Signature Events — April 23-28, 2023
Get ready for a week of FREE community events celebrating the science and innovation happening throughout our region!
Explore the Sun-day
Sunday, April 23, 2023 · 1:00 – 4:00pm
Explore our star – the sun – when you take part in hands-on activities held at three amazing museums on the University of Nevada, Reno campus.
Monday, April 24, 2023 · 4:00 – 8:00pm
Journey to the Moon through a variety of hands-on activities and free fulldome planetarium shows.
An Evening with Dr. Zeb Hogan
Tuesday, April 25, 2023 · 6:00 – 8:00pm
Join University of Nevada, Reno Assistant Research Professor and National Geographic Explorer for a presentation about the amazing places he has traveled and the incredible monster fish he has encountered.
The Future of Reno
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 · 4:00 – 8:00pm
Visit The Discovery to explore the opportunities and careers vital to the growth of our community. Engage in a variety of hands-on STEAM activities designed to inspire future generations of learners and leaders.
Art & Science Explored
Thursday, April 27, 2023 · 4:00 – 7:00pm
Explore the intersection of art and science through a variety of hands-on STEAM activities designed for learners of all ages.
Science of the Silver State
Friday, April 28, 2023 · 4:00 – 8:00pm
Explore the Nevada State Museum in Carson City and take part in a variety of hands-on activities provided by the Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada, the Nevada State Railroad Museum and the Stewart Indian School Cultural Center & Musuem.
The Northern Nevada Science & Technology Festival is a week-long community celebration of the innovation happening in our region. The festival will inspire and connect our community with the power of science and technology through hands-on school programs as well as a series of free, family-friendly events hosted by well-known formal and informal educational organizations throughout Northern Nevada.