Save the date for the 2017 Wisconsin Science Festival!

Mark your calendars for the seventh annual festival, held throughout Wisconsin November 2–5, 2017. The 2016 festival featured nearly 250 events in more than 30 communities across the state, and we plan to bring the science fun to even more communities next year.

What can you do at the festival? All kinds of fun stuff! From games to gadgets, robots to researchers, storytelling to stargazing, the festival has something for everyone. Visit our program guide page to see the variety of events that took place at the 2016 festival.

What happens at #WiSciFest?

People of all ages explore the wonders of the sciences, arts and more and discover a new way to look at the world. Watch the video below and see what the science festival is all about.

2015 Featured Events

Did you miss one of the 2015 science fest events? Several of our featured events were recorded and can be viewed here.


Spread the Word

Did you attend the 2016 science festival, which was held October 20-23? Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and tag events you'd like to share with #WiSciFest.