Spooktacular Science!

October 30, 2022
 

October 30th, Sunday

10:00 AM to
5:00 PM

Science-Themed Activities &
Seasonal Planetarium Shows

$7 for kids (4 to 17, kids under 4 are free) and $9 for adults.

Science exhibit admission and planetarium shows sold separately.

Discounts available for seniors, military, college ID holders, and EBT cardholders.

STEM Science Activities, Laser Lights, and More

Bring your little mad scientists to Flandrau on Halloween weekend for hair-raising fun and spooky Halloween activities and demonstrations!

We’ll have various tricks and treats, including chemistry curiosities, spooky arts & crafts, and, of course, our special Halloween laser shows! Enjoy Fright Lights, Laser Stranger Things, and the live star talk Spooky Tucson Sky.

Come in costume to be entered in a special drawing for a free Family Membership ($115 value)!


Visit these stations

 

Activities and Crafts - 10AM-5PM
Spooky slime
Tarantula Nebula ring toss
Spider frames
Spider web design
Paper pumpkins
Halloween coloring sheets
UArizona Club Demos and Activities -12PM to 5PM
Colorful Chemistry - Program to Advance Women Scientists
Exoplanet painting and/or solar telescope - University of Astronomy Club
Brain Jars and Cockroach action potentials - Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Ambassadors
Sharks, Intertidal, and Fish diversity - Marine Awareness and Conservation Society

Planetarium Show Schedule | Sunday, October 30

11:00AM - Black Holes

Learn about these gravitational monsters in this cutting-edge full-dome production featuring immersive animations of galactic events. Explore the science behind black holes with your host Liam Neeson.

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12:30PM - Fright Lights!

Witness colorful monsters in this fun and haunting show where classic Halloween hits are choreographed to laser lights. Fright Lights is a ghoulish way to celebrate the season..if you dare!

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2:00PM - Spooky Tucson Sky

Our classic live star talk has been taken over by a spooky twist. Learn about the darker astronomical stories and myths of the night sky and its mysterious constellations, all from a Tucson perspective. 

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3:30PM - Fright Lights

Witness colorful monsters in this fun and haunting show where classic Halloween hits are choreographed to laser lights. Fright Lights is a ghoulish way to celebrate the season..if you dare!

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5:00PM - Laser Stranger Things!

Experience the retro vibe of the hit series "Stranger Things." Take a trip to the upside-down in our planetarium dome and enjoy the '80s tunes and soundscapes from the show reinterpreted in our vibrant laser lights.

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