Science on the Rocks: Wizarding World of Fantastic Bugs & Where to Find Them
Wizardry and wonder fill the air in this adults-only, magical night at the Museum, featuring our all-new exhibition, Bug Lab. Mingle with wizards and fantastic creatures with a cocktail in hand while you try one of many spectacularly spellbinding events.
- Encounter the fantastic beasts that Newt hand to wrangle, from mangrove monitors to thorny devil stick insects
- Search the Museum for fantastic bugs with magical defenses
- Try a taste of liquid nitrogen butterbeer straight from Hogsmeade
- Dragon heart string? Unicorn hair? Phoenix feather? This time you get to pick the wand as you craft your very own at Ollivander's
- Try your hand at potion-making as you concoct a special edible potion
- And so much more!
Discover the world of fantastic bugs in our Bug Lab special exhibition.
Step into a fantasy realm created by the bugs themselves inside Bug Lab. This magical world of interactive art installations will envelop you, as you venture through larger-than-life "bug chambers". Explore the world as bugs do, through incredible sensory experiences. Upgrade your experience for just $3 more.
For an additional $5, meet the fantastic bugs living right under our noses with Backyard Wilderness in IMAX®. Join Emmy Award-winning and Oscar®-nominated filmmakers Andrew Young and Susan Todd as they document a stunning array of unique wildlife imagery and behavior - all captured by cameras mounted inside dens and nests and moving along forest floors and pond bottoms. Showtime at 7:00 p.m.
Must be 21 or older. All sales final. Activities subject to change. Photo ID required for Museum entry. All IDs will be checked at the door. Check-in will be at Tryon St. Admissions. Cash/credit bars featuring beer, wine and liquor throughout Levels 1 and 2. Parking fee for Discovery Place Science Parking Deck is not included. Curio City Kitchen will be open, serving beer, wine and a special menu.
- Adults Only 21+
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10 in advance, $12 at the door. Add Bug Lab for $3. Add IMAX for $5.