Geek out on the first Friday of every month! Learn the real science behind science fiction at our First Fridays events! November's theme is The Science of Sherlock Holmes, First Friday features free hands-on activities and screenings of the BBC Sherlock Holmes series in the OMNIMAX® Theater. First Friday favorites like public telescope viewings, scifi trivia and special prices for OMNIMAX® films are a staple at every event. Tickets for the free episodes will be available starting at 6pm on the evening of the First Friday event and are distributed on a first come, first served basis. The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes will also be open during the night and will allow you to solve a murder mystery in the tradition of the doctor. First Friday activities such as our presentations, sci-fi trivia, 10pm sci-fi film, etc. are primarily designed for adults and recommended for audiences 16 years and older. Our public telescope viewings and free 7pm Planetarium show are recommended for all ages.
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A Note to Readers: This is not a comprehensive calendar for all of Forest Park, but rather a selection of highlights from Park institutions, large community events and events organized by Forest Park Forever. Before finalizing your plans, we encourage you to click through to the originating institution's event page (included in our entries) or visit the calendar pages for the Boathouse, Missouri History Museum, The Muny, Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis Science Center and Saint Louis Zoo. Thanks, and enjoy your time in Forest Park.