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Mayo Science & Technology Festival Open Day

Sunday 17th November 2019

Doors opening 11:30am in the GMIT, Castlebar

The emphasis of the Open Day is on fun and learning. Interactive shows, a reptile zoo and hands-on demonstrations from a huge range of Mayo industries are just a taste of what to expect from this fun filled family day out. 

Many of the best known employers in Mayo are taking part and will showcase some of the technology they use on a day-to-day basis.  

This will be a very exhilarating day out for all ages where you're sure to find something of interest. All events are free of charge and there will be free parking at the event.  

Tickets:   Tickets for shows will be available on TUESDAY 12TH November at 2pm and will be provided on a first come first served basis. Additional tickets will be available on the open day at 11.30am.

The Science Open Day remains the biggest attraction of the Mayo Science Week events, as it offers something for every attendee.

The Open Day will take place in GMIT, Castlebar on the 17th November 2019 and will be open to the public from 11am.

The Day includes a range of fantastic interactive science shows, workshops, presentations and exhibitors who demonstrate some of the main technologies employed in their work. The crowds in attendance can see what happens on site and ask questions of local technologists and scientists.

The Open Day encourages people from all backgrounds, to become inspired, be informed about, and engaged with STEM!