Arts and Lecture Series

Interested in captivating arts performances? Informative lectures? The Fermilab Arts & Lecture Series is looking for volunteers to help usher at our public events. Usher needs will be emailed out at least a week prior to the event, and volunteers will receive two free tickets for the event at which they usher. This is a great way to see some of the wonderful concerts, theater productions, and sold-out lectures that take place in Ramsey Auditorium. Ushers are asked to arrive… More »

From Kane County Chronicle, Jan. 16, 2017: In tandem with exploring the origin of the universe, Fermilab delves into its own birth, celebrating its 50th anniversary with an accelerated lineup of events from now into fall. The entertainment element will start on a happy note with Mucca Pazza, an unconventional marching band, striding onto the Batavia stage at 8 p.m. Jan. 21.

Fermilab has launched a new public events website.  It provides information about all the lab’s public events – arts, lecture, tour, educational and other programs — in one place. You can find out more about all of Fermilab’s offerings, including concerts, guided tours, monthly Ask-A-Scientist programs, science adventures, art exhibits, and special events, right there. Take a look!

You know it, you love it, and you need to get your tickets now! This annual event has become the hot ticket of the season and it’s almost 70% sold out already.  It may be August and the Slam isn’t until November but tickets are selling fast. If you have not been to a Physics Slam, this is your chance! Five different scientists/engineers get a short window of time to introduce and woo you to their particular brand of science,… More »

From Naperville Community Television, March 18, 2016: The Art of Darkness exhibit in the Fermilab Art Gallery shows off the capabilities of the Dark Energy Camera. The exhibit runs through April 29.