Best Fireworks View!
Discover the scintillating science behind fire, and beat the heat with four floors of hands-on exhibits, Highmark SportsWorks®, an Omnimax movie, and a laser show! One special price gets you into our July 4th Fireworks Blowout from 6-11 pm, plus one popcorn and soda for you to enjoy during the evening. Additional food items available for purchase.
Cost for lawn viewing is $39 per person. Parking is free with advance registration. Registration will close at noon on July 3, 2014. Ticket availability is limited. Reserve your spot today!
Limited same-day tickets may be available on July 4 at the Science Center's ticket counter. Parking will be $20 per car and is not guaranteed.
Throughout the event, visitors will be able to view Born to be Wild in Rangos Omnimax Theater, see the live show Fire and Ice, and experience the live Works Theater show Illumination Sensation, which explores the science of light. During one special performance at 7:30 pm, an aerialist will dance suspended in the air on silks. Attendees can also watch a patriotic laser show, Spirit of America, featuring music by John Fogerty, Garth Brooks, and John Mellencamp.
All exhibits, Omnimax movies, laser shows, and demonstrations will shut down during the fireworks show, scheduled to begin around 9:30 pm. Exhibit areas will remain closed for the rest of the evening. One final laser show, Omnimax movie, and Fire and Ice show will run after the fireworks.
Carnegie Science Center will be open at 10 am on July 4th. Feel free to come early and play! The special event starts at 6 pm.