The Koch Family Children’s Museum of Evansville (cMoe) will be kicking off the holiday season on Saturday, November 7th at 8:30am with their ninth annual Breakfast with the Sugarplum Fairy event at the Holiday Inn Airport. The festive morning features a children’s style show, a performance from the Children’s Center for Dance Education and delicious breakfast. Other activities offered include the Sugarplum Shop, art projects, photo opportunities and a silent auction. Every year has been a sold out crowd and this year is no different!

All proceeds from the fundraising event go directly to the Children’s Museum of Evansville. It costs approximately $2,100 daily operate the over 18,000 square feet of hands-on gallery space. Without the community’s support, donations, and fundraising events, cMoe could not continue to offer essential early childhood learning experiences.

Breakfast with the Sugarplum Fairy admission is $40 dollars per adult and $25 dollars per child. Tables of 10 may be purchase for $395 dollars. Reservations are required and can be made by phone or at This year’s event is made possible by St. Mary's Hospital for Women & Children, Old National Bank, Berry Plastics, Data Mail, Inc., Service Tool and Die, Koch Foundation, Women’s Health Care, Kightlinger & Gray, Harding Shymanski, German American, Kenny Kent Toyota and Just for Kids Pediatric Dentistry. Additional sponsorship opportunities are also available.

The mission of the Koch Family Children's Museum of Evansville (cMoe) is to spark the curious minds and imagination of children and their families through dynamic exhibits, programs and activities.  The museum is located at the corner of 5th and Locust Streets in Downtown Evansville.  For additional information, please visit or call (812) 464-cMoe (2663).