• Image of Party After Dark poster
  • Packed dance floor in the Piazza at Party After Dark
  • Two women play a bone xylophone at Party After Dark
  • Image of DJ Umami
  • Guests dance in a circle at Party After Dark
  • 9 partygoers crowd into a giant clam for a photo op at Party After Dark
  • Guests cower in terror in front of an animatronic T. rex at Party After Dark

Big Bang: Party After Dark (21+)
Thursday, April 18, 2024 | 8:30 pm - 12 am

Celebrate and support the Academy's Thriving California initiative at the Bay Area’s best afterparty of the year.

Join us for a spectacular night of science, exciting live music, tasty bites, craft cocktails, and much more (all included in the price of your ticket!). 

General Admission tickets: $125
VIP tickets: $175

If you were an active Hive member on June 30, 2023, complete this form to redeem your VIP Party After Dark ticket(s). Please use the email associated with your former Hive membership. 


Featuring DJ Umami

DJ Umami

Bay Area powerhouse, San Francisco Giants' resident DJ, and member of the all-female DJ crew 'Peaches," DJ Umami has an unmistakable flavor and fervor she brings to any dance floor. A former DJ for the Golden State Warriors, she has opened for Dua Lipa, Anderson Paak, Questlove, Outside Lands, SXSW, and more. Don't miss her spinning live beats at Party After Dark!

Contact us
For additional event information, please call or email us at:
(415) 379-5411