Family Days Christmas

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Credit: Florian Voggeneder

Event: Family Days Christmas
Date: SAT December 16 and SUN December 17 2017, 10 AM–6 PM
Price: adults and children 19 € (with “Familienkarte” 17 €)
one parent and children 9,50 € (with “Familienkarte” 8,50 €)

Before the Christmas holidays, you and your family can expect a colorful program at the Family Days in the Ars Electronica Center!

Christmas wonder with littleBits
SAT December 16 2017, 11 AM-1 PM and 2 PM-5:30 PM
Experiment with the littleBits: The small components can be connected with each other by means of magnets to form circuits, thereby demonstrating how electrotechnical applications work in our everyday lives.

Christmas crafts in FabLab
SAT December 16 2017 and SUN December 17 2017, each 11 AM-5:30 PM
The FabLab turns into a Christmas craft room on these days: with the laser cutter, you can cut out even designed figures for the Christmas tree and even animated “Christmas miracles”.

Eggbot
SAT December 16 2017 and SUN December 17 2017, 11 AM-1 PM and 2 AM-5:30 PM
Eggbot – that reminds of Easter? Right! But you can not only decorate eggs with this unique painting device. This weekend, you can have your personal Christmas deco ball painted in the FabLab.

Make colorful lights
SAT December 16 2017 and SUN December 17 2017, 2 AM-5:30 PM
Make and design luminous objects with unusual materials! LEDs, colorful paper and unusual craft materials are available. Whether for the Christmas tree, the window decoration or as a gift for your loved ones – there are many possibilities open.

Deep Space Special: “In Search of the Poinsettia …”
SAT December 16 2017 and SUN December 17 2017, 3:30 PM
Which star did the shepherds actually follow more than 2,000 years ago on their way to the newborn Christ Child? Take a journey through space and time in Deep Space and find your own personal Christmas star.

Illuminated facades tour
SAT December 16 2017 and SUN December 17 2017, 4 PM-4:30 PM and 5 PM-5:30 PM
Attention: limited number of participants! Tickets available at the ticket office
On a tour of the brightly colored sheath of the Ars Electronica Center, you can examine the colored LED lamps of the facade at close range and take a look at winter-like Linz from a special perspective.