Upcoming Events

  • Creature Features June 2 - September 3
    Creature Features June 2 - September 3
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW
    Jun 02, 11:00 AM – Sep 03, 11:30 AM
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    June 2 through September 3, stop by Wednesday through Friday at 11 a.m. to get an up-close encounter with a few of our critters! SPACE AT THE CREATURE FEATURE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS. REGISTERING ONLINE DOES NOT SECURE A SPOT.
  • sciPad featuring SMALLab Summer Schedule June 2 - September3
    sciPad featuring SMALLab Summer Schedule June 2 - September3
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW
    Jun 02, 1:00 PM – Sep 03, 3:00 PM
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    sciPad Summer Schedule June 2 - September 3 Wednesday - Friday from 1 - 3 p.m. **Reservations Required**
  • Chemistry Corner June 4 - September 3
    Chemistry Corner June 4 - September 3
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW
    Jun 04, 11:30 AM – Sep 03, 1:00 PM
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Enjoy a visual Chem Demo at 11:30 a.m. followed by fun, hands-on chemistry activities from 12-1 p.m. where you get to be the Mad Scientist! Enjoy various activities and demonstrations every Friday from June 4 - September 3, 2021.
  • Education Celebration: Teachers Get in Free
    Education Celebration: Teachers Get in Free
    Fort Walton Beach
    Jul 26, 10:00 AM – Aug 07, 4:00 PM
    Fort Walton Beach, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Teachers, present your ID and receive free admission July 26 - August 7! Limit 1 free admission per teacher; must present valid, active school ID.
  • STEAM Machine - July 28 & 29
    STEAM Machine - July 28 & 29
    Fort Walton Beach
    Jul 28, 11:30 AM – Jul 29, 2:30 PM
    Fort Walton Beach, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    All aboard the new STEAM Machine! Enjoy new hands-on activities each week from June 2 - July 29 every Wednesday and Thursday from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Summer STEAM Workshops: August 2- STEAM Wars *SOLD OUT*
    Summer STEAM Workshops: August 2- STEAM Wars *SOLD OUT*
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW
    Aug 02, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM CDT
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    June 15 - August 3 New workshops every Monday and Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m for ages 5-12
  • MEMBERS ONLY Back to School Bash
    MEMBERS ONLY Back to School Bash
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 02, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Enjoy light snacks, family fun, and end summer on a high note! Open to current Science Center members only.
  • Summer STEAM Workshops: August 3- STEAM Wars *SOLD OUT*
    Summer STEAM Workshops: August 3- STEAM Wars *SOLD OUT*
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW
    Aug 03, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM CDT
    31 Memorial Pkwy SW, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    June 15 - August 3 New workshops every Monday and Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m for ages 5-12
  • Planetarium: 6 p.m. Show
    Planetarium: 6 p.m. Show
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 05, 6:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Join us for Planetarium Nights! Explore the constellations, solar system and more. Due to social distancing guidelines, space is limited. Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Planetarium: 7 p.m. Show
    Planetarium: 7 p.m. Show
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 05, 7:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Join us for Planetarium Nights! Explore the constellations, solar system and more. Due to social distancing guidelines, space is limited. Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Discover Science Saturday
    Discover Science Saturday
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 07, 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Join us the first Saturday of every month for special themes and exciting activities!
  • Maker Days
    Maker Days
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 10, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Our student scientists explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics during hands-on, creative workshops. Maker Days gives learners the opportunity to create, construct, and make something new at each session.
  • Mini Makers and Experiments Lab • RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
    Mini Makers and Experiments Lab • RESERVATIONS REQUIRED
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 12, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Join ECSC for a preschool activity hour! With different activities each event, you and your little ones are sure to have fun. Mini Makers is included in your admission and is ideal for 3-5 year olds, but the whole family is welcome! Reservations are required.
  • Home School Academy
    Home School Academy
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 17, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    We invite all young explorers (ages 6-12)* to take part in our Home School Science Academy. Students will participate in hands-on science lessons designed to foster a life-long love of science. *Lessons tailored to grades 1st-5th.
  • Planetarium: 6 p.m. Show
    Planetarium: 6 p.m. Show
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 19, 6:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Join us for Planetarium Nights! Explore the constellations, solar system and more. Due to social distancing guidelines, space is limited. Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Planetarium: 7 p.m. Show
    Planetarium: 7 p.m. Show
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 19, 7:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Join us for Planetarium Nights! Explore the constellations, solar system and more. Due to social distancing guidelines, space is limited. Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.
  • Creation Station
    Creation Station
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 21, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    The Creation Station is open every third Saturday of the month from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Creation Station is where design, research, engineering, art, mathematics, and science come to life.
  • Planetarium Special Feature: Sordid Secrets of the Stars 6 p.m.
    Planetarium Special Feature: Sordid Secrets of the Stars 6 p.m.
    Emerald Coast Science Center
    Aug 26, 6:00 PM
    Emerald Coast Science Center, 31 Memorial Pkwy SW, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548, USA
    Discover the sizzling stories behind the constellations in this planetarium event for adults (18+). Explore Eastern European mythology hidden in the sky as you take a trip through the cosmos during the ultimate planetarium adventure.