10/13/18 SATURDAY

ChattaBrew Tours (21+)

WHEN:  Thursdays and Fridays from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Saturdays 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. and 4:30-8:30 p.m.

REGION:  East Tennessee

WHERE: Chattanooga

COST: $40 per person, Chattabrewtour.com

WHAT: ChattaBrew Tour gives you a behind-the-scenes brewery experience that isn’t available to the general public. On each tour, you’ll visit four different breweries over approximately four hours, tasting their signature brews and seasonal selections while you learn the art and science of their craft. You’ll also have time to grab a pint at each stop and even purchase crowlers and growlers to enjoy later.

Adventure Science Center - Second Saturday

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Adventure Science Center, Nashville

COST: Non-members must purchase Adventure Science Center admission in conjunction with all show tickets. Click here for ticket prices.

WHAT:  Calling all fans of space and music! Celebrate the Tennessee STEAM Festival with Adventure Science Center at the October 13 Second Saturday event – that means Adventure Science Center is open until 10pm! We’ve got all your favorite exhibits and activities, plus the Sudekum Planetarium has a special lineup with something for everyone! For tickets, visit www.adventuresci.org/saturday

Space Rock Symphony

6:30pm - One night only! Our Fulldome Feature for Second Saturday

Experience a modern “Rock-Fairytale” where the greatest symphonic rock hits and beautiful cosmic imagery immerse you under the 63-foot dome. A new fulldome production sent to Nashville all the way from Zeiss-Planetarium Jena, Germany.


Laser Beyoncé

7:30pm - Bigger than life... Bey's name in laser lights!

Beyoncé, one of the most awarded and best-selling artists of all time, is acclaimed for her thrilling vocals, videos and live shows. Laser Beyoncé captures the fun and energy of her concerts in beautiful laser-light imagery.


Michael Jackson

8:30 pm - The King of Pop sweeps you away with his greatest hits

Don't worry if you consider yourself a Smooth Criminal or Bad, because this tribute to the King of Pop is fun for all ages! Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough of Michael Jackson’s classics while you let Human Nature take control and dance the night away.


The Dark Side of the Moon

9:30 pm - Pink Floyd's greatest album of all time

Explore inner and outer space with Pink Floyd's acclaimed progressive sound. Intensify that experience in the dome and get immersed in the timeless album, accompanied by psychedelic imagery that will take you to that Great Gig in the Sky.


Children's Museum of Memphis - Saturday Science

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 3:00 PM & 3:30 pm

REGION:  West Tennessee

WHERE: Children's Museum of Memphis

COST: Free with general admission ($15)

WHAT: Learners will create their own, individual Franken worms in our Spooktacular Saturday Science experiment. Participants' worms will float and move as the result of a reaction between vinegar and baking soda.


Lane Motor Museum - Learning Lane Laboratory

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Lane Motor Museum, Nashville

COST: Included with Museum Admission

WHAT:  Come learn about current exhibits and create museum-worthy pieces! Learn all about circles with a through abstract art and complete a scavenger hunt in our Subaru 360 exhibit. Discover our Eureka! exhibit and get your child’s wheels turning by designing a 2-D model car. Build and race a Lego car and listen to a transportation-themed story time. Workstations will be set up and are recommended for preschool through middle school and require an adult to be present.


Wilderness Station - Wildlife Painting (Ages 13+)

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Wilderness Station, Murfreesboro

COST: $15. Space is limited, and reservations are required. Please call 615-217-3017 to reserve.

WHAT:  Unleash your inner artist! Join us at the Wilderness Station for an artist-led paint-a-long. Have fun and let the paint flow as an instructor leads you step by step through the painting process. The subject matter of the paintings will be wildlife/nature-based and will be great for all skill levels. So, come on out and get creative! Classes will be held inside. All materials are provided.


Five in One Social Club - Block Printing Tea Towels

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

REGION:  West Tennessee

WHERE: Five in One Social Club, Memphis

COST: $40 (includes materials)

WHAT: In this workshop we'll create our own fabric patterns with hand carved custom stamps, We’ll learn about creating repeat patterns and how to print our designs on tea towels. This is a great intro workshop if you're interested in printmaking!


Lane Motor Musuem - Eureka! Innovative Ideas Ahead of Their Time

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018, 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Lane Motor Museum, Nashville

COST: Included with Museum Admission

WHAT:  Throughout history, various car designers and engineers have expanded on the idea of what a car could be. A few of these designs were radical departures from what was considered the norm at the time; cars with three wheels instead of four, off-the-wall styling, or unorthodox engineering. We at Lane Motor Museum are highlighting many examples of these so-called “failed successes” found in the collection. Come for a guided tour through our Eureka! exhibit, led by Education Director Rex Bennett. Each tour will last approximately 30 minutes.


MTSU, Art Department @ Todd Hall - Figure Drawing Workshop

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: MTSU Todd Hall Room 117, Murfreesboro

COST: Free

WHAT:  Professor Tanya Tewell will conduct a two-hour workshop on observational figure drawing.  It is an introduction to the  challenging and exciting practice of understanding and translating the human form through basic drawing media.


Seven Islands Birding State Park - Monarch Butterfly Tagging

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, Saturday, October 20, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

REGION:  East Tennessee

WHERE: Chattanooga

COST: $5 per person, advance registration required.

WHAT: Enjoy the wonder and beauty of flying flowers as we search the park for monarchs and other butterflies. To help scientists understand the monarch migration, we’ll put tracking tags on the monarchs we’re able to catch. Kids of all ages are welcome. We’ll start at 1:00pm with a brief explanation of the monarch migration and its importance. We’ll take a short hike (1-2 miles) through the park to find butterflies and tag as many monarchs as we can. Butterfly nets will be provided, but if you have your own, feel free to bring it. Please note that monarch populations and migration patterns vary. On any day we could see many, few or none. No matter how many we see, we’ll learn about why monarchs and other butterflies are fascinating, their importance and how we can help them. Sturdy shoes are recommended. To learn more and register online visit https://www.zooknoxville.org/experience/monarch-tagging/

Nashville Zoo at Grassmere - STEAM Fest/BioBlitz

WHEN:  Saturday, October 13, 2018, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

REGION:  Middle Tennessee

WHERE: Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

COST: Free with admission

WHAT:  Calling all citizen scientists! Help us celebrate Tennessee STEAM Festival by participating in our zoo-wide BioBlitz. Use the iNaturalist app on your smart phone to identify as many native species on zoo property as possible. Your data will be used by scientists in their research and will contribute directly to science.