San Diego Science Festival and Expo - STEM

Posted at 4:29 PM, Feb 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-06 11:04:01-05
The eighth annual Science & Engineering Festival and Expo is back at Petco Park in San Diego. 
Be sure to stop by the 10News Booth to see what it’s like to be on TV! 
Powered by BioCom, this event is FREE for the entire family. There are over 100 hands-on exhibits and experiments for kids of all ages. Come spend the day!
Saturday, March 4
10a.m. – 5p.m.
Saturday, March 4 through, Sunday, March 12 there will be science-related activities throughout San Diego County.
Join the adventure as ABC10 and our friends at Illumina explore science wonders for all ages, all week! 
Check out more than 100 organizations that support STEM Education in San Diego.
Don’t miss an amazing week of science wonders including “STEM in your backyard” at locations around San Diego.
ABC10 supports STEM Education, encouraging students to understand and embrace science, technology, engineering and math that affect them every day. 
More than a buzzword, STEM is the future. Children who study a STEM curriculum also develop a variety of skills that are essential for success: critical thinking and problem solving, creativity and innovation, communication, collaboration and entrepreneurship, to name a few.
Want a hands-on learning environment? Then check out the Cymer Digital Studio at the YMCA of Mission Valley. This digital studio offers a learning environment outfitted with high-tech tools for mixing and editing music, developing video projects, creating art and more. In the studio, students can also work on robotics, video game development, graphic design and more.
STEM learning opportunities are like charging stations, electrifying youth. STEM Next is incubated and housed at University of San Diego.  
Sparking young minds at Thinkabit Lab™, a program at Qualcomm to foster problem-solving, creativity and collaboration skills.