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

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Supporters

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Volunteers

Join one of Calgary’s coolest volunteer crews.

You-ni-verse

A trapezoidal sculpture is inspired by space and reflects lights with mirrors.

When

Saturday, Sept 16 | 11am-12am
Sunday, Sept 17 | 11am-11pm

Where

Millennium Park
1220 9 Ave SW
Calgary, AB

Lose yourself in the centre of the You-ni-verse in the Burnersphere at Beakerhead!

The You-ni-verse is an immersive 14 foot x 12 foot structure made of 8 trapezoid pieces which are arranged around a 4 foot x 4 foot circle which features a black hole at the centre. The 8 individual trapezoids include epoxy-made stardust nebulas, comets, asteroids, spiral galaxies and more space-like interpretations. The are mirrors between the trapezoids which reflect light. Ask yourself while observing the cosmos, “Am I the centre of the You-ni-verse?”

Created by Griffels Custom & Kristen Riffel