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EndeavourLA Launch

A social media opportunity!

Space Shuttle EndeavourOur Twitter followers and Facebook fans are invited to register for a chance to attend the upcoming EndeavourLA Launch event! The California Science Center will host 50 social media guests as part of a celebration of the Space Shuttle Orbiter Endeavour from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on October 11, 2011.

The private event will feature a title transfer-signing of Endeavour from NASA to the California Science Center Foundation, along with an appearance from NASA’s STS-134 crew and Commander Mark Kelly. The EndeavourLA Launch event will herald Endeavour’s symbolic homecoming to the state where it was developed and built 20 years ago. The event is open only to working media, California Science Center members and donors, Science Center School students, and 50 social media guests.

Our social media guests will be able to attend the celebration and receive reserved seating, one free IMAX ticket, and keepsake items. Registration for the chance to attend will begin at 10:00 a.m. PST on Monday, October 3, 2011 and end at 5:00 p.m. PST on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Guests will be randomly selected from the registrants.

How do I register for the event?

The registration form is available here.

Registration opens at 10:00 a.m. PST on Monday, October 3, 2011 and ends at 5:00 p.m. PST on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Guests will be randomly selected from those who register.

What are requirements for registration?

You must be at least 18 years old to register.

By registering, you indicate that you will be able to attend the event in person. All attendees are responsible for their own transportation to Los Angeles and any accommodations.

Do I need an active Twitter or Facebook account in order to register?

Yes, this registration is only open to active social media users who are either followers of the California Science Center Twitter account or fans of our Facebook page.

All attending social media guests will be required to post photos, updates, or video about their experiences at the event. Twitter followers will be asked to use the hash tag #EndeavourLA.

Does this registration include a guest?

No, this registration is for one person only and does not include a guest.

When will I know if I’ve been selected to attend?

Selected individuals will be notified by e-mail confirmation containing additional information on Friday, October 7, 2011.

If you are selected to attend the event, your confirmation is non-transferable.

Do I have to use my IMAX ticket during the day of the event?

No, the ticket voucher will be valid through December 31, 2011.

Note: Cell phone reception in the event area is not guaranteed, so live posting from the event may or may not be possible depending on your cell phone service provider. Several charging areas will be provided for your electronic devices.

If you have further questions, send an e-mail to [email protected]

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