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This week, NightLife breaks down the science of fermentation—from beer to cheese and everything in between!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Fermented Condiments, Cocktails and Chocolate
Explore the wide world of fermented goods with the following presentations & demos:
- 7:00pm - Fermented Hot Sauce Demo with Preserved
- 7:45pm - Kimchi and sauerkraut with Kraut Source
- 8:30pm - Chocolate with FireFly Chocolate
- 9:15pm - Honey Mead with SF Mead Co.
(Science Today/East Pavilion)
Head over to the East Pavilion for cheesy, fishy fermented goodness:
- 6:45pm - Fermented Fish (think pickled Herring!) with Sea Forager
- 7:30pm - Tasty chevre with Farm Curious
- 8:15pm - Lacto-Fermentation with Farm Curious
- 9:00pm - Mouth-watering mozzarella demo with It’s Not You, It’s Brie
6:00 - 9:30pm, View fermentation vessels used throughout history with Academy anthropology collections manager Laura Eklund.
6:00 - 10:00pm, Groove to a funk-tastic set of spinning 45's from DJ Tanoa in the Piazza.
MUSEUM 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, Color of Life—Discover a world of dazzling live animals and shimmering scientific specimens.
6:00-10:00 pm, Twilight Zone: Deep Reefs Revealed—Marvel at rarely-seen fish and invertebrates from little-known reefs and learn about Academy scientists who travel to mysterious underwater depths.
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.
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.
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NightLife is supported by the Koret Foundation.