Tuesday, September 1, 2015

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. 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.

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
  • First Unitarian Church
  • Bamboo Lounge
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
Sep 1 to Sep 3 Frawley Stadium • 801 Shipyard Dr., Wilmington, DE
Winston-Salem Dash at Wilmington Blue Rocks
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After School Bowling Blast
Sep 4 to Sep 7 Frawley Stadium • 801 Shipyard Dr., Wilmington, DE
Myrtle Beach Pelicans at Wilmington Blue Rocks
concerts & music
Sep 1 Lincoln Financial Field • 3501 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA
One Direction
Sep 1 Sellersville Theater 1894 • Main St. & Temple Ave., Sellersville, PA
Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters
Sep 1 World Cafe Live • 3025 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA
Vinnie Paolizzi
gardening & outdoors
Sep 2 Swarthmore College - Scott Arboretum • 500 College Ave., Swarthmore, PA
Guided Tour: Plant Sale Highlights
Sep 2 to Sep 16 Wissahickon Valley Park • 300 E. Northwestern Ave., Philadelphia, PA
Wissahickon Walkers With Kris Soffa
Sep 2 to Oct 31 Chester County Historical Society • 225 N. High St., West Chester, PA
Chester County: A View of the Past
museums & the arts
Sep 1 to Sep 7 National Constitution Center • 525 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA
Creating Camelot: The Kennedy Photography of Jacques Lowe
Sep 1 to Sep 27 James A. Michener Art Museum • 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown, PA
Visual Heritage of Bucks County
Jul 19 The Franklin Institute Science Museum • 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA
The Art of The Brick