2019: A Space Festival Schedule & Tickets

May 16 - May 18 , 2019 | FAQ

Three days exploring the new space age with music, plays, augmented reality games, installations and chats.

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Individual Venue and Program Tickets

San Francisco Playhouse

FESTIVAL PROGRAM

Free Admission with Advanced Registration

OVERVIEW EFFECT A Play About the Race to Space 1PM-3PM

Exploratorium

AFTER DARK: THE MAX FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT

After Dark Ticket or MAX PASS Required (Ages 18+) 6-10PM

LIVING/DISTANCE 6:00pm-10pm
INTERGALACTIC TRAVEL BUREAU 6:30-9:30PM
SPACEWOMAN OF THE UNDERGROUND 6:30-9:30PM
SPACE TRAVEL SCI-FI STYLE 7:00-7:30PM
HEISENBERG 7:15-8:30PM
ROBOTS AS OUR PARTNERS: PAS DE DEUX 8:30-9:15PM

Exploratorium

FESTIVAL PROGRAMS

Exploratorium Ticket or MAX PASS Required

LIVING/DISTANCE 12PM-4PM
SPACEWOMAN OF THE UNDERGROUND 10:30AM-12:30PM
INTERGALACTIC TRAVEL BUREAU 12-4PM
SPACEWOMAN OF THE UNDERGROUND 2-4PM
SPECIAL PERFORMANCE

Ticket or MAX PASS Required (limited availability)

KRONOS ECLIPSE feat. Kronos Quartet 8-9:30PM

California Academy of Sciences

FESTIVAL PROGRAMS

Cal Academy Ticket or MAX PASS Required

STAR STORIES 9:30AM-5PM
MAPPING MICROBES: THE SEARCH FOR E.T. 9:30AM-5PM
OUTTA THIS WORLD POETRY SLAM 2-4PM
STAR STORIES: PODCAST 3.30PM-5PM

Z Space

MAX LOUNGE

Free Admission, Refreshments Available

UNIVERSAL THREADS 6-11PM
SPEECH CANCELING HEADPHONE 6-11PM
EVENING FESTIVAL PROGRAM

Ticket or MAX PASS Required

THE OUTER SPACE 7:30-9PM
SPECIAL PERFORMANCE

Ticket or MAX PASS Required (For Ages 18+)

EXTRATERRESTRIAL: A Drag Invasion 10-11PM

Exploratorium

FESTIVAL PROGRAMS

Exploratorium Ticket or MAX PASS Required

LIVING/DISTANCE 12PM-4PM
SPACEWOMAN OF THE UNDERGROUND 10:30AM-12:00PM
SPACE TRAVEL SCI-FI STYLE 11:30-12PM
INTERGALACTIC TRAVEL BUREAU 12-4PM
ROBOTS AS OUR PARTNERS: PAS DE DEUX 1-1:45PM
HEISENBERG 2-3:15PM
SPACEWOMAN OF THE UNDERGROUND 2-4PM

California Academy of Sciences

FESTIVAL PROGRAMS

Cal Academy Ticket or MAX PASS Required

STAR STORIES 9:30am-5pm

Z Space

MAXCHATS

Free Admission

MAXchats – a convening of performers, artists and scientists 2-11PM
MAX LOUNGE

Free Admission, Refreshments Available

UNIVERSAL THREADS 6-11PM
SPEECH CANCELING HEADPHONES 6-11PM
FESTIVAL CLOSING NIGHT

Ticket or MAX PASS Required

THE OUTER SPACE 7:30-9PM
THE FINAL FRONTIER: THE AFTER PARTY OF THE UNIVERSE with DNA Cocktails and Mission Art. 9PM-12AM

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