Around the Dome: a Month-long Science Festival

September 27–October 26, 2014: Join us for a month-long celebration of all things science in BC! Around the Dome will bring the community together to showcase and explore the science and technology all around us.

Join us for our Annual Vancouver Community Science Celebration! 

Our Vancouver Community Science Celebration, September 27 & 28 is the kick-off public event for Around the Dome and will include eye-popping science shows, demonstrations, challenges and an opportunity to meet people in your community doing cool science every day.

If you are an organisation wishing to participate in the Community Science Celebration please follow the link below

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Schedule of Events

Celebrate the everyday science that takes place in our community! Explore lots of exhibitors, activities and programs for the whole family.

September 27 & 28
10am–6pm

First responders are an important and integral part of every community. Join Vancouver firefighters, BC paramedics, Vancouver police, Ecomm 911 and the Canadian Border Services Agency as they showcase who our first responders are, what they do, the technology they use and the role that science plays in their work.

October 18 & 19

Around the Dome

Check out a showcase of new and established short film and animation talent. The theme for the ATD:SFF this year is Light. Learn how you can submit an entry into the film fest.

September 27–October 26
Science Theatre

Have a knack for filmmaking?

Our Around the Dome Short Film Festival is now taking registrants.

Learn more

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