Today's Hours: 10am - 5pm

Search Icon
Buy Tickets

Spring Educator Appreciation Evening SOLD OUT

Friday, May 17, 2019 5:00 PM — 8:00 PM

This event is SOLD OUT. Sign up for Fernbank e-news for advance notice on upcoming free educator opportunities. 

Enjoy a special FREE evening just for educators featuring:

  • Special access to all indoor exhibits and WildWoods
  • Private reception featuring complimentary hors d'oeuvres
  • Free complimentary drink ticket
  • Free admission to the giant screen movie, Great Bear Rainforest 3D
  • Free admission to Fernbank’s Latin Dance Night

Join us for a special evening celebrating educators, where you can socialize with colleagues, enjoy an adult night out and learn about Fernbank's many field trip opportunities for the 2019-2020 school year. (Ages 21+ only; valid ID required school id or homeschool letter of intent required.)

5pm – 8pm
All educators and guests must check in before 8pm. 

Museum Explorations
5pm – 8pm
Enjoy afterhours access to all indoor and outdoor museum experiences, including WildWoods.

Great Bear Rainforest 3D 
Visit one of the most pristine wilderness environments on earth—the Great Bear Rainforest in British Columbia in this new in this new giant screen movie. 

Private Reception
7pm – 8pm
Enjoy light complimentary hors d'oeuvres as you mix and mingle during a private reception. Learn about 2019-20 Field Trip opportunities. Each registered educator will receive a complimentary drink ticket at check-in.*

Following the reception, all educators and guests are invited to stay and enjoy complimentary admission to Fernbank’s Latin Dance Night from 8pm – 12am. Dance the night away to Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia and Merengue. Craft beer, cocktails and tasty tapas will be available for purchase.

Cost: This special event is free for educators ages 21+. Space is limited and reservations are required by May 15, 2019. Limit 1 per guest per educator.** Need help or have questions? Contact us at 404.929.6306 or

Learn more about Field Trip offerings.

*Complimentary drink tickets provided for registered educators only.

**This event is offered exclusively for educators ages 21 and up with proper ID. Limit of 1 guest per educator. Guest must check in at same time as educator.