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Adult Night: Mardi Gras

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Friday, February 9th 7pm-10pm Minimum Age 21. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door or $10 for Museum members.

Grab your krewe and join us for our Big Easy bash as Adult Nights moves to Friday nights. Discover the biodiversity of the bayou, taste Cajun cuisine, fish for "gators, and toast with hurricanes, featuring live music by Peter Lamb and the Wolves. Let the good times roll in "N"awlins"!

Dance in the 3-story SECU Daily Planet Theater, featuring live jazz by Peter Lamb and the Wolves.
Snare predatory reptiles in our Gator Den.
Compete for beads in our French Quarter Game Room.
Explore extreme mammaries, flashy animal courtships and more!
Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door, $10 for Friends of the Museum members (no matter when you buy). 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.

Become a Catalyst member and get access to sold out events. Enjoy the first round of drinks on us! For just $12 a month, you and a “plus one” will receive two free drink tickets at each Adult Night, a complimentary pair of tickets to one Adult Night of your choice and more! Become a Catalyst today!

All proceeds benefit the Friends of the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. Proceeds from Friends’ activities — including gift shop sales, memberships and events — support Museum programs, research and exhibits.


For the safety of all visitors, we ask that guests refrain from wearing full face masks or other items which completely 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.

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