San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering
With its eclectic offering of events and science-inspired adventures, this weeklong festival at venues throughout San Diego sets out to prove that science is fun. Each year in March, the San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering cascades over San Diego County in a weeklong celebration of science and engineering that invigorates over 75,000 students, parents, scientists, educators and other community members.
When: March 5, 2016
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Now in its eighth year, the San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering involves hundreds of businesses, corporations, sponsors, and nonprofits in a week-long celebration of STEM education in San Diego County. EXPO Day at Petco Park is the Festival's culminating event with over 130 local businesses, corporations, and organizations providing interactive, hands-on activities showcasing STEM from all parts of Southern California. In previous years, more than 24,000 children, parents, and STEM enthusiasts attended EXPO Day, and over 60,000 people participated in festival week events. The event resounds excitement throughout the San Diego community and draws media attention.