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Fernbank After Dark: Love on the Brain

Friday, February 8, 2019 7:00 PM — 11:00 PM

Fernbank After Dark is a monthly series for ages 21+ featuring fun science activities, exclusive after-hours museum access, live music and a 3D giant screen movie. Craft beer, cocktails and small plates are available for purchase.

Friday, February 8, 2019

New format—tickets now include 3D movie admission!

7pm – 10pm

Explore the science behind love and attraction through hands-on activities, including practicing animal courtship displays, building your own love molecule and more. 

7pm – 11pm

Be the first in town to experience the new special exhibit, Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs, before it official opens February 9. All permanent exhibits will be open for self-guided tours.

7:15pm, 8pm, 8:45pm, 9:30pm or 10:15pm

Watch a brave king penguin waddle his way through one of the wildest places on Earth in a search to find his perfect mate in Penguins 3D. 

8pm – 9pm and 10pm – 11pm

Enjoy live music by singer, songwriter and rock n’ roll soul siren Rosey, who Entertainment Weekly called “The Lovechild of Robert Plant and Rickie Lee Jones.”


2019 Fernbank After Dark tickets are $14.95 for members and $19.95 for non-members. All tickets include admission to a special 20-minute 3D movie. A movie showtime must be selected at time of ticket purchase. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling 404.929.6400. There is a $3 convenience charge for online ticket purchases.

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Space is limited. Advance ticket purchase is recommended; walk-up tickets are not guaranteed. Tickets are non-refundable. A valid ID matching the name on the reservation must be presented for will call. Changes to dates and/or movie showtimes are subject to $2 a transfer fee.

Parking is limited and spaces will fill up quickly. We highly encourage using ride services such Uber, Lyft or taxis.

Schedule subject to change without notice.

*Credit cards only; no cash payments accepted.