Whizz. Bang. Boom! Diatom Dave is lighting up Cheltenham. From air-powered rockets to lemonade cannons and bubble fires, this explosive demonstration from local mad scientists Fun Science Cheltenham is guaranteed to leave you on the edge of your seat.



Diatom Dave is Cheltenham’s chief Fun Scientist, overseeing the wacky work of Gloucestershire’s own Fun Science laboratory. This esteemed institute specialises in exciting experiments and action-packed activities for ages 4-11, inspiring children’s curiosity and creating birthday parties with a bang! See for info about their holiday clubs, youth group workshops, after-school clubs and more.



Apollo is a tented venue in Imperial Gardens.

Throughout the Science Festival it is home to paid and free events.

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