Science buffs get ready as STEM New Mexico and Explora will be hosting this year’s New Mexico Science Fiesta.
The Science Fiesta Expo is a massive, one-day event which will have more than 75 local businesses, educators, and community organizations engaging thousands of New Mexican families in hands-on STEM activities, as well as educating the public on the vital role science and technology play in people’s everyday lives.
The Fiesta is a family-friendly event featuring everything from robotics to live animals with over 50 engaging hands-on activities with scientists, artists, engineers, and other professionals.
The 2019 New Mexico Science Fiesta Expo kicks off June 22 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Expo-NM at the state fairgrounds. The event is free to attend and free to park.
Following the Fiesta Expo will be a week of science experiences for all ages. Sunday, the Science of Breakdancing will take place at the Dancing Turtle Studio, with a woodworking and teen night also scheduled for the following week.