Back By Popular Demand, Bubblefest Returns To Pacific Science Center

by | Aug 4, 2015

Back By Popular Demand, Bubblefest Returns To Pacific Science Center

Don’t Miss the Most Poppin’ Event of the Summer

SEATTLE, WA (August 4, 2015) – End summer with a bang – or a pop! The summer’s most family-friendly event, BubbleFest: A Summer Science Celebration is returning to Pacific Science Center. Explore the science behind bubbles through live demonstrations and hands-on activities August 14 through 16 under the famous Pacific Science Center arches.

BubbleFest features three days of educational entertainment for guests of all ages. Discover experiments that reveal the science concepts behind the art of bubble making such as elasticity, surface tension, air pressure and more! Create beautiful giant bubbles at our outdoor bubble stations and play with fluffy, bubbly, foam spilling from barrels in our bubble courtyard. Top it all off with a relaxing kayak around our ponds.

BubbleFest gives guests an up close look at the science in, around and behind bubbles,” said Alia Mahlum, senior event supervisor for Pacific Science Center. “It’s a fun, hands-on environment for kids and adults to learn about the fascinating spheres we all know and love.”

Interactive science experiments, arts and crafts, live science shows, bubble machines, and the always popular, liquid nitrogen ice cream demonstration are a few of the activities throughout the weekend.

Details

  • BubbleFest
  • 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle
  • Under the arches, near the Space Needle
  • Friday, August 14- Sunday, August 16
  • Opens at 10 a.m.

Admission is included with paid admission to Pacific Science Center’s exhibits. FREE for Members! Admission to Pacific Science Center is $19.75 for adults; $14.75 for youth 6 to 15; $11.75 for kids 3-5 and $17.75 for seniors 65 and over. Children under three receive free admission. Pacific Science Center is committed to providing accessibility for all guests.

Pacific Science Center began as the United States Science Pavilion during the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair. Millions came to explore the wonders of science during the World’s Fair and upon closing ceremonies, the Science Pavilion was given new life as the private not-for-profit Pacific Science Center, becoming the first U.S. museum founded as a science and technology center. On July 22, 2010 Pacific Science Center was declared a City of Seattle Landmark. On October 22, 2012 Pacific Science Center celebrated 50 years of inspiring curiosity, creativity and critical thinking for people of all ages throughout Washington and guests from around the world.

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Contact: Katelyn Del Buco
Pacific Science Center, Seattle
(206) 269-5728
kdelbuco@pacsci.org

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