Festivals & Events, Kids & Teens

FIRST Idaho Regional Robotics Competition

When: Thu., March 30, 9 a.m. and Fri., March 31, 9 a.m. 2017

Robots will fill Taco Bell Arena for the FIRST Idaho Regional Robotics Competition. Teams from 35 high schools will run their ’bots through a series of challenges, hoping to advance to the nationals. Competitors worked for six weeks to design, build, program and test their robots, which this year are based on a steampunk theme. Watch them in action starting at 9 a.m. both days, with the finals from 1:30-4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Price: FREE