This weekend is filled with some great STEAM/STEM events. A few days ago, I shared Imaginology, a STEAM event that takes at the OC Fair Grounds. It’s a fantastic event that we’ve been a attending for a few years now. Today, I’m sharing two more great STEAM/STEM events.
All of these events take place this weekend. Get your little STEMists to one of these fun filled events.
*City of STEM – Columbia Memorial Space Center*
Are you ready for a day of Science, Math, Engineering, and Technology? Join Columbia Memorial Space Center for their 3rd annual City of STEM event.
This FREE event brings together hands-on activities and nearly two dozen science partners to the Space Center like: SpaceX, Natural History Museum, Aquarium of the Pacific, LA Zoo, and much more!
All are welcomed and are sure to enjoy this event. There will be food trucks on site like: My Delight Cupcakery, Romolo’s Italian Cuisine and TNB Food Truck.
When: Saturday, April 22nd 10am-5pm.
Where: Columbia Memorial Space Center is located at 12400 Columbia Way, Downey, California 90242
*IPSF 20th Birthday Bash & The STEAM Carnival – O.C. Great Park*
IPSF 20th Birthday Bash & STEAM Carnival. Come celebrate Irvine Public Schools Foundation’s 20th anniversary at the Birthday Bash featuring the 3rd annual STEAM Carnival! Join in on an afternoon of STEAM-inspired games and activities, live music and local food trucks!
HANDS ON FUN! A creative twist on the traditional carnival, this family-friendly event for all ages is designed to provide children with fun, hands-on activities in an interactive carnival atmosphere to spark their interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM).
EXCITING ATTRACTIONS FOR ALL AGES
- Cox “IP Packet” Derby Racer
- Planet Ring Toss
- Microsoft Coding
- Virtual Reality Experience
- Human Foosball
- LEGO Car Build and 35′ Supertrack
- Live Animals
- Puzzle Cubes
- Photography Wheel
- US Army Physical Fitness Challenge
- LA Galaxy Soccer Demo
- Basketball and Football Inflatables
- Soccer Tennis Skills Challenge
- Nail Painting by Polished Perfect
- And Much More!
Check out the video below of last year’s event!
When: Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 2:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: Orange County Great Park, 6950 Marine Way, Irvine, CA 92618
Cost: General Admission $5.00, If you wear any IPSF t-shirt, you’ll get FREE admission! Children 3 years old and under are free. VIP tickets also available. To purchase tickets click here.