It’s always festival time in the Bay Area! The Discovery Days program brings the fun and excitement of science to a huge crowd. In conjunction with local science outreach groups, Discovery Days will have hundreds of hands on activities, numerous performances, interactive demonstrations, and family-oriented science entertainment. This year, there will be over 150 activities and exhibits along with numerous stage performances. All Discovery Day events are free!
Discovery Day at AT&T Park – Saturday, 11/7/15, 10AM – 4PM
AT&T Park becomes a science wonderland when the Bay Area Science Festival concludes again with this FREE science extravaganza. The entire ballpark is packed to the rafters with science content: on the field, at every entry/exit, and every level of the ballpark. With more than 150 hands-on exhibits, get ready to unleash your inner scientist.
Expected Attendance: 30,000
Discovery Day – North Bay – Saturday, 10/24/15 10:30AM – 4PM
Discovery Days North Bay highlights the amazing STEM programs of the North Bay! Last year, activities included liquid nitrogen ice cream, an emergency room patient robot, airplane and catapult launches, marble machines, and elephant toothpaste.
Expected Attendance: 15,000
Discovery Day – East Bay – Saturday, 10/24/15 11AM – 4PM
Cal State East Bay initiated its first science festival in1974 and its College of Science faculty, staff and students are particularly excited to kick off the Bay Area Science Festival with this Discovery Day.
Approximately 50 activities are scheduled, with demonstrations, experiments, hands-on-activities, exhibits, lectures and much much more. Participation by everyone is encouraged, especially by school-age children. Everyone – young and old – can experience the wonders of science.
Expected Attendance: 10,000
Are you interested in being an Exhibitor at one of the Discovery Days events? Please visit our FAQ page for details and answers to commonly asked questions.