Rocketober-Fest at the Cosmosphere on Saturday, October 23, is an afternoon of fun for the entire family. It's from 1-4 p.m.
Activities will include making buttons and solar system bracelets, experiencing the 4-G simulator and watching weird science demos. Kids will also be able to launch their own air rockets and enjoy liquid oxygen ice cream, as well as other activities.
Come in your space or alien-themed costume and enter the costume contest. Downtown Hutchinson and Walmart are providing gift cards for the winners. Register for the contest by 2 that day.
Some items require a Rocketober-Fest ticket, and some are free and open to the public.
Free Science Demonstrations during the day
Ticket Prices are as follows:
Red tickets - get 7 tickets for $1
each of the following activities require one ticket
solar system bracelet
liquid oxygen ice cream
White tickets cost $2
One white ticket required to get your photo taken in a space suit
Blue tickets cost $4
One blue ticket is required to experience the 4-G simulator
Tickets will be available at the door.