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Spark to hold Halloween event with pumpkin catapults & gooey experiments

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Halloween isn’t cancelled, but if you’re too old to trick or treat this year, it’s a heck of a lot harder to find something worth doing. If you’re not the haunted house type, consider checking out Telus Spark’s Great Pumpkin Smash!

With a pumpkin catapult, uniquely gooey science shows and a surprisingly adorable reptile meet and greet, the science centres’ hourly activities will keep you in the safe, warm and in the spirit of things on October 30th and 31st.

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In addition to these spooktacular events, the Science Eatery will actually be serving Pumpkin-infused snacks (yum) and the gift shop will be offering a 20% discount to anyone who visits in costume so get into it, ghouls!

Admission is only $26 and will include all three special-to-Halloween activities and will also give you access to the rest of the facility free of charge. Not a bad way to spend those dollar bills, hey?

Check it out, Calgary! It’s going to be a smashingly good time.

 THE GREAT PUMPKIN SMASH – TELUS SPARK 

When: Friday, October 30th – 31st
Where: 220 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary
Time: See times here
Cost: $26