Join us on Saturday, September 24th for a FREE day-long marine science extravaganza! EXCITING experiments! FASCINATING facts! ENRICHING entertainment! Come learn AND play at SUBMERGE NYC Marine Science Festival. From underwater robotics exploration to aquatic wildlife ecology - noted marine scientists from across the country will teach, inspire, and entertain audiences of all ages from 11AM - 4PM. Hudson River Park, in partnership with the New York Hall of Science, proudly present this festival aimed at celebrating our local waterways.
General Information (Please share with your networks)
Date: Saturday September 24
Location:Hudson River Park's Pier 26 (Cross at N. Moore Street)
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Getting there: Map & Subway- A, C, E at Canal St. or 1 at Franklin St.
Festival Highlights: Research Stations, Science Stage, River Ranger Kid Zone, Discovery Lab, Marine Robotics, Fishing, Kayaking and more!
Thrilling water experiments, comedic interviews with science experts, and entertaining wildlife performances will inspire and amaze. Take a seat and soak up all of the Science Stage's fun and informative acts.
Science Stage schedule and more information on performances can be found here.
Enjoy the production, City That Drinks The Mountain Sky, which tells the ongoing story of New York City's water supply from mountain top to city tap, through a shimmering tapestry of poetry, puppetry and music.
BIG CITY FISHING Participants can drop in a line and engage with environmental educators on topics such as water quality, fish biology and more. We provide the rods, reels, bait and instruction.
The Downtown Boathouse will offer free sit-on-top kayaks to paddle on the Hudson River. They give brief instruction and provide all necessary safety equipment as well as changing rooms and lockers and locks.