MS Science Fest is September 16-18

Purchase a single ticket for Saturday’s festival and explore all four museums for one low price of $10.

The Mississippi Science Festival (MSF) is in-person and set for September 16-18 at the LeFleur Museum District (LMD) with special guest, Temple Grandin.

MSF celebrates careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) with a weekend of all-ages events across four museums – the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, the Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum, the Mississippi Children’s Museum, and the MDWFP’s Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.

Grandin, a scientist and activist, will speak about her experience with science and agriculture at the MS Agriculture Museum, Friday, September 17 at 11 am, and at the Mississippi Children’s Museum, Saturday, September 18 at 11 am.

A complete list of activities, detailed at mssciencefest.org, includes:

Grandin. Image: Rosalie Winard

A free shuttle will be provided between museums, and food vendors will be onsite throughout the day at all museums. 

Purchase a single ticket for Saturday’s festival and explore all four museums for one low price of $10. Exhibitors and activities will be at all four LMD museums.

Follow the fest on social:

instagram.com/mssciencefestinstagram.com/lefleurmuseumdistrictfacebook.com/LeFleurMuseumDistrict

Masks are recommended. Many activities are outside and social distancing is encouraged.