Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Philadelphia Science Festival

This annual celebration of science and technology features a variety of talks, shows and interactive programs held at venues throughout the city.

Philadelphia Science Festival
Philadelphia Science Festival
Venues throughout Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA 19103
This annual celebration of science and technology features a variety of talks, shows and interactive programs held at venues throughout the city. Offerings include "astronomy nights" at 20+ regional institutions, nature programs at many area parks, the Franklin Institute's kid-friendly "Mess Fest" at Smith Memorial Playground and the popular Science Carnival on the Parkway, a free outdoor event taking place on the last day of the Festival.
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Adrienne Theater
  • Theater of The Philadelphia Shakespeare Festival
  • Plays and Players Theater
  • Independence Hall
  • First Unitarian Church
Nearby Restaurants
  • Rachael's Nosheri
  • Smile Cafe
  • Twenty Manning Grill
  • Black Sheep
  • Erawan Thai Cuisine
Where:
Venues throughout Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-448-1128
Upcoming Events
sports
Aug 22 University of Delaware • 114 College Sq, Newark, DE
Women's Soccer: Monmouth at Delaware
Aug 23 Citizens Bank Park • Citizens Bank Park,, Philadelphia, PA
BBQ At The Ball Park
Aug 23 University of Delaware • 114 College Sq, Newark, DE
Women's Field Hockey: Penn State at Delaware
concerts & music
Aug 22 Liberty Union Bar & Grill • 325 Simpson Dr., Chester Springs, PA
Guitar George
Aug 23 Oxford Valley Mall • 2300 E. Lincoln Highway, Langhorne, PA
ABC's of Style: Oxford Valley Mall
Aug 23 Liberty Union Bar & Grill • 325 Simpson Dr., Chester Springs, PA
Holt Trio
gardening & outdoors
Aug 23 Perkiomen School • 200 Seminary St., Pennsburg, PA
Perk Up Half Marathon and Runners Expo
Aug 24 Delaware Canal Towpath • Afton Avenue and College Avenue, Morrisville, PA
Up on the Dike-Down on the Towpath Walk
Aug 24 Brandywine Zoo • 1001 N. Park Dr., Wilmington, DE
Back to School Evening Hike
museums & the arts
Aug 20 Independence Seaport Museum • 211 S. Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia, PA
Sunset Wine Cruises: Philly Food and Wine Pairings
Aug 24 Norristown Farm Park • 2500 Upper Farm Rd., Norristown, PA
Nature Photography Workshop
Aug 24 Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences • 120 Long Beach Blvd., Harvey Cedars, NJ
VOICES Chorale