Join us at ASTC

Free food, a rooftop bar, and dozens of festival organizers: join us at the Annual Conference of the Association of Science-Technology Centers this October.

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2012 Bay Area 13

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2015 International Public Science Events Conference

Join us June 1-2 in Cambridge, MA, for the 2015 International Public Science Events Conference.

Many thousands of live public science events engage millions of people every year. The formats and sizes vary incredibly, but live science events have much in common. So let’s get together!

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2012 Bay Area 10


Oct 23–Nov 01

Bay Area Science Festival

San Francisco, CA

Oct 31–Nov 03

Sitka Whale Fest

Sitka, AK

Nov 01

New Hampshire TechFest

Nashua North High School

Nov 06–08

Rio Grande Science and Arts Festival (RiSA)

Brownsville, TX

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The Role of Science Festivals

Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences

"The wind of change is blowing through the world of science outreach." Consider the role of science festivals in leading this change in a February, 2013 article featured in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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Science Festival Blog

Your Guide to Festival Swag by: Julie Fooshee

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! That’s right, it’s the annual Swag Swap. I plan this for summer since it means I start getting boxes in around my birthday and I like to pretend that all this great stuff coming in is for me. How benevolent then, that I share it back around. […]

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