Bay Area Science Festival

October 24, 2013 - 6:00pm
Event type: 
Scientific Events
Event type: 
Special Events
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Exploratorium at Pier 15 [Photo: Mike Orso]
BASF Opening Night

Thursday October 24, 6:00-10:00pm • Exploratorium • Pier 15

Enjoy special guest lectures, watch vintage science reels and participate in hands-on activities including an egg launch design competition and cow eye dissections. Gladstone scientists will be hosting a Brain Table and staffing the Microscope Imaging Station. The opening night of the BASF is going to be full of investigations, discoveries and Aha! moments—don't miss a single one. More...

Tickets are $15 Buy Tickets Button
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Zombies roam at Cal Academy
Creatures of the Nightlife

Thursday October 31, 6:00-10:00pm • California Academy of Sciences • Golden Gate Park

Come in costume and catch a drag show and costume contest hosted by hostess of horror and local drag queen legend Peaches Christ. Face off with your inner monster with the help of manic makeup artists and touch slimy specimens (including human brains!) in an Organ Lab. Gladstone scientists will be staffing hands-on demo tables throughout the museum that feature animal brains, viruses, hearts and stem cells. More...

Tickets are $12 (Members $10) Buy Tickets Button
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AT&T Ballpark
Discovery Days

Thursday October 24, 6:00-10:00pm • AT&T Park • San Francisco

Join us in the concourse where Gladstone will be helping students construct neurons from pipe-cleaners. This family-friendly FREE science extravaganza will be chock-full of interactive exhibits, experiments, games and shows that entertain and inspire the next generation of scientists! More...