Around the Dome Science Festival

September 27–October 26, 2014: Join us for our annual science festival that celebrates all of the amazing science and technology—right here in our very own community!

Join us for our 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

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Science World is excited to partner with Fairleigh Dickinson University and Keep Vancouver Spectacular to clean up the shoreline around our sparkling dome. Register today and join us for a fun afternoon of citizen science garbage collection (no one said science wouldn't be messy!).

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Saturday, September 27
11am–3pm
Coopers Parks (North side of TELUS World of Science)

Community Science Celebration

Celebrate the everyday science that takes place in our community! Explore eye-popping science shows and lots of exhibitors, demonstrations, activities and programs for the whole family. Meet the people in our community doing cool science each and every day.

September 27 & 28
10am–6pm

Science World Weekend Programming

Where does your water come from and what happens to the water that you use? Chat with scientists, researchers and specialists to better understand and appreciate our water supply! 

October 4 & 5
10am–6pm

Did you know that October 5 is Water's Edge Day? The Georgia Strait Alliance will be hosting this celebration of the city's waterfront from their hub at the Vancouver Maritime Museum, but also in multiple locations across Vancouver, including here at TELUS World of Science! The event is a full day of free activities for the whole family, including boat tours, nature walks, kayak tours and art workshops. 

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Global Cardboard Challenge

Due to popular demand, we've turned a one day event into a whole weekend of creative fun! Get inspired and build something awesome using cardboard, recycled materials and your imagination, during this annual event.

October 11 & 12
10am–6pm

Have a knack for filmmaking?

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

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Scenes from the Science Festival