Father's Day 2024 - TELUS Spark
JUNE 16, 2024

Father's Day at Spark

Dad's are Simply Stellar!

DATE

June 16, 2024

WHEN

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

AGES

This event is suitable for all ages.

COST

Included with General Admission or a Spark Membership.

Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day!

Spark is firing up the grill and treating all the Dads to a science-filled BBQ bash, where the tunes will be cranked, and the drinks are flowing!

Research shows fathers naturally love BBQs! So, blow Dad’s mind with explosive live science demonstrations, right in the BBQ action.

It’s a day packed with science, music, and delicious food and beverage options – the ultimate way to honour everyone’s favourite grill master!

What's On

  • LOCATION
  • BRAINASIUM OUTDOOR PARK

Father’s Day BBQ Menu

BBQ Cheeseburger | $18
Beef Patty | Cheddar | Pickle | Shredded Lettuce | Tomato Relish | Chili lime BBQ | Bun

Plant Based Burger | $20
Cheddar | Pickle | Shredded Lettuce | Tomato Relish | Chili lime BBQ | Bun

Cheddar Smokies | $16
Soft roll | Roasted Peppers | Maple Dijon Spread | Crispy Onions

Comes with: House Cut Chips & Corn on Cob

Beer and Wine Bar

Beer and Wine | $9

Soft Drink | $3

  • LOCATION
  • BRAINASIUM OUTDOOR PARK

Live Music

Get ready for a jam-packed experience with The HeatHens, bringing their electrifying beats guaranteed to get Dad grooving and showing off their moves! Enjoy the sound of your favourite memories with the ultimate dad tracks. It's the ultimate playlist moment, sure to ignite some epic fatherly bonding.

  • LOCATION
  • INSPIRATION STAGE

Dad VS. AI Joke Contest

Join Spark for a special, Dad-themed edition of Beat the AI! Test Dad’s skills against the likes of ChatGPT, Microsoft Copilot, and one of Spark’s resident robot dogs! Challenges include a Dad Joke Competition, word games, physical challenges, and more!

  • LOCATION
  • BRAINASIUM OUTDOOR PARK

Build a Bee Hotel

Explore the world of Monster Insects with a fun and educational activity! Bee hotels offer shelter to help your flying, flower-loving bee friends - just like Dad provides shelter for his little critters. Show appreciation for Dad while supporting local bees.

Cost: $19.99

  • LOCATION
  • BRAINASIUM OUTDOOR PARK

Lawn Games

Let the family feuds begin with Dad's favourite lawn games including Corn Hole, Giant Jenga, Axe Throwing, Giant Connect 4, and Ladder Golf!

  • LOCATION
  • STEVEN'S LAB

A Primatology Adventure

Join Spark on an adventure inspired by the legendary Jane Goodall, as participants test their research skills through video observations of real primate subjects in Costa Rica. Compare the feeding rates of Black-Handed Spider Monkeys (Ateles geoffroyi) and White-Faced Capuchins (Cebus imitator) and discover how primatologists use these fascinating creatures to unlock secrets about human behavior!

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