2017 Street Science Festival, Jerez de la Frontera
Location: Jerez de la Frontera
Type of event: festival
Topic: applied sciences, materials sciences, science education
Language of event: Spanish
The Spanish Teacher Training Centre (CEP) in Jerez de la Frontera is organising a Street Science Festival from 3 to 5 May 2017. This festivity is held in collaboration with Jerez City Council, the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) and the Andalusian Foundation for the Popularisation of Science (Fundación Descubre).
During the event, organisations bring science to the people in an attractive way through some 50 stands in the city’s main square Plaza del Arenal. At the same time, lectures, performances and workshops intended for all audiences are hosted in a marquee. Around 30,000 people visited the festival in 2016.