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The Big Bang @ Sutton 2019

Sutton are set to make another BIG BANG this July!!

So Excited to confirm that The Big Bang will be back in Sutton for the second year running this July. More exhibitors, activities, events and shows to get you immersed in the wonderful world of all things science, technology, engineering and maths. Festival week starts 8th July with a number of STEM focussed, FREE events and interactive activities for all ages to get involved with in and around Sutton, this is an event you will not want to miss!!

Friday, Sutton Grammar plays host to the Big Bang Schools Day and then the Big Bang @ Sutton Family Day will be on Saturday 13th July covering Sutton High Street and Manor Park. Last year saw an additional 5,000 of you getting involved in this national event delivered locally, we’d like to see more of you this year! Further information will be posted in this page and details of the events, exhibitors and activities will be updated on our website.

Highlights include:

  • Big Bang activities throughout the week, kicking off on Monday 8th July
  • The Royal Aeronautical Society Workshop (Under 18’s), Monday 8th July, 16:30 – 17:30, Waterstones Book Shop, Sutton High Street
  • The Royal Aeronautical Society Workshop (Over 18’s), Monday 8th July, 18:00 – 19:00, The Sutton Arms, Sutton High Street
  • The Royal Astronomical Society Talk, Tuesday 9th July, 17:30 – 19:00, St Nicholas Church, St Nicholas Way
  • Sirius Solar Astronomy in Manor Park on Wednesday 10th July at either 16:00 – 17:00 or 17:00 – 18:00, Manor Park, Throwley Way
  • The Big Bang Fair at Sutton Grammar School on Friday 12th July featuring exhibitions, workshops and hands-on tasks.
  • The Big Bang @ Sutton Town Centre on Saturday 13th July 11:00 – 17:00
    • Google Digital Garage, Keeping Safe Online, The O2 Store, 10:00
    • Alom Shaha, Physics Workshop, Waterstones Book Shop, 11:15
    • Neil Monteiro, Science Show, Ground Floor, St Nicholas Shopping Centre, 12:15 and 14:15
    • Johnny Ball, Book Signing and Talk, Waterstones Book Shop, 13:00 – 14:00
    • Warriorbots, Schools Brick Bot Battle, 3rd Floor, St Nicholas Shopping Centre, 14:30
    • Port-a-lab STEAM, pre-bookable Robot Hand Workshop, Ground Floor, St Raphael’s Garden Space, St Nicholas Shopping Centre, 11:00 and 12:00
    • Port-a-lab STEAM, drop in Catapult Sessions, Ground Floor, St Raphael’s Garden Space, St Nicholas Shopping Centre, 13:00
    • Neil Monteiro, Event Closing Show, Ground Floor, St Nicholas Shopping Centre, 16:15

To book your FREE tickets, please visit our eventbrite page, please note that there are limited spaces for some of the activities, so please book soon to avoid disappointment.


The Big Bang fair is part of a UK-wide celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) learning, aimed at inspiring our next generation to follow a career in science and engineering.

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