Ignite! Festival

for the inspired, creative, and innovative

Ignite! is art, science, engineering, and more brought together to build connections and encourage imaginative invention and innovation in our community – all at The Saskatchewan Science Centre. It’s a festival that encourages, celebrates, and demonstrates inventiveness from all angles. Ignite! brings together educators, exhibitors, and artists to show off their skills, their creations, and their Big Ideas to exemplify the best, the brightest and the boldest that Saskatchewan has to offer.  

Ignite! 2017

Exhibitor Registration is now open! Please fill out this form to register.

October 4th, 2017 - Ignite! Career Showcase

Want to learn more about innovative careers in Saskatchewan?  Bring your students to the Ignite Career Showcase October 4th, 2017.  Participating companies and organizations will engage students with hands on experiences relating to STEM fields. For more information on how your class can attend this innovative career fair please contact School Bookings at bookings@sasksciencecentre.com.

October 5th, 2017 - Ignite! Workshop Series

Join us for a night of 19+ only workshops! You'll be able to select one workshop to participate in from a variety of offerings (including a dissection, soldering, and more to be announced soon), and enjoy a cash bar all evening. Save the date and stay tuned for more details!

October 6th, 2017 - Family Maker Day

Participate in workshops, create a cardboard creation in the Global Cardboard Challenge, and get creative with science as a family! All workshops will have various themes and difficulty levels, but will be designed to be accomplished as a family. Enjoy an exciting day of discovery, innovation, and creativity! Stay tuned for a schedule and workshop list.

October 7th, 2017 - Ignite! Expo (exhibitors register here now!)

At our final day of the Ignite! Festival, meet people from our community who are changing the world with their innovative and creative ideas and projects! Exhibitors will showcase their latest innovations, works of art, or creations with lots of additional activities to take part in, and it's all included in your general admission.

Exhibitor registration is now open! Don't delay and share your innovation with a great crowd of visitors. Register here now>>

Want to get involved? Contact us at ignite@sasksciencecentre.com

Our visitors got hands on with art and science in fun an innovative ways from October 5th-8th, 2016. And with 19+ Only Workshops, Family Maker Day, and the Ignite! Expo, our 3rd annual festival was better than ever!


Get involved in Ignite!

Innovative Educators: Do you have a cool job? Would your job inspire students? This is your chance to talk with students about how you got there! Participate in our Presentation Challenge to highlight your organization or field, but you have to do it in under 3 minutes! Or showcase your workplace with an information booth. 

Innovative Exhibitors: Do you have a cool science or engineering project you want to show off? From model steam engines to a replica R2D2, Lego art, telescopes, 3D printers, drones, programs, hacks, or garage creations -- whatever your imagination can conceive and your hands can build, you can display and explain it!

Innovative Artists: Do you have an art project that's also a science project? If you want to present your innovative interpretation on art and science this is your chance! Display your work or show off your performance.  We want your art and science mash-up!

Innovative Everyone: Not sure where you fit? No worries! We want innovation, and innovation won't fit in a box. Tell us about your job, project, artwork or whatever anyway!

For more information, please contact us at ignite@sasksciencecentre.com
Exhibitor registration is open! Please fill out this form to register.