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Rocket Fever! at Columbia Memorial Space Center

  • Columbia Memorial Space Center 12400 Columbia Way Downey United States (map)

Rocket Fever is about to blast off at the Columbia Memorial Space Center! The launch date is Saturday, August 18th 10am-5pm. It will be a fun-filled day the whole family will enjoy. Soar in to the CMSC for Los Angeles’ only urban rocket festival. This is event will be unforgettable thanks to the sponsors of the event, Financial Partners Credit Union.

We’ll have a variety of rocket related activities throughout the day including water rockets, stomp rockets, balloon rockets, and straw rockets. We will also be offering specialized rocket building classes for a small fee of $7. Make sure to come early as these classes are limited and sell out fast. All other activities will be free of charge!

More details about rocket launches coming soon!

You can expect entertainment and food trucks too! Vchos Truck, My Delight Cupcakery, Kona Ice of Montebello, Beyond Meat, Austyn’s Burger, Paradise Cookies and Ice Cream, will all be on site selling great eats and sweets to get you energized and ready to participate in all the rocket fun. Partnering organizations like Virgin Orbit will also be joining the fun.

Mark your calendars for August 17th and make a day to join the Space Center at the best rocketry event in Los Angeles. End the summer with a blast at the CMSC’s Rocket Fever!

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