2500 N. Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
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Jun 30th, 2012
thru Jul 08th, 2012
Discovery Science Center
2500 N. Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705

Dog Days of Summer: June 30 – July 8

Don’t miss the highlight of Discovery Science Center’s Wild Summer, The Dog Days of Summer, from June 30 through July 8. This exciting event features learning stations, opportunities to meet and greet local rescue groups, an exciting stunt dog performance show and much more!

Free Zoo Tickets!

The animal adventure doesn’t stop here! Visit us now through Sept 3 and receive a FREE admission ticket to the Santa Ana Zoo AND to the Orange County Zoo! Everyone who visits the Science Center will receive one free admission ticket to each zoo.


Wildlife Rescue Exhibit

Enter the fascinating world of Wildlife Rescue and step into the recovery efforts with people who dedicate their lives to saving animals. Explore the innovative ways used to capture, raise and release endangered species back to the wild. Learn More >



Kyra Sundance & Chalcy – Stunt Dog Team
Come see the world famous, energetic stunt dog duo, Kyra and Chalcy, as they perform acrobatic feats and humorous skits for adults and children of all ages! Kyra and Chalcy have been featured on Ellen, The Tonight Show, Entertainment Tonight, FOX News Live and more showcasing their stunning acrobatic routines with energetic jumping, body vaulting, and baton twirling.

Check out their fascinating show only at Discovery Science Center June 30 through July 8. This show is included with general admission – no additional cost or ticket required.


  • Sat  6/30 – Sun  7/1:  11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm
  • Mon 7/2 - Fri 7/6:  11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm
  • Sat  7/7 – Sun 7/8:  11:00am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm

Pet Rescue Groups

Visit with local pet rescue groups and learn about the efforts in our community to rescue dogs and other pets in need of care.

German Shepard Rescue Club of Orange County:

  • Sat 6/30 – Sun 7/1 from 11am – 3pm
  • Fri 7/6 – Sun 7/8 from 11am – 3pm

Guide Dogs for the Blind “Puppies in Training” (Wildlife Outpost)

  • Thurs 7/5 from 10am – 1pm

Dogs vs Humans Activity

Have you ever wanted to smell like a dog? Not likely. But if we are talking about their super-sense of smell, you might change your mind. Just how sensitive is a dog’s sense of smell? Come explore with us in this fun activity.

Animal Teeth Learning Station

Discover how animals’ teeth are designed for certain types of food, along with fun tidbits such as: How do dogs’ and cats’ teeth differ from each other? What North American mammal has the greatest number of teeth? And which group of animals has teeth that grow its entire lifetime?

“A Game of Chance”

Don’t miss our newest stage show just for summer! Join Team Tiger or Team Rhino and earn points to win awesome prizes while testing your knowledge and learning about endangered animals.


*Activities & schedule subject to change without notice.


Ticket Price

Adult : $14.95
Child : $12.95