Spark After Dark
18+ Nights of Science

Spark After Dark

The best science comes out at night!

Spark After Dark (18+) is back! Come to the dark side, there is science over here!

It is a new year, and a new Spark After Dark! Back by popular demand, 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 10, 2022

Beyond The Rainbow

The award-winning theme makes its comeback! Explore the intersections of gender and sexuality as we partner with local organizations to bring you a night of fun and topical chats, performances and workshops.

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  • August 12

The Games People Play

Games! Riddles! Activities! Whatever you know them as join solve problems, collaborate with others, and put your brain to work during an evening of gamification and understanding how games create the foundation of life-long skills.

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  • October 14

Bon Appetite!

Food. It brings people together and represents an intersection of socialization, history, and geography. Understand how food has connected humanity through history, take in a culinary class or two, and dive deep into the what the future of farming might look like.

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  • December 9

Sparking the Holidays

Who doesn’t love surprises? The final event of the 2022 Spark After Dark issure to be a celebration of the holiday season, and this night will be anything but silent. Join us for holiday festivities, good company, and celebration of the year.

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There is more science where that came from!

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

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