Spark After Dark
18+ Nights of Science

Spark After Dark

The best science comes out at night!

Come to the dark side, there is science over here!

Ever wonder what happens at Spark After Dark? This adult-only event series is filled with evenings of science-tastic programming! Spark After Dark is here with the food, the drinks, the ice cream, the music, and of course, the science!

What can you expect from an 18+ night at the science centre?

  • The entire science centre is open for an adults-only evening of fun!
  • Enjoy full bar service and sip on a specialty-themed cocktails.
  • Indulge with in delicious snacks and treats provided by the Spark Eatery, and partners.
  • Dying to try Astronaut Ice Cream? There's no better time than the present!
  • Catch a show in the newly renovated Infinity Dome.

Spark Memberships for Adults and Students

Spark Members receive all kinds of perks like free parking and admission to events, as well as: a 15% special discount at the Spark Eatery, Astronaut Ice Cream and the Spark Store on Spark After Dark evenings! (The regular discount for members is 10%). Buy a Spark Membership here, and always have exclusive access to science!

Upcoming Dates

  • June 9, 2023

This party will be out of this world!

Is There Life Out There? 18 +

On June 9, get ready for an outer space adventure at Spark After Dark! Beam up your closest intergalactic pals and buckle up for an epic journey filled with cosmic exploration and answers to the BIGGEST questions in the universe!

From 6:00 PM to midnight, the Spark galaxy is open to adults only!

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  • August 11, 2023

So Robot

These are the droids you're looking for – at this Spark After Dark that is. Take a byte of all things robots, engineering, coding and technology at this adult night at the science centre.

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  • October 13, 2023


If Spark's got it, haunt it! What is the science behind fear? What causes humans to be scared of things like ghosts, bugs, heights, and more? Look behind the curtain of fear during this fang-tastic Spark After Dark!

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  • December 15, 2023

Greatest Hits

Like protons this year of Spark After Darks has been very positive! For one last positive charge of 2023, join Spark for this evening where we explore all of the best parts of: arousal, life in space, robots and fear!

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There is more fun with science where that came from!

Come see what Spark has to offer for science lovers ages 1 to 101.

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