Friday, December 14, 2012

C-vent Selects the Fleet as a Top Holiday Party Venue

full dance floor
Dancing the night away
Cvent recently announced that the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center has been named one of the top places to host a holiday party in San Diego this year. As the holiday party season approaches, Cvent, which operates the number one marketplace for group meetings business in the world, developed this list to help those who plan these parties identify the top venues in their local area.

“We are honored to be selected among the top special event venues in San Diego by Cvent,” said Debbie Lowery-Cunning, Events & Group Sales Senior Manager at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. “This honor validates the significant effort we put into making sure our facility, offerings and service are top notch for our clients during the holiday season, as well as year round.”

The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center has been hosting special events since its opening in 1973. The Fleet offers an ideal atmosphere for your next meeting or special event. Featuring eight unique hands-on galleries, the Fleet has more than 100 science exhibits and four spacious meeting rooms (for lectures, board meetings, presentations or luncheons) as well as the 314-seat Eugene Heikoff and Marilyn Jacobs Heikoff IMAX® Dome Theater. The theater is the world’s first IMAX Dome theater, and it offers a dramatic venue for everything from presentations to planetarium shows to private film screenings.

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Exterior of the Fleet decorated for December Nights

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Events in Action

Click on the images below to watch slide shows of a couple great events held here at the Fleet in July.

IMAX Remix | July 12, 2012

ESRI Evening in Balboa Park | July 26, 2012

We definitely had fun planning for and hosting these events! Have they inspired you in planning for your next event? Contact our Special Events team at (619) 685-5761 or to find out more about holding your event at the Fleet and all the services we can provide to make it a truly unique experience for your guests.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

IMAX Remix

On July 12, IMAX® held an invitation-only event during Comic-Con at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center. IMAX Remix is a one-of-a-kind experience featuring iconic and unique IMAX movie scenes remixed to an electronic music interpretation, imagined and performed live by world-renowned DJ Glenn Morrison. After this unique screening, guests were treated to a first look at a highly-anticipated upcoming IMAX film.

These pictures demonstrate how both the inside and outside of our building can be transformed to create the perfect atmosphere for your event.

The Fleet's exhibits can provide
built-in entertainment for your guests!

Capturing the spirit of Comic-Con

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Congratulations, Dave & Vickie!

The Fleet Expands Our Roster of Amazing Events with Our First Fabulous Wedding

On Saturday, April 28, Dave and Vickie held their wedding at the Fleet. Over 200 guests watched them tie the knot near the Bea Evenson fountain and celebrated inside the science center. Our goal is very simple: to give couples the most memorable wedding possible. Planning a wedding today is time-consuming, expensive and difficult. Fleet Special Events staffers are passionate about helping brides and grooms simplify this task from start to finish. Working with your wedding planner, we provide helpful advice, useful tips and above all expert service—all of the elements you need to plan the perfect wedding. Ask lots of questions; we’re here to help make the wedding planning process fun and enjoyable and to ensure that your special day is unforgettable. To have your “happily ever after” at the Fleet, call (619) 685-5761 or send an email to and let the planning begin!

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012

2012 Brochure!

All New Special Events Brochure!

Make sure to check out all of the events offered at the Fleet! From Bar Mitzvahs to birthdays and weddings to proms, don't miss out on having your special day at one of the best venues around. Our brochure features all of space available in the Science Center to host your next meeting, presentation or get together. Wow your crowd with all of the bells and whistles offered through the Fleet and our exclusive vendors. Do something fun and host your next special event at the Fleet!