens and see ducks, rabbits, chickens, turkeys, goats, Taquito the pot belly pig and Gus the mini horse. Feel free to bring celery sticks and carrot sticks to feed the animals.

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We hope you enjoy attending these events and make wonderful memories with your loved ones. Happy Holidays!