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Extreme Hot Wheels Weekend - August 9 & 10


 

Hot Wheels Weekend August 9 - 10, 2014 from ScienceWorks on Vimeo.

Join us for souped up science, two tire squealing days of “kid directed play.” Kids tell us what they want, and we help them build it. Ramps! Jumps! Explosions! Slimepits! It’s the ultimate kid powered weekend — two incredible, action-packed days of fuel-injected Hot Wheels fun!  Free Hot Wheels car for kids age 2 - 18 with admission, while supplies lastThis event is funded, in part, by Ashland lodging tax revenues.

Weekend Schedule of Events:

Saturday
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Hot Wheels Art Contest

Draw the car of your dreams! The winner of the day will receive a special Hot Wheels prize.
 
11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Rail Accelerator Demonstration
 
See the power of magnets with this surprising physics demonstration! 

3 p.m.
Pinstriping Demonstration
See how artistry, design and technology can transform an everyday car into a work of head-turning automotive art! Join Pauly's Custom Pinstripe and Airbrush Design in Da Vinci's Garage.

3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Lights, Camera, Traction!

Create and shoot your own car chase action scene! Bring your own camera/phone to use our mini "studio," and take your set pieces home for independent productions!


Sunday
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Hot Wheels Art Contest

Draw the car of your dreams! The winner of the day will receive a special Hot Wheels prize.
 
 
11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Magnetic Motor Demonstration
 
Learn how an electromagnetic coil can turn electricity into action.

2 p.m.
Pinstriping Demonstration
See how artistry, design and technology can transform an everyday car into a work of head-turning automotive art! 
Join Pauly's Custom Pinstripe and Airbrush Design in Da Vinci's Garage.






























 



Help us make this Hot Wheels event even more awesome! We are looking for the following donations.  All items are non-returnable, but will go for a great cause!

    * Old Hot Wheels tracks, any condition

   * Old Hot Wheels sets, working or non-working

    * Old Hot Wheels cars, any condition
    * Scrap wood--any and all types, any condition
    * Old pvc pipe--wider than a Hot Wheels car
    * Screws
    * Any odd or interesting wooden objects we can screw tracks onto
    * A few large flat tubs for mudpits, flame pits, and lakes for cars to jump over
    * Clean paperboard cereal and food boxes (no food stains) and cardboard 
    * Glue, duct tape, construction paper, and scrap art supplies

Items can be dropped off at the admissions desk during museum hours or you can bring them with you to the event.

Thanks for your support!  See you at our Extreme Hot Wheels Weekend!



 
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