The third Friday of every month from 5:30–9:00 pm, experience all that the Science Center of Iowa has to offer — minus the kids. Find some friends, grab a drink and enjoy live music from local artists and adult-themed presentations and programming!
General admission is $7; free for SCI Members.
A valid driver’s license is required for admission and must be presented at the SCI Box Office.
Learn more about our change to THIRD Fridays.
Enjoy different science programs and live music each month.
- January 18 — Science of a Hangover with music by Dang Felton
- February 15 — Snowball Science with music by DJ Ghost Party
- March 15 — Superhero Science with music by Dan Medeiros
- April 19 — Structural Science with music by Mississippi Jake
- May 17 — Science of Speed with music by Joshua Sinclair
- June 21 — Mess Fest with music by DJ Johnny Uppercuts
- July 19 — Moon Landing with music by DJ Dangie Darko
- August 16 — Survival Science with music by Ryan O'Rien
- September 20 — Chem 150 with music by Luke Hendrickson
- October 18 — Crime Scene Science with music by DJ Richie Daggers
- November 15 — Planetary Prom with music by DJ Cosmo
- December 20 — Science of Brewing with music by Adam Bruce
RSVP on Facebook for updates on each month's event!
NEW! Mixology Workshops
Each month, you'll have the opportunity to sign up for a workshop with a professional mixologist and learn the art and science of mixing a craft cocktail. Workshops are offered at 6:00, 7:00 and 8:00 pm.
- September 20 – Whiskey Tasting Flight ($30)
- October 18 – Des Moines Sour
- November 15 – TBD
- December 20 – Beer Flip Irish Stout
Cost: $15 per person (includes cocktail glass and drink; does not include Mixology admission)
Click "Purchase Tickets," then select the date of the event.
Mixology Workshops go on sale the night of the previous Mixology event.
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