About Cork Carnival of Science

You've never experienced an outdoor carnival like this one! Cork Carnival of Science at Fitzgerald Park features more than 50 exhibitors offering non-stop, family-friendly experiments, interactive activities, games, street cuisine and a packed line-up of live entertainment. 

Cork Carnival of Science features 18 science shows each day. Join Scientific Sue and Mark the Science Guy in the show marquee while Thunderbolts and Lightening, Simply Science, Inspirational Science and Science Made Simple take over the Circus Top stages. Discover how Analog Devices and Collins Aerospace use science in real life applications, step back in time with Ireland's Fossil Heritage but keep an eye out for some roaming dinosaurs with Naturally Wild.  

Enjoy making your own batteries, LEGO building with Learn it Ireland, meet exotic creatures, check out the inner workings of robots, extract DNA from a banana and create a bang with Chemists. form UCC. Add in the finest of street cuisine, a beautiful location and fun filled day out awaits for all the family.   

Download the full 2023 Cork Carnival of Science event map and program  or follow the highlighted link for the full line up of activities