We’re still figuring out our 2014 schedule. Check back for the complete line up.



Time What Who Location Notes
All Day Art Show + collaborative Nikola Tesla portrait, refreshments various artists, 512 SNO, Austin Eastciders, tea, lemonade, TBD food truck Invenio, Bldg 2, Suite 107 + Art.Science.Gallery., courtyard and parking lot, respectively Paste for collaborative portrait donated by Jerry’s Artarama
2-6:30 Film Screening Tesla documentary Bldg 2, Suite 103 We’ll be airing the documentary in a loop. Approximate starts times are 2:00, 3:30, and 5:00
2:00-5:00 Technology Enrichment for Kids Bits, Bytes & Bots Big Medium Gallery, Bldg 2 Robots, Computer games, Videos
Technology Enrichment for Kids LASA Robotic Team Big Medium Gallery, Bldg 2 Robots, plus handmade trinkets for sale.
Technology Enrichment for Kids The Lady Cans Robotic Team Big Medium Gallery, Bldg 2 Robots
Screenprinting Tesla T-shirts while you watch Cogdut Design and Screen Print Courtyard For purchase; several screens to choose from
Creation Station–make a robot, rocket, or even a fairy house–using recycled materials Austin Creative Reuse WPA Studio, Bldg 3, Suite 102 Donation requested
Spin Art TBD Courtyard Newton’s First Law + paint = way good time; thanks to Jerry’s Artarama for the tempra paint donation!
2:00-7:00 Tesla motor cars on display Tesla motor car owners Courtyard See for details on the cars
3:00-5:30 Tesla Coil Open House Craig Newswanger and Steve Ward Invenio, Bldg 2, Suite 107 Join Maker Craig Newswanger for a talk on the Tesla Coil. It’ll be a Q&A period with information available on how to make your own. Steve Ward will be showing off his Tesla Coil gun. 
5:45 Costume Contest Check-in Participating creatives. Judging by Big Medium. Big Medium Gallery, Bldg 2 $10 entry fee, which will get turned into CASH PRIZES!!
6:00  Live Music with theremin The Future of Air Travel Modern Rocks Gallery, Bldg 3, Suite 103 Contestants can check in any time during the day. Just bring $10 cash, which in turn will be turned into cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Be back to Big Medium by 6:30 though for parade.
6:45 Costume Contest Parade participating creatives All over Canopy Yes, we’ll be making costume contestants march around and show off their duds.
7:15 Live Music with robots Octant Bldg 2, Suite 103 Singer/songwriter with incorporated home-made robotic musical inventions
8:00 Live Music Jean Caffeine Bldg 2, Suite 103 indie rock
9:00 Live Music BLUESQUEEZEBOX Bldg 2, Suite 103 avant blues & angry tangos
10:00 The Party’s Over
  1. […] more information check out The Tesla Project Website and the latest  SCHEDULE […]

  2. […] Our SCHEDULE is still being finalized, but check out our current lineup. […]

  3. […] theremin, plus food trucks and much more. I admit it does sound like a lot of fun. Please go here for more of the schedule as it takes […]

  4. […] The Tesla Project is shaping up to be the family-friendly event of the weekend. The day-long celebration of Nikola Tesla will benefit Girlstart and includes activities such as Tesla inspired art show, robotics gallery, a workshop to make your own Tesla coil, a costume contest, and much more. The event runs from 2pm – 10pm and the full schedule of events can be seen here. […]

  5. Seth Krauss says:

    I am wanting to see if I can bring my Tesla Roadster out for the car “show.” I don’t know if the time will work out, but thought I would reach out. Please contact me with details on how I might participate. Thank you!

  6. […] the proceeds benefit GirlStart! Enjoy live music, spin art, live screen printing, and robots! See the schedule here. FREE! Canopy, 916 Springdale, […]

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