Polar Nights: Friday After Hours (Teen Night Out)
6 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 15
Open galleries. Open minds. Open late. Launch your weekend at the museum with music, art activities, talks, food and more on Friday nights. Tonight: Learn to be a DJ, tour the Art of the North galleries, challenge friends to a ping-pong battle in the atrium, sample free ice cream, watch Pink Floyd: The Wall in the planetarium. Atrium café kiosk open with snacks and beverages available for purchase. Half-price museum admission from 6 to 9 p.m., planetarium extra
Examine food-related media, especially items related to ice cream, pulled from the archives and enjoy ice-cream samples from Wild Scoops. Included with Polar Nights admission.
Ever wondered how to be a DJ? DJ Spencer Lee shares the basics about being a DJ, from equipment and beat matching to managing a library. Come for the full class to get the whole experience. Included with Polar Nights admission.
Love talking about art? Curious about the back stories of some of the pieces found in the Art of the North galleries? Join museum staff for a brief look into a few of the pieces, each with a surprising story. Geared for teen audiences, no registration required. Meet at steps to Art of the North galleries.
Gather friends for friendly competition over board games or billiards. Compete against other museum attendees for prizes and bragging rights. Tournament sign-up starts at 6 p.m. .