Because. Science! The 21st Annual Rocket Launch Competition presented by the Discovery Science Center and the The Boeing Company will be held at The Boeing – Huntington Beach Campus tomorrow from 9am to 2pm. NASA astronaut Andrew Feustel will be on hand to address the crowd and share stories about his time on the Endeavour Space Shuttle. He will also be presenting awards. The free FAMILY event is full of engaging, hands-on activities highlighted by designing, building, and launching rockets made from 2-liter plastic soda bottles.
The Rocket Launch competition opens to the public at 9:00am. Guests are invited to build and launch their own water bottle rockets using every day materials. Register at discoverycube.org Prizes for the rocket launch competition include the opportunity to watch an actual rocket launch courtesy of The Boeing Company and United Launch Alliance, a Kindle Fire and a gift card to Dave and Buster’s.
The Boeing Company is located at 5301 Bolsa Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Take a look at highlights from last year’s Rocket Launch.