Hickory – Catawba Science Center will host the 2nd annual Hickory Bot Battles on Saturday August 18. Come see exciting robots battle it out in a robo show down. Located in the Keiser Community Room in the West Educational Building on the SALT Block, Hickory Bot Battles will consist of over a dozen teams with over 40 bots battling it out robot style in an arena. The tournament will begin at 9am and continue throughout the day until 7pm or when the battles are concluded.

Admission to Hickory Bot Battles is $2 for CSC Members, and $4 for Non-Members. With every ticket purchased, guests will receive a buy one get one admission pass to CSC exhibits.

This event is sponsored by US Conec Ltd. Catawba Science Center is located on the SALT Block in Hickory, NC 243 3rd Ave NE.. For more information visit www.catawabscience.org or call 828.322.8169.

Catawba Science Center is a nonprofit science and technology museum serving NC’s Western Piedmont Region. Special attractions include featured exhibits, a digital planetarium theater, and a marine touch pool with live sharks and stingrays. As a community asset and regional destination, Catawba Science Center is dedicated to changing lives and inspiring learning through science and wonder.
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