Engineering and Technology Night at Fernbank After Dark
At Fernbank Museum this year, science is receiving an after-hours twist. For this month's Fernbank After Dark series, the museum will be throwing an “Engineering and Technology” party, which will merge cocktails, food, and live music with exciting new science exhibits and activities to create the ultimate adults-only experience for Atlanta’s science lovers.
What To Expect
- 1 ticket to Fernbank After Dark on April 14th (includes full museum admission plus science activities and live music by Ellie Lawrence from "The Voice")
- 1 ticket for a specialty seasonal cocktail or craft beer
- 1 Giant Screen Film ticket - Please select desired showtime
Fernbank Museum is already the go-to destination in Atlanta for science and natural history fans of all ages. But this year, Fernbank is serving up something extra special just for the big kids with Fernbank After Dark, a monthly series for adults 21 & up!
Fernbank After Dark will revolve around different science-based topics, and the event for this month is dubbed the “Engineering and Technology Night” As the name suggests, guests will experience demonstrations from Big Nerd Ranch, Mass Collective and Games that Work showcasing some of the latest technological innovations. Ticket holders will also enjoy special hands-on discoveries, inspired by the new film Dream Big
To begin the night guests can hit Fernbank’s stunning new Mesozoic bar for a complimentary seasonal cocktail highlighting local spirits and craft beer. Nothing says “Night at the Museum” like a Fossil fizz with Old 4th Distillery Gin, blackberry jam, simple syrup, lime and soda. Then, with a tasty drink in hand, party–goers can explore a variety of interactive science activities, where they can enjoy group building challenges using everyday items. All of the museum’s indoor exhibitions will also be open for people to enjoy, including the special exhibit Wild
Before award-winning local musician Ellie Lawrence from "The Voice" hits the stage for an exclusive concert, guests can fuel up at the Fernbank Café, which will be serving a special gourmet small plate menu. Finally, guests will have the chance to experience their choice of one-of-a-kind film in the museum’s Giant Screen Theater. Dream Big takes viewers on a journey of discovery from the world's tallest building to a bridge higher than the clouds while transforming how you think about how engineering and pushing the limits of innovation. Extreme Weather 3D follows storm chaser Sean Casey all across the United States in search of western wildfires and deadly tornadoes in the plains. All in all, it will be a night packed to the brim with learning, fun, and frivolity, and one that you certainly don’t want to miss.