Park-wide Science Day kicks off San Diego Festival of Engineering

To kick off the week-long San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering 2013, museums will offer science-related activities and programs for kids of all ages from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Balboa Park’s annual Science Family Day, March 16.

In addition, a DNA Moving Performance, featuring one of the world’s longest DNA models (created by students), will be paraded down the Prado at 11:45 a.m. SDG&E will be on hand to show the latest technology in electric cars.

A schedule is at

The San Diego Festival of Science & Engineering will culminate in the free

Science & Engineering Expo Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday,

March 23 at PETCO Park. There will be more hands-on exhibits

and stage performances.

For a schedule, visit