The Don Harrington Discovery Center has got a big event planned for the entire family on Independence Day Weekend! I mean, c'mon! What better way to celebrate Independence Day than by blowing things up?Celebrate the USA with a family event that will blow your mind! Join the Discovery Center on Friday July 1st for “Explode!” The festivities will begin in the evening from 6 to 9pm sponsored by Townsquare Media, KAMR Local 4, Fox 14, Sonic Drive-in, Papa John’s and Watermill Express.

Explode! will feature patriotic crafts and activities, live explosive science demonstrations, All-American treats and drinks, and water play! And the Townsquare Media DJ's will be spinning the party play list all night long!

Admission is $5 per person. Veterans and active military are free with I.D. Don’t miss this star spangled celebration of science at the Discovery Center! Visit dhdc.org or call 355-9547 for more information.