It's a party & you're all invited!

This Canada Day TWOSE has a lot to celebrate!

Saturday, July 1, marks the Canadian debut of The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition, Canada’s 150th birthday and TWOSE celebrates its 33rd anniversary!

All these milestones call for a huge party! 

Saturday, July 1, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. the science centre will host a variety of exciting activities and events the whole family can enjoy! 

Highlights include: 

  • The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition Opening Day!
    Be the first to rub shoulders with Buzz Lightyear, Woody, Mike, Sulley & many more of your favourite Pixar characters!

  • Birthday Cake - 12:00 Noon
    What's a party without cake? In celebration of Canada's 150th we'll be serving cake to science centre guest's -- while supplies last! 

  • Canada 150 Rocket Launch - 1:50 P.M.
    As is tradition, we'll be launching rockets in the front roundabout. The Edmonton Rocketry Club will be launching a large Canada 150 Rocket to commemorate Canada's birthday, and we're asking for all of your help to launch several small rockets too! 

  • The Great Canadian Scavenger Hunt
    Put your Canadian smarts  to the test as you tackle a variety of tasks, riddles and activities throughout the science centre.

  • Canada Day-themed Live Science Demonstrations - 12:00 Noon, 1:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. 
    We don't want to give away all our secrets, but we can promise Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream at 1:00 p.m. This maple flavour-infused treat will have your taste buds feeling great, eh! 

  • Maple Leaf String Art in The Science Garage - 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    Drop by The Science Garage during any of the workshop times listed above and get creative! You'll be equipped with wood, hammers, nails & string in order to design beatiful Maple Leafs. 

  • & so much more! 

The fun doesn’t stop there! The first 100 children (12 and under) through the Box Office gate will receive a TWOSE Canada 150 Goodie Bag! 

Plus, all guests visiting the science centre on July 1 between 9:00 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. can enter to win The Great TWOSE Giveaway, valued at $1,500. Winner will be drawn at 2:30 p.m. in the main lobby. 

All activities included in Science Centre Admission. Excludes The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition and IMAX films. 

The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition was developed by the Museum of Science, Boston in collaboration with Pixar Animation Studios. © Disney/Pixar. All Rights Reserved. Used Under Authorization.