Science Festival Lates

Allow us to transport you back to the 80's for some excellent adventures and weird science galore with Science Festival Lates!

Science Festival Lates

About Science Festival Lates

Our very first Science Festival took place in 1989 so, for our special 30th edition opening party, allow us to transport you back to the 80's for some excellent adventures and weird science galore in our flagship family venue. Shake it up at our Blood Bar like you’re Tom Cruise in Cocktail, make your own version of The Blob in our slimey Splat-tastic activity, bring some patients back to life (back to reality) in ER Surgery. There’ll be bars, glow sticks, dirty dancing, and not a Demogorgon in sight. Max up the hairspready, start practising your air guitar solo and get ready to party like its 1989.

Age 18+

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Science Festival Lates are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at City Art Centre or Edinburgh International Science Festival

Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday

Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday

12th May 2018 - 8th July 2018
Focusing on a selection of Robert Callender's work, this exhibition at City Art Centre addresses his environmental concerns and ways and means of recycling.
Shipwrecked Concepts and Washed-up Things

Shipwrecked Concepts and Washed-up Things

26th May 2018
Join Professor Tim Ingold in this talk on the work of Robert Callender at City Art Centre on 26th May!
Plastic Man: Short Film Screening, Talk and Q&A

Plastic Man: Short Film Screening, Talk and Q&A

30th May 2018
The City Art Centre is screening Plastic Man to complement the exhibition 'Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday' followed by a talk & Q&A.
Our Seas under Pressure

Our Seas under Pressure

6th June 2018
Join Professor Teresa F Fernandes as she explores why we are all responsible for the future of the world’s oceans.
Stop the Plastic Tide

Stop the Plastic Tide

7th June 2018
Come along to City Art Centre on 7th June and find out what the Marine Conservation Society is doing to stop the plastic tide and how you can help.
The Artist as Beachcomber: A Tour of the Work of Robert Callender

The Artist as Beachcomber: A Tour of the Work of Robert Callender

14th June 2018
Andrew Patrizio will introduce the work of well-known and highly respected Scottish artist Robert Callender in this tour at City Art Centre on 14th June.
Sustainable Shopping: Can Consumers Change the World?

Sustainable Shopping: Can Consumers Change the World?

21st June 2018
Can consumer behaviour lead to environmental change for the better? Join Kathryn Henderson in this lecture at City Art Centre on 21st June!
At the City Art Centre with The Edinburgh Sketcher

At the City Art Centre with The Edinburgh Sketcher

20th July 2018
Come along to special sketching workshops with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher at the City Art Centre!
The Edinburgh Sketcher In The Gallery

The Edinburgh Sketcher In The Gallery

19th October 2018
Come along to the City Art Centre on 19th October and learn to sketch with the famous Edinburgh Sketcher!

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Through The Wire Music presents: music from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Brighton and Bergamo with Sonars, Wuh Oh and TEEK at Sneaky Pete's on 25th May.
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25th May 2018
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Rubix Cube Party Night
25th May 2018
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It's Rubix Cube Party Night at the Village Hotel Edinburgh on 25th May, so come along and dance the night away at our fantastic 80's disco.

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