Brighton Science Festival

Events - Saturday 10 February

Bright Sparks
BRIGHT SPARKS SATURDAY 2018

The festival’s flagship event lands in Hove for a whole weekend of hands-on science fun, with an exciting array of activities for children and their parents.


Hove Park Upper School, 10.00am - 5.00pm
I SPY MUSEUM

Hunt for the smallest, biggest, shiniest, weirdest things on display at Brighton Museum.


Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, 10:00am - 5:00pm (drop-in)
SLIME TIME

Immerse yourself in the messy science of slime using secret recipes and simple kitchen ingredients to make lots and lots of slime.


Artpod, 10:00am - 10:45am, 11:15am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 1:45pm, 2:15pm - 3:00pm
MAKERLAB MONSTERS

Save toys from the rubbish heap in a hands-on craft and tech workshop with Exploring Senses.


Exploring Senses Pop-Up MakerLab, 11:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
ARCTIC ADVENTURE – EXHIBITION BY BEATRICE VON PREUSSEN

Delve into the sketch books, photo albums and diaries from printmaker Beatrice von Preussen’s trip to the Arctic Circle.


ONCA Gallery, 12:00pm - 6:00pm (drop-in)
OLIVER MEECH: WHEN MAGIC AND SCIENCE COLLIDE 2.0

The sell-out smash returns. Amazing tricks inspired by astounding science.


Sweet Dukebox, 2:00pm - 3:00pm, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
OLIVER MEECH: SCIENCE SECRETS BEHIND MAGIC

Discover the HOW behind the WOW as science magician Oliver Meech shows you the surprising science behind magic.


Sweet Dukebox, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
ALBERT EINSTEIN: RELATIVITIVELY SPEAKING (JUNIOR EDITION)

Join Albert, the genius behind the übercoolest moustache in science, for a lecture like no other.


Sallis Benney Theatre, 6:00pm - 7:00pm