IU Science Fest

  • April 6, 2024
  • Multiple locations on IU campus
  • Bloomington, IN 47405
  • (812) 855-5809
  • 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Free

For One Year Only Science Fest will move from fall to spring!  
Prepare for and celebrate the total solar eclipse that will move through Indiana on Monday, April 8, 2024. Join us at Science Fest on Saturday, April 6, 2024, to learn all about the impact of solar eclipses have on all life, the science behind them, and how to safely enjoy a most unusual day.

Our very stellar Science Fest will present visitors with an opportunity to learn about the impact solar eclipses have on all life, the science behind them, and how to safely enjoy a most unusual day. Help us celebrate this astronomical event. Fun for all ages!

FREE admission.

The last time Indiana University Bloomington was in the path of totality for a solar eclipse was August 7, 1869. The next chance to witness a total solar eclipse from campus after the upcoming April 2024 event will be in 2153.

Visit the IU Science Fest website at https://sciencefest.indiana.edu/ to stay abreast of the cosmic activities and festivities in April 2024.

Check back at https://biology.indiana.edu/about/outreach/science-fest.html in fall 2024 to learn about the exciting activities the Department of Biology has planned for when the annual Science Fest returns to its fall time slot.

IU Science Fest