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2022 Physics Day – Exclusive School Day

April 29

Take your classroom to new heights!

2022 Physics Day Date, 10AM – 5PM

April 29th

Physics Day at Six Flags Great Adventure offers knowledge and fun in one sweet deal. Students will explore math, science, and physics by observing (and RIDING) the mechanics of roller coasters, thrill rides, and more. With discount admission, meal packages, and workbooks, we’ve got everything you need to inspire the next generation of scientists.

Grab your spot before anyone else. Kick back, relax, and take credit for the best field trip ever! 

Launch into Learning

 Buy tickets online, today! Or download and fill out the form below to reserve your spot.

Nitro coaster at Great Adventure

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Stem Challenge Drop of Doom 

April 29th, 2022
9 – 10am
Parachutes

DON’T LET YOUR STUDENTS MISS THE EGG-CITING STEM COMPETITIONS DURING THE EXCLUSIVE PHYSICS DAYS IN 2022!   

  • Teams up to 4 Students
  • Different Prize Divisions based on design

Have your students design and build a vehicle to safely transport eggs on a thrilling 250 foot drop!* 

Bring it to the park and test your vessel on April 29th Only. 

EGG-Drop of DOOM Rules

  • Maximum Vehicle weight: 1 pound
  • Vehicle must land in target area, or it is disqualified (must fall straight down)
  • No parachutes, liquids, propellants, glass or other hazardous materials
  • No more than 27 cubic inches of foam or padding allowed (3”x3”x3”)
  • Any vehicle construction that would cause possible harm/damage/significant mess upon failure will not be allowed to drop


All decisions of the judges are final!

All Egg Drop of DOOM participants will receive certificates, and winning teams will receive prizes!

*In the event of bad weather conditions, the event will be moved to Showcase Theater.

Pre-Registration is required:

Register by contacting [email protected]

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Stem Challenge Skyway Kinematics

April 29th, 2022
1:30 – 2:30pm
Dream Street Skyway

Six Flags allows you a one-time opportunity to drop objects off a ride – for science!

Can you hit the target on the ground from the moving skyway?

What factors make this task difficult?

Open to all – Can you do better than your teacher can?

Pre-Registration is not needed – Just show up! 

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Stem Event

Meet the Engineer

April 29th, 2022
11am
Showcase Theater

Learn about building roller coasters and careers in engineering from:

Six Flags Chief Engineer, Larry Chickola 

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Stem Event

Meet the Engineer

April 29th, 2022
11am
Showcase Theater

Learn about building roller coasters and careers in engineering from:

Six Flags Chief Engineer, Larry Chickola 
OR
Six Flags Physics Day Workbook Author, Tom Paterson

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Stem Challenge Drop of Doom 

April 29th, 2022
9 – 10am
Parachutes

DON’T LET YOUR STUDENTS MISS THE EGG-CITING STEM COMPETITIONS DURING THE EXCLUSIVE PHYSICS DAYS IN 2022!   

  • Teams up to 4 Students
  • Different Prize Divisions based on design

Have your students design and build a vehicle to safely transport eggs on a thrilling 250 foot drop!* 

Bring it to the park and test your vessel on April 29th Only. 

EGG-Drop of DOOM Rules

  • Maximum Vehicle weight: 1 pound
  • Vehicle must land in target area, or it is disqualified (must fall straight down)
  • No parachutes, liquids, propellants, glass or other hazardous materials
  • No more than 27 cubic inches of foam or padding allowed (3”x3”x3”)
  • Any vehicle construction that would cause possible harm/damage/significant mess upon failure will not be allowed to drop
All decisions of the judges are final! All Egg Drop of DOOM participants will receive certificates, and winning teams will receive prizes!   *In the event of bad weather conditions, the event will be moved to Showcase Theater. Pre-Registration is required: Register by contacting [email protected]
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