Hack The House

An engineering challenge for youth, ages 14-21.

Programming

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

Map

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

Schedule

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

Home

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About

What is Beakerhead? Learn more here.

News and Announcements

Updates from the strange and interesting world of Beakerhead.

Collaborate

Get involved in Beakerhead’s festival and year-round programs.

Supporters

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

Volunteers

Join one of Calgary’s coolest volunteer crews.

Speakerhead

When

Sept 15-17, 2023

Where

Contemporary Calgary
701 11 St SW
Calgary, AB

Calling all chatterboxes! Beakerhead invites you to unleash your thoughts and ideas at Speakerhead, the one-of-a-kind video talk-back booth in Calgary. Step up and draft a 60-second letter-to-the-editor-style clip where you can freely express your views on the matters that resonate with you most. With a selection of prompts to choose from, let your ideas flow! Join the vibrant conversation that unfolded during Speakerhead’s debut at Beakerhead in 2022, where over 900 enthusiastic participants shared their diverse ideas, musings, and even showcased their best dance moves over the festival. Keep an eye out for our visually striking pop-up booth, a collaborative creation by RocketHouse, Fracture-a-Femur Productions, and TechArt Custom Creations. We owe a huge debt of gratitude to our Breakerfriends, with special thanks to the Calgary Foundation for their unwavering support. Let your voice be heard and seize the incredible opportunity to engage, inspire and make a lasting impact at Speakerhead!

Supported By: Calgary Foundation, Suncor, Funded by the Government of Canada