Christie Rodriguez
Director of Revenue and Outreach

Sci-Port Discovery Center


Tuesday, July 4
7–10 p.m. 


 Eventbrite - BOOM! A 4th of July Science Celebration

Enter MEMBERSONLY promotional code to receive discount 


  • Event takes place rain or shine.
  • Refunds not available –
    any registration fees will
    be a tax-deductible donation to Sci-Port.
  • Some seating is available on the rooftop.
  • Museum closes at 4 p.m. on July 4.
  • Event doors open at
    7 p.m.
  • No alcohol, fireworks, cigarettes/e-cigarettes, outside food, umbrellas or tents are allowed at the event.
  • Parking is not guaranteed.


BOOM! Let's Celebrate July 4th!
Sci-Port's unparalleled setting overlooking the Red River makes it the place to celebrate the Fourth of July! Enjoy an evening of fun science activities, family entertainment, a riverfront view of the fireworks (weather permitting) and much more! The evening concludes with Shreveport’s spectacular fireworks display over the Red River, viewed from Sci-Port's Rooftop Terrace.

The easiest way to access Sci-Port is via Clyde Fant Memorial Parkway northbound. Clyde Fant is open at the intersection of Lake Street Lake Street, but closed on the streets following Lake Street. 


7: p.m.

  • Doors open
  • Patriotic Night Time Skies Show 
  • Dancing in the Dome 
  • Curiosity Cart science activities
  • Burgers and Hot Dogs served in Galaxy Cafe
  • Science on a Roll Cart activities 

8:30 p.m.

  • Show in SWEPCO Demonstration Theatre

9:20 p.m. 

  • Fireworks begin (weather permitting)

10 p.m. 

  • Event ends

Ticket offerings:
1. Rooftop VIP* - Limited to 100 Tickets

Member Adult $20
Member Child $15

Future-Member Adult $25
Future-Member Child $20

(Because infants count towards the capacity of the rooftop limit, there WILL NOT be free admission, no exceptions.)
Reservation Rooftop VIP deadline: July 4 at 4 p.m.

2. Food Plate*
(Optional, but pre-order is required.)
Kids (12 and under) - $6
Adults - $8
Reservation food plate order deadline: July 1 at 10 p.m.

Choice of Hotdog or Hamburger
Sides: Potato Salad, Baked beans, Chips, Peach Cobbler, and Water

*Tax will be added to above prices on EventBrite.

Rooftop VIP ticket includes

  • BOOM! Science Demonstrations and activities
  • Guaranteed viewing area on Rooftop Terrace for fireworks show






Contact Info

Sci-Port Discovery Center
820 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101


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