Upcoming Shows

BAHFest London

Saturday, March 25th, 2017
Host: Richard Sandling
Keynote: Tom Scott
Keynote: Matt Allinson
Judges: Simon Singh, Helen Keen, Tom Welton

Simon Watt
Louie Terrill
Philippa Skett
Dr. Kat Arney
Katherine Read
Ed Thorne


Sunday, April 23rd, 7pm, 2017
Kresge Auditorium at MIT
Keynote: Marc Abrahams
Host: Ben Lillie
Judges: Jodi Beggs, Sarah Hird, & Robert Gooding-Townsend

BAHFest Sydney

Friday, August 18th 7 PM, 2017
Powerhouse Museum
Host: TBD
Judges: TBD
Speakers: TBD

BAHFest San Francisco

Returns in Winter 2017!

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History of BAHFest

BAHFest is the brainchild of sometimes artist, always curmudgeon Zach Weinersmith, the auteur behind SMBC Comics. Inspired by a comic, BAHFest started as a live event in 2013 at MIT. There have been 8 successful, sold out BAHFest shows from London to San Francisco.
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Are you ready for Eternal Glory?

The winner of each BAHFest is immortalized by receiving a statue of alchemist Hennig Brand boiling his own urine in hopes of producing gold. Plus $500 cold hard cash. Submit your hypothesis today!
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