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It's time to get messy as Mess Fest returns to Orlando Science Center this weekend

From slime time to fizzy paint, join us for some good clean fun during Mess Fest at Orlando Science Center and get creative with colorful and sensory-friendly activities.

Mess Fest Orlando Science Center

What’s the best kind of mess? The kind YOU don’t have to clean up!

Get hands-on with our ooiest, gooiest, messiest activities during Mess Fest at Orlando Science Center, retuning this weekend on Saturday, May 13, and Sunday, May 14.

From slime time to fizzy paint, join us for some good clean fun during Mess Fest as we get creative with our favorite colorful and sensory-friendly activities.

Explore Mess Zones and learn the science behind your favorite che-MESS-try experiments, see a foam-splosion on the terrace, create your own custom slime, and more! If you don’t make a mess, you’re not doing it right!

Mess Fest Orlando Science Center

Don’t miss these mess-tivities!

  • Slip into the Mess Hall and learn about the science behind our favorite messy activities with spin art, Alka seltzer painting, and more!

  • Meet some creative local artists and makers who have turned being messy into a profession

  • You'll have a blast learning about the science of suds with foam-splosions on the terrace

  • Our littlest learners are invited to join Messy Science StoryTime and MiniMaker Workshops in KidsTown

  • Put on your goggles and get messy with creative and fun experiments in Dr. Dare's Lab

  • And so much more!

Mess Fest Orlando Science Center

This event is included in admission to Orlando Science Center, which is FREE for members, $24 for adults, $22 for seniors and students, and $18 for youth (ages 2 – 11).

Tickets include access to all four floors of exhibits, giant-screen and 3D educational films, and live programming. Get more details here.

Mess Fest Orlando Science Center

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