Bubblefest – April 1–16, 2017
Visit Discovery Cube’s Orange County campus for the return of Bubblefest XXI! Watch the Mega Bubblefest Laser Show and witness art in motion as bubble scientist Deni Yang performs tricks and stunts with smoking bubbles, spinning bubbles, bouncing bubbles, and a laser light show. Then, learn the science behind the Mega Bubblefest Laser Show with hands-on activities like blowing giant bubbles, playing in water spheres, and more!
Blast off at Discovery Cube’s annual Rocket Launch! Located on campus at the Boeing Company in Huntington Beach, this event is full of hands-on activities for all ages and includes a competition where you’ll design, build and launch your own 2-liter bottle rocket with pressurized air and water. Rockets with the longest “hang time” will be awarded prizes.
Above and Beyond – The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition
May 27 to September 10, 2017
This groundbreaking exhibition celebrates the power of innovation to make dreams take flight! The traveling aerospace exhibition, sponsored by Boeing in commemoration of Boeing’s 100th anniversary in 2016, features: immersive simulations, interactive design challenges, iconic historical touchstones, visionary concepts for the future, and inspiring stories from game-changing innovators, past and present. Design – and test-fly – your own supersonic jet. Pilot a drone into the eye of a hurricane to measure nature’s fury. Spread your wings and experience flight as a bird or a futuristic wing-flapping aircraft. Or take an elevator ride to the edge of space!
For the first time ever, Disney Junior has partnered with a museum to create an exhibit based on one of its most beloved characters! Based on the famous television series, Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit lets doctors-in-training visit the McStuffins Toy Hospital E.R., Pet Vet, and Nursery to learn the daily duties of a doc and about healthy habits, empathy and nurturing care.
Help Doc McStuffins at McStuffins Toy Hospital:
M Give toy patients check-ups in the E.R.
M Perform surgery for toys that need bigger fixes on Dragon Bot in the O.R.
M Groom pet toys in the Pet Vet.
M Diagnose pets’ toys with X-ray scanning machines.
M Rock toy babies to sleep. Follow the bedtime routines for the babies in the Nursery.
M View clips of Doc McStuffins at work in the Hospital Training Theater.
Learn how to keep yourself and your toys happy and healthy in Doc McStuffins: The Exhibit!
Discovery Cube is located at 2500 N.
Main Street in Santa Ana. For more information, visit oc.discoverycube.org.