USF students will receive free admission to exhibits with valid student ID
WHO: Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI)
WHAT: Food Truck Madness, as a part of the MOSI After Dark (MAD) event series and USF Week of Welcome
WHEN: Friday, Aug. 29, from 6 – 10 p.m.
WHERE: MOSI, Museum of Science & Industry
4801 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, Florida
DETAILS: MOSI will host Food Truck Madness, featuring some of Tampa’s biggest and best food trucks as part of the MOSI After Dark event series. Food trucks include Kind Grinds, Lizzie Cakes, Maggie on the Move, Top Chop, Ninja Noms, Monsta Lobsta, Lolo Ono, Cluckz Chicken, Health Freakz Café, Wicked Wiches and Mixed Breed Food Truck. USF Students will receive free admission to MOSI standard exhibit galleries by showing their valid student ID.
Guests can conquer MOSI’s Sky Trail® Ropes Course and Zip Line in the dark, and check out Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part I inside the Florida Hospital IMAX Dome Theatre, Florida’s largest and only dome theatre. MOSI’s standard exhibit galleries will be open for $5 for non-USF students. Admission to Food Truck Madness is free. Additional fees apply for Sky Trail® attractions and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part I.
About MOSI (Museum of Science & Industry)
MOSI is a not-for-profit, community-based institution and educational resource dedicated to advancing public interest, knowledge, and understanding of science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) and is home to the only IMAX® DOME Theatre in the state of Florida. MOSI’s core ideology is to make a difference in people’s lives by making science real for people of all ages and backgrounds. MOSI gives away more than $3 million in free memberships each year, $250,000 in free tickets annually, and approximately 400 scholarships each year for children to attend MOSI Summer Science Camps. Additionally, MOSI’s education staff works closely with area teachers offering free training and support for area science educators. With a total size of more than 400,000 square feet, MOSI is the largest science center in the southeastern United States. Learn through play inside Kids In Charge! the largest Children’s Science Center in the nation or The Amazing You—a 13,000-square-foot exhibition on health and wellness. Conquer your fears on MOSI’s Sky Trail® Ropes Course and Zip Line. Budding inventors can engineer anything imaginable and hold it in the palm of their hand in MOSI’s technology playground and inventor’s studio, Idea Zone; and aspiring astronauts can travel to the moon to operate a lunar colony in Mission: Moonbase, funded in part by NASA. MOSI is the proud winner of the 2009 National Medal for Museums by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the nation’s highest honor for museums. For more information on MOSI, visit www.mosi.org.
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