Science Rendezvous 2021 @WesternU!

Western University will host their fourth Science Rendezvous event on Saturday, May 8th, 2021.

Come take part in the celebrations held between 2:00 pm and 9:00 pm! Experience the joy of discovery with hands-on activities, and complete the Science Chase for prizes! Admire our exciting stage shows with fun and engaging demonstrations from all kinds of scientists.

This event is all ages, does not require registration, and is free!

Click here to see some photos from 2019, and more from 2018 & 2017.

Free Parking will be available at Huron Flats and free overflow parking is at South Valley. Click here to see the Western parking map.


  • Follow Dr. Maddox on the science chase with innovation, sustainability, discovery, and conservation!
  • Test your strength with the hammer swing
  • Learn how to help aquatic animals and migratory birds
  • Learn how to code with fun activities!
  • Prehistoric paint: use different minerals to create paintings
  • Discover the nervous system and the brain
  • Make your own compass!
  • Explore the bones and joints of the human body and create a model hand
  • Experience the science of Chemistry with dry ice, liquid nitrogen, fluorescence and ferro fluid demos
  • Make your own planet!
  • Discover the mysteries of spacetime, with black holes, gravity and solar systems!
  • Phantastic Physics Stage Show
  • Learn about the science of firework colours during a dazzling fireworks display!