2017 Festival Dates! April 28-May 6
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Science in Vegas! What are the odds?

Save the date: April 28 - May 6, 2017 

This week-long festival offers something for everyone - families, adults, school groups, and kids - and IT'S FREE!


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Big THANK YOU TO SCISTARTER for adding us to their line-up of science related events throughout the country!


Schedule of Events

April 28, 2017 - May 6, 2017

All Week Events

Science in Schools

Science in the Community

Red Rock is Alive at the Red Rock Canyon Visitors Center 10am to 2pm ($7 per vehicle entrance fee)

April 28

CSN Science and Technology Expo

April 29

Junior Paleontologist Day at Tule Springs Fossil Beds with Josh Bonde Ph.D.

Clark County Wetlands BioBlitz 2017

April 30

Science is Everywhere Day
Registration Opens on Friday, April 21at 9:00am

May 1

Bugs, Reptiles and Crawly Things with Ken Foose at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Parenting in the Digital Age with AirSchool at the Centennial Hills Library 

May 2

 Are We Alone? In Search of Intelligent Life in the Cosmos" with Dr. Jill Tarter, Co-Founder of the SETI Project at the West Charleston Library

May 3

“Global Warming: Hoax, Doomsday, or What?” Climate Change Debate with Michael Shermer and James Taylor at the Windmill Library Performing Arts Center - Moderated by Nate Tannenbaum

May 4

May the Science Be With You at DRI

Getting Financially Fit! with Junior Achievment

May 5

Cows, Goats and Horses, Oh My!
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs
9200 Tule Springs Road

*** Must pay Park entrance fee. ***

The Tales Behind the Tails - Shark Reef Aquarium  **EVENT FULL**
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May 6

Giant Science & Technology Expo
10am - 5pm
Cashman Center
850 Las Vegas Blvd. North

*** Free Admission. Must pay to park. ***