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Get your dose of mechanical mayhem as NightLife hosts an annual salute to all things robotic.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
6:00-10:00 pm, Prepare to be to be thoroughly impressed with Bistrobot—a sandwich making robot! PB&J, anyone? Yum!
6:00 - 10:00 pm, Roll through African Hall to catch cutting edge Robotic demos from the following:
- Catalia Health - robotic healthcare advancements
- Pure Rockets - cutting-edge drone technology
- Robogames - Mars Rover replica
- Dash Robotics - Educational robot creatures
- Silicon Valley Robotics - robo-geniuses helping to cultivate the future of engineering
- Anki - Self driving robotic race cars
- Simbe Robotics - Autonomous shelf auditing robot for retail industry
- krtkl - the building block processor to build any robot
6:00 - 10:00 pm, Ever wonder how Academy scientists study teeny, tiny insects and organisms with incredible clarity? See robo-imaging technology GIGAMacro in action.
Then, meet your favorite droid with Bay Area R2 Builders!
Digital Dance Party
6:00 - 8:00 pm, Do your best Robot in the Piazza to the dance worthy stylings of the Make It Funky DJ's.
8:00 - 9:00 pm, Get down with a guest appearance by DJ Mozhgan.
9:00 - 10:00 pm, Digitize with Pixel Memory.
Music presented by Noise Pop
6:00-10:00 pm, Explore a hackable physical space where robotics and performance collide with Circus Automatic.
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.
6:00-7:45 pm, Osher Rainforest—explore a lush, four-story rainforest that's teeming with life.
Please note: Planetarium seating is limited . Admission is available to NightLife guests on a first-come, first-served basis. No passes required. We recommend arriving 20 minutes prior to showtime.
PLEASE BE ADVISED
Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
Upcoming NightLife Events
Explore the weird, strange and downright mind blowing side to science as NightLife partners up with Wonderfest.
Explore the vibrancy of cities and architecture through the large scale installations of CCA grad students.
Sink your teeth into BiteLife, our annual event celebrating all things edible.
Channel your inner Jedi during an evening of galactic entertainment inspired by a galaxy far, far away.
NightLife is supported by the Koret Foundation.