Experience the excitement of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon! Plan your visit by learning about Solar Decathlon public exhibit hours and special events.
All Solar Decathlon events are open to the public free of charge.
Public Exhibit Hours
The Solar Decathlon houses and surrounding Solar Decathlon village are open to visitors on eight days over two weekends. Public hours are from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily:
- Thursday, Oct. 3–Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013
- Thursday, Oct. 10–Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013.
Contest Winner Announcements
The first-, second-, and third-place winners of these contests will be announced at 10 a.m. in Hangar 244 at the Orange County Great Park:
- Oct. 10 — Affordability Contest and Market Appeal Contest
- Oc. 11 — Communications Contest and Architecture Contest
- Oct. 12 — Engineering Contest.
Competition Awards Ceremony
Join us Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. as we announce the winners of Solar Decathlon 2013! The competition awards ceremony will take place at Hangar 244 of the Orange County Great Park.