On Sale Now: Tickets to Adventure Science Center's New, Signature Fundraising Event

awaken: Wonder Saturday, November 5, 2022

Nashville, TN, September 1 - Tickets to awaken: Wonder are now available and Adventure Science Center expects this to be a sell-out event.

From 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm, guests are invited to engage with over 175+ interactives, including new spaces like Infinium Room and Adventure Gallery, while enjoying creative cocktails & cuisine, and extraordinary entertainment.

This unique, annual event is hosted after-hours so that the 21+ crowd can let their inner scientist out to play while supporting the science center's exhibitions and innovative, educational programming. Dress for the evening is creative cocktail and curated music will pulse through the building to create a lively backdrop to an unforgettable evening of fun. 

"This one-of-a-kind event is a great opportunity to enjoy an evening at the science center that raises funds to support programs that promote access, inspire curiosity & confidence, and engage communities," says Chief Development Officer, Kat Cloud. "We hope to raise more than $150,000 that will directly support our programs that encourage people of all ages to explore science, technology, engineering, arts, and math."

Tickets to awaken: Wonder are $150 and include food, cocktails & non-alcoholic beverages, entertainment, access to all exhibits, interactives, & the award-winning Sudekum Planetarium, and a donation to the science center.

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Adventure Science Center relies on contributions from individuals, corporations, and foundations to support the many programs and general operational funding needs. Gifts made in support of the science center are tax deductible. awaken: Wonder is an amazing opportunity to support Adventure Science Center's mission while enjoying a completely unparalleled night out in Nashville. 

A variety of event sponsorship levels from presenting to supporting include recognition and tickets. Details are available upon request by contacting Chief Development Officer, Kat Cloud, at kcloud@adventuresci.org

Members of the press may contact VP of Marketing & Communications, Suzanna Best, at sbest@adventuresci.org for more information or to request a media pass to cover the event. A limited quantity of passes is available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

awaken: Wonder is the major fundraising event for Adventure Science Center. 
Ticket proceeds directly support the science center’s innovative educational programs and operating needs.

General URL: adventuresci.org
Event Name: awaken: Wonder
Event Date + Time: Saturday, November 5, 2022, from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm 
Attire: Creative Cocktail
Ticket Cost: $150 (21+)
Ticket Link: bit.ly/awakenWonder
Event Webpage: adventuresci.org/explore/awaken-wonder/

Details are subject to change.


Now Open: Recycle Rainforest

Available September 1, 2022 - Spring 2023

Adventure Science Center is thrilled to invite guests into this all-new, immersive exhibit that explores the critical relationship between rainforests, the life they contain, and the global ecosystem. 

Recycle Rainforest uniquely combines creating and art with ecology and sustainability, providing an interactive, hands-on experience for visitors of all ages.

Recycle Rainforest is presented by Amazon and supported by AllianceBernsteinWaste Management, and Nissan Americas.

To schedule a guided tour of or access to the exhibit, contact VP of Marketing & Communications, Suzanna Best, at sbest@adventuresci.org

General URL: adventuresci.org
Recycle Rainforest URL: adventuresci.org/explore/recycle-rainforest/
Run Dates: September 1, 2022 - Spring 2023
Cost: Access to Recycle Rainforest is included with general admission which is $18 for adults (13-64+) and $14 for youth (2-12) / Members receive a 50% discount 
Additional Details: bit.ly/RR_Release

Current Thursday, Friday, Sunday, and Monday Hours: 9 am to 3 pm 
Extended Saturday Hours: 9 am to 6 pm