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Orlando Science Center Is Hosting Science Night Dead For The Big Kids This Halloween

The Orlando Science Center will be hosting a Halloween party for adults on Saturday, October 22, at 8 pm.

This is the night you can dress up, let loose and enjoy everything you love about the Orlando Science Center, without the kids!

Science Night Dead Coming To Orlando Science Center

There’s no age limit on curiosity, and whether you're looking for a get-together of old friends or a fun date night out, Science Night Live, SORRY dead, is your chance to let out your inner child and experience the joy of science!

Explore interactive exhibit halls, try hands-on experiments in Dr. Dare's Lab, and catch special guest speaker Dr. Sandra Wheeler, an Associate Lecturer in Anthropology at UCF, who will be leading a discussion on “Anthropology of the Undead: Mummies, Zombies, and Vampires.”

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Guest Speaker

Dr. Sandra Wheeler, University of Central Florida Anthropology of the Undead: Mummies, Zombies and Vampires

In this fascinating talk, we will learn about the long history and complex relationship that humans have had with the supernatural, namely the undead. In this context we will focus on those undead who still have bodies, namely mummies, zombies, and vampires.

Please be advised, this presentation contains graphic images that some viewers may find disturbing.

Dr Sandra Wheeler UCF Orlando


Step into The Hive: A Makerspace and walk out with a new sense of creativity.

Whether you're making friendship bracelets or recycled costumes – you and your friends will create lasting memories during Science Night Live Workshops. Then, make your way to Dr. Dare's Lab, strap on a pair of goggles and a lab coat and become the scientist in these self-led experiments.

Science Night Dead Coming To Orlando Science Center


Explore the science center without the kids! With four floors full of interactive exhibits, there's no age limit on fun and curiosity!

From choosing an aerodynamic design to securing the safety of your driver, you and your crew will work together to design, build, test, and play with some of the most iconic and nostalgic racecars on the planet in our newest exhibition, Hot Wheels: Race to Win presented by Nemours Children's Health, on display for a limited time!

Science Night Dead Coming To Orlando Science Center


Whether it's the interactive Science Live! Show, competitive Science Trivia, or looking to the stars on the terrace, our staff prepares unique and exciting programs for your to enjoy during Science Night Live.

Science Night Dead Coming To Orlando Science Center

Limited tickets are available for just $19 and usually sell out online in advance so purchase yours today!

Orlando Science Center Members receive complimentary admission, but must reserve their tickets in advance.

Check out the Orlando Science Center's website for more details and to purchase tickets.

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