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Noise Pop NightLife
The Vinyl Room
6:00 - 10:00pm, Take a vinyl safari through crates of vintage records and check out great album and poster art in Amoeba Music's mobile record store. Vintage not your style? Roll through some fresh Bay Area indie record collections with BARF (Bay Area Record Fair).
Spin Art Science Swamp
6:00 - 10:00pm, Feeling artsy? Try your hand at spin art inspired by records with Julia Jane Moore.
6:00 - 10:00pm, Learn about the molecular mechanisms of hearing with Shih-Wei from UC Berkeley's Molecular biology department and become immersed in recorded nature sounds from Nature Sound Society.
Get in the Groove
6:00 - 10:00pm, Dive under water and get your groove on with a DJ set by Damon Eliza Palermo.
Noise Pop Piazza
8:00pm & 9:00pm, Catch live performances from opening act, Charlie Hilton (of the band Blouse) performing pop-infused tracks off her new solo debut. At 9:00pm, catch the main act, Gardens & Villa as they serenade science lovers with their SoCal inspired pop.
Music presented by Noise Pop
FOOD & DRINK
A variety of food options are available at NightLife from 6:00-9:30 pm, including The Academy Cafe, The Terrace located in the West Garden, and The Academy Cafe Food Cart located in the front lobby. Enjoy a different fresh seasonal "craft on draft" cocktail at each NightLife bar area designed by our resident mixologist Shane McKnight! All bars accept cash and credit cards.
EXHIBIT TIMES 6:00-7:45 pm, Osher Rainforest—explore a lush, four-story rainforest that's teeming with life.
6:00-10:00 pm, Discover a world of dazzling live animals and shimmering scientific specimens in Color of Life
PLEASE BE ADVISED
- Planetarium passes are distributed to visitors on a first-come first-served basis.
- Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will also be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
Take a tour of the Universe with a sprinkling of the hottest news stories from astronomy and the space sciences!
Upcoming NightLife Events
Get ready for an evening of sparkling, shimmering science with the new Gems and Minerals exhibit.
NightLife LIVE performances by Dan Deacon and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, presented by Treasure Island Music Festival
Feed your brain and body this week as NightLife hosts an evening of yoga inside the greenest museum on the plane
The creatures come out at night as NightLife joins forces with the Bay Area Science Festival!
NightLife is supported by the Koret Foundation.