First Fridays!

Friday, Nov 5: Enjoy Science, for less!


Your science centre, for less


Nov 5

9 AM - 5 PM

Regular admission

5 PM - 9 PM

Open to all ages for just $5!

As the long sunny days give way to cooler, crisp fall nights – don't hibernate!

Come together in a safe, social way, at Spark! You and your favourite people get the run of the building (including the outdoor Brainasium) – for less! Making science accessible to all with reduced admission and extended hours.

Pandemic stress, be gone. Now's your chance to relax, be curious and enjoy your science centre for a fraction of the price. Everyone needs a bit of Spark in their life – regardless of age, means or walk of life. So on the First Friday of the month, get the fives at Spark Science Centre!

Get the fives!

  • November 5
  • $5 admission
  • $5 food specials
  • $5 drink specials
  • 5 PM - 9 PM
  • Everywhere!

$5 Admission

Admission includes access to all of the open galleries, access to special maker stations, and physics-play in the Brainasium Outdoor Park!

  • Spark Eatery

$5 Drink Specials

A specialty beer will be served up just for you!

Best part? You guessed it – only 5 bucks!

  • Spark Eatery

$5 Food Specials

Don't break the bank, and don't go hungry!

Bring your appetite, because for $5 you can get a quesadilla with sour cream, salsa & a side.

  • Feature Gallery South
  • 6:30PM - 8:00 PM

Morning Star Storytelling

Casey Eagle Speaker (Kainai), Diana Melting Tallow (Siksika), Hal Eagletail (Tsuutina), and Rob Cardinal (Siksika) will be speaking about the differences of these stories between communities and lands. Siksika artist Joey Big Snake will also be joining to share how he has interpreted these stories into an artwork.

  • Astronaut Ice Cream Cafe

Astronaut Ice Cream

You know what season is made for ice cream? Every season!

One cone will be on special for just $5 - get ready to indulge!

  • Digital Immersion Gallery

Every Second

Narrated by actress, author, and philanthropist, Isabella Rossellini, Every Second takes the viewer on a journey about life, the moments that matter, the time that passes and the seconds that count.

What You Need To Know

    • General Tips

      - Free for members! Reserve tickets here.

      - 5 PM - 9 PM | $5 admission

      - Guests are welcomed to stay as long as they'd like during operating hours.

      - Conditions and exclusions may apply. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

    • Vaccine Policy

      As of Monday, September 20, Spark requires all Members and Guests aged 12 and over to provide proof of vaccination or proof of privately-paid negative rapid test. Please have your documents ready to attend First Friday!

    • The Dome Theatre Closure

      Due to the Dome Theatre renovations, there will be no planetarium films playing. Expect a new comfortable experience in late November 2021!

Kickstart the weekend with science!

Enjoy science, food and drink specials, special guests and more!

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