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Fernbank After Dark: On the Rocks

Friday, January 10, 2020 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. Cocktails, craft beer and small plates are available for purchase.

On the Rocks

7pm – 10pm

Beat those dead-of-winter seasonal blues as we kick off a new year of Fernbank After Dark. We’ll explore themed beverages and geology through a variety of fun hands-on activities.

7pm – 11pm

Enjoy exclusive after-hours access to all indoor exhibits, including the holiday-themed experience, Winter Wonderland

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

Experience the thrilling real-life moments when humankind took a giant leap into the future in Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D, made for Giant Screen and IMAX® theaters.

8pm – 9pm and 10pm – 11pm

Live music by Villain Family, performing a mix of humorous and heartfelt lyrics put to driving melodies that slap you right across the face. Their energy on stage will have you dancin’, drinkin’ and singin’ along. 


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 processing fee for tickets purchased online and a $3.50 fee for tickets purchased over the phone.

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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. 

Please note: WildWoods will not be open during this event; WildWoods evening hours resume April 2020. 

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

Schedule subject to change without notice.

*Credit cards only; no cash payments accepted.