The Discovery Center at Water’s Edge will present The Magic of Science Fair and Family Festival on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium featuring a day of interactive activities and exploration. Attendees will enjoy sports competitions, drone races, play areas, magic shoes, fun science experiments, and much more!
Festivities will include a regional science fair for middle school students that begins at 8 a.m. and culminates with an awards ceremony at 3 p.m. The Family Festival begins at 11 a.m. and lasts until 4 p.m. There will be activities for learners of all ages, from infants to adults. The event is free.
The Discovery Center at Water’s Edge will be a place where students of all ages can experience hands –on science and technology, see tomorrow’s technology today, and learn the history of scientific discovery in our area. Phase 1 will be a 3,500 square foot “Preview” Center at the Water’s Edge complex in Belcamp, MD. Phase 2 will result in the opening of an operational Discovery Center in 2024 with 10,000 square feet of space, serving over 55,000 visitors each year, and costing approximately $4.5 million. Phase 3 will expand the center to 35,000 square feet serving 100,000 visitors each year.