Events

Upcoming Events

Engaging Saturday Events! Join us at Biosphere 2 for a variety of family-friendly activities and events. Specialty Tours: each month, Biosphere 2 will host a special 2-hour tour experience with one of our scientists or directors. Visitors will have special access to behind-the-scenes spaces of the facility and up-to-date insights about the important research being conducted at the world’s largest controlled Earth systems research laboratory. Facebook Live: this fall, Biosphere 2 is rolling out a series of Facebook Live and informational videos. Be on the look out for one of our Biosphere 2 scientists for real-time stories and ask the questions you’ve always wanted to ask!


September 2018 Events

 
Wednesday, September 26

Facebook Live
Details: Deputy Director, John Adams, will talk about the 25th anniversary of the Biosphere 2 closed mission era. Learn about the world’s largest earth science experiment.


October 2018 Events

 
Friday, October 5

Artist Richelle Gribble – Ecosystems Puzzle Workshop
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Lower Habitat

Saturday, October 6

Artist Richelle Gribble – Ecosystems Puzzle Workshop
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Lower Habitat

The Loft and Biosphere 2 Presents: The Martian
Time: 7:00pm
Location: – Lawn

Saturday, October 13

Panel Discussion followed by Sunset Musical Performance
Details: UA Fred Fox School of Music students and faculty will offer a sample of Daniel Catán’s opera La hija de Rappaccini
Time: 5:00-7:00pm
Location: Lawn
Download Program PDF

Saturday, October 20

Specialty Tour - Tropical Rainforest Behind-the-Scenes Tour*
Time: 2-4pm

Artist Andrew Nelson, Drawing Workshop Connecting Nature and Technology
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Lower Habitat

Saturday, October 27

UA Marine Awareness and Conservations Society - MACS
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Lawn

Bruce Phillips, Family-Friendly Music
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

Charles Parrish – Growing Food in Space
Time: TBA
Location: Lower Habitat


November 2018 Events

 
Saturday, November 3

Flandrau Science Center Physics and Marine Discovery
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Lower Habitat

Saturday, November 10

Artist Dorsey Kaufmann - Water Sampling Workshop
Time: TBA
Location: Lower Habitat

Saturday, November 17

Specialty Tour - LEO Behind-the-Scenes Tour*
Time: 2-4pm

Flandrau Science Center Physics Discovery
Time: 11am-3pm
Location: Lower Habitat


December 2018 Events

 
Saturday, December 1

Cyclic: Performance by Cassils, Ron Athey, and Arshia Haq
Time: 2:30-4:30pm
Location: West Lung

Charles Parrish – Growing Food in Space
Time: TBA
Location: Lower Habitat

Saturday, December 8

Events TBA

Saturday, December 15

Specialty Tour - Ocean Behind-the-Scenes Tour*
Time: 2-4pm

Raves-Way Survival Workshop
Time: 10am-3pm
Location: Lawn

Thursday, December 27

Events TBA

Friday, December 28

Events TBA

Saturday, December 29

Electric Vehicles – Tucson Plugs In
Time: 10am-3pm
Location: Lawn

*Events are included in general admission except for our Researcher/Director Tours - please visit our Specialty Tours page for ticket price and more information. Visit our New Tours page to learn about our Under the Glass, History, Family and Ocean Tours.