Friday, May 10 & Saturday, May 11 at Fort William Gardens

Quest: Tech & Gaming

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Join us for Quest: Tech and Gaming; a FREE interactive STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, & math) based event presented by the City of Thunder Bay’s Cultural Development, Community Programming and Events section!

Come out for two action-packed days at Fort William Gardens on May 10th and May 11th

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If you are a community group, artisan, or event vendor interested in being involved in Quest: Tech & Gaming, email culture@thunderbay.ca

Volunteer Opportunities

Join the Volunteer team for a fun filled weekend!

For more information, please contact the Volunteer Program Coordinator at volunteer@thunderbay.ca 

Sponsors

Make an impact in our community - consider sponsoring the region's most popular and well-attended special events.

If your company is interested in participating as a sponsor for this award-winning event, email culture@thunderbay.ca or call 807-628-5250.  

2023
May 12th from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm and May 13th from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Science North Workshops

Join Science North staff for hands-on, guided workshops. Limit of 25 participants per workshop.  

Workshop Schedule:

Friday, May 12:

4:30 pm – Battle bots (participants build robots with sensors to battle)

5:30 – Intro to AI (learn about AI and explore how to use it safely)

6:30 – Micro:bit coding (small programmable micro computers)

7:30 – Science show (join the bluecoats as they deliver a live show with coding, explosive fire demonstrations, bubbly messes and more!)

Saturday, May 13:

10:30 – Science Show (join the bluecoats as they deliver a live show with coding, explosive fire demonstrations, bubbly messes and more!)

11:30 – Battle bots (participants build robots with sensors to battle)

12:30 – Intro to AI (learn about AI and explore how to use it safely)

1:30 – Micro:bit coding (small programmable micro computers)

2:30 – Battle bots (participants build robots with sensors to battle)

3:30 – Science show (join the bluecoats as they deliver a live show with coding, explosive fire demonstrations, bubbly messes and more!)

 

Virtual Reality Gaming

ThunderVR was on site for participants 8 and over to try out virtual reality gaming. 

 

Featuring interactive booths and activities from:
  • Ontario Power Generation
  • CAHEP
  • Science North
  • Superior Science
  • Youth Move
  • Ultimate Parties
  • Lakehead University
  • Confederation College

 

Sponsors

Presenting/ Mainstage Sponsor: Ontario Power Generation

Volunteer Sponsor: Tbaytel

Signature Sponsor: 99.9 The Bay, Country 105

Patron Sponsor: Impala Canada, Delta Hotels

Contributor Sponsor: Breakwater Events, Waterfront District BIA 

 

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