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Engineering Festival




In conjunction with our giant-screen film Dream Big: Engineering Our World and our engineering-themed exhibition, Dream! Design! Build!, the Fleet Science Center is holding our first-ever Engineering Festival. This event will take place during October, which is Kids’ Free month, so kids under 12 can attend the festival for FREE!*

The Engineering Festival will include:

  • Engineering information and activities from up to 20 San Diego engineering organizations!
  • Screenings of Dream Big every other hour, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.**
  • All Fleet exhibitions open, including Dream! Design! Build! and Game Masters
  • “Genius in the House” featuring sound engineer Dr. Chris Warren, noon to 3 p.m.—free!

Plus, teachers can register for a morning engineering workshop, adults and kids can make Marshmallow Shooters in the Tinkering Studio and girls in Grades 5–8 can register for a Saturday Science Club workshop. 

Join the fun, and discover just how exciting engineering is!

*Coupon required. Visit the San Diego Museum Council's website to download your coupon. 

**Additional fee applies for Kids Free coupon users.