TENTACLES, BUNNIES AND SCIENCE SET TO ERUPT ON CALGARY STREETS

Calgary, Canada – Beakerhead is announcing the 2016 lineup of spectacles and quirky adventures, with all ticketed events now on sale. More than 60 distinct events – the majority of which are free – will explode on the streets and venues of Calgary in just six weeks.

Beakerhead, a smash up of art, science and engineering, is entering its fourth year. Last year, more than 110,000 took part over five days. The online program guide helps people plot a course through a dozen free installations, and major public destination events like the annual Beakernight event and the Four-to-Six explosion of interactive happenings on Stephen Avenue.

Ticketed events, which range from musical performances to hands-on workshops and tours, are also on sale. Many events have sold out in hours in the past, especially smaller more specialized offerings.