Explore the weird, wacky and wonderfully gross world of science with TV Gastrounaunt Stefan Gates. From fart acoustics, to edible rockets and motorbike explosions, prepare to have your mind blown (among other things!) in this family friendly demonstration. Recommended for those 6+ and above.

This event will be live-streamed for free and available on-demand via the CheltSciFest Player until 30 June 2021. If you would like to watch the event, please do so before this date.

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Stefan Gates is a food adventurer and TV presenter who has written and presented dozens of shows for BBC1, BBC2, BBC4, CBBC and Channel 5. He creates world-class, high-tech science stage shows whics are performed in the UK and across the world at prestigious science festivals and events. Stefan writes books about food and science adventures, including Fartology, Science You Can Eat and Incredible Edibles.

Click below to buy the book from our Waterstones Cheltenham Science Festival bookshop. Every purchase supports Cheltenham Festivals.

Science You Can Eat


Cheltenham Town Hall, Main Hall

The Town Hall, situated on Imperial Gardens in the centre of Cheltenham comprises of a Grand Main Hall, distinguished by its Corinthian styles columns and coved ceiling.

The venue’s early 20th century Edwardian elegance makes it the classic ‘shoebox’ concert hall. With a seating capacity of 900, the Town Hall is perfectly suited to grand symphony orchestra performances with a thrilling impact.


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