Date(s) - 10/19/2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Head on out to DeKalb and attend the Northern Illinois University STEM Fest (formerly known as the NIU Mini Maker Faire).
STEMFest will take place on October 19, 2019. And is perfect for all ages to attend!
NIU STEMFest includes hands-on activities, competitions, a book fair, exciting demonstrations, and more!
The event celebrates innovations in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Northern Illinois University STEM departments, student groups, regional corporations, museums, educators, and national labs are joining forces to present hundreds of activities that range in complexity to entertain people of all ages. We hope to increase awareness of the critical role science and other STEM fields play in our world every day.
So join us for the Midwest’s premier festival for celebrating science, technology, engineering and math. FREE admission. Interactive STEM activities for curious minds of all ages.
Before you go:
- STEMfest is free to attend! No advance registration is required of participants.
- Come one, come all! There’s something for every age and stage at STEMfest!
- But remember – all children must be accompanied by an adult.
- STEMfest is an expo, an open-house style event. Come and go at any time. Most families report spending three hours at STEMfest!
- Be sure to bring money for lunch or snacks. No outside food is allowed inside NIU’s Convocation Center.
For more information, please visit NIU’s STEMfest page here.