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Fernbank After Dark: Weird Science

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00 PM — 11:00 PM

Fernbank After Dark is a monthly series featuring fun science activities, after-hours museum access, live music and a 3D giant screen movie. Cocktails, craft beer and small plates are available for purchase. Exclusively for ages 21+; IDs will be checked at the door. 

Weird Science

7pm – 10pm

Is Bigfoot real? Do aluminum foil hats prevent alien mind control? Learn more about the real science behind these puzzling questions through a variety of fun, hands-on activities and experiments.

7pm – 11pm

Experience Fernbank’s Halloween-themed outdoor experience, Woodland Spirits in WildWoods. And take advantage of after-hours, kid-free access to all indoor exhibits, including the NEW permanent exhibit, Fantastic Forces.

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

Follow the story of volcanoes from the Earth’s beginnings through modern day in Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation 3D, made for Giant Screen and IMAX® theaters.

8pm – 9pm and 10pm – 11pm

Enjoy live music by Mermaid Motor Lounge, a “space cowboy” alt rock band delivering atmospheric and dreamy melodies.

Tickets

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. Fernbank After Dark events are strictly limited to ages 21+; IDs are checked at the door. 

Fernbank After Dark: Weird Science Sponsored by

Novelis

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.