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Spooktacular Science at Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

October 31, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

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Daily until November 1, 2015

The beakers are bubbling again for our annual Spooktacular Science weekend at the Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium.

We’ll have frightfully fun activities from UA student science groups, as well as slippery slime, squid dissections, liquid nitrogen, arts and crafts, and Halloween Treats & Trinkets! And we’ll be showing our Halloween laser light show favorite “Fright Lights” in the planetarium theater. This event is sure to deliver haunted holiday high jinks for the whole family.

When you visit you can also see one of the amazing Flandrau FullDome shows in the planetarium theater. The FullDome projection system covers the whole planetarium dome in high-resolution imagery. You’ll feel like you’re orbiting the Earth and flying through space to visit the planets!

The Spooktacular festivities will take place over Halloween weekend, starting on Friday, October 30 and continuing through Saturday, Oct 31 and Sunday, November 1. Come in costume and receive 25% off your admission!

For more information, directions, and parking info check out Flandrau.org. And remember, Flandrau is just one block from the Sun Link streetcar stop at 2nd Street/Cherry Avenue!

For more information, directions, and parking info check out Flandrau.org.

Dates and Times:
Friday, October 30, 5-10pm
Saturday, October 31 (Halloween), 10am-10pm
Sunday, November 1, 12pm-5pm

“Fright Lights” Laser Music Show Times:
Friday, October 30: 6pm, 9pm
Saturday, October 31: 2pm, 7pm
Sunday, November 1: 3pm

Admission to Science Center Exhibits, UA Mineral Museum and
One (1) Planetarium or Laser Show:
Adults: $14.00
Children 4-17: $10.00
Children 3 and Under: Free
Senior/Military/College Students (w/ID): $10
Additional Planetarium Shows: $3.00

Single item pricing available for exhibits or planetarium shows.


October 31, 2015
5:00 pm
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Shipherd Reed


Flandrau Science Center
1601 E. University Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
(520) 621-7827