2019 Festival Schedule

Join us in the heart of downtown D.C. on Saturday, May 4, 2019 for this free, all-ages event!

Whether you bring a friend—or bring the whole family—you will find inspiration and enjoyment. The National Math Festival brings some of today’s most fascinating mathematicians together for a wide variety of presentations, performances, short creative films, and hands-on puzzles, games, art-making, mathletic competitions, and more!

Learn more about the activities and presentations taking place at the 2019 Festival below. Full schedule information, including event times and locations within the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, will be released by early 2019.

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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (All Day)

All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Additions, the Shop at MoMath & Author Signings

Stop by Additions, the shop at MoMath, for all your festival gift needs. We have…

National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath)

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Board Games Galore

Bring your own, or join a game in play! There are many excellent, mathematically fascinating…

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI)

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Flagway Games and Flagway Tournament

Math with your sneakers on! Play a pickup game of Flagway, and cheer your favorite…

The Young People’s Project (YPP)

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival

The Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival invites you to celebrate your mind with mathematics. Come see…

Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Make or Take Spiral

Take the Festival home—or back to your classroom! Get connected to local and national math…

Art of Problem Solving

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Math-Art Exhibit and Platonic Paper Folding

Fold and assemble a Platonic solid–your choice of a dodecahedron (12 sides) or icosahedron (20…

The Bridges Organization

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Mathical Reading Room & Coloring Corner

Take a break from the action, and curl up with a good book—or do some…

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI)

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

MathMINDs Games: South of the Sahara

MIND Research Institute took historical facts, ancient gameplay, mathematics, and the world around us to…

MIND Research Institute

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Natural Math and Math On-A-Stick

Make patterns, tile with turtles, count, spiral and play your way to mathy delight! The…

Natural Math and Math On-A-Stick

Event time: All Day — Saturday, May 4, 2019

Wonder-ful Math with MoMath!

Join the National Museum of Mathematics for a day of interactive fun! Slice shapes with…

National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath)