Spooktacular Science at Flandrau!
Explore spooky science activities- including slimy chemistry and sci-fi arts and crafts-at Flandrau's annual Halloween Event. You can also venture into our dark planetarium theatre for creepy astronomy adventures and laser light shows choreographed to Halloween pop hits!
- Attention mad scientists! Get ready to use the power of electricity to turn rock into metal with this activity (hosted by the Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources)
- Families can observe real animal brains and guess which animal each one belongs to, along with other exciting neuroscience activities (hosted by Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Association of Students)
- Explore shark specimens up close while learning about these fascinating and misunderstood "monsters" of the ocean (hosted by the Marine Awareness & Conservation Society)
- Check out Halloween-themed demonstrations in biochemistry and STEM (hosted by the UA Biochemistry Club)
11:00 a.m. | Legends of the Night Sky –Laser animated film, constellation mythology, live star talk
12-5 p.m. | Spooktacular Science activities
12:30 p.m. | FRIGHT LIGHTS! – Halloween Pop Hits choreographed to a Laser Light Music Show
2 p.m. | Spooky Tucson Sky – A haunted twist on what's observable in the Tucson night sky
3:30 p.m. | FRIGHT LIGHTS! – Halloween Pop Hits choreographed to a Laser Light Music Show