STEM Saturday, Wedding/Event EXPO, and President's Day Activities at Discovery Park of America

Discovery Park of America will be open for the entire President's Day weekend from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and will be hosting their first Wedding, Meeting and Event EXPO in Dinosaur Hall on Sunday and Monday. 

STEM Saturday will feature learning stations, a family education program a Kids Create art activity, and a chance to learn cool science experiments.

Here is STEM Saturday's schedule:

  9:30 a.m.   - Saturday Morning Science (Life Enrichment Center) – Science of Sound!
11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.  - Family Education Program (Dinosaur Hall) – UT Martin Percussion presents “The Roots of Rhythm” (crowd-favorite!)
  1:30 p.m.  - Kids Create Art Activity (Tennessee Room) – Make your very own tambourine and join in with the UT Martin percussion performance!
  3:30 p.m. - KEVA Plank Build Off in the Tennessee Room

All other program times and locations will be available at the front ticket counter.
*All programs are subject to change or cancellation without notice.


Over 30 outside vendors will have booths at the EXPO, and tickets are $10.00 for this special event on Saturday and Sunday..  


Mon., Feb. 18 is also President’s Day. The park is normally closed on Mondays, but will be open for holiday and for the EXPO. The Simmon’s Bank Children’s Gallery will be open, Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks will be open as well as the other galleries and grounds. Admission to the park will also be $10, and tickets for special Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO Bricks exhibit are $4.95. 

The Earthquake Simulator and the Starship Theater will not be available on Monday, but everyone can visit the Tower for free.  

For more information, visit the park’s website at  

On the Net:

Discovery Park website

Published 12:00 AM, Tuesday Feb. 12, 2019
Updated 02:32 PM, Tuesday Feb. 12, 2019


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