SCI’s Big Blast Gala

SCI's Big Blast – Annual Fundraising Gala

Have a blast while supporting science education!

Proceeds from this gala are critical for supporting opportunities for more than 300,000 children, teens and adults to engage in science learning through interactive exhibits, live programming, special events, workshops and camps at SCI each year.

The event features:

  • Cuisine and cocktails
  • Music and entertainment
  • Silent auction
  • Science learning and exploration

Save the Date!

Friday, August 28, 2020

This year will be a "blast from the past" as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Science Center of Iowa!

Contact SCI's Development Team at development@sciowa.org or 515-274-6868 ext. 223.

Event Details

Silent Auction
The silent auction will feature various exciting packages. Check back for updates!

Cuisine & Cocktails
Premier event caterers – Christiani’s VIP Catering & Events, Great Caterers of Iowa and Hy-Vee on Euclid – will prepare cuisine featuring unique ingredients and techniques, while SCI’s Food Chain Café will create signature cocktails that combine creativity and chemistry.

Music & Entertainment
Live entertainment will be provided, and SCI’s exhibits will be open for after-hours exploration.