Spooktacular Science Challenge


Thank you to everyone who attended and see you next year!

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NS3’s 7th Annual Spooktacular Science Challenge will be on October 27th, 2019


Who:  Families interested in fun!

When:  11:00am on Sunday October 27th 2019

Where:  Bowen Park- lower picnic shelter (off Wall St)

10:00-10:45am  Onsite registration

11:00am  Spooktacular Science Challenge begins!

2:00pm Spooktacular Science Challenge ends.


Registration information:  

Pre-registration is available for $12/child until Friday, October 25th at midnight. 

Onsite registration will be available for $15/child. Limited quantities will be available on a first come first serve basis. 

Tickets include: Entry into the Spooktacular Science Challenge, a beverage ticket, and a stamp card to complete to use the paint sponge slingshot. Hot chocolate and coffee will be available as a beverage option if you bring your own mug. 

Adults and children 3 and under are free with an accompanying paid ticket holder. 



Spooky Science Stations

Creepy Chemistry Cauldron:  Explore some spooky science experiments with the mad chemists from VIU!

Haunted House: Decode secret messages in our blacklight haunted house!

Spooky Slime: Explore a giant pool of slime!

Slippery Salmon: Check out the salmon in Bowen Park and learn about their lifecycle!

Creepy Crawlers: Brought to you by our friends at the Victoria Bug Zoo, we will bust myths about animals you once thought were creepy.


There will be hot dogs and veggie dogs on site for $2.00 and beverages available for $1.00 .

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