The Academy’s signature fundraisers—Big Bang Gala in the spring and SuperNatural in the fall—are two of the Bay Area’s most-anticipated events of the year. Whether your crowd is haute couture or Halloween, you're invited to join us under our living roof in support of our mission to regenerate the natural world through science, learning, and collaboration.
Big Bang: Islands 2030
Thursday, April 27, 2023 | 6pm - 12am
This year's Big Bang will highlight the Academy's Islands 2030 initiative. Learn more about the novel, community-based conservation strategies that will slow and begin to reverse biodiversity loss across five key tropical archipelagos by 2030. Enjoy inspiring conversations, gourmet food, delectable drinks, entertainment, and more. Check out highlights from last year's event here.
Party After Dark
Thursday, April 27, 2023 | 8:30pm - 12am
Join us and celebrate our Islands 2030 work at the Bay Area’s best afterparty of the year. Enjoy a spectacular night of science, exciting live music, tasty bites, craft cocktails, and so much more. Early bird tickets on sale beginning January 10.