November 5, 2021
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Boldly go to our November First Friday featuring Star Trek! We will be commemorating the 55th anniversary of the original Star Trek series with special educational activities, trivia, featured speakers, and food and drink specials. End the evening with a screening of Star Trek: Beyond (2016) in IMAX.
Star Wars: Boba Fett and the Mandalorians
December 3, 2021
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Get ready for a night filled with bounty hunters, Mandalorians and rebels! Experience special photo ops and costumed characters from the 501st Legion and hear how this group designs and builds their own realistic props and costumes. Discover the real science behind Star Wars with educational activities and a building-wide game, or test your knowledge at trivia. End your evening with a screening of episodes of The Mandalorian. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for Grogu!
Nightmare Before Christmas
October 3, 2021
September 3, 2021
August 6, 2021
July 2, 2021
First Friday: The Mummy
June 4, 2021
Behind First Friday: A Conversation with Christina Carlson
First Friday is made possible by a team of Science Center staff from all across the organization, but Christina Carlson, Manager of Adult Programs at the Science Center, is one of the driving forces behind the scenes.
Become a First Friday Partner
First Friday is an adult-oriented program that explores the intersection between science and popular culture. We welcome First Friday Partners and vendors who are prepared for the following responsibilities and requirements:
- Bring merchandise and/or activities that connect with the First Friday theme for the evening.
- Arrive no later than 5:30 PM to set up your table and activity.
- Be ready to interact with visitors by 6 PM and staff your table until 9 PM.
- Handle all transactions related to your merchandise.