Host a Science on the Square Event

Friday, October 18 | 6-9 p.m.

Back by popular demand, The Wisconsin Science Festival is looking to partner with downtown Madison organizations for the second-annual Science on the Square event.

Looking for Downtown Business and Venue Partners

Businesses located in Madison’s Central Business Improvement District are invited to join the festival. Event audiences range from adults enjoying a Friday night out to families wanting to explore together.

Activities could include:

  • Tastings
  • Tours
  • Book talks
  • Demonstrations
  • Hands-on stations
  • Appearance of the #WiSciFest mascot, Beesly (link to Beesly page)
  • Much more

Festival coordinators can provide a science expert to lead an event at your location, if desired.

Why Host a Science on the Square Event?

Bring in new audiences to your venue, showcase your products and position your business as a community leader! You get to help highlight science and technology and inspire curiosity in our community.

Last year, 2,500 people attended Science on the Square. It’s easy and free to participate, if your doors are open, we can help make the rest happen.

Science on the Square events are advertised via #WiSciFest social media, websites and more, garnering tens of thousands of website page views and ad impressions!

Contact [email protected] to learn more.

By participating in events held, sponsored, or promoted by Wisconsin Science Festival, you agree to assume all risk related to COVID-19 and release from liability the Wisconsin Science Festival and its affiliated partners and sponsors, as more fully set forth at  Learn about the year-round community programs at the Discovery Building.

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