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September 2017
Music, All Ages

September 23

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Reactable Remix

Wanna master the super-cool Reactable? Drop by the Reactable Room in the Music & Sound Lab for expert guidance, and see if you can get the club jumpin’.

Theater, Science, All Ages

September 23

11:00 am - 11:30 am
$5 - $7

Dynamic Earth

In this film you’ll ride along on swirling ocean and wind currents, dive into the heart of a monster hurricane, come face-to-face with sharks and gigantic whales, and fly into roiling volcanoes as you explore the interlocking systems that shape Earth’s climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere.

Runtime: 25 minutes | View the trailer!

Music, All Ages

September 23

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Garage Jam

Stop by the Music Garage and rock out! Jam with a friend or two, and try out your chops on a variety of instruments. Museum staff will be there to help you out…but please, don’t play Free Bird.

Theater, Science, History, All Ages

September 23

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
$5 - $7

Dream to Fly

Since the beginning of history, people have dreamed of flying. Tales of mythical dragon flights thrilled ancient dreamers. Storytellers wove airy fantasies of magic carpet rides. Leonardo da Vinci stoked the dreams of flight with his fantastic drawings and through his eyes, we learned to look to nature for the secrets of flight. Dream To Fly is a poetic and touching story of aviation development through the ages. It presents the significant milestones on our route to conquering the skies – both in terms of technological breakthroughs, as well as our perceptions of flying itself.

Runtime: 35 minutes | View the trailer!

Theater, Science, All Ages

September 23

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
$5 - $7

Undiscovered Planets: The Search for Life Beyond Our Solar System

Are we alone? We’ve discovered over 1,500 planets orbiting other stars…and NASA predicts we’ll find life within the next 20 years beyond Earth. In our OtterBox Digital Dome Theater, explore what it takes to support life on other planets, and how technology is helping us search for new planets in our galaxy. This program is live-presenter led.

Science, All Ages

September 23

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Ferret Feeding Frenzy!

Watch our endangered black-footed ferrets tear into their weekend meal. Not for the squeamish or faint of heart…you’ve been warned!

Theater, Science, All Ages

September 23

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
$5 - $7

Incoming!

Embark on a journey back in time and across the Solar System, following the paths of asteroids and comets that have collided with Earth—and those that roam far from home. These ancient objects travel billions of years before reaching Earth, and their impact can be so powerful that just one collision can change the course of life on our planet.

Runtime: 22 minutes | View the trailer!

Theater, Science, History, All Ages

September 23

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
$5 - $7

Seeing!

Ride a photon across the galaxy to your mind’s eye and experience how we see. “SEEING!” follows a photon’s creation and journey across the galaxy to a young stargazer’s eye. The viewer follows the photon into the girl’s eye, learning the structures of the eye and their functions, prior to taking a ride on the optic nerve.

Runtime: 22 minutes | View the trailer!

Theater, Music, Adults

September 23

7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$10 - $12

LaserDome: Lady Gaga

Coming September 22nd & 23rd, LaserDome: Lady Gaga! Utilizing our state-of-the-art digital projection systems and other special effects, this is going to be nothing like the laser shows you might have seen before. Come and experience your favorite tunes from Lady Gaga with our booming surround sound system and mind bending immersive digital projections!
Note: This show may contain adult language.

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Theater, Music, Adults

September 23

9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$10 - $12

LaserDome: Lady Gaga

Coming September 22nd & 23rd, LaserDome: Lady Gaga! Utilizing our state-of-the-art digital projection systems and other special effects, this is going to be nothing like the laser shows you might have seen before. Come and experience your favorite tunes from Lady Gaga with our booming surround sound system and mind bending immersive digital projections!
Note: This show may contain adult language.

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