Hack The House

An engineering challenge for youth, ages 14-21.

Operation Minerva

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DIY Science Centre

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Dive into the extravaganza! Unearth the magic behind each experiment, entertainer, exhibit, and eccentric escapade.


Navigate the whimsy! Your trusty guide to all the quirky corners of Beakerhead awaits.


Tick-tock goes the clock! Plan your adventure through our fantastical timeline of wonders.


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News and Announcements

Updates from the strange and interesting world of Beakerhead.


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Learn about Beakerhead’s supporters, sponsors, and community partners.


Join one of Calgary’s coolest volunteer crews.

Mirror Man


Saturday, Sept 16 | 2pm-7pm


Millennium Park
1220 9 Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Beakerhead is delighted to have BeakerFriend – Mirror Man, a luminous creation conceived by Calgary’s award-winning artist and designer, Olga Sem. Emblematic of Beakerhead’s commitment to fusing art, science, and engineering in mesmerizing ways, Mirror Man promises to be a beacon of innovation and wonder at this year’s event. As attendees navigate the crossroads of creativity and technology, Mirror Man stands as a testament to the limitless imagination Beakerhead strives to inspire. Immerse yourself in the radiant universe of Mirror Man and anticipate a performance that encapsulates the essence of surprise and delight here.

Supported by: City of Calgary, Government of AlbertaAlberta Foundation for the Arts, Funded by the Government of Canada