Join the community and host a 2017 Wisconsin Science Festival event!

During four days each fall, hundreds of venues around Wisconsin participate in the Wisconsin Science Festival, a statewide celebration that connects people with science, technology, engineering, art and math. This year's festival will be held November 2–5, and you're invited to become one of the many event hosts.

Why participate? Reach new audiences, create community connections and more.

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The science fest recommends...

Can't wait for the festival in November? Check out these events from our partners.

Science on Tap

Wood technologist Michael C. Wiemann explains the science of wood and how it helped solve the Lindbergh kidnapping case
June 7 @ the Minocqua Brewing Company



Science Is Fun on the Terrace

Chemistry professor Bassam Shakhashiri highlights the wonders of science with spectacular demonstrations
July 1 @ the Memorial Union Terrace





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.

2016 featured events

Did you miss one of the 2016 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.