Here is a summary report we created for the 2015 Wisconsin Science Festival. This report was designed for stakeholders.
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This video is for a promotional activity that the MIT Museum is running as part of the 2015 Cambridge Science Festival. The Golden Robot Challenge is described below:
Golden Robots Challenge
The MIT Museum's Golden Robot Challenge is here! In celebration of the Cambridge Science Festival, we wil...
This is a PDF of the programs taking place as part of the 2015 Cambridge Science Festival at the MIT Museum (a festival partner). The activities are spread over many days and attract people of all ages to attend. Some of the activities require pre-registration (workshops), while others are free and ...
Watch this informative video interview by Arizona SciTech Youth Reporter Ri' Ann for a taste of Renaissance Science at Student Days. If you are interested in this video, look for the Just Add Science toolkit.
This resource "Science Night on the Web" serves as an example on how science festivals promote their events on the web, in this case in an effort to recruit host sites for Science Night events.
This resource, Science Night Map, shows the 2015 award locations of the Duke Energy ...
This resource provides access to photographs from the 2015 Beer Lab program. Feel free to use any image to market your own event, but please be sure to credit the Philadelphia Science Festival.
This resource provides access to photographs from the 2013 Beer Chemistry program. Feel free to use any image to market your own event, but please be sure to credit the Philadelphia Science Festival.
This collateral was used to promote the 2015 programs taking place at Yard's Brewery.
This is an example of a beer label that was created for the 2015 Philadelphia Science Festival beer, Parallel Brewniverse.
This resource provides access to photographs from the 2015 Beer Chemistry program. Feel free to use any image to market your own event, but please be sure to credit the Philadelphia Science Festival.
SpectrUM, the science outreach center of the University of Montana, takes science to the Flathead Indian Reservation for three days each July in conjunction with the Reservation’s annual powwow. This link will take you to a video describing this event.
This passport encourages Arizona SciTech festival-goers to participate in the many activities offered throughout the multi-week festival calendar and across the state. Prizes for filled passports encourage a wide mix of people to participate in Festival activities. See the passport on the last page ...
This presentation, developed by Marissa Hartzler of the North Carolina Science Festival and Kishore Hari of the Bay Area Science Festival describes the analysis of zip code data for better understanding the geographic and audience reach of their festivals.
This video describes the Mind Trekkers year-round traveling program from the perspective of its staff - dedicated and energetic college students! Mind Trekkers takes Festivals to communities across the nation.
This is a survey that was designed to help crowd-source the type of beer that would be produced by Yard's Brewery for the 2015 Philadelphia Science Festival.
A detailed article on live public science events appearing in the March/April, 2017 edition of the Informal Learning Review.
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At the 2017 International Public Science Events Conference (IPSEC), in Madison, Wisconsin, we showcased videos related to science events during lunch. Links to the videos presented (with the exception of two not available online) are provided here, in the order they appeared in the showcase.
19,000 STEM practitioners showed up at 45 Science Festival Alliance member festivals in 2016.
More than 2.6 Million people joined them!
To learn more about 2016 festival activity, including some initial findings from EvalFest, check out the annual report by clicking the above image or clicking "...
2017 Annual Report
It's an exciting time to be part of this science events movement! With over 11,000 volunteers stepping in to help, Science Festival Alliance members put on a show in 2017, drawing over 2,000,000 people to massively collaborative festivals.
To learn more about 2017 festival activ...