CSlogo2017transBG            BCSFCC Club T-shirt TBG       


Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM MDT
Add to Calendar 


Colorado College (Barnes Science Center) 
1040 North Nevada Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Driving Directions 


Marc Straub 
Cool Science 



Facebook Event Page










Please post your comments and photos!  Use hashtag #BCSFCC


2017 Big Cool Science Festival at CC 


        2017poster_sm      BCSFCC2016a


Come celebrate Earth Month with Cool Science. Grab your Harry Potter gear for "Alchemy, Wizards & Potions" to find out how cool science, math and engineering can be, with live science demonstratiion shows, tours and dozens of fun and engaging hands-on science activities.  Download our poster/flyer [hi-res 918k, lo-res 242k].

FREE!!  Pre-registration recommended (button below), suggested donation $2/child or $5/family.

Presented by Cool Science & the CC Cool Science Club

Sponsored by:   

                                    ENT FCU logo TBG            

Additional sponsors & in-kind donors:



  • Chemistry Magic, Physics and other shows throughout the day (schedule)
  • Cool Science's "Alchemy, Wizards & Potions" - Chemistry, magic potions & wizardy activities!
  • Explore our "castle" - climb the stone stairway to the bell tower & more fun activities!
  • Suit up and crawl through Cavesim, a caving simulator w/ video game-like scoring!
  • Enjoy Ormao Dance Company's "Mathtastic" to learn math in a fun and creative way!
  • We'll also have plenty of rockets, animals, telescopes, Lego and LOTS more fun hands-on science and engineering activities for kids (K-8th, but fun for all ages), presented by local companies, schools, museums, nonprofits and other organizations (full listing).
  • We have food on site this year- cash or credit cards accepted (details).
  • We also have a new T-shirt designed just for kids. It's your gift for a $15 donation, cash or CC (details).



** volunteers needed to staff Cool Science activity stations
(email volunteer@coolscience.org) **

Please help us keep this event admission free for all kids by making a suggested donation of $2/child or $5/family through the Community First Foundation's Colorado Gives Campaign or Paypal (you can also donate with cash or credit card on-site during the event).  Your tax deductible contribution also helps us continue to offer hundreds of fun and exciting hands-on science programs in local schools and libraries throughout the year.

Just click on either button below to open a new secure window where you can choose to donate any amount now using your credit card, and thanks for your support!

ColoGives Donate Button             

Register Now! Also be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook (@CScoolscience) for any updates.