HEADING TO INGENUITYFEST? KICK OFF THE WEEKEND AT GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER’S PREVIEW PARTY – SCIENCE AFTER DARK!
September 4th, 2013
Kick off Cleveland’s famous IngenuityFest with this brand-new event – Science After Dark! It’s a fun and interactive adults-only evening where you can join scientists, artists, musicians and other adults in having fun and learning about a science topic in a kid-free setting!
• Meet star mixologist, Joey Fredrickson of Society Lounge, who will offer absinthe tastings, break down the liquor’s botanical makeup, mix two signature cocktails and explain why absinthe has gotten a bad historical rap
• Make LED jewelry and experiment with clouds
• Dance to electro swing music by DJ Capt. PlannedIt
• Explore the NASA Glenn Visitor Center
• Get hands-on with hundreds of science exhibits
• Preview some of Ingenuity’s hottest acts:
o See Neo-vaudevillians Pinch and Squeal, nominated Best Local Act of 2013 for their trademark brand of music, comedy and mayhem
oMeet Case-Western Reserve University Associate Professor Harsh Mathur who talks algebra, art and 85 ways to tie a necktie
oEnjoy a preview of Red Rovers, an interactive dance/theater experience from Headlong Dance Company that uses the true story of the Mars rovers to explore how passion and science intersect
oSee a preview of Lucidity Suitcase’s theatrical performance of “17 Border Crossings”
Thursday, September 19
6 – 9 pm
Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114
$15 in advance, $18 at the door ($12 Science Center members)
Call 216-621-2400 to buy your tickets early and save!
21+ event. Cash bar and food available for purchase. Visit www.GreatScience.com for additional event details.
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About Great Lakes Science Center
Great Lakes Science Center is one of the nation’s leading science and technology centers and home to Northeast Ohio’s NASA Glenn Visitor Center. Its mission is to engage visitors through fun, interactive experiences to stimulate curiosity about and encourage understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. It features hundreds of hands-on exhibits, themed traveling exhibits, daily demonstrations, the awe-inspiring Cleveland Clinic OMNIMAX® Theater and the Steamship William G. Mather. The Science Center is open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Discounted parking is available for guests in the attached 500-car garage. Great Lakes Science Center is generously funded by the citizens of Cuyahoga County through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. For more information, contact the Science Center at (216) 694-2000 or visit www.GreatScience.com.
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