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Adult Nights: Superhero Science

  • Thursday, June 22, 2017
  • 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Adult Nights: Superhero Science

Adult Nights :: Superhero Science :: Activities :: Food & Drink

Can humans use echolocation, develop immunity to electricity, or resist being burned by boiling water? Learn what makes real-life superheroes tick and how science is uncovering the secrets behind their superpowers at the next Adult Night: Superhero Science on June 22. Plus, create your own superhero profile, see how your powers stack up against the natural world, and watch a live demo of how to punch like Superman. Do you have what it takes to wear the cape? Find out at Adult Nights: Superhero Science. Mutants welcome! Costumes encouraged.


  • Dance in the 3-story SECU Daily Planet Theater to the musical stylings of DJ Al-Ski Love of SPIN.
  • Create your own Superhero: Explore origins and develop abilities.
  • Craft shields and gadgets with the Scrap Exchange of Durham.
  • Master Your Powers: Conquer mental and physical trials.
  • Hang Like Spiderman on our Velcro Wall.
  • Punch Like Superman: Live martial arts demonstration.
  • Battle of the Professor Xs, live animals, trivia and more!

Tickets: $15, $10 for Friends of the Museum members. Beer, wine, cocktails and food will be available for purchase. You must be 21 years or older to attend. A photo ID is required for entry.

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Costume and Mask Policy

  • For the safety of all visitors, we ask that guests refrain from wearing masks or other items that obscure the face.
  • Costumes should not contain any elements which resemble, or could easily be mistaken for, an actual weapon.
  • The Museum reserves the right to turn away any guest with a costume that we deem offensive or unsafe.

Learn more about the Adult Nights Series

Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Andrea Jones at 919.707.9839 or andrea.jones@naturalsciences.org.

Sponsored by White Street Brewing Co. and 95X– Raleigh’s New Rock Alternative

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June 22, 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$15, $10 for Friends of the Museum members.


Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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Bradley Allf

Andrea Jones