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Mad Scientist Halloween Extravaganza

October 25, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Friday, October 25th

2:00pm – 7:00pm


This event showcases Eugene Science Center at its spookiest! We’ve got eerie experiments, spooky science demonstrations, and haunting Halloween fun. Be sure to try your hand at launching a pumpkin projectile with our giant trebuchet on the front lawn.

Wearing a costume is encouraged!

Fun for all ages.

What’s happening where? When?

Food Truck – I Scream for Waffles (with Fall menu specials)
Trebuchet Pumpkin Launching: 2:30 – 5:00pm, or until pumpkins run out

Planetarium: (tickets included with admission to event)
Halloween Spooktacular Laser Show: 2:15, 3:45, 4:30 pm
Mind-blowing science demonstrations by University of Oregon’s Society of Physics Students: 3:00, 5:15, 6:00 pm

Potions Lab:
Dry Ice Ghost Bubbles
Make your own Atomic Glow Worms (and take them home)
Test your daring and taste edible crickets and mealworms
Frog Dissection Demos: 3:30, 4:30, 6:00 pm

Mad Scientist’s Lab:
Make your own slime (and take it home)
Live animals on display: ball python and rose-haired tarantula
“Hair-raising” Electrostatic generator Demos: 3:00, 4:00, 5:00, 6:00 pm

Exhibit Hall:
Photo Booth: Share your photos with us using #eugenesciencecenter
Enjoy a seasonally decorated experience of our hall of fun, engaging science exhibits!


Price: $8 per person, $7 for Seniors, Free for Children ages 0-2.
Museums for All: Families with an EBT card receive half-off admission
FREE for all Eugene Science Center Members

Special Event pricing: please note no passes or coupons will be accepted

This event is followed by our regular Friday night laser show features for the month (tickets sold separately):
7pm: Halloween Laser Spooktacular
8pm: Laser Stranger Things
9pm: Laser Floyd: The Wall


October 25, 2019
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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