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.

Event Series Videos of a Scientist

Videos of a Scientist

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Discover the world inside a research lab with 2-3 minute insights from the Cumming School of Medicine's Science Communication Certificate Program at UCalgary! Experience groundbreaking research and connect personally with scientists dedicated to enhancing health and wellbeing. Proudly presented by University of Calgary graduate students. Dive into expert-led topics today!

Event Series Videos of a Scientist

Videos of a Scientist

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Discover the world inside a research lab with 2-3 minute insights from the Cumming School of Medicine's Science Communication Certificate Program at UCalgary! Experience groundbreaking research and connect personally with scientists dedicated to enhancing health and wellbeing. Proudly presented by University of Calgary graduate students. Dive into expert-led topics today!

Science in the Cinema

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Join the Cumming School of Medicine at Beakerhead for a unique 'Science in the Cinema' experience! Dive into the intersection of health science and pop culture, watch themed movies, and unravel the science behind them. Curious about movie facts vs fiction? Ask an expert.

S.W.I.T.CH Speaks

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

"Join S.W.I.T.CH for a riveting exploration into the transformative power of skateboarding in diverse communities. Discover Dan Mancina's journey from vision loss to semi-pro skateboarding, delve into skateboarding's therapeutic potential with 'Push to Heal', and be captivated by Kyle Young Pine's story of recovery in 'Piita Aapasskaan'. Witness skateboarding's impact on ability, mental health, and […]

Alien Talk Show

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Join Jay Ingram and the Beakerhead band for a captivating talk show unraveling the question of what aliens might look like if they existed.Delve into the mysteries of extraterrestrial life with Jay Ingram & the Beakerhead band. Engage in electrifying discussions with experts and sci-fi buffs, while a sketch artist vividly illustrates alien possibilities. A […]

Event Series Videos of a Scientist

Videos of a Scientist

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Discover the world inside a research lab with 2-3 minute insights from the Cumming School of Medicine's Science Communication Certificate Program at UCalgary! Experience groundbreaking research and connect personally with scientists dedicated to enhancing health and wellbeing. Proudly presented by University of Calgary graduate students. Dive into expert-led topics today!

Event Series Videos of a Scientist

Videos of a Scientist

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Discover the world inside a research lab with 2-3 minute insights from the Cumming School of Medicine's Science Communication Certificate Program at UCalgary! Experience groundbreaking research and connect personally with scientists dedicated to enhancing health and wellbeing. Proudly presented by University of Calgary graduate students. Dive into expert-led topics today!

Event Series Videos of a Scientist

Videos of a Scientist

IMAGINE - The Dome 701 11St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Discover the world inside a research lab with 2-3 minute insights from the Cumming School of Medicine's Science Communication Certificate Program at UCalgary! Experience groundbreaking research and connect personally with scientists dedicated to enhancing health and wellbeing. Proudly presented by University of Calgary graduate students. Dive into expert-led topics today!