| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Stranded at the airport with terminal boredom? You can only stare trance-like at your smartphone or tablet for so long. How do you distract yourself from the snaking lines, the crowded chaos, the tempting peanut butter and jelly sandwich cart at the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Where can you dig up a dinosaur, take an airboat ride and fly a space mission? At the science center, of course, but here's where you've got decisions to make. Which one?
Florida has 21 museums that are part of the international Association of Science-...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Butterfly Weekend: You’ve seen them in your garden, on flowers and fluttering around town, but have you seen butterflies in IMAX 3-D? The 2012 film “Flight of the Butterflies” will screen Sunday, the final day of butterfly weekend at the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:06 PM
SPLASHTACULAR SUMMER CELEBRATION
Through Aug. 17. Children can enjoy inflatable water slides and wet slip-n-slides as part of the kids’ water play area. Plus, Salty’s Pirate Playground and the park’s Spray and Play misting...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Create-a-Skate Live: Gnarly skateboards are built for more than performing ollies and mute grabs. It's the board's custom engineering, from the grip tape to the deck, that ensures momentum on the half-pipe. In short, there's a scientific method that...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Youths can learn the nuts and bolts of building a skateboard, then get rolling on their own creation.
In his trademark white lab coat, Paul Schmitt, founder of the nonprofit CreateAskate, will conduct workshops noon June 23-24 at the Museum of Discovery...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:15 AM
It's one big party for America's 238th birthday, and we've got three glorious days to celebrate the red, white and blue.
Declare your independence from work over the long holiday weekend and act like a tourist with a day trip to a South Florida...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:52 PM
"Avatar: Special Edition — An IMAX 3D Experience": Filmmaker James Cameron’s own blue man group, better known as the Na’vi, will air out their drama on the big screen for at least another week at the Museum of Discovery and Science...
| May 25, 2014
| 4:54 AM
It's hard to believe it's already Memorial Day.
Didn't we just celebrate the holidays?
Since this weekend officially kicks off summer, and kids get out of public school on June 5, let's get the party started with some economical fun in and out of...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Sea Turtle Walks: Watch 300-pound loggerhead sea turtles crawl from the ocean to lay their eggs on Fort Lauderdale beach during an evening walk with the Museum of Discovery and Science. The program begins at the museum, where participants will watch a...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:21 PM
It's the first full weekend of the month on Saturday and Sunday, which means you can visit South Florida museums for free with an ID and a Bank of America credit or debit card.
Get in free at more than 150 U.S. venues with BOA's Museum on Us program. It...