Do you have boundless scientific creativity? Add a Mad Science Backstage Pass! It’s your prime seat in the lab for extra-exclusive, up-close science adventures. Learn more, participate in science adventures and leave with a free takeaway. Noon and 2 p.m. on show days, $10 per person
WHERE: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., (Meadows Lane, between Alta Drive and U.S. 95)
WHEN: Weekends and select holidays, September 2013–February 2014. Live shows 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Free for members or included with paid general admission.
OTHER: About the Springs Preserve
Located just three miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip, the Springs Preserve is an award-winning 180-acre family destination dedicated to exploring green-living, desert life, and Las Vegas’ vibrant history through botanical gardens, interactive science and nature exhibits, animal shows, and trails offering hiking, biking and more. Indoor experiences include exhibition galleries dedicated to showcasing art and traveling exhibitions of local and national significance, on-site technologically advanced learning centers, the Springs Cafe, operated by the Culinary Academy of Las Vegas, and the Nevada State Museum. The Preserve hosts seasonal special events including concerts, arts shows and holiday experiences. Plan your visit at springspreserve.org or explore via your favorite social media sites and find us on Google Maps. Hours of Operation - Spring/Summer: