July 1, 2009
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The Maryland Science Center will be bursting with activities to celebrate wondrous soapy spheres and floating foam during Bubble Days, on Saturday and Sunday, July 18 and 19, 2009.
The highlight of Bubble Days will be “Bubblemania,” an interactive show featuring world bubble champion Casey Carle creating giant floating bubbles up to six feet in diameter, foamy forms stretching over 25 feet, bubble spaceships, bubble volcanoes, and fog-filled bubbles. Families can enjoy “Bubblemania” at noon, 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.
In addition, the two-day celebration will feature other effervescent events:
- Bubble Workshops for children
- Bubble Factory, where children can concoct their own soapy solution and make a bubble wand
- Bubble Gum Blowing Contest
All activities are free with paid admission to the museum.
About the Maryland Science Center
The Maryland Science Center in Baltimore is visited by more than 500,000 people each year. Popular exhibits include: Dinosaur Mysteries with full-size dinosaurs and interactive paleontology activities; a day in the life of the human body in Your Body: The Inside Story; and dozens of interactive experiments in Newton’s Alley. On Saturday, May 23, the Maryland Science Center debuted the traveling exhibit Chinasaurs, a 15,000 square foot exhibition of full size dinosaurs, and rare fossils. Other attractions include the Kids Room, the five-story St. John Properties IMAX Theater, and the world-famous Davis Planetarium.