Quest Science Center

Quest Science Center’s mission is to develop curiosity and understanding through hands-on science learning for everyone. We serve students, families, and adults of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in the Tri-Valley region and beyond. We have a special focus on providing equitable access, especially to under-resourced communities.


Saturday, April 23, 2022, 10:00 am
Explore the Science of Bubbles and investigate surface tension, soap solutions, and special ingredients to create gigantic and colorful bubbles!

COVID Safety

The Bay Area Science Festival will manage all in-person events with the health, safety and well-being of our staff, volunteers, hosts, exhibitors, and guests in mind. In response to COVID-19, we will be implementing public health requirements for all event hosts and attendees in accordance with local and state guidelines in order to celebrate science safely throughout the Bay Area. 

The Bay Area Science Festival encourages you to get vaccinated, wear a mask and practice social distancing. Be sure to check back for updated and more detailed COVID safety information prior to attending.

Thank You for Supporting BASF

We strive to make all Bay Area Science Festival events free, when possible. To produce the Festival, we must annually raise hundreds of thousands of dollars. Every donation helps us make this important work possible.

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Thank you for your generous support of the Bay Area Science Festival! As part of UCSF, SEP is a 501(c)3 non-profit. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Please let us know if your company participates in a matching gift program so that we can extend the benefit of your generosity.