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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
Jul 28 North Bowl • 909 N. 2nd St., Philadelphia, PA
Happy Hour at North Bowl
Aug 2 Wildwoods Convention Center • 5401 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ
Battle at the Beach Grappling Tournament
Aug 6 to Aug 9 Wildwoods Convention Center • 5401 Boardwalk, Wildwood, NJ
Harlem Globetrotters
concerts & music
Aug 3 North Bowl • 909 N. 2nd St., Philadelphia, PA
2nd Street Festival 2014
Aug 3 North Bowl • 909 N. 2nd St., Philadelphia, PA
Unofficial After Hours Upstairs at North Bowl
Aug 3 North Bowl • 909 N. 2nd St., Philadelphia, PA
North Bowl's Official 2nd Street Festival Shakedown
gardening & outdoors
Aug 1 Churchville Nature Center • 501 Churchville Ln., Southampton, PA
Star Party Campfire
Aug 2 Wissahickon Valley Park • 300 E. Northwestern Ave., Philadelphia, PA
Welcome Summer: Explore the Woods & Meadow With Kimberly Quinn
Aug 3 Wissahickon Valley Park • 300 E. Northwestern Ave., Philadelphia, PA
Meanderings in the Wissahickon
museums & the arts
Aug 1 Speed Raceway Horsham • 200 Blair Mill Road, Horsham, PA
Speed Raceway 2nd Anniversary
Aug 1 Space 2033 • 2033 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA
PNQ IV: First Friday
Aug 2 Pennsylvania Academy of Ballet • 29 N. Narberth Ave., Narberth, PA
Diane Monroe at PAFA