Events: All events

The 2018 Science Festival events will take place from Thursday 27 September until Sunday 14 October 2018 inclusive with one event on 7 November 2018. 

Most events will be suitable for families; most are free, except where stated, but donations are always greatly appreciated.
You can donate via the Virgin Money Giving website.  You can also support the Festival by becoming a friend (individuals and families) or a sponsor (businesses). Contact us for more information.

The Cafe Scientifique and ad hoc events will continue take place throughout the year.

All events are subject to change and/or cancellation so please check the website for up-to-date detail.


If an event is bookable then click on the Book Here tab at the top right hand of the page.

Please note that if you have booked you need to arrive 15 minutes before the event starts. After this time we will allow entry to people queuing at the door and your place cannot be guaranteed.

NB. All activities are at the participants’ own risk and children should be accompanied by an adult

NB. Photos and videos will be taken at events some of which will then be used for promotional purposes. If you do not wish to be included please inform a steward.