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Wild Weather Day

Wild Weather Day

Saturday, February 4, 2017, from 10am – 2pm 

Celebrate the new special exhibit, Wild Weather, and Fernbank’s first-ever 3D film, Extreme Weather 3D. Explore weather phenomena through activities, demonstrations and crafts. 

Scheduled Activities*

Wild Weather, Self-Guided Tours
10am – 5pm, Special Exhibition Gallery|
Discover the science behind the storms in this immersive, family-friendly exhibit.  

National Weather Service, Peachtree City
Enjoy Atlanta weather activities and demonstrations with a meteorologist.

Shaving Cream Rain Clouds
Discover precipitation in this eye-catching experiment.

“What’s the Weather?” Headband
Create a twistable headband that displays the current weather.

Cloud in a Bottle
Learn about clouds and watch them form instantly in a bottle.

Lightning Corner
Use static electricity levitation wands and the help of a Fernbank staffer to discover how lightning occurs.

Fold-and-Cut Snowflakes
Discover snowflakes and their intricacies with this hands-on craft.

Extreme Weather 3D**
10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, Fernbank’s Giant Screen Theater
Embark on a 3D dramatic journey to destinations with extreme weather conditions. 

Cost: Except where noted, all Wild Weather Day activities are included with Museum admission and are free for members.

Lead Sponsor of Wild Weather and Extreme Weather 3D

*Activities are subject to change without notice.

**Requires separate Giant Screen Theater admission, included in purchase of a Value Pass.