General Information

With over 100 events across 25+ venues, the NI Science Festival offers a stimulating and wide range of events focusing on the wonders of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. These events present some of the best scientists from NI and beyond to discuss their work, cutting-edge research and what the future might hold.

During the day, the Festival offers a range of workshops, talks and interactive activities for young people, parents and schools. In the evening we will present an eclectic mix of scientific debate, talks, theatres, comedy, music and film for adults.

The full programme will be launched January 2017.

Booking Information

Most of our events are open to the public. Suitability, admission and booking information are indicated in the listings. Ticketing links for events can be found via the festival website. Please bring a printed copy of your ticket along to the event.

The concession rates apply to those aged 16 and under, over 65s, students and those who are registered disabled.

School Groups

If you would like your school or college to attend any of our listed education events, please go to the registration link detailed on the event listing or the festival website.

Disabled Access

All partnering venues aim to be as accessible as possible however a small number have restricted access. Should you or your group require information or assistance please contact Venue Information is also available through the Access400 online service at